Is it normal to feel a little thickening of the scars after breast augmentation?
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Healing Of Incisions After Breast Augmentation
Most incisions thicken to the touch in early healing. This is the extra collagen and will soften in 4-6 months for most patients.
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Yes you can have thickness below your incisions
In breast augmentation I have chosen to spend time reviewing photographs with patients to fully understand their expectation of size and shape. Many times this simply raises more questions. I will make measurements and use the implant guides to allow the patient to understand exactly the sizes that are reasonable for their body type and measurements.
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