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perth, Australia

do i need a lift, or just augmentation?

hello whoever is reading this,
Iv been getting mixed opinions from different surgeons on wether a breast
lift is neccessary aaswell as augmentation, or is augmentation alone
will be enough for me. I dont feel as though there is enough "droop"
to have excessive scarring on my breast at such a young age.
Im going from a small B to full D.
any reccomendations, or opinion is greatly appreciated, and i thank-you in advance

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Plastic surgeon
La Jolla, CA
United States
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  Lift vs. breast augmentation
October 5, 2009 2:11 PM

A lift mainly depends on the placement of your nipple-areola. An implant can raise the areola so much. If you want a perky look that will be long-lasting you will benefit from a lift. (more)
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Plastic surgeon
Baltimore-Washington DC, MD
United States
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  Lift or augmentation?
July 26, 2009 12:11 PM

Wether you need a lift with your augmentation depends on 2 things:
The position of the nipple and areola relative to the breast. If you want the nipple pointing up or perky you wnat a (more)
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Plastic surgeon
Houston, TX
United States
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  Difficult to say
July 21, 2009 2:39 PM

Patients with a small amount of ptosis or drooping, especially at a young age can get varying opinions about lifting with an augmentation vs no lifting at all. Without examining you it is (more)
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