When it comes to breasts, people always think “Bigger is Better.” However, although that might be true for some individuals, it is actually quite the opposite for others. If you either have large natural breasts or you are regretting getting the size of implants you received, it might be time to consider getting a breast reduction. How can you know if you should speak with your doctor about having a breast reduction surgery? Easy. Look at these 3 signs.
Breast reduction surgery or reduction mammoplasty, is a surgery designed to reduce volume, improve contour, lift the breast and remedy symptoms caused by larger breasts making them lighter and firmer.
- Back and Neck Pain
One thing most people without large breast have a hard time comprehending is the back and pain that accompanies them. If you suffer from chronic back and neck pain due to your heavy breasts and notice that they’re even making you hunch over due to the excessive pain, schedule an appointment with one of our doctors to see if a breast reduction is what you need.
- Difficulty Breathing
Imagine having a small child constantly sitting on your chest while you walk around, sleep, go for a jog, or try to pick up groceries. Large breasts can have a similar effect on women, leaving them grasping for air or with a constant shortness of breath.
If you notice that even the little things or every day activities are leaving you with a shortness of breath due to your large breasts, it’s time to schedule an appointment.
- Skin Rashes and Irritation
Because of both their size and location, with a combination of being overweight and having large breasts, the sweat under a woman’s chest can produce a rash under the breasts–leaving you feeling less than comfortable all the time. If you suffer from chronic breast rashes that leave your skin red and irritated under your breasts, you might want to consider a breast reduction.
If you are suffering from any of these three symptoms due to large breasts, it’s time to schedule an appointment with one of our professionals.