Category: Breast Augmentation

5 Reasons Women Have Breast Surgery When They Are Done Breastfeeding

August 5, 2023

Full, perky breasts are a sign of youth and femininity. Moms often struggle with breast changes caused by pregnancy and breastfeeding and look to breast surgery to address their concerns. Breast augmentation, breast lift, and breast reduction are popular procedures that can restore an elevated and voluminous bust after breastfeeding. Becoming a mother doesn't mean you lose your sense of self and body confidence. August is National Breastfeeding Month, and our board-certified plastic surgeon shares the common reasons women choose breast surgery when they're done growing their families. 1. Breastfeeding Changes the Breast Tissues Breasts become denser during lactation, and when a woman stops nursing or pumping, the breasts may not look and feel the same. Many women experience loss of breastRead Full Post

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How Breast Implant Type and Placement Affect Your Result

May 10, 2023

You have a vision of how you want your breast implants to look after recovery. Breast augmentation is a customized procedure, and the choices you make with our board-certified plastic surgeon will affect the projection and fullness of your results. Dr. Stephen M. Miller in Las Vegas can help you determine the best implant type and surgical placement during your consultation. Silicone Vs. Saline Breast Implants The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approves silicone implants for ages 22 and up and saline implants for 18 and older. The saline option involves a silicone shell that is filled with sterile salt water after being placed in the body. Silicone implants come pre-filled with a cohesive silicone gel. Dr. Miller also provides "gummy bear"Read Full Post

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National Breastfeeding Month: Can You Breastfeed After Breast Augmentation?

August 15, 2022

Happy National Breastfeeding Month! Breastfeeding is a natural and healthy way to feed your baby, but it is not always possible for mothers to breastfeed. If you are considering breast augmentation, you may wonder if it will affect your breastfeeding ability. The answer to this question is yes. Breastfeeding with breast implants is considered safe. Many factors can affect whether or not you can breastfeed after breast augmentation, including the type of surgery you have, the type of implants you choose, and your body's response to the surgery. If you are considering breast augmentation and would like to breastfeed in the future, it is important to speak to your surgeon about your options and to understand the risks involved. What is NationalRead Full Post

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Why More Women Prefer Silicone Breast Implants

May 23, 2022

Implants are used to enhance the size and shape of your breasts. You can choose between saline or silicone implants to customize your breast augmentation procedure and achieve your desired results. However, silicone implants are the most popular choice among patients in the United States. This type of implant was used in 84% of all breast augmentations in 2020. BENEFITS OF SILICONE BREAST IMPLANTS Silicone implants have a lot of things going for them. These silicone shells filled with silicone gel: Look natural: Silicone implants have a lower risk of causing visible rippling beneath your skin. This concern is particularly applicable to women who are thin or have less natural breast tissue. These implants are also thought to move around more in the breastRead Full Post

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When Will I See Results After Breast Augmentation Surgery?

March 2, 2022

Breast augmentation immediately enhances breast size and shape. However, it takes time for the final results to appear. Knowing what to expect will let you confidently plan your procedure. Most patients who visit the Las Vegas plastic surgery practice of Dr. Stephen Miller are eager to spend swimsuit season with fuller breasts. That means scheduling breast augmentation surgery around this time of year. It isn’t until the three-month mark that the bulk of the healing process is typically complete. Our plastic surgeon understands that you want to enjoy your new look as soon as possible. That’s why we have blogs about going to the beach, traveling, and sunbathing after breast augmentation. Below, you’ll find an overview of the breast augmentation recovery timeline. BREAST AUGMENTATION RECOVERY TIMELINERead Full Post

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When Can I Sleep on My Side After Breast Augmentation?

January 21, 2022

Sleep is an essential element of your breast augmentation recovery. Quality sleep can speed up the healing process, improve your mood, and help you feel well-rested. However, the way that you sleep will impact your comfort level and possibly your results. Here are some useful tips. HOW TO SLEEP AFTER BREAST AUGMENTATION You will need to sleep on your back during the initial stage of your recovery. Sleeping on your back will put your breasts in the most natural position and help the implants settle into place. It will also prevent issues such as discomfort or displacement caused by unnecessary pressure. You could receive the all-clear to sleep on your sides as early as two weeks after breast augmentation. However, you mayRead Full Post

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3 Secrets to Amazing Breast Augmentation Results

December 27, 2021

A well-performed breast augmentation procedure can accomplish your cosmetic goals, whether you are seeking better symmetry, an increase in size, or a more rounded shape. However, it takes some work on your part to ensure that your desired outcome is achieved in the end. Here are three secrets to getting amazing results from breast augmentation surgery in Las Vegas. 1. PICK THE RIGHT SURGEON Of course, a qualified surgeon will be able to maintain high levels of safety during your breast augmentation. But that is not the only reason to be picky about who performs your procedure. The skill and experience of your surgeon also have a significant impact on your final results. If you are not sure what qualifications toRead Full Post

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Are Saline Implants Cheaper Than Silicone Implants?

October 13, 2021

Many different factors influence the price of breast augmentation. However, few have a greater impact on what you can expect to pay than your chosen type of breast implant. Saline implants cost less upfront than their silicone counterparts. Keep reading for a complete price breakdown. BREAST AUGMENTATION COST BY IMPLANT TYPE Saline implants are cheaper than silicone ones because of their fill material. Saline is a sterile mixture of salt and water. Meanwhile, silicone implants are filled with silicone gel. Silicone gel comes in various consistencies and is more expensive to produce than a saltwater solution. Our practice charges $4650.00 for breast augmentation with saline implants. Meanwhile, the cost for breast augmentation with silicone implants will depend on the level that you choose:Read Full Post

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5 Unexpected Signs That Breast Augmentation Is Right for You

March 23, 2021

The fact that you want larger breasts is a pretty good reason to consider breast augmentation. After all, it can safely increase or restore your breast size for a look you’re sure to love. But this cosmetic surgery isn’t all about size; there are many other signs that breast augmentation is right for you. 1. You want a better-proportioned figure. If you’ve worked hard to achieve a flattering hourglass shape through diet and exercise, breast augmentation can put the finishing touch on your efforts. It improves the balance between your breasts and your hips for a more proportional body. 2. Your breasts are asymmetrical. Is one of your breasts smaller than the other? Breast augmentation may be a great way to achieve a moreRead Full Post

Category: Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift

Breast Augmentation: Get the Facts

August 24, 2020

Breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic procedure in America. 299,715 breast augmentations were performed in the U.S. in 2019. Learn more about this sought-after surgery below, including who is having the procedure and what implants are most common. WANT TO KNOW MORE? SCHEDULE A COMPLIMENTARY CONSULTATION If you’re considering breast augmentation and would like more information about the procedure, call 702-369-1001 today to schedule your complimentary consultation. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Stephen Miller welcomes patients from Las Vegas, Henderson, Summerlin, and nearby areas of Nevada.

Category: Breast Augmentation