Women with low positioned nipples
The lower positioned areolas pose a dilemma for both the plastic surgeon and the woman. Especially if the woman had not noticed it before the breast augmentation consultation. The decision for a breast lift is typically based in part by position of the areola on the breast mound. The high positioned areolas allow for the breast to be enhanced using just breast implants.The extremely low positioned areolas require a breast lift. The tough decision is when the areolar positions are ‘on the border’ and there is a choice to lift the breasts and areolaes or just place breast implants. These woman have to decide, breast lift or not. This section exemplifies women who were given the choice and elected to have only breast implants placed. These results demonstrate a lower breast mound but still have very happy women. None of the women with these breast augmentation results requested breast lift cosmetic surgery after their surgery.
She is a good example of low positioned nipples with an acceptable result after breast implants. Note how there is a bit more skin showing below the areolaes after breast augmentation and how the breast mounds sit a bit low on the chest. This women is very pleased with this breast augmentation result.
This woman elected to forgo a breast lift and decided to have a breast augmentation. She was willing to have a breast lift if her after breast augmentation look was not what she had in mind for her result. She was pleased with her breast augmentation and did not have a breast lift. Note how much her areolas where raised by the breast implants. She carry her breasts lower in order to avoid the breast lift.
This woman certainly could have elected to have a breast lift but was willing to have the breast lift after the breast implants settled into position if she was unhappy. She also wanted a fuller rounder looking breast mound. She was so pleased with this result that she declined to undergo the breast lift. Notice that this is not what would be called a perfect breast augmentation but she prefered the lower look to the breast lift scars.