Breast Lift | Palm Springs
A Breast Lift, or mastopexy, is performed to return a more youthful shape and firmness to breasts that have sagged as a result of weight loss, pregnancy, loss of the skin’s natural elasticity or simply the effects of aging and gravity.
A Breast Lift might be a good option if:
- You are in good general health
- You maintain a stable weight
- You do not smoke
- You have realistic expectations about your results
- Your breasts sag, droop, or are asymmetrical
The Breast Lift procedure can also be combined with other procedures such as a breast augmentation or reduction to improve your breast contour and firmness.
A Breast Lift It is usually performed with general anesthesia and lasts from one to three hours. During the procedure, Dr. Quardt will make incisions in areas that will be inconspicuous after surgery, tighten and reposition the supporting tissues and remove any extra skin, close the incisions and apply sterile dressings.
During the recovery process it is normal to feel sore and swollen for the first week or two, and any swelling and scarring will diminish over the next several weeks.