Will areola pulling and puffiness after breast lift even out with time or will a revision need to be considered? (photos)
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Thank you for your question and photos. Most of the puffiness will resolve with time. 5 weeks is still quite early in the recovery process. You really need to give it about 3-6 months to see the final result. A lot of the pleating will flatten out as well.
Breast lift and areola pulling and swelling afterward
Most likely they will improve with time. You may not realize it but you still have some residual minute swelling that may conceal the final results. Also, remember that the skin takes about six months to fully redrape to the new contour.
Should you remain unhappy after six months, then a small revision is always possible.
Good luck and best wishes.
Yes this could improve with time. Your areolas will adjust to the tension on them from the surgery but this could take as much as 1 year. If they dont improve to your satisfaction, you could have a small revision.
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