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Types and Timing of Breast Surgery

Your breasts are a defining feature on your body – if you are unhappy with the shape, size, or look of your chest, it can impact how you feel about your entire appearance. If you have decided breast surgery is something that will give you more confidence, planning ahead is essential so you can schedule your procedure to fit your life. There are a variety of breast procedures to meet your specific goals: Breast Augmentation:… Read Full Post


Dos and Dont’s of Plastic Surgery (tips for prepping and recovery)

Breast enhancement has long been the most popular plastic surgery procedure, but there are several surgical options available depending on what you would like to achieve. Two of the most popular procedures are augmentation/enlargement and breast lift. Each procedure offers its own set of advantages, so it’s important to understand the difference between the two. If you want larger breasts, then augmentation is the procedure for you. There are several decision points required with relation… Read Full Post


Breast Augmentation – When To Have Your Procedure

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures. It can increase the size of your breasts, restore breast volume, achieve a more rounded breast shape and/or improve natural breast size asymmetry. If you have decided breast enhancement is something that will give you more confidence, planning ahead is essential so you can schedule your procedure to fit your life.   While you may be able to walk around and perform simple tasks just… Read Full Post


What You Need To Know About Gummy Bear Breast Implants

Gummy bear implants are a new and innovative option available for breast augmentation. The term “gummy bear” describes the thick consistency of the silicone gel within the implant shell. More cohesive than traditional silicone, this gummy-like gel holds its shape for a full and flattering look. How Are Gummy Bear Implants Different From Other Implants? All breast implants share a few similarities. They consist of a silicone shell and either a silicone or saline fill… Read Full Post


Signs That Breast Augmentation Is Right for You

Breast augmentation has a long and successful history of helping women enhance their figures. The popular procedure uses implants to increase or restore breast size for a flattering look. Hoping to achieve unique aesthetic goals, hundreds of thousands of women undergo breast augmentation each year. There are many reasons why you may want to consider breast augmentation. Keep reading for some of the top signs that this cosmetic surgery is right for you. Physical Signs… Read Full Post


Do Implants Lift Sagging Breasts?

In most cases, breast augmentation with implants is not enough to lift sagging breasts. The procedure does not correct low nipple position either. Yet the idea that breast implants can achieve these goals is everywhere. Keep reading for more information about this common misconception. What Breast Implants Can Do Saline and silicone implants are intended to increase breast size. They can restore volume lost due to pregnancy, weight reduction or age. Breast augmentation with implants… Read Full Post


What Happens If I Don’t Replace My Breast Implants?

Breast implants are not lifetime medical devices. Patients who undergo breast augmentation can reasonably expect to remove and replace their implants at some point. But is there a right time to do so, and what happens if you keep the same implants for many years? Keep reading to find out. When to Replace Breast Implants You may have heard that implants need to be replaced after 10 years. That is a misconception. The idea likely… Read Full Post


What Breast Augmentation Can Do For You

Women seek breast augmentation for a number of different reasons. Dr. Robinson is a board certified plastic surgeon who knows that every woman has a unique set of circumstances that has led her to consider breast augmentation.  He loves to share his many years of experience regarding the benefits of this surgery with prospective patients. If you are on the fence about breast augmentation, check out some of the reasons why thousands of women choose implants… Read Full Post


When It Comes to Gynecomastia, Exercise Is Not a Solution

Much to the dismay of men of all ages, many find that their chest fails to possess a manly disposition. Taking matters into their own hands, men head to the gym with the resolve to shape and tone their upper body in hopes of defining a more masculine chest. Soon, however, many of these men will find out that exercise may not be enough to give their chest a strong and muscular appearance. Still left… Read Full Post


Breast Augmentation: More than Cup Size Alone

A familiar and somewhat easy measurement, women often request a specific cup size when first considering breast augmentation. “It is very common for patients to try and correlate the size (in cc’s) of a breast implant with the cup size they are trying to achieve,” says Dr. Robinson. While it is natural to have a cup size in mind—this should not be the determining measurement when it comes to your breast augmentation. Dr. Robinson explains, “Do… Read Full Post


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