A new innovation may make its way into Californian’s breast implants in the near future. Learn what Establishment Labs is doing with the already popular silicone breast implant. A new spin on the breast implant When Apple created the iPad, just about every other major tech company took a whack at designing a tablet of… Continue Reading »
Category: Breast Augmentation
Breast augmentation is still the most performed surgery in cosmetic enhancement today, but what if your breasts got in the way of what you love the most? Read more about what women are saying about breast reduction. For women, the breasts are one of the most feminine parts of your body. Breast augmentation is still… Continue Reading »
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is getting underway, and you may be thinking about how you can make a difference in the lives of the 200,000 plus women that will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. Find out what prevention measures you can take in the fight against breast cancer. National Breast Cancer Awareness… Continue Reading »
Breast augmentation has not been outranked as the top cosmetic surgery procedure for six straight years ever since silicone made its strong comeback in 2006. How has this breast enhancement procedure sustained such impressive numbers? Here are some factors that definitely have a huge impact on its success.
A Brief History on the Beginning of Breast Implants Fifty years ago, the modern breast implants that we use today were just bursting onto the scene. Since then, hundreds of thousands of women a year have made breast augmentation the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure in the United States. This is how breast implants evolved… Continue Reading »
There is a frequently performed surgical procedure in the U.S. that is continuing to receive more and more patient satisfaction by the year – breast augmentation. And for women considering breast augmentation, there are three safety measures you can take to ensure peace of mind before, during and after your surgery.
MemoryShape gets the OK from the FDA When it comes to breast augmentation, one size (or shape) doesn’t fit all. There are many different types of implants to choose from, and differences range from shape, size, the type of material it’s filled with, and even where in your body they’re placed. Well, a new type… Continue Reading »
The “gummy bear” silicone gel breast implants are now cleared for use. If you keep yourself up-to-date in the world of cosmetic surgery, the term “gummy bear” should hold two meanings for you: the sugary candies, and what are known as “gummy bear breast implants,” the nickname for a type of silicone gel implant that’s… Continue Reading »
It’s one of the most common questions that I hear from my patients: how will my breast implants impact cancer screening? Many of my breast augmentation patients have friends or family members who have suffered with breast cancer. Some have even fought the disease themselves. Although breast implants can make mammogram images more difficult to… Continue Reading »
A recent clinical study shows that breast augmentation improves quality of life, well-being and sexual satisfaction. Conducted as a joint effort by doctors in the United States and Canada, this study showed significant improvement across all measured quantities. While patients and physicians have long held that breast implants have a dramatic effect on patient quality… Continue Reading »