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May 30

Before And After Of Breast Augmentation: Pre-Op And Post-Op Tips The Doctor Probably Won’t Tell You

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

Before Breast Augmentation: Have your primary care physician run a complete battery of blood tests if your plastic surgeon doesn’t recommend it. This will help to catch any potential complications caused by anesthesia or antibiotics. Exercise and eat right. A healthy body recovers from surgery faster and more easily than an unhealthy one. Also, you’ll […]

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TearDropVsRoundImplants
Jul 16

Teardrop Breast Implants

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

When a woman goes into the doctor’s office to find out about getting breast implants, they will talk about the reasons why the implants are needed, what the procedure will involve and which shape the woman would like her breasts to be in. There are two basic shapes and they are the rounded breast implant […]

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Implant Profile
Jul 15

High Profile Breast Implants

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

The profile of a breast implant is the amount of forward projection off of the chest wall versus the width of the implant base. There are three basic profiles that are associated with breast implants. They are the moderate, moderate plus, and the high profile breast implants. The way to describe these profiles better is […]

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breast implant incisions
Oct 31

Incisions of Breast Implant Surgery

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

Apart from choosing the right implants, incision placement is something you need to go over with your surgeon before the surgery. Each placement of the incision has its pros and cons, and this information will help you get better understanding of them so you can discuss it with your surgeon.
In this article, we will talk about the 3 most common incision placements. You can familiarize yourself with the methods so that you know what to ask or discuss with your surgeon.

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breast lift surgery
Oct 29

The Truth Behind Breast Lift Surgery

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

The breast lift surgery is one of the most conducted cosmetic surgeries done in the United States. What does the procedure involve? What makes a good candidate for this type of surgery?

This post talks about the procedure, the cost, the qualifications of the candidate and whether you need it done. It is more than just a simple nip and tuck. The preparation before the surgery is an important part of the success.

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silicone vs saline breast implants
Oct 20

Selection of Breast Implants: Silicone Vs Saline Implants

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

Silicone vs saline implants? This is one of the most important questions to consider when it comes to having breast augmentation surgery. There have been so many debates to what qualifies as the best material for breast implants.

There are many things that define each type and what makes one more popular than the other in each area of the world for example, surgeons in the U.S. prefer to choose saline implant over silicone based on number of reasons. In this post, we go through the differences between the two. These are things that you must know, should you consider getting breast augmentation surgery.

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silicone breast augmentation
Oct 16

Choosing the Right Shapes and Sizes of Silicone Breast Implants

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

There are many shapes and sizes of silicone breast implants to choose from. It is something that you should do a bit of a research about prior to discussing and making the decisions with your surgeon.

First of all, you need to have some idea of how you want to look and set realistic expectations. Then you need to discuss it with your surgeon. But certainly, it is best to know what you’re going to put into your body prior to meeting up with your surgeon. …

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fat grafting breast
Aug 31

Fat Grafting Breast Augmentation

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

Just imagine being able to lose inches in the areas like waist and thighs only to put that back in the areas you want to gain more volume like in your breasts and buttocks… Wouldn’t that be wonderful?

It is indeed! And now it is possible! The latest innovation and techniques allow you to suck out the fat cells from the abdomen, and thighs or other areas to re-inject them into the areas you want. But how does it work exactly? Is it long-lasting? How much will it cost? Find out about all that here!

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Aug 26

Uncover the Science behind Fat Transfer Breast Augmentation

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

The latest medical advancement in cosmetic surgery has offered a new way of breast enhancement using patient’s own unwanted fat. Fat transfer breast augmentation is certainly receiving a lot of attention, and at the same time there are debates to whether it works, and more importantly, if it is safe in both short and long terms.

It definitely sounds like a dream come true for every woman to lose the unwanted fat from other areas only to have it put back into the breast or buttocks to create a more curvaceous shape. But is this procedure as good as it claims? Is there any side effects? What about the cost? …

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dangers of breast implants
Aug 26

Dangers of Breast Implants

By Claire Mier | Breast Augmentation

No one says getting breast augmentation surgery is a walk in a park. We heard of it but we have never really got the picture. There are so many other things involved when it comes to getting breast implants.

If you’re serious about getting breast augmentation surgery here’s what you need to know; it involves long down time, the high and on-going cost, and the pain, not to mention other dangers of breast implants and side effects. But what most of us still don’t know is around 10% of all the implants have to be redone within the 10-year period. There are also other life-threatening risks that are side effects of this cosmetic surgery.

If you are one of many people who are considering getting a breast augmentation surgery, are you aware of these risks?

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