If You’re Worried, It’s OK to Have Your Breast Implants Removed

Recent studies have left some women questioning whether or not their breast implants could be making them sick. While there is still much more to learn, it is perfectly OK to opt for breast implant removal if you are concerned about your health or wellbeing due to breast implant illness. This brief guide will outline what breast implant … Continue reading “If You’re Worried, It’s OK to Have Your Breast Implants Removed”

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 … Continue reading “Should You Worry about Breast Implants Making You Sick?”

Should You Do Something to Help Your Breast Implants Settle?

Your procedure went well, you’ve made it home, now what? Should you massage your breasts? How should you sleep? These are common questions many women ask about their recovery process. This quick guide should help you figure out what to do after breast augmentation for smooth and effective healing. Massage after Breast Implants You might have heard … Continue reading “Should You Do Something to Help Your Breast Implants Settle?”

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 … Continue reading “Dr. Harrington Presents Sientra Study Results”

Should You Pick a Female Plastic Surgeon for Breast Augmentation?

One of the most important decisions you’ll make about your breast augmentation is which plastic surgeon you’ll trust to do it. Breast augmentation is incredibly popular, and there are numerous plastic surgery practices offering it. Aside from choosing a plastic surgeon who is board-certified and experienced in breast surgery, should you also opt for a female plastic … Continue reading “Should You Pick a Female Plastic Surgeon for Breast Augmentation?”

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 … Continue reading “Saline? Silicone? Exploring Your Breast Implant Options”

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 … Continue reading “Breasts ‘R’ Us”