The mommy makeover is a combination of procedures that usually includes breast implants, a tummy tuck, and liposuction to contour your figure and give you back the confidence that makes you… well, you. While breast augmentation is commonly included, you’ll find that you have two implant options that you’ll have to decide between, each of which offers its own unique advantages.
The two primary types of implants are silicone and saline. Both are FDA-approved and can provide great results for the majority of women looking to add some fullness to their breasts.
These implants are filled with a sterile salt water solution. Advantages of saline implants include:
Silicone implants are filled with a gel that’s designed to mimic the feel of natural breast tissue. Most of today’s breast augmentations are performed using silicone. Advantages of silicone breast implants include:
The question of which type of breast implant will give you the best mommy makeover results will depend on how much breast tissue you have, your measurements, and what your appearance goals are. From there, your plastic surgeon can help you determine whether saline or silicone breast implants will help give you the best possible outcome.