How Med Spa Treatments Fit with Your Breast Augmentation

Sun damage, wrinkles and sagging skin on the upper part of the chest are common cosmetic concerns for many women. The good news is that these worries can be addressed with nonsurgical treatments that can be added to your breast augmentation. This means that you won’t have to schedule a separate appointment, and your nonsurgical … Read more

Will Your Breast Augmentation Scar Be Obvious in a Bikini?

One of the most common questions that women have before getting breast augmentation is, “What will the scar look like?” While all surgical incisions will leave some amount of scarring, a skilled plastic surgeon should be able to place incisions in such a way that they will be easily hidden beneath a bikini top. This … Read more

The Best Breast Implants to Fit Your Lifestyle

One of the most common questions we get during breast augmentation consultations is, “What’s the best type of breast implant for me?” There are so many different variables that go into answering this question that there’s not a quick cookie-cutter answer. To help you figure out what the best breast implants for you are, consider these three … Read more

Should You Worry about Breast Implants Making You Sick?

Since the FDA requested that pharmaceutical company Allergan recall certain textured breast implants back in July, some women have questioned whether or not they should have their implants removed. Despite scary stories online, the risk of your breast implants making you sick is still very low. That said, if you’re experiencing any strange symptoms, it is always … Read more

4 Tips for Being Active after Breast Augmentation

Getting up and moving after your breast augmentation can have its benefits, but you do need to make sure you’re not overdoing it. These four tips should give you a better idea of what kind of exercise restrictions you’re looking at after breast augmentation and how to ease your body back into your workout routine. Give Yourself … Read more

Breast Augmentation Anesthesia – 3 Big Questions

We get a lot of questions about anesthesia, especially from women considering breast augmentation. It’s completely natural to feel a little anxious about this aspect of enhancing your breasts, but asking questions and doing a little research are the best ways to give you peace of mind. To get you started, here are the answers … Read more

Dr. Harrington Presents Sientra Study Results

Dr. Harrington is a scheduled “Global Hot Topic” speaker at the ASAPS Aesthetic Meeting 2018  in New York. The conference gathers ASAPS members together to evaluate techniques currently in the patient spotlight, as well as identify how to separate hype from reality. The 10-year study on Sientra breast implants  specifically looked at the long-term performance of cohesive silicone gel (“gummy bear”) breast implants. Study results … Read more

Saline? Silicone? Exploring Your Breast Implant Options

Breast augmentation isn’t a one-size-fits-all procedure, nor a one-breast-implant-type-suits-all scenario. If you’re considering breast implants, chances are you’re looking for increased volume and breasts which appear bigger overall. How you achieve this will be a personal decision, based on the outcome you want, your natural body shape and which of the breast implant types you prefer. Saline … Read more

Breasts ‘R’ Us

Welcome! I am new to this blogging thing, and am very excited to share my thoughts and expertise with you through this venue! My goal is going to be to write a brief note on a different topic every 2 to 3 weeks. Please feel free to let me know if there is something in … Read more