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2020

Does Breastfeeding Cause Breasts to Sag?

Although many people believe that breastfeeding will cause their breasts to droop, studies show that this is actually a myth. Breastfeeding does not seem to have a significant effect on breast sagging, known as ptosis. There are a variety of reasons why a woman’s breasts may begin to sag, but ... Continue Reading

How Many CC’s Are in a Breast Cup Size?

Breast implants are measured in cubic centimeters, or cc’s, rather than bra cup sizes. This provides an exact measurement of the volume in an implant. When women consult with our board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Neil J. Zemmel, they often have an idea of the size of breast implants they want ... Continue Reading

How Do Breasts Change with Age?

A woman’s breasts gradually evolve over time due to factors like gravity, pregnancy, weight fluctuations, and the natural aging process. As the reproductive hormone estrogen slowly declines, women may start to see changes in the density and shape of their breasts. The skin and ligaments begin to stretch and become ... Continue Reading