The breast may lose its previous live and lifted appearance due to factors such as gravity, giving birth and breastfeeding. It is possible to make these breasts live and lifted again after the breast lifting operation. As a result of this operation, a round scar around the breast tip and a scar from here going down to the lower part of the breast.
The breast volume does not change in the lifting operation. The present breast is lifted and reshaped in this operation. If sufficient breast tissue is present, breast lifting operation can be made without additional need. However, in cases where breast volume decrease due to problems such as a gap in breast as a result of giving birth, some silicone application is needed together with the lifting operation.
The operation is conducted under general anesthesia and lasts 1,5-2 hours. The patient is discharged with a special bra the same day after the operation. She may feel pain by doing some arm movements for 2-3 days. Stitches are not removed because they are from dissolvable material. One week later, the patient can continue all her daily activities since the staple-line recovers. While stitch scars are pink at first, the skin color turn to normal in time.