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The differences between a Breast Augmentation Scottsdale and a Breast Lift

Plastic surgery involving the breast is one of the most commonly performed surgeries today. If you are considering a cosmetic breast procedure, you should learn the differences between a breast augmentation Scottsdale and breast lift Scottsdale.

Breast Augmentation

Simply stated, a breast augmentation Scottsdale or breast augmentation Phoenix increases the size of the breast using an implant.
Breast augmentation Phoenix is a relatively easy procedure that can be done under local or general anesthesia and involves minimal scaring due to the smaller incisions used to place the implants.
A board certified plastic surgeon will make small incisions usually around the areola to insert either a saline or silicone breast implant. Once the implant is placed, the incisions are closed. Recovery time is short due to the minimal incisions.