It is a cosmetic surgery whose objective is to improve the appearance of the breasts by lifting the sagging breasts. The mastopexy is also known as breast lift. It has the objective of removing the excessive skin in the breast area, in addition to the rigidity of the tissues under the armpit to achieve shape, reaffirm and elevate the contour of the breasts.
It is an ambulatory surgery with regional anesthesia plus sedation, lasts about 4 hours. It is necessary to use a sports bra for at least 2 months after surgery. The patient is usually able to return to their daily activities in 2 weeks without lifting heavy objects.