Experts Say More Women Prefer Natural-Looking Breast Boost

Breast augmentation procedures that involve saline or silicone breast implants, and breast enhancement procedures that involve injecting the breast with fat or other compounds continue to be some of the most sought-after procedures by women who want to achieve their 'ideal' silhouette.  However, the women who opt for two or three cup sizes larger than their natural breast size often create an unbalanced figure and the resulting profile does not look natural.

Currently, the most popular procedures include:

The days of oversized breast implants and rounded breasts are giving way to natural, sculpted and proportionate chest sizes according to a recent study by cosmetic surgery researchers.

According to The Harley Medical Group, the largest cosmetic surgery provider in the U.K., "The new breed of breast augmentation patients, keen to keep things in proportion, are plumping for the "lower profile implant" in preference to two other available breast implant shapes - the "round high profile", which produces a more rounded appearance to the upper breast and the "contoured" breast implants, which are designed to reflect the slope of the breast." (Source:

Women who want a more contoured appearance are encouraged to select saline implants over silicone, and saline offers several other advantages. Dr. Tom Pousti, a board-certified plastic surgeon in California explains that saline implants also offer near-immediate results.  Women can enjoy a natural, streamlined look shortly after surgery with minimal health risks and less discomfort.

Further Reading

  • With bathing suit season right around the corner, plastic surgeons across the country are finding more women are booking up appointments for body contouring and breast augmentation procedures. Dr. Michael Niccole, founder and medical director of CosmetiCare Plastic Surgery Center and MedSpa in Newport Beach, and one of the “Top Plastic Surgeons in America”, reports that his appointment books are full, with a high demand for breast implants, skin tightening procedures and body contouring procedures to help women lose a few inches around the hips and thighs.

  • We’ve all heard about celebrities going under the knife to improve their looks and enhance their appearance, and while some do manage to enhance their looks with a nip and tuck, others fall victim to a plastic surgery disaster. Celebrities including Tara Reid and Amanda Lepore have been criticized and publicly humiliated after repeat plastic surgery procedures that have led to disaster. Fortunately for stars like Tara Reid, revision surgery has helped to correct the deformities and irregularities caused by the botched procedure. Still, many celebrities aren’t so lucky and have to find ways to mask their anti-aging disaster.

  • A new TV show in Australia called The Shire recently spotlighted plastic surgery and featured the stars of the show having now qualms about treatments. The show’s stars Sophie and Vernesa aren’t afraid to show off their fake breasts in revealing tops and dresses, and are both sporting the infamous lip-enhanced pouts. Vernesa admits that she’s been told not to have any more filler treatments in her lips to prevent her lips from touching her nose. She undergoes Botox for the first time on camera.