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Breast implants. placed on a table. Symbolising a breast lift.

Breast Lift Mastopexy

Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast and Cairns

What is breast lift surgery?
Breast lift surgery (also known as mastopexy) is a procedure to lift the breasts to improve the overall contour. Empty, sagging breasts can affect any woman but breast lifting is most commonly requested by those who have had children or experienced weight loss. A Breast Lift can also be combined with breast implants if extra volume is also required. Our goal is to help improve your breasts and hopefully your self-confidence by lifting, contouring and enhancing!

PRICE FROM $10,990

A premium surgical experience that’s affordable.

3D Simulator

See your potential results to discuss at your consultation.

RECOVERY

1-2 weeks off work depending on your job.

REFUNDABLE SURGERY CONSULTATION

Be confident! Virtual and in person available.

BEFORE & AFTER

All breast lift before and after results shown were performed by MINKST surgeons. The results shown are only relevant for these patients and do not necessarily reflect the results other patients may experience, as results may vary due to many factors including the individual’s genetics, diet and exercise. See more results here.

Breast Lift  + Implants
Breast Lift  + Implants
Breast Lift  + Implants
Breast Lift  (no Implants)

PRICE INCLUSIONS & REFUNDABLE CONSULTATION FEE

At MINKST we work hard to offer a premium experience at affordable prices. Your personalised quote is all inclusive and includes costs for surgeon, hospital, anaesthetist, implants (if applicable) and lifetime follow-up care.

Refundable Consultation Fee
A fee is payable for your surgery consultation but you can be confident knowing it is fully refundable within 48 hours if you decide that surgery is not right for you. No catches, no loopholes- see how it works here.

THE MINKST SURGICAL EXPERIENCE

MINKST offers all the options with state of the art technology and techniques to enhance your breast lift surgery experience including our 3D plastic surgery simulator. Even before your surgery consultation, our expert team will inform and guide you. We will ensure you are prepared and ready to get most out of your consultation.

Pre Surgery Consultation with your MINKST surgeon

At this consultation your MINKST surgeon will listen to what you want to achieve and develop with you a personalised operation plan including:

  • Type of breast lift
  • Implants or no implants 
  • Incision planning
  • Scar minimisation

Your surgeon will also ensure you have a clear understanding of the risk of breast lift surgery. If you are considering breast augmentation as well as a breast lift your surgeon will explain the risks and benefits of staging the procedures or doing both at the same time.

Surgery Day

Your procedure will be performed as day surgery under general anesthetic in an accredited, licensed hospital. The breast lift surgery itself takes about two hours. You will spend typically a couple of hours under close supervision in the recovery area before being discharged. You will need a responsible adult to take you home and stay with you for the first night.

Post Surgery

You will have your surgeon’s mobile phone number in case you need them and the MINKST team will regularly be in touch to ensure everything is running smoothly. We will have arranged your first post operative check up with your surgeon before you leave the hospital.

Read more about our MINKST Recovery Technique. 

EXPERTISE

Why choose MINKST for your surgery?

  • Our cumulative experience exceeds 50 years in the cosmetic surgery field
  • MINKST Medical Director, Dr Daniel Fleming has performed over 6,000 breast implant procedures with over 25 years of experience, is internationally recognised as an author and researcher and acts as an advisor to the TGA.
  • We only work with Australian surgeons who meet our stringent standards. They are all qualified by the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery or the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons – contact us for details of your surgeon
  • Led by your MINKST surgeon, our team of experts will guide you through the entire surgical journey to help you achieve your best possible results.

RECOVERY

Breast lifting, with or without breast implants, is a day procedure with no need for an overnight stay. If you are not a local and cannot go home we have options for you.

Every patient is different but generally breast lift patients do not experience much pain during their recovery. Medication will be prescribed in case you need it. Approximately a week after surgery most patients can return to work. If you have a physical job you may need longer.

During the first few weeks some swelling and bruising will be present whilst the tissue is healing. This initially feels quite firm but gradually softens. Another consequence of the swelling is that it artificially lifts the breasts more than the planned amount so you should expect some settling to a more natural result over the first few months.

BREAST LIFT RISKS

Breast lift, like any surgical procedure, carries certain risks that individuals should be aware of before making a decision.

Common risks associated with breast lift surgery include infection, bleeding, adverse reaction to anaesthesia, scarring, changes in nipple or breast sensation, asymmetry, dissatisfaction with the aesthetic outcome, and the need for future revision surgeries. Breastfeeding is usually possible after a breast lift, but some individuals might experience difficulties in producing sufficient milk.

If you are having a breast lift with implants – complications specific to breast implants such as rupture, rippling, or capsular contracture (scar tissue formation around the implant) are also possible. Recent news has highlighted a potential association between textured breast implants and Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma (ALCL).

It is crucial to consult with an appropriately qualified surgeon, thoroughly discuss all the potential risks, and carefully weigh the benefits against the risks to make an informed decision.

FAQs

What’s the difference between breast augmentation and breast lift?
Breast augmentation and breast lift are two separate cosmetic procedures that target different concerns related to the breasts but can also be combined if necessary. Breast augmentation aims to enhance breast size and shape with the use of implants, while a breast lift aims to raise the breast position by removing excess skin and reshaping the breast tissue. The choice between these procedures depends on your anatomy and individual goals. Read here to help determine if you need a breast lift and talk to MINKST to help you decide which option, including a combination of both is most suitable for your specific needs.

 

How is a breast lift done? 
A breast lift procedure involves removing excess skin, tightening surrounding tissue, and repositioning the nipple to a higher position on the breast. The surgeon will make incisions around the areola, sometimes extending vertically down the breast crease or horizontally along the crease, depending on the degree of lift needed. Through these incisions, they reshape the breast tissue and remove excess skin before closing the incisions. The result is lifted, perkier breasts with improved contour and symmetry.

 

Will I be able to breastfeed after a breast lift?
Whether you can breastfeed after a breast lift depends on several factors, including the type of breast lift performed and how much tissue was manipulated during surgery.

In most cases, women who have had a breast lift are still able to breastfeed. However, there is always a chance that milk production or milk flow could be affected.

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