My nipples are not symmetrical. Am I a candidate for scar revision?
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Candidate for Asymmetrical Areolae Correction
Candidates for Breast Lift (#Mastopexy) surgery are women who have #saggingbreasts due to past pregnancies, genetics, or aging. Often times the sagging is too great to be treated by implants alone. Women with asymmetric or enlarged nipples or areolae (pigmented areas around nipples) also may be candidates for a breast lift or a modification of a lift. #Asymmetric breast can be adjusted by adding or removing volume. One side can be tightened more or less than another.
Breasts or nipples are often asymmetric. They can be lifted differently. One side can be reduced or the breasts can have different size implants or different amounts of fat added to improve symmetry. Usually if you have already had one procedure it takes at least 12 months before a revision can be done so that the healing process is complete. You will need to visit a local certified plastic surgeon for a consultation for your next procedure to make sure that everything is ready to go.