What Are Gummy Bear Implants?

gummy bear implants

Breast implants have revolutionized the field of breast augmentation, offering a path to enhanced beauty and self-confidence. Among the many choices available, one innovation stands out – Gummy Bear breast implants, also known as Natrelle® implants. At Silhouette Plastic Surgery Institute, we are committed to staying at the forefront of cosmetic surgery techniques. Below, Orange […]

Weight Loss After Breast Implants

weight loss after breast implants

Weight fluctuations are a very normal part of womanhood. The average woman goes through several intense hormonal changes throughout her life, which often changes her appetite, and later, her number on the scale. Most women who have gone through weight loss journeys know that fatty tissue in the breasts is some of the first to […]

Can You Breastfeed With Implants?

can you breastfeed with implants

Most plastic surgeons recommend their patients to wait on breast surgery until they’re sure they’re done having children and breastfeeding. Not only can pregnancy and breastfeeding change the aesthetic results of breast surgery, but it can potentially make it harder for women to exclusively breastfeed. So, if you’re wondering, “can you breastfeed with implants?” The […]

What is Breast Implant Rippling?

breast implant rippling

Breast implant rippling is one of many aesthetic complications that patients can suffer from after a breast augmentation. Breast implant rippling occurs when one or both implants wrinkles or folds under the skin, creating a visible deformity. Luckily, this complication can be prevented and corrected. Below, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Daneshmand breaks down the best […]

What is Breast Ptosis and How to Fix it

what is breast ptosis

Breasts change throughout our lives. Many women recall having perky boobs in their youth, only to have saggy breasts in their later years. The fancy medical term for “saggy breasts” is breast ptosis, and yes, it is completely normal as we age. A few contributing factors that can eventually lead to breast ptosis include rapid […]

Saline vs. Silicone Implants

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)

breast implant associated squamous cell carcinoma

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

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 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?

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?

breast lift price

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?

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. […]