Month: July 2013

New Breast Implant Option May Benefit Post-Weight Loss Patients

New Breast Implant Option May Benefit Post-Weight Loss Patients

The FDA has approved a new silicone implant that may be a good option for women who have lost a lot of weight, common among augmentation patients, according to the breast augmentation specialists serving Sacramento at Kaufman .

Folsom, California (July 2013) – In June, The FDA approved a new shaped silicone implant, the Mentor® MemoryShape, making it the 3rd shaped silicone implant to receive FDA approval since 2012. Shaped breast implants such as these are a good option for women seeking reconstructive breast surgery after massive weight loss.

Because breasts are mainly composed of fat, significant weight loss can cause them to flatten and droop, a cosmetic condition known as ptotic breasts. Implants can alleviate this condition—and shaped implants can offer a more natural,


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