Breast reduction or reduction mammoplasty is a surgical procedure to reduce the size of the breasts and get smaller breasts with a shape more proportionate to the rest of the body.
There are different techniques and they are used depending on the size of the chest, age of the patient, etc. The intervention is performed under general anesthesia, and the surgeon removes the skin and excessive fat, places the nipple in its correct location and then remodels the breast, making it necessary to make incisions around the areola, vertical and horizontal in the submammary fold.
If you are thinking of undergoing a Plastic or Aesthetic Surgery, go to the plastic surgeon’s office. After an exhaustive study, it will solve all your doubts and will recommend the most appropriate technique for your specific case.