Is the incision location too high?

I am 3 weeks post breast lift and augmentation. I know I'm still very swollen, but will this incision eventually end up near the crease under my breast? I am so upset when I look at them :(

Doctor Answers 2


This is a common place to put the incision. Not all put it exactly into the fold because they do not always heal well there.

New York Plastic Surgeon
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Breast lift scars

Thanks for reaching out.  It is definitely too early in the post op period to judge where your incisions are.  Also they will fade quite a bit over the next year, so their placement will be less noticeable.
I hope helps :)

John Paul Tutela, MD
Livingston Plastic Surgeon
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