Breast Implants in Teenagers The trend for a number of young girls is to get breast augmentation. They think that by changing their bodies, they " re going to change their lives. They think they will be happy, and they will be completely satisfied with their implants. Their expectation is that their self-confidence will skyrocket, and they will be attractive girls. Many young girls get implants to make themselves stand out more and to have a great appearance, but there are many reasons that they should comprehend the long-term effect of surgery. First of all, teenagers expect that plastic surgery will improve their self-confidence, but does it? Teenagers think that their new appearance will be great, but they may get different looks from their friends.
For example, when they " re talking, their friends may look at their chest instead of looking at their faces and their friends may feel uncomfortable and awkward about their new breasts. One study found that teenager's body-image may occur in the late teens because their bodies were still changing. The average girl gains weight between the ages of 18 and 21, and that is likely to change her desire or need for breast augmentation. This indicates that many young girls who are very dissatisfied with their appearance will feel more satisfied a few years later, whether or not they undergo surgery.
Second, will teenagers who want to have breast implants understand the risks of surgery? Some girls may be completely satisfied with their implants, but they don't work for everyone because surgery isn't safe 100% of the time and many unexpected problems might happen. Teenagers should know the risks and side effects of their surgery. For example, the possibility of rupture, FDA has found that a woman with an implant for at least 10 years one of them has ruptured. And because of breast implants mammograms are more difficult to detect breast cancer. Moreover, they may have many complications such as breast pain, breast hardness, and numbness in the nipple.
These symptoms can vary and may be last for years and may never go away. In addition, they may need extra medical treatment or surgeries to cure any problems caused by the implants. The last reason, the high cost of breast implants and implant problems is it costs a lot of money. Some parents or girls have to borrow money for breast implants. The average cost of breast implants is about 4, 000-6, 000 dollars. Moreover, they might have to pay more money for any unexpected problems which can happen any time.
For example, they have had implants break in a car accident or a bad fall. It often costs more to get implants removed than to have them put in. In addition, most insurance companies will not pay for even medical problems that result from breast augmentation. And there are health insurance companies which drop the coverage because of implants, or stop covering breast conditions that are believed to be related to implants.
An increase number of teenagers are turning to breast augmentation. Parents should warn their daughter of the long-term effects of surgery because teenagers are too young and shortsighted. They should wait for a few years for their body to fully develop. Their bodies will change without having any surgery.
It's important that parents emphasize to their daughter that breast augmentation surgery is not designed to change their personal life by making them more attractive. Their personality and their heart are more valuable than just how they look.