A Short and Sweet Crash Course on Gummy Bear Breast Implants

Posted on August 03rd, 2015 by Dr. William Franckle

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Gummy bear breast implants, so named for the cohesive gel that resembles the material used in the popular edible candies, were recently FDA-approved for women over the age of 22. The new material offers some exciting options for our patients, as this soft and supple gel is designed to maintain its shape and resist wrinkling or folding, giving it many advantages over its predecessors. Patients who choose the cohesive gel style implants typically do so due to the material’s resilience and resistance to time and gravity for enhanced breasts that remain long after the surgery has ended.

Lasting Shape

One of the main reasons patients opt for gummy bear breast implants is the way that the cohesive gel holds its shape over time. Gravity and the stress from your body’s natural movement can change the shape and look of a saline or silicone implant over time. The highly cohesive gel used in gummy bear breast implants better holds its original shape, so you are more likely to keep the results over time.

Fold and Ripple Resistance

While previous generations of implant materials may ripple or fold over time, gummy bear breast implants are resistant to shifting around or changing shape. This resistance to change means that the shell is unlikely to collapse and form uneven surfaces or ripples on the surface of the skin.

Leak-Proof Implants

Because the cohesive gel implants used for this type of breast enhancement surgery are not likely to fold or shift, they are also unlikely to break or leak. If something out of the ordinary does happen and the shell breaks or tears, the gel is a solid, not a liquid, meaning that it will stay in place even if the shell is breached.

Ultimately, the low risk of leakage combined with their long-lasting shape make gummy bear breast implants appealing to many of our patients. We offer free consultations for breast augmentation procedures. During your consultation we can further explain your breast implants options and use our 3D Imaging machine to produce a three dimensional image of your own body with gummy bear breast implants.

 

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We know that you have many options when choosing a plastic surgeon. Dr. Franckle and his staff are dedicated to providing you with a caring and professional surgical experience. Time and time again our patients credit Dr. Franckle’s expertise and the kindness of our staff as the reason for choosing our practice. Dr. Franckle is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ASPS), the only board recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties to certify surgeons in the practice of plastic surgery. Attention to detail, meticulous skill, and an artistic eye make Dr. Franckle an expert in such procedures as rhinoplasty (nose job), breast augmentation (breast implants), abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), facelift, and non-surgical treatments (Botox and injectable fillers).

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Body contouring procedures can help address a combination of upper and lower body areas based on each patients’ aesthetic goals. William Franckle, MD, FACS can help you find your inner confidence with a custom body contouring solution. Learn more about common procedures. overall health goals, and outcome expectations.⁠

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Body after Baby🤱🏼❗️⁠

Childbirth is a truly miraculous event, and you shouldn’t have to settle for a physique you find unsatisfying. With the Mommy Makeover, South Jersey and surrounding area moms can fight the physical effects of motherhood and shift their focus to the more magical elements of parenthood. ⁠

As with any invasive procedure, it is absolutely paramount that the patient be otherwise healthy before undergoing surgery. Dr. Franckle also advises that patients stop smoking prior to surgery to promote proper healing and recovery. It is also necessary to allow your body ample time to heal after childbirth before undergoing major surgery.⁠


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Fact: A facelift can reposition tissue and address the neck area in ways fillers cannot. However, fillers are excellent for adding lost facial volume and giving a boost to your skin. They’re a great short-term, nonsurgical way to fight the signs of aging. If you’re unsure about committing to a facelift, give facial fillers a try.⁠


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William Franckle, MD, FACS offers advanced plastic surgery and non-surgical cosmetic treatments in New Jersey. All consultations and MedSpa services, including injectables, are held privately at our Voorhees clinic. Surgical procedures are performed at the Virtua Center for Surgery in Sewell under the care of board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Franckle.

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