Breast Implant Size – How to Choose Cup Size in CC for Breast Augmentation

Dr. Brooke Seckel discusses how to chose breast implant size in Boston Although most plastic surgeons measure breast implant size in cc or cubic centimeters of liquid volume, most patients seeking breast augmentation in Boston want to know how to achieve a specific … Continue reading

Textured vs Smooth Implants for Breast Augmentation

If you have decided that you want to have breast augmentation surgery there are many decisions that you will have to make with the advice and help of your board-certified plastic surgeon. In addition to deciding on implant size, location of … Continue reading

Breast Augmentation with Breast Asymmetry

Almost all my Boston breast augmentation patients are surprised to learn during their initial consultation that they have breast asymmetry. I reassure my patients that 88% of women have different sized or asymmetrical breasts and it is normal to have … Continue reading

Mentor® Memory Gel® Xtra Breast Implants

My Breast Augmentation patients often request a fuller breast profile with volume above the nipple areola when considering breast implants. This is especially true in patients who have had children and feel that their breasts look empty and sagging after … Continue reading

SecretRF™ Radiofrequency Microneedling Skin Rejuvenation and Wrinkle Removal

SecretRF™ Radiofrequency Microneedling is an exciting new non-surgical method for skin rejuvenation including wrinkle removal, skin firming, pigment removal and acne scar improvement. How to rejuvenate facial skin without surgery All non-surgical skin rejuvenation methods rely on stimulating the formation … Continue reading

Remove Dark Circles Under Eyes

Eye Circles: Cause and Cure   What Causes Dark Circles Under Eyes? Dark circles under eyes are the second most common concern that people have about facial aging, second only to skin wrinkles.  Many people seek advice on how to … Continue reading

Textured Breast Implants Health Risks

Recently the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) released information on breast implant associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) a rare tumor associated with textured breast implants used in breast reconstruction and cosmetic  breast augmentation. This rare tumor has been studied and … Continue reading

Breast Implant Capsular Contracture Prevention

A serious concern for many breast implant patients is the risk of the development of a breast implant capsular contracture. A breast implant capsular contracture can cause the breast implant to be hard, painful and the implant to be displaced … Continue reading

Do I Need a Breast Lift and Implants or Breast Implants Alone?

The most common question my breast augmentation patients ask me is whether they need a breast lift or mastopexy in addition to breast implants. This is especially common after patients have had children or have lost weight. The key factor … Continue reading

Mentor Breast Implants

Why I Use Mentor Breast Implants At our plastic surgery practice we use Mentor Breast Implants exclusively for breast augmentation. I have used these implants for the past thirty-one years. During my Harvard plastic surgery residency at Brigham and Women’s … Continue reading