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Learn More about Saline Breast Implants
If you are preparing for breast augmentation, you need to decide whether saline or silicone implants are best for you. Since both options are safe and effective, the choice will largely depend on your personal preferences and goals for surgery. Saline breast implants, offered at Houston office, are often preferred for their affordability, safety, and ability to be placed using smaller incisions. At your consultation, Dr. Azita Madjidi can explain more about the benefits of saline implants and help you decide if they are right for you. Contact us today to schedule your initial consultation.
Saline implants have a silicone shell, and they are filled with a sterile saltwater solution. These implants come in a variety of sizes, and they can be custom-filled to meet your cosmetic goals. They are also available in two shapes (round and teardrop-shaped), and they can be smooth or textured.
Saline implants are a popular option for a number of reasons. Their benefits include:
Despite their many advantages, there are some drawbacks to saline implants. The primary disadvantage is cosmetic; many women believe that saline implants do not look or feel as natural as silicone. This is especially true for women with small frames. In addition, for women with naturally smaller breasts, rippling of the saline implants can be visible. Finally, saline implants are heavier than silicone, and they may start to shift over time, moving further down in the breast pocket.
Both saline and silicone implants are excellent options. Saline implants may be the right choice for you if:
Of course, the best way to choose your implants is to discuss your options with Dr. Madjidi. She will help you select the right choice, based on your body type and cosmetic goals. Contact our office today to set up your first appointment.
by Azita Madjidi
Houston Plastic Surgery