Your surgeon will remove excess skin from around and below the breast to create an uplifted effect and the nipple and areola will be moved higher to create a more pert breast. Results are visible immediately and will continue to improve in the weeks following your procedure.
Procedure Time: 2.5 hours
No of Procedures Needed: 1
Recovery Time: 4-6 weeks
After your breast uplift procedure you will not be able to drive for two weeks and should you’re your shoulder and chest area for this time, lying in any comfortable position other than on your front. Strenuous exercise and lifting should be avoided for between four and six weeks and a support bra or top must be worn day and night for this time. You should avoid wearing any underwired bra for two months following your procedure.
Alcohol and aspirin should also be avoided for the first three weeks following your procedure and you should not use sunbeds or expose your breasts to direct sunlight for two months following surgery. Any bruising usually lasts between 10 and 14 days but swelling can last for up to six weeks and any handling of the breast must be very gentle. Your surgeon will discuss this in detail with you, however, if you have any queries please feel free to call us on the number below.
Pre-operative preparation – Our breast surgeon will discuss the procedure in detail with you during your pre-operative consultation. Click here to read more information on your Pre-Operative care