Rippling under the skin after Breast Augmentation?
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Rippling with saline implants
unfortunately, that is a common issue with saline implants. The only option I can think of (besides switching to silicone or Ideal implants) would be to have your surgeon go back in and overfill the implant with more saline. There is no guarantee that this will eliminate rippling, but it could mitigate the problem some. I would caution you that over filling the implant too much will cause a less natural look and feel of the implant, however.
Why do I have ripples after my breast surgery?
Unfortunately, ripples are very common especially with saline implants even though they are placed under the muscle. That is one of the main reasons I do not normally recommend saline implants anymore. You could have them switched to silicone, sometimes fat grafting may help also.
Rippling under breast after BA
Thanks for your question. Difficult to answer your question without examining you. Most likely what is causing the rippling is your implant.
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Welcome to the world of saline implants. This is why 95% of women in the US and nearly everyone outside the US uses silicone gel implants. Not that silicone gel implants are ripple free, they are much better than saline though. If you have rippling now, it will only get worse as time goes on. Discuss with your surgeon the possibility of changing them to silicone gel. Best of luck.
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