How To Choose The Best Breast Implant For You

There are many factors to consider when trying to decide which breast implants are right for you. You may be asking yourself how big to go, or which implant material is right for your aesthetic goals. In addition, the shape and texture of the implant along with the placement within the breast pocket can impact the final look of your breast augmentation. Fortunately, you don’t have to tackle these questions alone. At the Newman Plastic…

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What Makes You Disqualified For Breast Augmentation?

A lot of people consider having a little work done to their body and are feeling more positive about cosmetic surgeries. Although plastic surgeries are very safe given that qualified doctors perform them, it still is not for everyone. Breast augmentation, one of the most popular cosmetic procedures, is harmless but there are people who cannot have them. Here are some of the reasons why you can be disqualified for having breast implants: Have an…

Breast Reconstruction Myths

Top 4 Breast Reconstruction Myths Debunked

Perhaps you have struggled with breast cancer for years. You have dealt with radiation and chemotherapy. Nothing about cancer scares you anymore. Strangely though, you have second thoughts about breast reconstruction. On one hand your self-esteem has been compromised because of how your chest looks after a serious battle with cancer. On the other hand, you really want to consider breast reconstruction but you’re faced with fears. Chances are, you have heard or read so…

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Causes And Treatments For Tubular Breasts

Tubular breasts involve one or both breasts that are asymmetrical and they appear to have a swelling of the areola. It is not very clear what causes this condition however it mostly happens in girls during their puberty. Some medical experts suggest that tubular breast are a result of abnormal gland development caused by collagen excess in the fascia and other connective tissue components that change the shape of the breast. It is unfortunate that…

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Reconstruction Surgery After Your Mastectomy

You're faced with the diagnosis of breast cancer and you feel overwhelmed. That's completely understandable. Your oncologist suggests a mastectomy and the surgery date is set. But before you head to the hospital, be sure to talk to a plastic surgeon who specializes in breast reconstruction. A consultation will calm you and reassure you about life after your mastectomy. Read on to learn more. Choosing to Have Reconstruction Surgery Oncology surgeons will often inform their…

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Popular Breast Implant Questions Answered!

Standing first in line as the top commonly performed cosmetic surgical procedure in United States, there are over 300,000 breast augmentation procedures performed annually in America alone. Despite it being a common procedure, many still regard breast implants as a sensitive topic and are shy to understand more about this. Today we unravel the mystery of breast implant surgery and answer some of the popular breast implant questions. Are All The Breast Implants The Same?…

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How To Tackle Breast Asymmetry

Commonly, breast asymmetry is a condition where one breast may be greater or larger in size when compared to the other breast. Some women do not actually notice they have such a problem and will leave their breasts that way due to the insignificant difference in the shape and size of their breasts. Others, however, have recognized the importance of tackling breast asymmetry and know that there is need to seek expert help. Understanding Breast…

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How To Ensure Successful Breast Reduction Recovery

If you are interested in breast plastic surgery, you should keep in mind that the procedure has become very common among women with breasts that are not in concomitance with their body frame. Overly large breasts present both physical and psychological problems that are often hard to overcome. Large breasts cause pain in the back, neck and shoulders and this pain is as a result of the excess breast tissues pulling forward. It also causes…

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Regaining Your Manly Confidence With Gynecomastia Surgery

Gynecomastia is a medical condition that causes the enlargement of the breast tissues in males. It pulls down self confidence and can occur in men of all ages. This condition is caused when the male has too much glandular breast tissues which then cause them to have "man boobs". What are the Different Types of Gynecomastia? Puffy nipple This is caused by the presence of excess breast tissues under the nipple Classic gynecomastia This occurs…

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Capsular Contracture Is The #1 Cause Of Breast Revision Surgery

Breast augmentation includes using fat transfer or breast implants to give your breasts, the desired shape and size.  This process also helps you in restoring the lost volume after pregnancy or weight reduction, thus allowing you to achieve symmetrical and round breasts.  For a majority of patients, there are minimal complications, thanks to modern technology and advanced techniques. One of the most common occurrences is the capsular contracture, resulting in scar formation in the region…