Silhouette

BREAST RESHAPING

Mastopexy

Procedures

The distended breasts are reshaped and firmed up. The operation removes excess skin, repositions the nipple and glandular tissue, and brings the breasts back to an attractive shape.

Duration
1.5 - 3 hours

Anaesthesia
local with sedation, or narcose

Treatment
in general, ambulatory, or overnight at clinic

Healing
return to working life after 1-2 weeks, complete fading of scar after months, up to 1 year

Lifespan of result
in general, permanent; weight, pregnancy, ageing and variations in body weight may lead to further slackening of area tissue