3 – 4 hours
After 10 – 14 days
After 3 – 4 days
The reduced fat and tissues in the mammary glands degrades the elasticity of breasts, making the skin droopy.
The sagging breast surgery analyzes the size and sagging of the breasts and corrects their shape and nipple position.
It reduces the size and enhances the elasticity of the breast tissues.
It provides breast lifting with the surgery to continuously take care of the elasticity of the breasts after the surgery.
It maintains the chest circumference, nipples and breast height to make the most attractive breast volume.
01If you have small and sagging breasts compared to the body
02If you have excessively large and sagging breasts compared to the body
03If you have reduced breast elasticity due to a drastic diet
04If you have severe breast ptosis due to pregnancy and childbirth
05If you have sagging breast tissue and reduced elasticity due to aging
If the nipples are below the lower fold of the breasts by 1cm or more
If the nipples are below the lower fold of the breasts by 1 – 2cm but a little bit higher than the lowest tissues
If the nipples are below the lower fold by 3cm or more and facing downwards
|Classification||Vertical incision||Nipple incision||O-shaped incision|
|Feature||The most frequently performed surgery
Correction possible even with large breast reduction
Preserve senses around the nipples
|Good for breasts that are not too big and sagging too much
Incise around the nipples.
|The most traditional surgery method
Make O-shape around the nipples
Effective on large and severely sagging breasts
|Advantages||Remove sufficient amount of tissues and maintains good shape after the surgery||Unnoticeable scars with limited visibility around the nipples||Easy to predict the surgery results and preserve nipple functions|
|Disadvantages||The difficult surgery should be performed by experienced medical specialists for less scars and low possibility of complications||Less tissue reduction and breasts may become wide and flabby||More scars compared to other surgeries|
(partner medical institution)
Breast surgery with functional and aesthetic aspects from the cooperation between cosmetic and general surgeons (breast diagnosis)
Customized surgery considering physical features like height, chest circumference and extent of sagging
The anesthesiologist participates in the entire surgery process including surgery planning and performing the surgery to ensure safety
The anesthesiologist resides in the hospital for real-time monitoring until the patient regains their consciousness
Elasticity recovery and recovery management by the dedicated department
Manages scars after surgery and prevents capsular contracture