Breast lift surgery

Breast lift surgery or breast tightening surgery is a surgical procedure to restore a firmer, perkier, and more aesthetically pleasing shape to sagging breasts. This will can improve a patient’s appearance by restoring her youthful, feminine proportions.

The purpose of this surgery is simply to raise the position of the breast to a better position and tighten the shape and volume of the breast that has been sagging due to age or the process of pregnancy and lactation, therefore no implant is going to be used.

Who are the right candidates for Breast Lift Surgery?

Women who are not confident whose breasts start to sag
Women with sagging breasts due to pregnancy and childbirth
Women with sagging breasts due to changes in body weight
Women with sagging breasts due to age

Women with asymmetrical breasts

Operation Duration: estimated 2-3 Hours

Type of Anesthetic: General Anesthesia

Preoperative Preparation:

Initial consultation with the doctor, convey the result you want as clear as possible
Your doctor will take into consideration your beginning breast size and shape, breast tissue, and a number of other factors before recommending which options are best for you and your body.
Your doctor will ask you if you have a history of breast cancer (self or family)
Tell the doctor if you are planning on having kids in the future because pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding can change the shape of your breasts.

Operation Process:

Doctor will make an incision in the patient’s breast. There are two choices related to the incision method on breast lift, namely:
Racket-shaped incision, which is a circular incision around the areola followed by a vertical incision downward in the oblong oval area of ​​the breast
Anchor incision, which is a circular incision around the areola followed by a vertical incision down and continues to curve along the lower fold of the breast
The incision around the areola is made circular to produce a circular scar
The breast is formed through an incision; the shape of the areola is reduced; excess skin is removed
The incision is closed with stitches

Risks that May Occur Post-Operation:

Complications
Bleeding
Bruises
Infection

Asymmetrical or white nipples that are facing upwards
Don’t worry, breast tightening surgery has no impact on breast milk production

Postoperative Care:

You should wear a supportive bra after surgery to support the breasts
Avoid heavy activity for one month
Live a healthy lifestyle by maintaining weight stability and quitting smoking