The breasts are a symbol of femininity. When a woman is insecure about the appearance of her breasts, it can often affect her overall self-confidence and self image. This is especially true if the breasts are sagging or the areolas are enlarged. Breast lift to raise sagging breasts, reduce the size of the areolas, and correct nipples that face downward.
– The operation takes 1.5 to 2 hours on average.
– Generally the lift involves an incision made to circle the nipple (areola), going straight downwards which can sometimes turn into an inverted T shape, depending on the size of the breasts.
– Bandages are released 3 days after the operation and the patient can go back to normal life. Usage of sports bras are obligatory for 3 weeks.
– Breast lift surgery does not prevent breastfeeding.