Breast Implants: Saline or Silicone?

Northern Virginia Breast implants
Located in Reston, VA near Washington, D.C. Metro Area
In the beginning, there was silicone – well, back at least in 1962 when the first breast implants were introduced. They had a shell made of silicone and the material inside was silicone gel. They were kind of flimsy things, built to leak in […]

April 26th, 2016|Virginia Breast Blog|0 Comments

A Natural Return To Beauty

Northern Virginia Mommy Makeover
Located in Reston, VA near Washington, D.C. Metro Area
Sexy is back in a big (little) way. We all want to look our best and we want to look attractive as well.

Many women with small or underdeveloped breast are very self-conscious about the way they look, especially in a swimsuit or other revealing […]

October 15th, 2015|Virginia Breast Blog|0 Comments

Choosing Between Breast Augmentation and a Breast Lift

One of the biggest questions we get from potential patients deals with the difference between breast augmentation and a breast lift. Many patients are not sure which one is right for them. Of course, there is no real "black and white" answer to this question. The right procedure for you will depend on the physical characteristics of your breasts and your aesthetic goals.
October 7th, 2015|Virginia Breast Blog|0 Comments

Are Breast Implants Getting Smaller?

Virginia Breast
Located in Reston, VA near Washington, D.C. Metro Area
Pamela Anderson admitted openly to her breast augmentation and became the virtual spokesmodel for the surgery.  Victoria Beckham didn’t admit to her breast enlargement, but we all knew it, and she came to represent a “bad” breast augmentation result:  very visible, very plastic looking.  Of course, […]

September 20th, 2015|Virginia Breast Blog|0 Comments

IDEAL IMPLANT – Natural Feel Without Silicone Gel

The IDEAL IMPLANT® Structured Breast Implant is a new type of implant designed by a plastic surgeon. It combines a natural feel with the safety of only saline inside, for peace of mind. With IDEAL IMPLANT, you can look in the mirror and be confident your implants are intact.
August 28th, 2015|Virginia Breast Blog|0 Comments

After I have my breast augmentation, will I able to breast feed?

For women who desire  breast augmentation with breast implants that have been able to breast feed in the past, the answer is that they likely will be able to breast feed in the future.  It is not a complete guarantee, but most don’t have an issue.  If there is a change in sensation to the nipple, more likely with larger implants, there could be an alteration in ability to breast feed.
August 28th, 2015|Virginia Breast Blog|0 Comments