• BLOG,  Plastic Surgery

    Kinds of Breast Implants

    Dr. Alton Ingram MD: What Are the Different Kinds of Implants? Have you ever wondered what material is used in a breast augmentation procedure? Not many people know that there are different kinds of implants used. Dr. Alton Ingram MD discusses them below: Saline breast implants – As its name suggests, these implants contain sterile salt water. These implants typically give off a uniform shape, firmness, and feel. Dr. Alton Ingram MD adds that when there is a leak, the saline solution will simply be absorbed and expelled by the body. Structured saline breast implants – These are like saline breast implants except they contain an inner structure to provide…