Breast lift Baltimore is an excellent way to give the breasts a more aesthetic appearance and reduce the sagginess associated with breasts that have not been lifted. Sagginess of the breasts can occur after childbirth, breastfeeding, weight loss, or simply from the effects of gravity over time. A breast enhancement or breast lift in Baltimore can help restore your confidence and improve the way you look in and out of clothing. Sometimes, a breast implant can be used with a lift to give added volume to the breast so that the overall appearance to the breast is improved.
Top 5 reasons to have a breast lift
Many women ask why they need a breast lift to help restore the shape of the breast and to reduce the sagginess. A breast lift Baltimore is the answer to many problems with breast appearance to look good in a bikini or with nothing on at all. Here are the top 5 reasons to get a lift:
- Reduced sagginess and improved cleavage, so your breasts will fit better in a bra
- Falling out of your top or swim suit won’t be a problem
- Restored self-confidence to look good in clothing and out of clothing for intimate occasions
- Bras will fit better and be more comfortable so that you won’t have to rely on them to pull up your breasts
- Breast sagginess can lead to breast asymmetry. A breast lift can improve breast symmetry to help you look beautiful and flattering in a bra, bikini, or halter top.
When is the right time to get a Breast Lift?
Women of all ages come in for a breast lift, but it most commonly helps those women who have noticed a deflated or saggy appearance to the breasts after weight loss, childbirth, or breastfeeding. To see if you’re a good candidate for a breast lift, look at the following questions and if you answer “yes” than a breast lift Baltimore is right for you:
- Are your nipples lower than the crease underneath your breasts?
- Are your nipples pointing down, not straight out?
- Is it difficult to find a bra that is flattering and comfortable?
- Do you have stretch marks on your breasts?
- Does it appear that your breasts are deflated?
Answering “yes” to any of these questions most likely means that droopy breasts are affecting the way you dress and feel about yourself. Therefore, it’s time to consider a breast lift procedure.
Breast Lifts with Minimal Scaring
Breast lift Baltimore expert, Dr. Jeffrey Schreiber, strives to lift the breasts with the minimal amount of scarring. He is an expert at the periareolar breast lift that keeps the scars hidden around the areola. This is a wonderful technique to use when a small to moderate sized implant is used with the breast lift. Many of Dr. Schreiber’s Baltimore breast lift patients are happy to talk to you about this wonderful breast lift technique with practically no scarring. Dr. Schreiber is also a specialist at the lollipop breast lift. This involves a small scar placed vertically down from the nipple. A vertical lift or lollipop lift can give outstanding cleavage and lift to a deflated appearing breast. These types of breast lift have a quick recovery with minimal operating time.
The breast lift procedure takes about 2-3 hours, depending on the type of lift required and if an implant is also used. The procedure can be done with twilight sedation or general anesthesia and is done as an outpatient. Dr. Schreiber believes in safety first, and performs his cosmetic surgery at Northwest Hospital with board certified anesthesiologists and a full OR team to ensure the greatest patient safety.
Recovery from a Breast Lift
A breast lift with or without implants by Dr. Schreiber involves an easy recovery. He recommends taking off 3-5 days from work and 7-14 days from exercise. Many of his patients only need ibuprofen or Tylenol after surgery, but he provides his patients with a mild narcotic as well. Bruising and swelling are common after a breast lift and they typically resolve after 2-4 weeks.
Breast Augmentation with a Breast Lift
Breast augmentation and lift specialist, Dr. Jeffrey Schreiber, will assess your breasts during the exam. If you’d like fuller, perkier breasts then Dr. Schreiber may recommend a breast implant to be done with the lift. This is an amazing procedure to not only lift saggy breasts, but can also added increased volume to the top of the breasts for added shape and cleavage.
Breast Reduction and a Breast Lift
Many women come to see Dr. Schreiber at Baltimore Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Center for a breast lift, but they also desire smaller breasts. During a breast reduction, Dr. Schreiber removes breast tissue to make the breasts smaller and he also performs a lift at the same time to improve the appearance of the breasts. Even more, breast reductions are commonly covered by insurance. It’s important to come and see Dr. Schreiber in person to determine whether or not your specific plan covers a breast reduction procedure. Dr. Schreiber and his staff are very diligent at getting qualified breast reductions covered by your insurance company. As a breast reduction expert, Dr. Schreiber has many happy breast reduction patients.