If my weight tends to fluctuate is BA okay?
Doctor Answers 3
HI Raisins, a small amount of weight fluctuations probably won't matter, unless your breasts tend to change a lot with this. It also depends how big your breasts are before surgery and what size implants you select. If your breasts are small, then weight changes probably are less of a problem. Regards, Dr Steve Merten, Sydney, Australia
BBA and Weight Change
Thanks for your question. If your weight fluctuates, your natural breast tissue will change and result in your breast size changing as well. Every woman is different in that some women's breasts change much more than others with weight fluctuations. This has to do with the proportion of fat vs breast tissue in the breasts themselves.
If you have apprehensions about BA for any reasons,, discuss these at your consultation. You need to feel as comfortable as possible before undergoing surgery. Your PS should be able to help you determine if this is the right procedure for you. Best Regards
When you go for your consultation discuss these concerns with your surgeon. If when you gain weight you notice changes in your breasts then some consideration may need to be made. If your breasts stay essentially the same with weight fluctuation then there is little need to worry.