Motiva® Implants Overview
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It is important to note that although you may have a desired cup size in mind, the choice of your breast implant size should be made according to your anatomy. Choosing a breast implant too big or too small can affect the long-term results of your surgery and the aesthetic appearance. Therefore, choosing a breast implant that is as close to your desired cup size but within your anatomical parameters is key to long term results and breast appearance. It is important to discuss your goals and implant choices in consultation with your surgeon before assuming a certain implant type is the best option for you.
Your surgeon will provide you with aftercare instructions which must be followed to ensure optimum results. Although surgical instructions vary, it is usually recommended to avoid driving and heavy lifting in the first few weeks, avoid strenuous exercise for six weeks, and maintain your surgical bra for six weeks.
Breast implants are not lifetime devices. The life expectancy of a silicone breast implant cannot be precisely estimated or guaranteed as there are many factors beyond the manufacturer’s control that can affect the longevity of a device.
As with all surgical procedures, there are a few cases in which breast augmentation might not be right for you or just not right at this time, and it all depends on your health and current lifestyle. However, with that said, most women are excellent candidates for breast augmentation and your surgeon will advise you on your suitability.
Gaining a good understanding of your surgeon’s credentials and technical skills in surgery can help to avoid a journey of mishaps. It is OK to ask “What are your qualifications and skills?”
While many doctors can perform a breast augmentation, not all these surgeons specialize in breast surgery. Choosing a surgeon who has excellent experience in breast surgery can maximize your aesthetic results and minimize the risk of post-operative complications. Requesting “before-and-after” pictures can help you gain a good understanding of the surgeon’s work.
Remember that through our Find a Motiva® surgeon, you can connect with a certified surgeon who takes the time to answer your questions and has the skills to make you feel that you are in safe hands.
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