Category: Breast

How to maintain your breast implants.

How to Maintain Your Breast Implants: A Beginner’s Guide

  Every breast augmentation patient deserves satisfying results that endure for many years. While breast implants aren’t meant to last forever, our Washington, DC, patients can increase their implants’ longevity and maintain the appearance of their breast augmentation results.  Properly caring for breast implants doesn’t have to be an overly complicated process. If you’re wondering… Read more »

Young woman after breast reconstruction surgery

Breast Reconstruction Surgery: Implants, Expectations, and More

October 28, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Breast reconstruction is a procedure that restores the shape of the breast after a mastectomy. And just as no two women are the same, there are many customizable approaches to this unique procedure. Breast reconstruction surgery can be a delicate, transformative process, and our Washington, D.C., team is proud to have skilled surgeons who… Read more »

Woman working out after recovering from breast augmentation

3 Breast Augmentation Tips for Active Women

  Women with active lifestyles who are considering breast augmentation in the Washington, D.C. area have unique concerns about how breast implants may impact their exercise routines. Running, weight-lifting, or participating in a range of sports are all possible after breast enhancement surgery, but you’ll want to read this blog post to learn some tips… Read more »

Woman contemplating breast augmentation consultation

What Really Happens During a Breast Augmentation Consultation

  The consultation is an essential step in any surgical experience. It’s the time to voice concerns, discuss goals, and create a plan for achieving ideal results. However, many breast augmentation patients here in Washington, D.C., often aren’t sure what actually happens before, during, and after this important appointment. In this blog post, we’ll review… Read more »

How Daily Life Changes After Breast Augmentation In Washington DC

How Daily Life Changes After Breast Augmentation

April 15, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Women who undergo breast augmentation report significant improvements in the quality of their post-surgical lives. A study by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons showed “very large” jumps in women’s self-reported satisfaction with their bodies after the surgery. But while the big picture improvements are clear, many women considering breast augmentation at our Washington DC… Read more »

Restore Your Pre-Pregnancy Body with a Mommy Makeover

September 2, 2018 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Having a child can be the happiest experience of your life, but it can also leave you with a lot of unwanted changes to your body that can be nearly impossible to reverse with diet and exercise alone. Once you’re done having children, you might consider doing something for yourself like undergoing the complete mommy… Read more »

The History of Breast Augmentation

November 4, 2015 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Wanting to change your physical appearance is nothing new; for thousands of years, humans have used a variety of tricks to change the way they look. In today’s era, improving your appearance through plastic surgery is becoming more and more common, with percentages rising each year. For women, one of the most popular areas to… Read more »

There’s a New Player in Town: IDEAL Breast Implants

March 14, 2016 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Beauty trends come and go—and plastic surgery preferences are no exception. Back in the 90s, larger breast implants with plenty of upper pole fullness were popular, thanks in part to stars such as Pamela Anderson. Fast forward two decades, and women are favoring more modest size increases with an emphasis on looking natural. Here at… Read more »

Bigger Isn’t Better for Some: Smaller Implants Are Becoming a Bigger Trend

The big news in breast aesthetics is small: breast implants are trending toward a smaller, more natural appearance. According to a recent article from ABC News, many celebrities with breast implants, including Victoria Beckham and Pamela Anderson, have chosen to downsize or remove their implants. Large, higher profile breast implants have long been popular, but… Read more »

Quick Recovery Breast Augmentation

September 28, 2017 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Breast augmentation has improved dramatically over the last decade. The newest generations of breast implants are significantly better, providing more natural results, fewer complications, and a much quicker and easier recovery—and we are now able to offer patients the Quick Recovery Breast Augmentation here at Center for Plastic Surgery in Washington, DC. How improved breast… Read more »