Category: Breast Lift

The Secret Scar Breast Augmentation

You’ve heard that there’s more than one way to take care of a cat. There is also more than one way to insert a breast implant. But by far the most common technique is called the inframammary incision. With this technique an incision is made at the base of the breast, under the inframammary fold,... More »

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What is a Mommy Makeover?

Recently we conducted an informal survey of people who were not plastic surgery aficionados.  These were average moms, and a few dads, that were asked what is involved in a Mommy Makeover.  To our great surprise not a single person could answer that question!  A couple of people thought it was akin to sending a... More »

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Plastic Surgery For Mothers

Pregnancy presents a number of challenges and changes for women. Some are welcome changes, while many others are not so welcome. Most women understand that their bodies will undergo some drastic changes, but the extent of some of these changes is hard to foresee. Consequently, cosmetic surgery is quickly becoming a popular choice for women... More »

Breast Lift Utah

What is the Purpose of a Breast Lift?

A common question we get from women in the Salt Lake City area is, “what is the purpose of a breast lift? How is it different from breast augmentation?” Determining the right procedure for you will depend on a number of different factors. It is no secret that a woman’s breasts change over time. Factors... More »

“Breast Enhancement Surgery Changed My Life”

Ok so you laugh. You say, “But they’re just breasts.”  And in a lot of ways, I would have to agree with you.  After all, what is the purpose of breasts other than to feed young ones?  What’s the big deal? Maybe if I tell you my story you’ll understand why it’s no laughing matter... More »

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Natural Looking Breast Enlargement

Gone are the days when breast implants meant unnaturally large breasts that look fake. Women today realize that more often than not, the natural look is the best one. Many women don’t even consider breast implants or breast enhancement of any kind because of the negative stereotype that has been attached to those who have... More »

Breast Enlargement Salt Lake City Utah

The Difference Between a Breast Lift and a Breast Augmentation

When deciding to undergo any kind of cosmetic surgery, the first step is to consult with a plastic surgeon. During this consultation, tell the surgeon what your goals are. A surgeon certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons is better equipped to answer any... More »

Choosing a Plastic Surgeon

With so many different people advertising cosmetic procedures and so many plastic surgery horror stories out there, it can be difficult to know who is qualified to do your plastic surgery. The American Board of Plastic Surgery has a rigorous process for evaluating candidates for board certification. The highest standards for education and performance are... More »

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Deciding When to Get Breast Augmentation

There are many things to consider when deciding the best time get implants. We recommend that anyone considering breast augmentation consider their health, finances, life plans, and current lifestyle before making a final decision. Making the decision at the right time can make all the difference. That’s why we suggest that anyone considering breast implants... More »

Preparing for Breast Augmentation

How To Prepare For A Breast Augmentation Procedure in Utah

There are a lot of things you can do to make the big day of your breast augmentation less stressful. Good preparation can also help you have a quicker recovery time, and be more satisfied with the overall process. Here are some tips from Salt Lake City’s Dr. Petersen. 1. Figure Out Transportation Find someone... More »