Areola Reduction Surgery on the Rise

The average areola is approximately 4.5 centimeters in diameter, but they can become enlarged due to natural sagging with age or breastfeeding. Disproportionately large areolae can also be related to heredity and hormonal changes during puberty. Knowledge that the area surrounding the nipple is larger than normal can erode a woman’s self-esteem and lead to intimacy issues, diminished confidence and …

Plastic Surgery Trends: It’s Not Just for Women Anymore

There is no question that women comprise the lion’s share of the plastic surgery market in Manhattan and beyond. However, more men than ever before have been realizing the vast potential of cosmetic enhancements to make them look as young and fit as they feel. According to a statement released by The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), women had …

Breast Asymmetry Correction Improves Mental Health, Study Finds

woman chest with white bra

Breast asymmetry correction may help teens and young adults develop a higher self-esteem and emotional well-being, a new study has found. Researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital discovered that asymmetrical breasts could take a physical, emotional and social toll on girls, beginning in the teen years. These findings suggest breast asymmetry may be more than a cosmetic issue and that early …