Paris Hilton had been making waves since she started in the celebrity circles. She is undeniably an expert in making news for herself be it for the good or bad reasons, for the beautiful or ugly scandals. Out of the many things, the changes in her breast sizes had caused much speculation. That said, she is in a class of her own, able to create news and marketing herself.
Just like most plastic surgeries, breast augmentation first began as a way to reconstruct the body after surgery or to correct a defect in the development of the breasts. Since then however, breast implants have become more commonplace with many Hollywood starlets being unwitting participants in the tabloids’ favorite game of of “Did she?” or “Didn’t She?”
Breast augmentation may also help women who are sad with the form and size of their bust line. The size of the breast performs an important role in confidence, general mood and sexual need of a woman. The breast augmentation surgery improves self esteem in several ways. At present, breast augmentation is among the most commonly performed surgery.
The non-cosmetic clinical indications for the use of breast implants are for breast reconstruction, sex reassignment surgery, and for abnormalities, usually congenital, that affect the shape and size of the breast. Of the breast plastic surgery procedures performed in 2006 in the United States, 329,000 were for breast augmentations.
Silicone and saline are the two forms of breast implants available. There are pros and cons with each type of implant so consult a doctor if you have questions or concerns when choosing between the two. Both forms of implants are coated in a silicone.