As childbearing takes its physical toll, more and more new mums are willing to undergo tummy tucks, breast reductions
, and even to have collagen from their baby's umbilical cord injected into their face.
The study included two groups of women: 15 who underwent breast reduction
surgery before massive weight loss and 14 who did not have breast reduction
surgery before massive weight loss.
Lisa Littlehales, Specialist Nurse Counsellor at The Harley Medical Group said: "We are seeing an increase in the current female generation opting for breast reductions
Although non-invasive treatments like Botox and laser hair removal for the back are the most common amongst men, surgical procedures, particularly male breast reduction
, are becoming increasingly popular.
British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons' (BAAPS) annual audit found its members carried out 581 male breast reductions
last year, up from 323 in 2008.
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, more than 104,000 traditional breast reduction
surgeries were performed in 2006.
I know they'll shrink after I breastfeed, but if they don't, I might get a breast reduction
," she told Usmagazine.
West was reportedly found not breathing (respiratory arrest) after cosmetic surgery that included two major procedures: abdominoplasty ('tummy tuck') and breast reduction
The misguided Sheila said she felt she was letting her country down and had the breast reduction
7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Because of adverse scarring prone to darker-skinned patients, some African American women may choose not to have breast reduction
TV presenter Ulrika Jonsson recently spoke about having breast reduction
surgery when hers ballooned to a 34I cup after she had four children.
The top five surgical cosmetic procedures in 2003 were: liposuction (384,626, up 3 percent from 2002); breast augmentation (280,401, up 12 percent); eyelid surgery (267,627, up 17 percent); rhinoplasty (172,420, up 10 percent); and breast reduction
(147,173, up 17 percent).