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If you are looking to enhance the size and/or shape of
your breast, what you are seeking is a breast augmentation. The standard
implant consists of saline and silicone, though an inflatable implant is
available. Read More
implants, when inserted, are inserted without any filler. But once the empty
capsule is in place, the surgeon fills it with sterilized salt water. Silicone
implants, on the other hand, are pre-filled with silicone gel.
During surgery, an
incision is made either in the crease where the breast meets the chest, in the
armpit, or along the areola. An incision can also be made along the navel, but
performing a breast augmentation through this incision site is difficult and
Once the incision is
made however, the surgeon will lift the breast tissue and skin to create a
pocket behind your breast tissue, or in the muscle itself. Finally, the implants are centered beneath
time after breast augmentation usually takes several weeks or more, and each
patient must understand how to promote safe healing post-operation. You may also experience some burning and
bruising that should resolve in a couple of weeks.