Some women choose to have breast implants due to different reasons. Breast implants are medical devices that are placed on the breast to enhance and reconstruct the breast. The different types of breast implants used today are silicone, saline, hydrogel and soya oil. Implants are also available in different shapes, volume and thickness.
Women who want to undergo breast augmentation should be physically healthy. Some women choose to have their breast done because they feel bothered by their small breasts dissatisfied with it. Others just want to have their breast fixed after losing its shape due to pregnancy and breastfeeding.
A patient should undergo this operation well informed. Before you choose to have your breast changed you should first do proper research. Decide whether this is really the best for you. You can also search for information about breast implants before and after the operation so that you will know what to expect.
During the operation the patient is placed under general anesthesia. A small incision is done and the implant is inserted in the breast tissue. The entire procedure usually takes one to one and a half hours. Just after the procedure it is normal for the patient to experience pain on the breast. Usually pain medications are given and patient is also advised to rest.
It is advisable that after the operation to avoid doing strenuous activities and exercise. It is best to wait until your body has fully recovered to resume normal activities and routine. The scars after the operation are usually not that obvious unless observed keenly. At first it will be pinkish but fade as months pass.
After the procedure breasts will surely look fuller, bigger and better shaped. Women who had undergone breast augmentation also experience increased self confidence and self-image. It also gives balance to their body and improves the patient’s figure. Some women also become more pleased with their look when wearing clothes and dresses. They also become less conscious of their breast size. It also gives them a sense of joy when appreciated by other people.
You can ask your doctor for more information on breast implants before and after the operation. It is their duty to fully educate their patient before they undergo a certain operation. And if you have concerns regarding the procedure it is best to clear it out with your physician first.