My breast lift with implants was done 8-1, I know swelling goes down and they take months to lower but if from the start nipples are not even won't they just drop over time to still have in even nipples, I mean breasts don't have sensors that say ok, nipples are even your done dropping. Just wondering of over time my breast will be lower but nipple placement will still be uneven
Are My Nipples Going to Even Out? One Seems to Be Higher then the Other.
Doctor Answers 5
I agree with others who have responded to your concerns over nipple asymmetry after breast lift and augmentation. A few days is too early to determine if your nipples and breast contour will be symmetric when the implants settle in 4-6 weeks. I would address your concerns with the surgeon who performed the operation and clarify with them if you need to be starting any exercise to help the implants settle.
After breast lift and implants are nipples going to even out!
Asymmetry After Breast Lift
After undergoing a breast lift procedure (especially with implants) there are many variables that occur simultaneously. The breasts are getting smaller and larger at the same time. As a result, there are a number of variables that must be taken into consideration to get an even and aymmetrcir result. Without photos we cant tell you much about your situation. However, small differences in nipple position are likely to occur, especially 2 days after your surgery. Larger discrepancies are less likely. Some of these situations are a result of the implant location and will even out as this settles.
Have a conversation with your surgeon who can give you more detailed information about your progress.
Best of luck
Vincent Marin, MD
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