Month: November 2015

What Causes Sagging Breasts?

What Causes Sagging Breasts?

As you stand in front of the mirror with fond memories of a perkier chest, you may be asking yourself one question: Why? Luckily, there’s an answer both to your curiosity and exactly what you can do about it. Life’s natural progression may have left you longing for the past, but the future is filled with possibilities.

Leading Factors of Ptosis

The main three factors that lead to breast sagging, also known as ptosis, are pregnancy, aging tissue and the relentless force of gravity. Here’s how they work:

  • During pregnancy, the expansion of breast tissues for nursing, followed by their subsequent deflation, often leads to breast sagging. This may appear directly after or take some time to materialize.

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