Silicone or saline?
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Keep in Mind: MRI Isn't Mandatory
If the annual MRI guideline is the only factor that's giving you second thoughts about silicone, it's important to note that this is merely a suggestion. The FDA recommends an MRI screening 3 years after your breast augmentation, and then every 2 years after that. A yearly MRI is not mandatory.
For firmness, your surgeon is right to suggest silicone gel implants. Implant placement is also an important consideration: Given your active lifestyle, you'll need to plan for a longer healing period if you choose to place the implant under the muscle. I recommend a second opinion with a different board-certified plastic surgeon near you to learn more about your possibilities.
Silicone or saline
An MRI does not have to be performed every year. Please note that the FDA recommends that you get an MRI 3 years after you receive your silicone implants, and then every 2 after that.
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Silicone or saline?
Hello Dear, thank you so much for your questions.It´s fine to be afraid on the realization of your plastic surgery, that is why you have to choose carefull your surgeon. Congratulations to make this step again. According with my experience I used the implants of cohesive gel, them will give you a natural and firm shape to your breasts.
Saline vs Silicone, some advices:
In my practice i recommend using - Cohesive Gel - Silicone Breast Implants with textured cover.
They are quite safe and aesthetically best as they give a firmer consistency, better projection and most natural appearance than Saline implants.
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Both saline and silicone breast implants are great
Saline versus Silicone Implants
In your situation, implant placement is just as important as choosing silicone or saline. For the majority of my patients, I recommend under the muscle placement with silicone implants for a more natural look, with a lower risk of complications. One of the few situations where I recommend going over the muscle, is if the patient is a body builder, such as yourself, and competing in a lot of shows where the pectoralis muscle is flexed. In that case, the muscle is very active and one gets a lot of animation with the implant. Because of this I definitely recommend silicone textured implants because due to the placement, you would have rippling if you used a saline implant, resulting in a less than aesthetically pleasing look.
Saline vs Silicone Implants
Silicone vs saline
hello. I think you could choose either saline or silicone and it is best to be evaluated in a free consultation and examine each of the implants and warranties. And answer all of your questions We review positives and negatives of both implants. Usually MRI is recommended every three years and not required for the silicone implants. Good luck
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