Breast reduction is a procedure usually performed for medical reasons rather than cosmetic purpose. It is typically recommended for women who have significant physical ailments, such as back or neck pain, skin irritation, poor posture, numbness, rashes, indentations in the skin from over-taxed bras excessive sweating or breathing problem due to unnaturally large mammary glands. Breast reduction is performed under general anaesthesia. The surgeon removes excess breast tissue, fat and skin. Since the surgery removes many of the milk ducts, leading to the nipples, this surgery is not recommended for women who intend to breast feed. Young women are also advised to postpone surgery until the breast have stopped growing, usually around age 20.
For many women, breast size is an important part of feeling good, desirable and normal. The enhancement procedure is used to enlarge small breasts, under developed breasts, or breasts that have decreased in size after a woman has had children. The procedure is performed as an out patient basis under general anaesthesia. The US FDA approved cohesive gel silicon implants are used for this surgery. Implants are available in various sizes and the right choice of implants depends on the amount of existing breast tissue, the chest size and personal choice. Breast feeding can be done normally later. The two most commonly used approaches to breast augmentation are the infra mammary crease approach and the circum aereolar approach. The surgery takes about 2 hours.
A breast lift is a cosmetic procedure designed to raise and reshape sagging breast for a more youthful appearance. Mastopexy can reduce the extra skin and give the breast their former firmer shape and feel. In some cases, breast implants are inserted in conjunction with a breast lift, which affords patients the ability to increase breast size along with a shapelier, former, firmer look.
Gynaecomastia surgery or key-hole male breast surgery is done as a day care procedure under general anaesthesia. This is done by liposuction method using fine and delicate special instruments. The scars are minimal and fade in time. Swelling and bruising is expected and takes about 3-4 weeks to settle down. One can resume their normal activity in a couple of days.
A facelift surgery can be performed as on outpatient procedure. It is usually done under general anaesthesia benefits. The incision is placed in the natural crease of the facial skin and begins inside the hairline, in the temple area above and forward of the ear.
Rhinoplasty can be performed on an out patient basis under local or general anaesthesia. Rhinoplasty surgery is performed from inside the nose, using special delicate instruments. The bone, cartilage and soft tissue of the nose are reduced in size, rearranged or sculptured to obtain a desirable natural-appearing result. No external scars are left, unless excessively large nostrils require reduction in size.
Dimple on the cheek is considered lucky in many societies. They also make the person look attractive, when smiling. Natural dimple can be seen on one or both the cheeks. A natural dimple is formed when there is a small defect in the cheek muscles, with the overlying skin stuck to the underlying connective tissue. The muscle contracts when the person smiles, splitting apart and allowing the skin to indent forming the dimple. Dimple on the cheek can be created on an outpatient basis under local anaesthesia. Initially, the dimple will appear static, but after 6-8 weeks, it appears only when the person smiles.
Lip is very important structure of lower one third of the face. It plays an important role for speech and cosmetic appearance. Various procedures of lip surgery include:- Lip Augmentation: - Helps you to enhance and improve your natural looks by providing volume to your lip. Fillers injection, microfat injection and lip implants are used to improve your lip volume. Lip Reduction / Thinning:- Unique feature of lips is that they are required for emotional expression and attractiveness. Thick lips give you rough & hard look Lip reduction is performed under local anaesthesia. The scar is not visible eternally.
Scar Revision Surgery
When the skin is in the process of recovering from an injury, whether the result of an accident, surgery, a burn on acne, scarring will occur, whenever multiple layers of skin have been affected. Once a scar forms, it is permanent but may be made less visible or relocated surgically. Scars can be of different types like keloid scar, hypertrophic scar, contractures etc. Different scars require different treatment. Your surgeon will examine the scar in order to decide upon the proper treatment and inform you of outcomes that can be expected from facial scar revision surgery.
Skin is made up of millions of cells. Each day thousands of cells die, fall off and are replaced by new cells from beneath the outer layer of skin. Micro dermabrasion procedure may be the treatment of choice if you are unhappy with age spots, acne scars, stretch marks, fine wrinkles or flaking skin. It helps men and women experience remarkable improvement in skin texture regardless of skin colour.
Dynamic wrinkles are caused by contraction of the delicate underlying facial muscles every time you smile, laugh or frown. These lines caused by facial muscles can give a person an angry, tired or sad appearance even when they are not experiencing that emotion. Botox cosmetic is approved by the FDA as a safe and effective treatment for wrinkles, frown lines, forehead creases and Crows feet. Botox is also being used to reduce sweating in the axilla, palms of hand and feet. Unfortunately, Botox cosmetic is a temporary solution and the effects of the treatment last from 4-6 months. The entire treatment takes about 10 minutes. No anaesthetic is required and you can resume normal activities immediately.
An attractive facial appearance consists of many elements: a healthy great smile, good bone structure and healthy skin. A beautiful face starts with the foundation of an appealing bone structure and a chiseled jaw and prominent cheek bones have been considered markers of beauty in many cultures. Facial implants such as Chin Implants used for chin augmentation and Cheek Implants used for cheek augmentation, offer men and women the opportunity to improve the contours of their face for a more aesthetically pleasing and balanced appearance. Small custom-shaped implants are placed under the skin using small inconspicuous incisions. Many times patients will choose to combine rhinoplasty, neck lift or facelift along with these procedures for better results.
A brow lift helps you to eliminate drooping skin and vertical or horizontal lines associated with the fore head or brow line. A brow lift can return one of your most prominent facial features to a smoother, more symmetrical and youthful shape.