Breast augmentation is one of the most common types of cosmetic surgery performed by plastic surgeon in Egypt that aims to increase the size, weight, and fullness, and enhance the shape and roundness of your breasts, via breast implants or fat transfer.
Plastic surgeon in Egypt use several types of breast implants and different surgical procedures according to your health condition and the targets you dream to achieve.
What you should know about Breast augmentation?
Dr. Ali Gaber the expert and the plastic surgeon clarifies that Breast augmentation is an invasive surgical intervention performed to increase the size, weight, and fullness of the breasts to achieve a more attractive, feminine shape of your breasts. A plastic surgeon in Egypt enhances your breast size by either breast implants or by fat transfer from another part of your body, Each technique has its benefits and drawbacks, and the best technique as Dr. Ali Gaber illustrates is that technique fits your health condition and your goals.
Why do people think about it?
Recently, the demand for aesthetic procedures on the breasts increased among the public, especially those seeking the following:
- To change the appearance of the breasts if they are very small to enhance your confidence and self-esteem
- To restore the symmetry of the breasts if they are unsimilar.
- To account for a decrease in breast size after pregnancy, lactation, or significant weight loss.
- To restore the normal feminine shape of your breasts after breast surgery for any other conditions.
How popular is Breast augmentation?
Plastic surgeon in Egypt perform hundreds of aesthetic breast procedures to enhance their size; nowadays, Breast enlargement has become one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgeries in Egypt.
What are Breast augmentation different types?
Plastic surgeon in Egypt augment the breast’s size in two major ways, either by inserting breast implants or by transferring fat from another body area and injecting it into the breasts.
Within those two major categories, there are multiple different techniques based on your health condition and your dream regarding the breast look and feel.
It’s important, as Dr. Ali Gaber stresses, to fully research and know the pros and cons of each technique, talk to your board-certified plastic surgeon, and take your time before making your final decision.
Breast implants are the most common type of breast enlargement technique performed by plastic surgeon in Egypt, There are many types of FDA approved Breast implants used to enhance breast size, and these types are:
Saline breast implants
A sterile salt water-filled implant is safely absorbed by the body and the body naturally gets rid of it in case the implant breaks inside the breast.
Structured saline breast implants
Saline is filled with an inner structure to help the implant feel more natural.
Silicone breast implants
Unlike saline breast implants, these implants are made of silicone gel. If the implant were to break the gel would stay within its shell.
However, you have to regularly consult your plastic surgeon if you get silicone implants, to ensure that your implants are working properly.
Form-stable breast implants
These types of implants are also known as gummy bear breast implants because they keep their form even if the implant shell breaks.
These implants are made of a thicker silicone gel that is firmer than traditional implants but it requires a longer surgical incision in your skin to be inserted.
Round breast implants
A round all-over implant makes breasts look fuller and doesn’t typically change the look of the breasts if they rotate out of place.
Smooth breast implants
These implants are the softest of all implant kinds and they usually make breast movement more natural than other implants.
Breast augmentation via fat transfer
In this type of augmentation, plastic surgeon in Egypt use liposuction techniques to isolate fat from another area of the body, these fats are treated and then injected into the breasts.
This type of augmentation usually fits people who want a relatively small increase in breast size, or those who are unfamiliar with inserting artificial implants in their breasts.
Plastic surgeon in Egypt in most cases isolates the fat tissue by liposuction from one of the following body areas:
- The belly.
- The thighs.
- The lower abdomen.
- The back.
Best plastic surgeon in Egypt for breast augmentation
Breast augmentation is an elective procedure that is performed to help you feel better and more confident with your look, so, take your time and deeply search for the best plastic surgeon in Egypt to ensure the best outcomes.
Dr. Ali Gaber introduces to you several pieces of advice that help you to find the best plastic surgeon in Egypt, search for the following in your surgeon:
- American Board-certified plastic surgeon.
- An acceptable number of years of experience.
- An acceptable number of successfully performed breast enlargement procedures.
- Review the before-and-after pictures from the augmentation procedures the surgeon performed.
- Understand the surgeon’s approach well.
- Search for feedback from your surgeon’s previous patients about their satisfaction with the results and the care.
What should you do at the first consultation for breast augmentation?
After you make your decision and choose the right surgeon, you will meet with your plastic surgeon. You should prepare for this first consultation by deciding what you want to change in your breasts.
You have to know you have not to seek perfection, but improvement. Also, ensure that you’re in good health and that you have realistic expectations.
Your surgeon would take a detailed history during your first consultation about the following:
- Chronic medications you are taking.
- Allergies you might have.
- Your smoking history.
- Prior surgeries you perform.
- Previous mammograms, and any family history of breast diseases.
Breast augmentation recovery time
Recovery time following breast augmentation varies according to the technique used and your overall health. On average, you would achieve full recovery after six to eight weeks.
You should avoid vigorous physical activities such as running, or heavy lifting until full recovery.