Dr. Lesavoy will make every effort to make your scars as inconspicuous as possible. Still, it’s important to remember that mastopexy scars are extensive and permanent. They often remain lumpy and red for months, then gradually become less obvious, sometimes eventually fading to thin white lines. Fortunately, the scars can usually be placed so that you can wear even low-cut tops.
Keep in mind that a breast lift won’t keep your breasts firm forever, gravity, pregnancy, aging, and weight fluctuations will take their toll again in time. Women who have breast enlargement surgery along with their breast lift may find the results last longer.
Your satisfaction with a breast lift is likely to be greater if you understand the procedure thoroughly and if your expectations are realistic.
If your expectations are realistic, chances are you’ll be satisfied with your breast lift.