The Decision for Breast Implant Revision Surgery

Refining Your Look

Breast augmentation is a significant decision that often brings about profound changes in a person's appearance and self-confidence. However, as time goes on, some individuals may consider a touch-up augmentation to refine or enhance their initial results. This blog explores the reasons behind the decision for breast implant revision surgery, what the process entails, and how to ensure a satisfying outcome.

Breast implant revision refers to a secondary breast augmentation procedure aimed at refining or enhancing the results of the initial surgery. This can involve adjusting the size or shape of the implants, correcting any asymmetry, or addressing any changes that have occurred over time.

Over time, personal tastes and aesthetic preferences can evolve. What might have felt perfect a few years ago may no longer align with your current vision of your ideal body. Breast augmentation revision allows for adjustments that better reflect your current preferences and lifestyle.

In some cases, implants can shift, deflate, or develop complications such as capsular contracture, where scar tissue forms around the implant causing it to harden. Implant replacement can correct these issues, restoring a more natural look and feel.

Life events such as pregnancy, breastfeeding, significant weight fluctuations, or natural aging can alter the appearance of augmented breasts. Implant revision can help maintain or restore the desired aesthetic, ensuring that your breasts continue to complement your body shape.

When considering implant revision surgery, it is essential to consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in breast augmentation. During this consultation, you will discuss your goals, concerns, and any changes you want to achieve. The surgeon will assess your current implants and overall breast condition to develop a personalized plan.

Based on the consultation, your surgeon will outline the surgical plan, which may include options such as replacing or resizing the implants, adjusting the placement, or addressing any complications. It's crucial to have a clear understanding of the expected outcomes and any potential risks involved.

Selecting an experienced and skilled plastic surgeon is critical for a successful implant revision. Look for board-certified surgeons with a strong track record in breast augmentation revisions. Review before-and-after photos of their work and read patient testimonials to gauge their expertise and patient satisfaction.

Open and honest communication with your surgeon is essential. Clearly articulate your goals, preferences, and any concerns you have. Ensure that you fully understand the procedure, recovery process, and expected results. A good surgeon will take the time to address all your questions and provide detailed explanations.

Adhering to your surgeon's post-operative care instructions is crucial for a smooth recovery and optimal results. This may include wearing supportive garments, avoiding strenuous activities, and attending follow-up appointments to monitor your progress.

The decision for implant revision surgery is a personal and thoughtful process aimed at refining your look to better align with your current aesthetic preferences and lifestyle. Whether you're addressing implant-related issues, adapting to changes in your body, or simply enhancing your appearance, implant revision offers an opportunity to achieve your desired results. By choosing a skilled surgeon, maintaining clear communication, and following proper post-operative care, you can ensure a satisfying and confident outcome in your journey to refine your look.

Figiúra goes beyond the physical beauty of our post-healing lingerie, offering dedicated solutions with features such as,

  1. Revolution Form J-Frame™. Bulk-free tailored inner support system comprised of a semi-stretch weightless platform built to seamlessly mimic the breast's narrow root, working alongside the innovative flexible underwire channel cradle to lift the bust. Integrated with a supportive side panel designed to maintain the bust's position as centered and forward-facing, preventing lateral (east to west) movement.


  1. Ultra-Thin Custom Molded Flex Cups. Lightly lined, seamless, deeper molded cups that flex to your shape, providing unparalleled comfort, support, and a true-to-form fit. Understanding the semi-spherical shape and additional forward projection presented with augmented breasts.
  2. Ease Into It™ Front Closure. Combining the adjustability of back closures with the comfort of front closures, offering optimal support and convenience. An "Anti-Irritation Fabric Barrier" ensures maximum comfort.
  3. Light Cushioned Comfort Straps. Designed to stay up all day, providing ultimate fit and comfort.
  4. Beyond Suave™ High Shine Fabric. Engineered for the softest, most breathable, and irritation-free feel, our fabric stretches to your unique shape and adds a touch of sophistication to your daily life.
  5. Lightweight and Innovative Memory Underwire. Shorter, flexible underwire that works harmoniously with your implants, moving fluidly with you while providing the support needed, ensuring a pain-free experience. Unlike traditional rigid wires, our design accommodates your unique contours.

We strive to provide emotional and psychological support, fostering a community where women feel seen, heard, and valued. Let us honor the diverse journeys of women who choose breast implants, with or without revision, and celebrate their courage, resilience, and unwavering commitment to self-love and self-care.