Posted May 18, 2020
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Does the skin on your breast seem a bit lax? Are your areolas stretched out?
While breast augmentation remains the most popular cosmetic surgery in America, breast lift surgery (mastopexy) also records some serious numbers. This is because breast lift surgery can correct many cosmetic breast issues that adding implants cannot.
Why Should I Choose a Breast Lift?…
Posted October 26, 2016
There are many reasons why women may want to have breast surgery. Whether it’s because of issues with size or shape, to produce a more youthful look, or to restore comfort, breast surgery can help achieve those goals. But what many women may not realize is that they may benefit from a combination of breast surgeries to reach their desired results.…
Posted August 25, 2016
Many women begin researching breast surgery because there are certain characteristics of their breasts that they would like to downplay and others they would like to enhance. Breast lift and breast augmentation can both serve to give you a more ideal breast, but each procedure is designed to address specific issues.
Breast lift does not add volume to your breasts, instead this procedure addresses sagging (ptosis) in breasts that women often experience after childbearing or weight loss or due simply to aging and genetics.…
Posted April 19, 2016
Stretch marks are a result of skin stretching at a rate too fast for elastin fibers to keep up with. This can occur during puberty and growth spurts or during periods of rapid growth such as pregnancy. In fact, the American Academy of Dermatology suggests that 90% of women will develop stretch marks during their sixth or seventh month of pregnancy – even if balms and preventive measures are utilized.…
Posted April 05, 2016
For many women, breasts simply sag over time. Add to that pregnancy, nursing, and weight fluctuations, and a sagging breast tissue can become a serious issue detracting from the contours of the entire upper body. If you are struggling with sagging breast tissue and/or excess skin in the chest, now is the time to call board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr.…
Posted December 02, 2015
Breast lift surgery addresses ptosis (sagging) breast tissue. With this procedure, board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole can restore balance and symmetry to the bust while producing a look that is youthful without being overly-enhanced. However, it is important to remember that breast lift surgery often reduces cup size – a factor that may pose an issue for women with smaller natural breasts.…
Posted October 27, 2015
Like the so called “vampire facelift” that came before it, the vampire breast lift involves extracting platelet rich plasma from a patient’s blood and injecting it back into the body – in this case, the breasts. Does it work? Accounts vary, but some patients report a perkier appearance, more nipple sensitivity, and reduced visibility of stretch marks.…
Posted September 10, 2015
Words like ideal are subjective and it is important to remember that the only standard of beauty you need to live up to is your own. If you are unhappy with your breast size, board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole would be happy to meet with you free of both charge and obligation to discuss your concerns, your options, and the breast enhancement solutions best suited to help you reach your cosmetic goals.…
Posted July 14, 2015
A recent increase in the number of bariatric surgeries in the United States has kindled a surge in post bariatric body contouring procedures. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons – of which Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole is a member – massive weight loss surgeries have resulted in an increased demand for liposuction, tummy tuck, arm lift, and breast lift surgery among others.…
Posted February 20, 2015
Breast lift surgery is a wonderful way to restore a firm and balanced appearance to breasts that have begun to droop and sag. If you are unhappy with the way aging, weight fluctuations, pregnancy, nursing, or genetics have changed the symmetry and perkiness of your chest, Dr. O’Toole would be happy to meet with you for a free consultation to help you determine if breast lift surgery is right for you.…