Breast lift also known as mastopexy is a surgical procedure designed to raising and lift sagging breasts upon the chest of woman. and to restore firmness and youthful appearance by changing the contour and elevation of the breasts. During a breast lift, excess skin is removed, breast tissue is reshaped.
It is usually performed on women who have gone through pregnancy and breast feeding, which can affect the shape and appearance of breasts.
A breast lift can be done in combination with breast augmentation and breast reduction.
Who are the candidates for breast lift surgery ?
Candidates who have sagging breast and less volume in breast or with nipples point down. Also it is important to do not have a additional health problems. Non smokers patients are the best candidates for mastopexy procedure.
What is breast lifting (mastopexy) operation?
While the chance of a big breast to be droopy is high, sometimes small breasts may also drop by due to pregnancy, lactation, etc. and lose their young and erect appearances. The operations made for the correction of drooping without changing the size of the breast are called as breast lifting operations. There are many breast lift operation techniques. Some of these operations can be performed under local anesthesia. Results are satisfactory. Breast gain a vivid appearance following this operation.
Is there anything that can be done to a breast with a nipple that does no protrude but stays inside like a pit?
A nipple located inside causes distress because of its appearance, it affects sexual life, and also causes some insufficiencies in the lactation period. The nipple can both be brought outside surgically or be made smaller, if it is excessively protruded.