Breast augmentation is a breast surgery procedure aimed to increase the size and shape of the breasts. This Breast Surgery procedure involves the use of breast implants, which are placed behind the breast tissue. Breast augmentation surgery candidates are those whose breasts are too small, which may be disproportionate to the rest of the body. Also, breast augmentation is helpful in restoring the size and firmness of breasts in women who have undergone pregnancy and breastfeeding, a process that typically reduces the size of breasts.
Breast reduction (also known as reduction
mammoplasty) is a breast surgery procedure aimed
to reduce the size of the breasts.
Generally, this breast surgery procedure is
performed on women with breasts that are too
large that it causes neck and back
Another type of cosmetic breast surgery is the breast lift (also known as mastopexy). This type of breast surgery procedure is aimed towards restoring the shape and firmness in women whose breasts have become noticeably sagging (after pregnancy, breast feeding, old age).