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  • Breast augmentation is surgery to insert implants beneath the breasts to enlarge them.
  • The implant type and size depends on how much bigger you want your breasts to become, and on your breast anatomy, skin elasticity and body type.
  • Breast implants are not guaranteed to last a lifetime and future surgery may be required to replace one or both implants.
  • Talk with your surgeon about the risks and benefits of breast implants and what results you can expect.

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Reviewed on: 04-11-2019