Having excessively large breasts may cause different problems. In such cases, a breast reduction procedure is applied to overcome the problems of individuals. Breast reduction, which is an aesthetic procedure, provides incredible changes. This procedure, which is preferred by many people today, is also preferred by many celebrities. It is known that many Hollywood celebrities also prefer this procedure and experience incredible changes. It will be wise to answer such questions as “What is breast reduction? For whom is it suitable?” before proceeding with the above mentioned changes.
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What is Breast Reduction?
Mamoplasty or breast reduction, as the name suggests, is an aesthetic procedure in which the breasts are reduced. Fat, skin and tissue cells are taken to reduce breast sizes. Although breast reduction is an aesthetic procedure, it is sometimes done to eliminate serious health problems. For example; problems such as neck and back pain may ocur due to the pressure exerted by large breasts. Therefore, the breast reduction procedure is extremely effective in solving a person’s physical and psychological problems.
Breast reduction is a process that takes 2 to 4 hours in total. Patients can return to work after about a week. Although the recovery period is 2 weeks, it will take more time for the full results to appear.
Who Can Have Breast Reduction?
This procedure can be done for different purposes. First of all, it can be said that it is a suitable option for those who want to have smaller breasts. It is also a suitable procedure for those who experience loss of self-confidence and different psychological problems due to large breasts. Also, for this reason, those who do not want to deal with the back and length pain and bra trace may prefer a breast reduction operation.
In order to have breast reduction, you need a healthy body. The simplest way to find out if you are eligible for this procedure is to see your doctor for a consultation. At this stage, the sıurgeon will decide whether you are eligible for the procedure after he/she asks some questions about your health and the general evaluation to be made.
Breast Reduction Before and After
Breast Reduction Stages
Some stages are followed in this procedure. These stages are extremely important for the success of the surgery.
At the consultation stage, your overall health status is evaluated. The medications you use, your medical history, your pregnancy status are taken into account. Your current weight and whether it is your ideal weight is also extremely important. Also, at this stage, you can ask the questions in your mind and express your expectations fully.
2. Planning the Surgery
After the general evaluation, how the surgery will be performed is planned. Your breast is examined closely and how much it will be reduced is determined. The technique to be applied is also decided at this stage. As is known, there are different techniques such as anchors, vertical and scarless. Mammogram can be requested by the doctor in order to make the planning correctly.
The surgery starts in accordance with the planning made in the previous stage. After the patient is under local anesthesia, an incision is done in certain prts of the breast. First, the nipple is repositioned. Then excess skin, tissue and fat cells are taken. After this procedure, the breast is reshaped and finally the incisions are closed.
Gauze is applied onto the treated areas immediately after the operation. Then a suitable bra is worn. In the early days, conditions such as swelling and bruising may appear on your breast. These are perfectly normal and you don’t have to worry. Depending on the surgery, tubes can be attached to your breasts to drain the fluid that accumulates in your breasts. These are removed within 1-2 days. Bruising and swelling begin to cease after 2 weeks. At the end of 1 month, a complete recovery is attained. However, it should be remembered that one year is needed for the breasts to fully recover.
Which Celebrities Have Breast Reduction Surgery?
General information about breast reduction procedure is given above. This procedure, which is performed quite a lot today, is also frequently preferred by famous names. Celebrities who want to reduce their breasts for different reasons follow this procedure to have a body just like the one in their dreams.
It is possible to experience incredible changes with breast reduction. After a while, the breasts look completely natural. Thus, even aesthetic treatment is not noticed. When you search for the famous names below, you may be surprised that these names have breast reduction. This situation shows how successful the procedure is. Here are the famous names that have breast reduction:
- Ariel Winter
- Drew Barrymore
- Phyllis Diller
- Marie Osmond
- Katie Price
- Patti Stanger
- Dina Manzo
- Soleil Moon Frye
- Queen Latifah
- Star Jones
- Patricia Heaton
- Heidi Montag
- Janeane Garofalo
Apart from the names here, there are also celebrities who have breast reduction.
Before & After Breast Reduction
You will be very surprised to see the changes that have occurred thanks to the breast reduction surgery. The change brought about by such an operation is truly incredible. You will understand better when you examine the photos below. Here are those amazing and fantastic changes: