For the vast majority of our breast augmentation patients, their main goal is to get natural-looking results and minimize any signs that they’ve had a breast augmentation. Women often say that one of their biggest worries is the scarring that results from the procedure. While there are a variety of factors that influence how your body handles scarring (including your genetics), there are a few different strategies that you can use to get the best results possible. In this blog post we’re going to look at 3 tips that women can use after their procedure to help reduce scarring. If you’re thinking about getting breast augmentation but are worried about scars or any other issues, make sure that you get in touch with Dr. Max today at (817) 529-9199. You can also check out our gallery of Before-and-After pictures to get a sense of the beautiful results that our patients get. We also have a full page of patient reviews so you can get a better idea of the type of personal, honest, and world-class experience you can expect with Dr. Max.
3 Ways to Reducing Scarring after Breast Augmentation
Women have some terrific tactics they can use to minimize their scars following a breast augmentation procedure.
- Follow Dr. Max’s instructions – Even before the procedure, Dr. Max will spend a great deal of time talking with patients about their post-operative One of the biggest priorities of this preparation is to minimize scarring. Dr. Max will include things that you can do from your first day back home to start your body on the right track to minimizing scars. This may include massaging the scars to increase blood flow or wearing pressure bandages to flatten the scars.
- Creams – There are a variety of creams that many patients use and produce varying degrees of success. Cortisone creams have been known to soften the scars which can reduce their size. But it can only be used after the wounds have healed. Vitamin E creams and supplements may also help.
- Silicone sheets – Another popular method is to use silicone sheets and bandages. These products can be applied directly to the scars and may reduce the thickness of scars after breast augmentation.
Patients should remember one thing: check with Dr. Max before you use any kind of scar treatment that isn’t in his post-operative care instructions. We want to make sure that you get the best possible results. Consulting with Dr. Max before you try anything is highly recommended.
Why Patients Love Working with Dr. Max for Breast Augmentation
Patients have a variety of reasons for wanting breast augmentation. Whether you just want to get more cleavage or you’ve finished breastfeeding and want to get perkier and more youthful breasts, make sure that you work with Dr. Max. Not only do our patients absolutely love his relaxed personality, but they also love how transparent and compassionate he is. From day one of opening his own private practice, Dr. Max has worked hard to build strong relationships with all of his patients. On top of that, our patients love the breathtaking and natural-looking results that they get.
If you’re hoping to work with a plastic surgeon then make sure you get in touch with Dr. Max today at (817) 529-9199.