During your breast augmentation consultation, not only will you be discussing different breast implant options, but you'll also talk about your desired breast profile. While deciding on saline vs silicone is often expected, many women haven't yet considered their breast implant profile options. Understanding what a breast profile is and what it means for your breast augmentation can help you and Dr. Kolder choose the right breast implant for you and your body type.
So, you've made the decision to have a breast augmentation but are you familiar with the implant measurements and what that means for your cup size? Chances are you've heard of cc's but haven't quite figured out how that translates to how your bras will fit. Here are some things you should know to help you figure out the implant size to cup size ratio.
(Updated for 2019) By now, all of America (and perhaps the world) has seen the amazing transformation of Mama June Shannon as documented in the recent WE TV reality series “Mama June: From Not to Hot.” Now meet the Doctor behind her amazing new body. Last fall, Dr. Daniel Kolder, a plastic surgeon in Ventura County met with the reality star after she had lost nearly 300 pounds via diet, exercise, and gastric sleeve surgery. While the 37 year old had achieved her weight loss goals, she[...]
The confusion between cup size and CCs can make choosing the size of your breast augmentation complicated. How do you know which measurement to use? And once you know, how do you decide what would look best? Use this information to help you demystify breast implant sizes and guide your decision.
Think Results, Not Numbers
Plastic surgeons get requests for specific measurements all the time. “I want a solid C cup.” “My friend had 375 CCs and looks great! I want those, too.”[...]
One of the beauties of modern breast implants is that they can be extremely long-lasting. But that doesn’t mean that checking in with your breast augmentation surgeon at some point down the road isn’t still a good idea. If you’re wondering when your breast implants might have to be replaced, take a look at this quick timeline and some key tips for discussing breast augmentation revision with your plastic surgeon.
Plan for a 10-Year Reunion
The general rule of thumb is to check back with your plastic surgeon[...]