This cosmetic procedure involves the insertion of breast implants, and is usually done for one of the following reasons: cosmetic reasons, where the patient wishes to have greater volume in her breasts, or she may want to compensate for weight that was lost through pregnancy or diet.
The goal of a breast lift, also known as mastopexy, is to raise and firm up the breasts by removing excess skin and tightening the surrounding tissue. This reshapes and supports the new breast contour.
This procedure, known as reduction mammoplasty, will achieve the goals of attaining a breast size that is in proportion to your body, as well as alleviating the discomfort often associated with overly large breasts.
Gynecomastia, also known as breast reduction for men, is the surgical correction of over-developed or enlarged breasts in males.