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Post-Breastfeeding Breast Augmentation: Why Now is the Time to Treat Yourself to a Mommy Makeover

You’re a mom now, and even though it’s the best job in the world, let’s be honest: it’s probably taken a toll on your body. Everything from pregnancy, childbirth, and even breastfeeding can create drastic effects on your physique that are almost impossible to reverse with diet and exercise. If you’re looking for something to… Read More »

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I Want a Breast Reduction, But I Don’t Want Them to Be Too Small

For the millions of women out there with overly large breasts, life can be incredibly difficult. Imagine the pain of heavy bra straps cutting into the skin, the constant back pain, neck pain, and headaches that are a given for women with too-big breasts. Breast reduction, the plastic surgery procedure that removes excess breast tissue,… Read More »

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The Perfect Fit: Determining Your Breast Size

In theory, choosing the size of your implants should be pretty simple. All you have to do is decide on what bra cup size you want to be, and then easy peasy, right? Well, there’s a lot more involved than that. For one thing, bra cup sizes vary from brand to brand, so a cup… Read More »

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Scared of Scars? Five Expert Tips for Recovering Post-Breast Surgery

We tend to think of our breasts as one of the most alluring, sensitive parts of ourselves. That’s why the thought of having distracting scars might make you think twice about getting a breast enhancement procedure; scars can be potentially unsightly, and it’s positively anxiety-inducing to think about having to hide them from intimate partners…. Read More »

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The 411 on Breast Lifts and Breast Reduction

Breast lifts and breast reductions are on the rise as more and more women are learning about their benefits as alternative methods of breast enhancement. But what’s the difference between the two? Both share a basic idea: removing excess tissue as a form of cosmetic enhancement. Of course, there are important differences, and if you’re… Read More »

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I Have a Small Frame, What Type of Breast Implants Should I Get?

Bigger is better, right? Unfortunately, getting breast augmentation is a little more nuanced than that, especially if you have a smaller frame. If you have a smaller frame, then there are special considerations that you should take into account when choosing breast implants. Thankfully, there are so many types to choose from, it’s only a… Read More »

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Top 5 Places to Work Out Around Durham

One of the best things about being active is trying new fitness studios and switching up your workout routine. There are so many different workouts one can try, such as cycling classes, CrossFit, boot camps, and yoga classes. Care Plastic Surgery created this list of the top 5 places to work out around Durham. If… Read More »

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What Does Breast Implant “Profile” Mean?

Breast implants are so diverse that they can offer an amazing level of customization for breast enhancement.  The different types, sizes, and configurations for breast implants can impart a special characteristic to your new breasts. One key characteristic is “breast profile”. So, what is a breast implant “profile” and how does it affect your results?… Read More »

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How Is a Breast Lift Performed?

Do you miss your perky breasts from before you had kids? Do you miss having the cleavage that small-chested women would die for? Don’t worry. A breast lift will have your breasts perky and full in no time. Before you undergo this surgical procedure, however, it best that you know how this surgery is performed…. Read More »

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Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, or Both?

Are you thinking of getting a breast enhancement procedure? Congratulations! You’re on your way to gaining more confidence, and filling out your curves for a more harmonious silhouette. If you’re as excited as most women are when they decide to get breast enhancement surgery, then you’re probably already on your way to planning your aesthetic… Read More »

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