Saline vs. Silicone Implants
There’s a lot of decisions to make before undergoing breast augmentation surgery. Firstly, you have to choose between saline vs. silicone implants. Next, you have to choose the size, shape, and type of implant. Lastly, your surgeon will help you decide which implant placement is best – above or below the chest muscle? It’s hard […]
FDA Update: Breast Implant-Associated Squamous Cell Carcinoma (BIA-SCC)
Just like any other medical device, breast implants definitely come with their own set of risks and complications. Several years ago, the FDA announced that a rare type of cancer – anaplastic large cell lymphoma – can be associated with breast implants. Over the last several months, the FDA has linked yet another type of […]
When to Replace Breast Implants
Think of breast implants like a car or a house. They are not lifetime devices. They are a major investment that may need frequent checkups and repairs, especially several years post-op. But how do you know for sure when to replace breast implants? Below, board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Daneshmand breaks down common reasons why […]
Breast Augmentation: Above or Below Muscle?
Breast augmentation surgery is one of the top 5 most common cosmetic procedures in the U.S. every year. There are several factors to consider before undergoing this popular procedure, though, like what size implants? What type of implants? Above or below the pectoralis muscle? Placing implants above or below the muscle depends on a variety […]
How Much is a Boob Job in California?
Maybe you just had a dramatic weight loss or you’re recovering from childbirth and your breasts don’t look how they used to. As a result, your self-confidence is lower than it should be. If you’re in this situation, maybe you’re wondering: how much is a boob job in California? The answer to this question depends […]
How Much Is a Breast Lift?
Even if you were confident in your physical appearance when you were younger, the most anatomically flawless people age. Women’s breasts sag due to a variety of factors. Pregnancy, nursing babies, weight loss, and even gravity can cause breasts to sag over time. While this might be aggravating, a simple breast lift can fix the […]
What Will Your Scars Look Like After A Breast Lift?
Breast lifts are a great way to restore your youthful appearance following pregnancy or weight loss. They can also be very beneficial to women whose breasts tend to hang low on their chest or “sag.” Those who seek breast lifts often come away from the procedure feeling much more confident in themselves and their body. […]
How Much is a Boob Job?
If you’re considering breast augmentation surgery, you may have considered whether or not this popular cosmetic procedure is in your budget. An estimated 1% of America’s adult female population have had breast augmentation surgery. So what does this mean about breast augmentation cost? At Silhouette Plastic Surgery Institute, we give estimated price ranges before your […]