Breast Augmentation – Silicone Implant Vs Fat Transfer

A pair of healthy looking breasts is what every woman desires to possess. While many have been naturally blessed with it, some will need to go through an augmentation in order to achieve the appearance that they will truly love. breast-augmentation-11111111

The lack of breast volume may be due to past surgical procedures brought about by medical conditions. It may also be because of hereditary factors, something that the individual does not have any control over. Whatever the cause may be, breast augmentation remains to be among the top scientifically proven safe and effective solutions for women who wish to address their issues concerning a smaller breast size.

The majority of the breast augmentations performed are done using implants. These are prosthetics made out of a silicone sac that are filled with either saline, a fluid substance, or silicone gel. The silicone gel is being used far more than its saline counterpart for it gives off a more supple feel to the wearer. Silicones are also prevalently utilized in studies conducted about the procedure which increases its credibility of being the smart option between the two.

A contender to being the most popular breast augmentation procedure is slowly making waves in the cosmetic surgery arena. The fat transfer breast augmentation is growing increasingly in demand because it is less invasive and appeals to patrons looking for a more subtle increase. The Fat Transfer process starts with the extraction of fat from the patient’s own body through liposuction. This also adds to the procedure’s appeal for it offers slimming as a side effect. The specimen harvested will then be treated and purified to remove unwanted elements such as lipids, traces of anaesthetics, and other medical substances that may have transferred during the removal process. Once contaminants have been eliminated, the pure form will be injected in small quantities into designated areas surrounding the breast until the desired size and form is attained.

Breast augmentation using implants will remain to be the top option for it has been widely practiced and studied by astute medical professionals. It will not be, in any way, replaced by another procedure any time soon for it is truly a magnificent breakthrough and is sure to provide the results that the patient desires. Performed by a reputable board certified cosmetic and reconstructive surgeon, breast implants will leave long lasting satisfaction to the patient.

But let us not take the fat transfer breast enhancement procedure out of the game for, as earlier mentioned, more are starting to look for a natural and less gruesome alternative to a bigger breast size. It does not, however, guarantee a dramatic increase to your breast’s fullness and is more suitable for patients who are aiming for a more subdued change. Chances of fat being re-absorbed by the body, though very slim, may also happen which will cause for your breasts to decrease in volume over time.

If you are still unsure of which procedure to undergo, a consultation with your trusted Filipino breast augmentation surgeon will definitely help in your decision making. Depending on your goals and the medical team’s assessment of your body’s overall readiness for the procedure, your doctor will be able to determine which breast augmentation type will deliver the results you want. Your heart’s desire for a fuller chest, after all, is what we endeavor to give.

A Quick Guide on Breast Augmentation Procedure

“People often say that ‘beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves”. Salma Hayek

Does this quote sound all too familiar? Somehow this quote finds its home in our hearts. And if I could rephrase it further, a body enhancement like breast augmentation often ensues to an aura of being empowered…. and a liberating sense for a renaissance woman ! This very common outlook lies at the very centre of a woman ‘s psyche towards breast augmentation . So you might ask … What does breast augmentation mean? Breast augmentation is synonymous to breast enlargement or breast enhancement. As of 2012, it is one of the most popular plastic surgical procedures with over 300,000 women annually undergoing it– to change a part or portion of their breasts(ASPS). Since the nineteenth century, breast implants have been used to surgically augment the size, alter the shape, and boost the feel of a woman’s breasts.

This leads us to my second point which is the benefits of breast augmentation .Essentially, the aforementioned procedure is chosen and elected by many discerning women who either have for all time undersized breasts or who have lost breast volume due to their pregnancy and prolonged breast feeding. Having said this, there are also those patients who simply aspire for a bigger and better breast range. Herewith are the aforementioned benefits:

• Boosts self-image.
• Better self-confidence.
• Increased femininity
• Restoration of volume of breasts, same reason abovementioned in paragraph #3
• A heightened aura of physical attractiveness.
• Knack to wear an extra revealing outfit and swimwear

Moving forward! Let’s get familiarized with the basic breast augmentation procedures . After your surgeon administers anaesthesia , he will make an incision behind each breast to form a “little pouch like space within your breast tissues. The breast implants will then be cautiously placed in the pockets and aptly situated for most favourable appearance and proportion. After ensuring proper implant placement, your plastic surgeon will carefully close the incisions – usually with fine stitches to achieve better & well balanced bosoms. Please see the steps aforementioned herewith.

Step 1 – Medication with the use of Anesthesia
Step 2 – The cut or incision. Your surgeon will incise
behind the breast. This surgical process
usually takes about an hour or so.
Step 3 – Involves the placement of an implant and the
concealment of incisions
Step 4 – A Renewed You! Final result and after care. The
complete recovery process can take from two
weeks to a month.

If you have more questions about this topic or would like to read information about different cosmetic procedures you may read more of our blog here at Cosmetic Surgery Philippines Blog or visit our before and after breast augmentation photo gallery to review actual results .