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May 2017

Tummy tuck Cheshire Chester Manchester

Does age affect your risks when having a tummy tuck?

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The population is ageing and more people are seeking cosmetic surgery at an older age.  There are often concerns from older patients whether they would be at higher risk after surgery.  The abdominoplasty, more commonly known as a tummy tuck, is a procedure to remove excess skin and fat from the tummy to improve the shape.  This is a commonly performed procedure in patient who have lost weight or had children.  The ideal patient would be one that has reached an ideal body weight and not overweight.  This is not an operation for weight loss and should not be considered…

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Breast augmentation Cheshire

What cup size will I be after breast enlargement?

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Patients seeking breast augmentation often wonder what cup size they may become after having implants. This is a probably the most common question asked during the consultation. Unfortunately it is often not possible to give an answer to this for many reasons. The major problem is that there is no uniform measurement used by bra makers. This means that you may be C cup in one brand and a D cup in another. A recent study published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal looked at how you can predict cup size changes following breast implants. The study used special 3D…

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