How many cc do you think I would need to get my desired result? (photos)

My ps Thinks 400 CC Will be enough once removed these 300 CC. I want breasts that are natural and a little more standing than these teabags.

Doctor Answers (16)

Implant Volume and Desired Result

First you need to list your goals very specifically.  Just how much of an increase in breast size do you want?  Are you considering 400 cc implants just so the added volume will hopefully make your breasts sit up more?  From your photos you seem to have enough extra skin that a breast lift would be beneficial to firm and lift your breasts into a more youthful shape and position.  However, if you don't want the additional scars from a lift and are willing to accept much larger breasts, than you could go with 400 or probably even larger implants in an effort to fill out the loose skin more, which will lift your breasts more.  However, you must be willing to accept the look of much larger implants and even the weight associated with them.  Also, over time, overly large implants can lead to further stretching of breast skin.  So identify your goals and balance breast size vs. shape and comfort.

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Need a breast lift to achieve your desired results

In order for you to achieve the result that you have shown you will need a breast lift in addition to larger implants.  Implants alone will not be sufficient.  

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I think you will need a lift to obtain your desired results. Otherwise, you may just get a ball in sock look. 

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As you want your implants to sit higher, you will require a mastopexy. If you are willing to accept low nipples, a large implant can recruit some inframammary skin and give the illusion of a higher nipple. The actual length to the sternal notch will be greater but the the greater base width of the implant will give more superior fullness. 

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To achieve the desired result, you will need a simultaneous lift. I recommend a new technique called Breast Augmentation with Mini Ultimate Breast LiftTM. Using only a circumareola incision it is possible to reshape your breast tissue creating upper pole fullness, elevate them higher on the chest wall and more medial to increase your cleavage. Aligning the areola, breast tissue and implant over the bony prominence of the chest wall maximizes anterior projection with a minimal size implant. Small round textured silicone gel implants placed retro-pectoral look and feel more natural, are more stable, less likely to ripple or have complications needing revision. Implant profile is irrelevant in the retro-pectoral position since the muscle compresses it.

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Thank you for the pictures.

In my opinion, I believe that an anchor incision breast lift will benefit your type of breast. I can recommend an implant placement for more volume and cleavage.

Dr. Campos

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