Category: Surgical Procedure Information Video Breasts

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is the scarring like following the surgery?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation […]

Breast Asymmetry Pre-Surgery Markings

In this video, Mr. Richards talks through the markings on this patient who has severe breast asymmetry. He begins by telling us the importance of marking the midline. Secondly we are told that making the markings whilst the patient is stood up is also very important because when they are lying down on the operating […]

Breast Enlargement Surgery – Double Bubble Effect

In this video we are going to show you what the term double bubble means in relation to breast enlargement. Mr. Richards talks us through the video, to explain what double bubble is, and how it is caused. To begin with we show some images of our patient, whilst Mr. Richards tells us how the […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – When will I be able to drive again post surgery?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is the best breast implant position?

When it comes to breast implant position, there is always a debate on which one is better. Is it over the muscle, or is it under the muscle? Well surgeons have a preference to a degree, and some only perform one way as they believe it is better. In all honesty it depends entirely on […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is Capsular Contracture, and how can you avoid it?

In this video we are bringing you another frequently asked question, and a response from one of our specialist breast enlargement surgeons, Mr. Garrick Georgeu. In the video he discusses capsular contracture, what it is essentially and potential ways you can avoid getting it. Capsular contracture is something most patients think about, as it is […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – Am I suitable for the OCEAN™ technique?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Will you be able to breastfeed after?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What scarring is there?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Areola Reduction – What is the recovery period?

In this episode of our Areola Reduction series, we cover the recovery period and how long you will be out of action for. An areola reduction is a relatively small surgery, and is performed under local anaesthetic, which means your recovery time will not be as long as a more invasive procedure. The first week […]

Areola Reduction – What scarring should I expect following surgery?

In this latest video of our Areola Reduction FAQ series we discuss the scarring you should expect post surgery. Scarring is something that everyone is concerned with and is a focal point for most patients when coming in to discuss surgery. With an areola reduction, the scarring is actually quite minimal. You will have something […]

Areola Reduction – Will I lose any sensitivity in the area?

Mr Richards brings up the topic of sensitivity following an areola reduction procedure in this video. Many people question whether you will still have the exact same sensitivity after surgery. The main nerve that supplies the breast, areola and nipple is located around the side of the breast. It is usually visible during a breast […]

Areola Reduction – When can I drive again after surgery?

In this video, part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series, Mr Richards talks to us about when you can resume driving following surgery. With an areola reduction procedure, there are factors to consider before returning to driving. The procedure is performed under a local anaesthetic usually. We don’t think you are fit to drive away […]

Areola Reduction – What is an areola reduction procedure?

In this edition of our Areola Reduction FAQ series we cover the basics of the surgery, basically what it is and what it involves. The areola, is the circular brown area that surrounds your nipple. Areola Reduction simply reduces the size of your areola, or can even it up. Areolas vary in size and it […]

Areola Reduction – When can I resume regular physical activity after surgery?

Mr Adrian Richards is bringing you another FAQ video response in our Areola Reduction series, this question is all about the resumption of exercise and physical activity post surgery. Firstly, it is important to note that everyone heals differently. Some people heal very fast, and their scars come on leaps and bounds in a very […]

Areola Reduction – How small can you have the areola?

In this episode of our Areola Reduction FAQ series we discuss how small you can have your areola. The average size of an areola is around 4.5cm in diameter, which is really what we aim for during surgery. However this can depend on your breast size and shape, so sometimes slightly bigger may be more […]

Areola Reduction – How painful is it during and after surgery?

In this video of our Areola Reduction FAQ series we answer the question of how painful the surgery is, and also the recovery. The actual surgery itself is considered a minor operation, which means it can very safely be performed under a local anaesthetic. However if it is combined with a more invasive surgery then […]

Areola Reduction – How do you know if you are suitable?

Here we have another video in our FAQ series for Areola Reduction. Mr Richards discusses the topic of suitability for the procedure. It is quite strange, as this is a question we get asked all the time. Usually it is an afterthought, as a combination surgery on top of a breast enlargement, or reduction. The […]

Areola Reduction – What happens if I gain or lose weight after surgery?

This video is part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series. During this series Mr Adrian Richards, the surgical director of Aurora Clinics gives video responses to many of the questions we get asked on a regular basis. This video covers the topic of post surgery, gaining or losing weight. Now this is always a topic […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What techniques are there for surgery?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – How soon can I return to work following surgery?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What options are available?

urora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What anaesthetic is used?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here or forBreast Uplift procedures click here. Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – How much does it cost?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is it?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – What happens if you gain or lose weight?

urora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

OCEAN™ FAQs – What size of implants are available and can it go both in front and behind the muscle?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – What is the recovery period?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – How painful is the technique?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – How long does the surgery take?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – How long does surgery take?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – How do you look after your scar?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What technique is used?

