Breast Augmentation or Enlargement is commonly known as a Boob Job. This is a procedure that involves using silicone breast implants to increase the size of the breasts. There are some alternative ways of increasing the breast size such as using fat transfer. The procedure is usually performed under a general anaesthetic and most patients will be able to go home the same day. The operation itself takes about 60 to 90 minutes to perform.
Breast enlargement is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgery procedures in the world. It is also one of the most popular procedures performed by our surgeons. Mr Reza Nassab, lead plastic surgeon Manchester at CLNQ, is well known for this breast surgery procedures and the MiniAug procedure.
WHO IS SUITABLE FOR BREAST ENLARGEMENT?
Breast enhancement is performed for many reasons and these include:
- Improve self confidence
- Help appearance in certain clothes, underwear or swimwear
- Improve the balance of the figure
- Feel more feminine
- Restore volume loss after having children or losing weight
- To help improve breast asymmetry or congenital breast shapes such as tuberous breasts
What are the risks of breast augmentation?
Breast augmentation is performed under general anaesthetic. The procedure involves using a breast implant to increase the size of the breasts. Some potential risks with breast enlargement are discussed below although your surgeon will discuss these and more during your consultation.
BREAST AUGMENTATION BEFORE AND AFTERS
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS