During the procedure, incisions are made depends on the degree of breast lift and on the extent of sagging. Scars usually fade out over the time period. The various techniques used for a breast lift surgery include:
- Periareolar mastopexy involves a circular scar around the nipple area. The incision is made at the junction of areola and breast tissue which will not be noticeable.
- In Vertical/lollipop mastopexy incision is made by the vertical line starting from breast to the crease of the breast.
- Inverted T pattern/Wise resection is preferred when there is a presence of significant amount of sagging skin. It involves a scar that resembles the letter ‘T’.