This video is all about the technique used for nipple reduction surgery. The technique Mr Richards uses here at Aurora Clinics is something called “The Mexican Top Hat” technique. This technique was actually pioneered by Mr Richards. He named it this simply because of how the nipple looks during the surgery. It is very difficult […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What type of anaesthetic is used?

In our latest episode in our Nipple Reduction FAQ series we discuss the type of anaesthetic used for surgery. The majority of the time, the surgery is performed under a local anaesthetic, as it is not too invasive of a procedure, and it avoids unnecessary expense, and an overnight hospital stay. You can request it […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – When can you resume regular physical activity?

In this episode of our Nipple Reduction series, Mr Richards talks about resuming regular physical activity, and when is appropriate to do so. A nipple reduction procedure is relatively straight forward, and doesn’t require the entensive healing process as more invasive procedures do. Minor tasks that don’t put too much strain on your body, or […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – When will you be able to drive again following surgery?

In this video, we cover when you can drive again post nipple reduction surgery. Initially, we advise you rest on the day of your surgery and get a friend or relative to drive you around. We also think that a few days taking it easy will accelerate your recovery period immensely, so you should avoid […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What is the recovery period?

In this edition of our nipple reduction FAQ series, we cover the topic of recovery. Recovery is obviously an important piece of information regarding any procedure, so it seemed appropriate for us to make one for this series. We get a brief overview on the actual procedure, hearing it is not too invasive and is […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What is it?

In this episode of our Nipple Reduction FAQ series, we actually cover the base of the surgery, and what it actually is. It is a relatively short procedure, which is performed mostly under a local anaesthetic. It can be combined with other surgeries that require general, but alone it only really needs a local anaesthetic. […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – What are the common complications?

Here we cover the possible common complications that can occur when having a nipple reduction procedure. Complications in surgery can happen at any time, as the human body is a complex organism, and everyone is different. Having said this, the techniques used for this surgery, and our experienced surgeons combined, mean we have never had […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – is the procedure painful?

In this video in our nipple reduction FAQ series we cover the topic of pain, and how painful the procedure is. It is quite a simple procedure, which doesn’t take long to perform, or any general anaesthetic. The surgery is almost always performed under a local anaesthetic. You can request a general, but this may […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Can you breastfeed following surgery?

Another edition of our Nipple Reduction FAQ series brings us the classic question we receive on all breast related procedures, can you breastfeed post surgery. Sadly, a nipple reduction procedure will more than likely leave you unable to breastfeed. One of the most common causes for large nipples is actually breatfeeding. Because of this, many […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Can men have nipple reduction surgery?

In this edition of our nipple reduction FAQ series, we answer whether men can have the surgery. Absolutely, men can definitely have the surgery. In fact, it is an even split of males and females that come for nipple reduction surgery. We probably get more enquiries from males, as they see it as a cure […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Can it be combined with other procedures?

In this episode of our Nipple Reduction FAQ series, Mr Richards discusses the possibility of combining the surgery with other procedures. A nipple reduction is a fairly short operation, that alone only requires a local anaesthetic, unless the patient specifies they definitely want a general anaesthetic. The procedure itself can be combined with multiple surgeries […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Are you likely to lose sensitivity in the nipple area?

In this video, we discuss the sensitivity within your breast and nipple area following a nipple reduction procedure. This has been covered for other procedures, but we do still get asked about it. The main nerves for the nipple run through the side of the breast. The nipple and areola will have the sensation preserved, […]

Nipple Reduction FAQ – Am I suitable for nipple reduction surgery?

In this edition of our nipple reduction FAQ series we cover the topic of whether you are suitable for a nipple reduction procedure. There are multiple factors to consider when it comes to nipple reduction. Throughout the course of this FAQ series we aim to answer all the questions you may have by way of […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Do they need replacing over time?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can you preserve the sensation?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can it be combined with other procedures?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can I breastfeed following the surgery?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – Are there any common complications?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can it be combined with other procedures?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQ – How much can the Nipple be lifted and Areola reduced?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Are there any common complications?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is the procedure safe?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – When can you drive again following surgery?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – When can I resume regular exercise following surgery?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What questions to ask at your consultation?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is the recovery period?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What implants do you use at Aurora?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What happens at a sizing appointment?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Am I suitable for a Breast Enlargement?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Will I lose any sensitivity in my breasts following surgery?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here Our expert Plastic Surgeon Adrian Richards is the Medical Director for The Private Clinic. […]

OCEAN™ Breast Enlargement FAQs – What is the OCEAN™ technique?

Aurora as part of The Private Clinic no longer offers the OCEAN™ breast enlargement technique. Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What implant is better? Silicone Vs Saline!

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Another episode in our Breast Enlargement FAQ series, brings you a discussion about the […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – What is better? Over or under the muscle?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Over or under the muscle? Well this is a question that divides patients, and […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is there a limit to how big I can go?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Here we have a new edition in our Breast Enlargement video series. This is […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is it safe to fly?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  This is another FAQ video in our breast enlargement series, all about flying post […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Is it important to be at your ideal weight?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  This edition of our FAQ series comes from a few selective patients asking the […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – How will you know the ideal breast size for you?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  Breast Enlargement is a very common procedure, and one Aurora Clinics specialises in. This […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can it correct breast asymmetry?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here  This video in our Breast Enlargement FAQ series is all about breast asymmetry. Most […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Do implants lose volume and shape over time?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here This video is part of our Breast Enlargement FAQ series and discusses the durability […]

Breast Enlargement FAQ – Can it cause cancer?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Breast Augmentation procedures click here This episode in our Breast Enlargement FAQ series is all about cancer. Many people […]

Areola Reduction – Can it be combined with other procedures?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Areola Reduction procedures click here This video is part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series. During this series Mr […]

Areola Reduction – Can I breastfeed following areola reduction surgery?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Areola Reduction procedures click here This video is part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series. During this series Mr […]

Areola Reduction – Are there any common complications?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Areola Reduction procedures click here This video is part of our Areola Reduction FAQ series. During this series Mr […]

Areola Reduction – What type of anaesthetic is used for an Areola Reduction?

Aurora is now part of The Private Clinic, a nationwide group of clinics with over 35 years of experience specialising in Cosmetic Surgery and Skin and a Trust Pilot 5 star rating. For comprehensive information, before and after photos and costs on Areola Reduction procedures click here This is one of our video responses in our Areola Reduction FAQ series. This […]

Areola Reduction

An areola reduction is a procedure to reduce the size of the areola, which is the dark circular area surrounding the nipple. According to medical studies, the ideal diameter for an areola is 4.7cm for a woman of average height. Many people have areolas larger than this average, and they think it looks out of […]

Breast Enlargement

Breast enlargement or breast augmentation is still one of the most popular cosmetic procedures. We have highly trained and skilled surgeons who specialise in breast enlargement here at Aurora Clinics, who have performed thousands of operations to date. Aurora Clinics specialises in breast augmentation, and we only ever use the highest quality of breast implants. […]

Implant Removal and Replacement

Implant removal and replacement is a procedure that is fairly common, but became increasingly common in the light of the PIP scandal. Thousands and thousands of below industry standard breast implants were inserted into women during its years of operation. Currently, with all the ruptures we advise that anyone with PIP implants should at the […]

Nipple Reduction

A nipple reduction procedure basically makes your nipples or areola’s smaller. Nipples may be too prominent, be too wide or be an uneven shape. This can affect decision making when wearing and buying clothes, and can be a cause of embarrassment when changing in public. Usually the surgery is performed under a local anaesthetic so […]

Inverted Nipple Correction

Inverted nipples are incredibly common, and affect an estimated 10% of the UK population. They can be a cause of embarrassment when changing in public or when you are with a sexual partner. Surgery is not always essential as different grades of nipple inversion can be rectified by a nipple suction device called the Niplette. […]

Breast Asymmetry

Breast asymmetry is basically non symmetrical breasts, usually with one being larger than the other. With different sizes it can lead to a very unbalanced look of the breasts, as one will naturally sag more. Most women have asymmetry in their breasts, but it is usually small enough for it not to cause a problem, […]

Breast Capsulotomy / Capsulectomy

A breast capsule is an issue for people who have breast implants. The body naturally develops a lining to wall off foreign objects such as an implant. The lining is essentially scar tissue which is referred to as a capsule. Capsules can also occur around joint replacements e.g. a hip replacement. Around 1 in 25 […]

Breast Uplift (Mastopexy)

