Description of the treatment: Breast lifting allows to lift a breast that falls gravitationally with age or after pregnancy. The treatment consists of raising the nipples, reducing them and removing excess of the skin, leaving a vertical scar from the nipple to the breast fold.
Purpose of the treatment: Improvement of the shape of the breast and its position with the symmetry of both breasts. The treatment can be combined with implantation of a breast implant or transplant of own body fat in order to get bigger breasts and better skin tension.
Anesthesia: Treatment in general anesthesia.
Duration of surgery: about 1 to 3 hours.
Convalescence: 14 to 18 days, small adhesive bandages on cutting lines. Shower can be taken and use a bra. Avoid exercise for 30 days.
Possible complications: Hematoma, difficulty in healing postoperative scars, allergy to stitches, breast asymmetry.