Fact or Fiction? 3 Rumors About Breast Implants Addressed

Published on August 20, 2014 by

Because everyone has an opinion when it comes to breast augmentation surgery there are some fabricated drawbacks which are often accepted as fact. That is what makes this cosmetic procedure so controversial.

Dr. Tal Roudner is one of the leading plastic surgeons in the nation which allows him to determine what type of breast implant will help you achieve the results you desire from your breast augmentation surgery. You can call our Miami office at 305-767-7719 for a free consultation!

Below are three of the most common rumored drawbacks, find out which are facts and which are fiction:

1. You will not be Able to Wear a Bra with an Underwire After Your Breast Implant Procedure

Fiction:

Underwire bras push breast implants up, which is why patients should avoid wearing one for the 3 weeks following their breast implant surgery. However, after the initial three weeks, there are no restrictions on wearing an underwire bra.

2. If an Individual Gets Pregnant After Receiving Breast Implants, The Implants will be Ruined

Fiction:

Although pregnancy and breastfeeding will cause the size of the breasts to fluctuate, an implant’s integrity will not be compromised. However, the size variation in the breast tissue can cause the breasts to sag.

3. Breast Implants May Cause Stretch Marks

Fact:

Stretch marks can develop whenever the skin is stretched. When a patient’s implants are put into place, the skin on the breast is forced to expand. Nonetheless, very few patients develop stretch marks following their implant procedures. Pre existing stretch marks may appear more noticeable after breast surgery but usually revert back to the presurgical state after 6 months.

 

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About Dr. Tal Roudner

Dr. Tal Roudner is Board Certified in both Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Tal has received the prestigious Patients’ Choice Award for 2011, 2012 and 2013! He is also honored to be included as one of Vitals’ Top 10 Plastic Surgeon Specialists of 2014.

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Hopefully, knowing which potential drawbacks are fact and which are fiction will help you decide whether you want to consult with a specialist about a breast augmentation procedure.

If you are interested in breast augmentation, contact Dr. Tal’s office today at 305-767-7719 to reserve your free consultation. He can assist you in attaining the body you have always desired.