What happened to my breasts? Where did my lift and implants go? (Photos)
Doctor Answers 3
Did you truly have a reduction
or a Rubin mastopexy with your first procedure? If the latter, no tissue was removed and it was simply tightened and rearranged to the chest wall fascia as your note suggests. Putting in implants after that would almost certainly lead to drooping of your tissues and eventually bottoming out. If this scenario is true, then to get the perky look, you could benefit from a true reduction where the heavy bottom dwelling tissue is removed and the volume made up with an increase in the size of your implants (800 cc max gel, a little more with saline). But before having more surgery, wait at least 6 months...
Loss of elasticity
Thank you for the question and photos and though an examination is needed, you naturally have lost elasticity in your tissues which leads easy stretching over time particularly from the weight of the implants
What happened to my breasts? Where did my lift and implants go?
In my experience if you put the implants on top the muscle this will correct the problem while giving you better cleavage and more upper breasts fullness. I suggest this for all my bigger breasted women who undergo lifts and reductions with implants.
You might also like...
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.