Breast Augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery operation requested in the United States. However, for such a popular procedure, there are still a lot of questions surrounding it.
This video and article titled “The ABCs of Breast Augmentation” can help anyone interested to learn the basics of the procedure. Click on the link to read the article as well.
As stated in the video, one of the biggest questions for anyone looking into getting a boob job asks is the size. Writers, Katherine Stuart and Brian Brzowski, published an article explaining if there is actually a “right size” for breasts from their years of experience in:
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), breast augmentation surgery is yet again the number one surgical procedure in this country. And while it is true that many women would like their breasts to be bigger, there are also many women who would like their breasts to be smaller. Where is the right-sized breast in the middle?”
After figuring out the right size that best suits you, then comes the next big question. The breast implants themselves. There are so many different kinds of breast-implants out there.
Doctors Camille Cash and Ashley Gordon go more in detail about the different kinds of implants available in the article:
On one hand, women considering breast augmentations today have never had it better. There are more breast implant options than ever in terms of size, shape and materials.
On the other hand, are there too many?”
“You have so many different types of implants available now – from the amount of fill in the shell of the implant. So many different profiles,” explain , a board certified plastic surgeon in Austin. “Five or six profiles of implants and so there really is, I think, the perfect implant for every patient. I think it’s up to the surgeon to really figure out what is the look they’re going for. How much volume do they want? And taking those measurements to figure out which implant is going to fit their frame will also give them the look that they want.”
According to the Plastic Surgery Channel “
There are three main types of breast implants available for patients wanting or breast revision surgery.”
· are a silicone shell filled with IV fluid.
· are a silicone shell filled with silicone gel. These implants do not hold their round shape.
· are also a silicone shell filled with silicone gel. The difference is in the consistency of the gel. These implants are a little bit firmer in texture like the gummy bear candy, which holds its shape even when cut into.”
Everybody’s body is different, there is not a one size fits all answer when it comes to breast augmentations. Weather it is the size, shape, or material, do lots of research to make sure it is the best options for you.