Breast augmentation is a highly popular procedure that promises to greatly enhance the overall appearance of breasts by significantly changing their size and shape. If you are considering getting pregnant within the next year, you may want to wait to get a breast augmentation. Even though you may want perky breasts now, you’re better off waiting until you have finished having children. Check out these important reasons why you should wait until after pregnancy for a breast augmentation.
Breasts Change Size and Shape During and After Pregnancy
The primary reason you might want to delay a breast augmentation is that during pregnancy the breasts naturally swell and increase in size. This is temporary and won’t last after childbirth and breastfeeding. When your breasts return to their pre-pregnancy size, they will typically be less perky than they were before. This is because the tissues and skin have stretched and expanded.
Factors that can determine how a woman’s body will respond to pregnancy include genetics, lifestyle choices, and body type. Changes to breast shape and size during and after childbirth could mean that a patient will opt for different-sized implants than they would haev chosen prior to pregnancy.
Avoid the Need for Breast Revision Surgery
Many women who have received a breast augmentation before pregnancy choose to undergo Breast Revision Surgery. The reality is that breasts will probably not regain their pre-pregnancy appearance without breast revision surgery. In order to avoid undergoing several surgeries, it’s a good idea to delay receiving a breast augmentation until after you’re finished having children.
Breast Augmentation in Miami
When it comes to breast augmentation surgery, timing is definitely a consideration. If you’re considering breast augmentation, get in touch. Our expert team is always available to discuss any questions and concerns that you may have about breast augmentation surgery. Our primary goal is to help women safely achieve their aesthetic goals.
Call today to schedule your complimentary consultation with Dr. Castrellón at our Miami offices or virtually online.