A breast lift is a cosmetic procedure that lifts and reshapes the breasts. If you are experience sagging after pregnancy, weight loss, or just the passing of time, you may be considering a breast lift. A breast lift does not decrease or increase the size of the breast, although some women do choose to have breast augmentation performed at the same as their breast lift. You can discuss your options with a board certified cosmetic surgeon.
You will have some discomfort and mild pain after surgery which can be alleviated with prescription medication. You will probably wear an elastic bandage or surgical bra for several days or weeks following surgery For the best results, follow your post-operative instructions closely.
According to The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery for Statistical Data, the average for surgeon's fees for Breast Lifts in 2010 was $4,401 nationally. This does not include additional fees for the surgical center, anesthesia, medical tests, etc.