Breast Lift Q&A
Sutures + Breast Lift
Seems like orange-colored sutures came off my aerola. No redness, no infection in sight, but just a tiny little hole. Is this normal? What is to be... READ MORE
8 Days Post Mastopexy: Nipples Seem Smaller Than Desired. Will my Nipples Expand over Time or Should Suture Be Removed? (photo)
I had a mastopexy 8 days ago. My surgeon stated the nipple size he was going to reduce mine to and I asked for a bigger size. I am concerned he forgot... READ MORE
I have asymmetrical tubular breast and have been told that I need a concentric mastoplexy and augmentation. I have been told by some doctors that they... READ MORE
The more i read about the benelli lift, the more confused i get. talking about the permanent suture which seems to have a lot of negative aspects. is... READ MORE
I had my breast lift 3 weeks ago, my doctor used stitches and I had them removed on week 2 and replaced with Demabond glue.. But after a few days I... READ MORE
I'm 8 days post-op and feeling pretty good. Everything seems to be healing well and I'm just feeling a little sore from time to time. I just... READ MORE
I have consulted with 3 Plastic Surgeons and have been told by 2 of the MDs that they can restore fullness with internal sutures. Is this true? I... READ MORE
I am positive my left permanent purse string suture is Not connected. A couple months after surgery I saw a stitch and thought it was one that was... READ MORE
If the suture breaks from a benelli/donut lift and the areaola spread, can the problem be corrected?
If the suture breaks from a benelli/donut lift and the areaola spread, can the problem be corrected? If a person is getting a large implant 600cc... READ MORE
Quill Sutures Used for Breast Lift. Sutures Not Dissolving Causing Way to Much Puckering Lower Pole?
I'm 12 weeks post up breast lift and my sutures still too tight pulling breast upward when I lift my arm.. Causing lots of puckering and wrinkeling... READ MORE
should i have permanent sutures used for my crescent lift to help prevent stretching/distortion? (photo)
I am "borderline" in needing a lift. my surgeon and i discussed a benneli and crescent. in the end, we decided on crescent lift, just to bring my... READ MORE
Ever heard of a breast lift done by putting sutures under the breast under the skin to form scar tissue? (photos)
I have implants and no lower pole skin or nothing. Had the breast lift just to try and prevent sagging in the future that's the only reason. My breast... READ MORE
Having trouble with incision area after mastopexy revision. Do you think I am taking the right steps and treatment? (Photo)
Had an office mastopexy revision done eight days ago. The next day incision area was very red and itchy went to doctor and he stated it was a reaction... READ MORE
I am 10 mos post op. Benelli lift with implants. I have perm sutures. My doc told me this would prevent spread. However I am 10 mos post op and my... READ MORE
Deep scar indentations after a lollipop reduction. How long does it take for all internal sutures to dissolve? (Photo)
Aesthetically my breasts look O.K. However underneath my breasts,the indentations are deep and painful.i can feel the odd suture. I'am massaging twice... READ MORE
I received a benelli mastoplexy with no implants 19 days ago. I have a permanent suture in place, and I am happy, but I can see my left areola has... READ MORE
Should I Be Deterred if a Doctor Says He Doesn't Do Any Internal Suturing of Tissue During a Breast Lift?
After years of searching I finally felt as if I had found the perfect surgeon for my breast lift. During my consultation I asked if he used any... READ MORE
5 weeks after my breast lift i have 2 stiches left on both areolas white in color . READ MORE
I have an opening under my left breast on the suture line. Should I allow it to get air to advance healing?
Suture opened under left breast 3 weeks post op full breast lift, no implants. It seems like it is taking forever to heal and I see no sign of a scab... READ MORE
The area had been itchy and when I scratched it it came out. I pulled on it, but its definitely attached and not going to pull out. This breast has... READ MORE