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Implants or Fat Grafting? Why Not Both?

Lately, some women have been intrigued by the idea of "natural" breast augmentation. At our Westchester, Manhattan, and Roslyn Heights offices, they often ask if fat transfer breast augmentation is an option for them. Fat transfer breast augmentation takes fat from an area of the patient's body where's it's unwanted and transfers it to the breasts. It can be an excellent option for many women, but only if the goal is a very modest increase…

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Breast Augmentation Can Be More Subtle Than You Think

You’re not alone if you’ve considered breast augmentation but hesitated for fear of looking “fake” or “worked on.” Thanks to the over-the-top breast augmentation trends of the past, there’s a common misconception that breast implants can only create disproportionately large, unnatural-looking results. In reality, subtle enhancements are often all it takes to bring your features into proportion and attractively accentuate your natural curves. As our breast augmentation patients in Westchester County and Manhattan have found, today's…

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Swimming, Flying & Running After Breast Augmentation: Your Questions Answered

After your breast augmentation, you’ll likely be eager to return to your usual activities as soon as it's safely possible. Travel and exercise top many women’s post-op to-do-lists. We caution our breast augmentation patients in Westchester and Manhattan that it may be tempting to jump back into your routine as soon as you're feeling up to it. But you must allow your body time to recover fully before taking these steps. Read on to learn more…

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Breast Implants for Active Women: What You Need to Know

Many Westchester women interested in breast implants live healthy, active lives. They want to make sure their breast enhancement procedures won’t get in the way of their exercise routines. Fortunately, women today have many customizable choices when it comes to breast augmentation. Working with a board-certified plastic surgeon such as Dr. Newman, you can request specific details that will work beautifully with your active lifestyle. A few of the most important choices include implant material,…

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What To Expect After A Mommy Makeover

Becoming a mother is a beautiful thing, but not everyone feels beautiful when they see their new physique. Pregnancy and childbirth can significantly alter a woman’s body, resulting in loss of breast volume, stretched skin, weakened abdominal muscles and stubborn fat around the stomach and other areas. A mommy makeover is a highly customizable package of procedures that can sculpt a smoother, slimmer, tighter and more youthful figure and restore your confidence in your post-baby…

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…