A breast uplift is also known as a Mastopexy. The procedure involves the re-shaping of sagging breasts which gives you a firmer and more youthful looking breast area. Often a Mastopexy is done in conjunction with a breast enlargement or a reduction. The breast lift itself does not alter the size of the breasts. The […]

Breast Enlargement With Uplift (Breast Augmentation and Mastopexy)

A breast enlargement and a mastopexy is ideally suited to women who have lost volume in the breasts. This can usually be pinpointed to pregnancy or the loss of considerable weight. An enlargement makes the breast bigger with the use of an implant and the mastopexy tightens the bust, and moves the nipples to a […]

Gynecomastia (Male Breast Reduction)

Gynecomastia is the technical name for a condition most of the general public refer to as “man boobs or moobs”. It is a condition that can run in families, and it is an embarrassing condition which causes the male breast tissue to be more prominent. Gynecomastia can also be attributed to other things such as […]

Tuberous Breast Correction (Tubular / Constricted breasts)

Tuberous breasts: What are they? Basically the base of the breast is narrower than a usual breast and the fold underneath is also higher, however each case is patient specific. This can also lead to a shorter distance between your nipples and the folds of your breasts. The name tuberous comes from the shape they […]

Breast Reduction Surgery (Mammoplasty)

Breast Reduction is also known as a Mammoplasty. A common complaint of large breasts is back and neck ache, with the weight of the breasts pulling forward, straining back and neck muscles. Also with gravity working against them, they tend to droop, even when supported in a bra, and over time the breasts will continue […]

DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction: An Introduction

Prashant Govilkar is a specialist plastic and reconstructive surgeon, and in this series he is going to take us through some frequently asked questions about DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction. First in the series is the introduction. This highlights what it is, as many people are unaware and we get a feel for what is involved […]

PIP Implants – Why were PIPs banned?

This surgery information video is all about PIPs and why they eventually got banned. The non medical grade silicone was a huge factor in this, along with the weak exterior shell, which was probably cheaper to manufacture, meaning higher profit margins on implants. The company who made PIP implants went into liquidation in 2011, which […]

When were PIP implants used?

This surgery information video is all about PIPs and when they were used. Mr Richards discusses the manufacturing company and the years it was in business, as well as highlighting key years in which PIPs seemed to be in mass circulation of the UK. Many women still have PIP implants, some who aren’t even aware […]

PIP Implants – What symptoms and side effects can you get from PIP implants?

This surgery information video is all about PIP implants and what adverse effects you can get if you have them. The general issues with PIPs is put down to the non-medical grade silicone within the implants, which makes patients feel unwell, get swelling and tenderness within the breast, or get an external rash. There could […]

What is the rate of rupture in PIP implants?

https://www.aurora-clinics.co.uk/news/pip-breast-implants-news-flash/ Visit the Aurora Clinics website for the latest news on PIP breast implants. This surgery information video is all about PIPs and what the rate of rupture is within them. The statistics at the disposal of Aurora only refers to the patients Aurora has treated with PIP implants. This statistic could well be higher […]

PIP Implants – What does PIP stand for?

This surgery information video is all about PIP implants and what PIP stands for. Mr Richards also gives a bit of information about the manufacturing company, including its years active and when it went into liquidation. Many women still have PIP implants, some who aren’t even aware they have them, or are aware of the […]

What do you do if you can’t afford PIP replacement?

This surgery information video is all about PIPs and what the health risks are in having them. PIPs can have many adverse effects, including an exterior rash, swelling from within the breast, tenderness and discomfort, or just generally feeling unwell, but these only happen some of the time. There have been plenty of patients with […]

What can happen if a ruptured PIP is left untreated?

This surgery information video is all about PIPs and what the health risks are in having them. PIPs can have many adverse effects, including an exterior rash, swelling from within the breast, tenderness and discomfort, or just generally feeling unwell, but these only happen some of the time. There have been plenty of patients with […]

PIP Implants – What are the health risks to having PIP implants?

This surgery information video is all about PIPs and what the health risks are in having them. PIPs can have many adverse effects, including an exterior rash, swelling from within the breast, tenderness and discomfort, or just generally feeling unwell, but these only happen some of the time. There have been plenty of patients with […]

PIP Implants – What are PIP implants?

This surgery information video is all about PIP implants and what they are. Most people are aware that PIP implants are substandard breast implants and it has been well documented within the plastic surgery community as well as on the news. Here Mr Richards talks about his experiences with PIP implants and some of his […]