Breast Augmentation - Regain Your Youthful Figure
Breast augmentation surgery is a very popular cosmetic procedure that is provided for women
who wish to improve the size of their breasts, and regain a youthful figure.
Women in their middle age, or those who have experienced massive weight fluctuation, or those
who have been breastfeeding often complain of limp breasts which have lost their volume. Some
have breasts that feel heavy and saggy while others feel the loss of form. Women want to feel
beautiful once again, and the breasts play an important role in this regard. Breast augmentation
surgery is an optimal solution for each of these conditions, and it is also a very popular cosmetic
procedure today. Women can find reputable breast augmentation centers in Manhattan, New
York City. These plastic surgery facilities are accredited by the American Association
for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF) and offer the services of trained
and experienced breast augmentation specialists and support staff.
If you decide to go ahead with the procedure, the initial step is to find a plastic surgeon who is
qualified and experienced and with whom you can communicate comfortably about your needs.
The surgeon will determine if breast augmentation is the right option for you, and provide
customized surgery that will give you the best aesthetic results.
Types of Breast Augmentation Procedures to Choose from
• If the patient decides to go for augmentation using breast implants, the next step would be
to decide where to make the incision through which the implant is to be inserted. It is
either in the armpit, around the nipple, or in the crease under the breast depending upon
• The plastic surgeon will also guide you in determining which kind of implant and its size
would be ideal for your desired figure. There are saline implants filled with saline
solution, and silicone implants with silicone gel. Saline implants are filled after they are
inserted, whereas silicone implants come pre-filled. Saline implants are generally only
recommended for skinnier and younger girls. Silicone implants provide a more natural
feel and have a lesser risk of rupture.
• There is another form of breast augmentation that has recently gained a lot of popularity
known as fat transfer breast enhancement. This procedure involves the extraction of
excess fat from areas of the body such as the abdomen, thighs, and sometimes hips. The
fat removed is purified and injected into the breasts to augment their size and shape. The
risk of the body rejecting the implants is eliminated since it is the patient’s own fat.
• There is also a procedure known as composite breast augmentation, a technique where a
fat graft is added to cover the implants, forming an extra layer of tissue for an even more