A breast lift, also known as mastopexy, raises the breasts by removing excess skin and tightening the surrounding tissues to reshape and support the new breast contour.
A breast lift can renew your figure with a breast profile that is more youthful and uplifted. A woman’s breasts often change over time, losing their youthful shape and firmness. These changes and loss of skin elasticity can result from:
– Weight fluctuations
Breast Lift Candidates
You may be a candidate for breast lift surgery in Turkey if:
– You are physically healthy and maintain a stable weight
– You do not smoke
– You are bothered by the sagging of your breast or have lost shape and volume
– Your breasts have a flatter, elongated shape or are pendulous
– When unsupported, your nipples fall below the breast wrinkles.
– Your nipples and areolas point downward
– You have stretched skin and enlarged areolas
– One breast is lower than the other
Breast Lift Recovery
During your breast lift recovery, dressings or bandages will be applied to the incisions after the procedure is completed.
You’ll need to wear an elastic bandage or supporting bra to minimize swelling and support your breasts as they heal.
What is Breast Lift?
For many women, sagging breasts are a cause for concern. Breasts can often lose their frequency, shape, and erectness.
Breast lift is mostly performed on patients who are satisfied with breast size but have sagging breasts.
Wrapped breasts are a good candidate for breast lift surgery. With the pen test, you can tell if you need a breast lift operation. In the pen test, place one castle horizontally under your breast. If that pen doesn’t fall down, you need your breast lift operation.
If You want your breasts to look fuller, you can consider the breast lift operation.
Before Breast Lift
Before the breast lift operation, a preliminary examination is performed by the doctor. In this examination, factors such as patient’s expectations, breast condition, age will be evaluated. Detailed information about the operation will be given. Necessary tests are applied. Information about the patient’s health history also will be obtained. If the patient’s health condition is suitable for surgery, the operation phase can be started.
Rules to be followed before Breast Lift Operation:
- The use of aspirin and its derivatives should be interrupted.
- If there is any medicine you are using on regular basis, these drugs must be mentioned to the doctor.
- The patient should tell his / her health history completely to the doctor.
- The patient should stop smoking before the surgery.
- While coming to the hospital on the day of the operation, make-up should not be applied and comfortable clothes are preferred.
- Eating food is not allowed in a specific time before the surgery.
- An average of 1 hour before the procedure should come to the hospital.
Breast Lift Surgery
In order to achieve the best result, the doctor and the patient decide on the technique to be applied to the breast lift operation. In operation, sagging breast tissue and nipple are reshaped. The nipple will be brought to the position it should be.
Breast lift and breast augmentation are recommended if you want your breasts to look fuller; If you want smaller sized breasts, breast lift and shrink surgery are preferred.
The operation will be performed under general anesthesia.
The duration of the operation is 3 hours on average.
Healing Process After Breast Lift Surgery
It is generally easy after the operation.
If breast prosthesis was used in the operation, it is natural to experience a restriction in arm movements for a few days.
The wound will be checked by opening the bandage 2 days after the operation.
The bandsge can be removed 1 week after the operation.
The patient should wear a sports bra for about 4 – 6 weeks. This bra reduces the pain of the patient.
Post-operative swelling may be seen. You may experience pinkish discoloration of the skin and numbness in the nipple. All these side effects disappear in a short time.
Depending on which type of work you do, you can usually return to your work life within 3-4 days.
Edematous breast swells after surgery. It takes an average of 8 – 10 weeks for the breasts to take their final shape.
Heavy sports should not be done for about 3 months.
Breast lift operations are long-lasting operations. Breast lift operations with permanent results are an operation that improves the patient’s mood and helps to increase self-confidence.
Esthetic Hair Turkey successfully performs breast lift and breast augmentation operations. You can safely choose us with our expert doctors and the latest technology tools we use. Contact us to get price for breast lift surgery and to learn about the operation.