Tag: breast augmentation

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 »

The difference between breast implants and fat grafting for breast augmentation.

Breast Implants vs. Fat Grafting for Breast Augmentation

April 19, 2020 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Some women would like to increase their breast size but are uneasy about the idea of implants. Breast augmentation via fat grafting is an appealing option for these patients. At our plastic surgery practice here in the Washington, D.C., area, we receive many questions about the procedure. There are many wonderful benefits to this… Read more »

Young woman thinking about breast enhancement

Breast Enhancement Research: What You Need to Know

  Women today have more breast enhancement options than ever before. Breast augmentation and breast lift procedures are two of the most popular choices among our Washington, DC, patients. However, starting your cosmetic surgery research may feel intimidating. What’s the best way to start learning about your different treatment options? No two patients are alike,… Read more »

Young woman contemplating breast lift or breast augmentation.

Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, or Both?

January 14, 2020 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Breast enhancement procedures are more popular than ever—and for good reason. A breast lift or breast augmentation at our plastic surgery practice near Washington, DC, can create noticeable, age-defying results. But sometimes patients are unsure of which surgery option is best for them. What are the differences between a breast augmentation and a breast… Read more »

Woman shopping for new bras after getting breast augmentation

Post-Breast Augmentation Bra Shopping Tips

September 20, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  One of the perks of breast augmentation that our Washington, D.C., patients enjoy is the chance to update their wardrobes, including their bras. Women who may have always had limited options shopping for bras now get the opportunity to wear sexier and more fashionable bras. Buying new bras is just one of the ways… Read more »

Woman lying on bed considering plastic surgery

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Choosing Plastic Surgery

August 7, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  When deciding to move forward with a plastic surgery procedure such as breast augmentation at our Washington, DC-area practice, it’s important to make sure you’re heading into the process with a clear and healthy mindset. Checking that your motivations are coming from a positive place helps set the stage for a smooth and rewarding… 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 »

What Makes a Mommy Makeover?

April 3, 2014 by Samir S. Rao, MD

If you’re a mom, chances are your body looks somewhat different after having children. Earlier generations may have called stretch marks, loose abdominal muscles, and sagging breasts “badges of motherhood,” but today more women are choosing to combat these changes and restore their bodies more closely to what they looked like before having children. A… Read more »