Breast Implants

COSMETIC 1 – We’ve Rebranded

Say goodbye to Dr David & Associates and The Doctor’s Studio and say hello to our new brand Cosmetic1! With the same belief in enhancing the natural beauty you already have, Cosmetic1 will lead you to be the most confident version of yourself.   DR DAVID & ASSOCIATES For those who are unaware, Dr David Topchain (MBBS, FRACGP, FACCS), lead […]

Top 5 Reasons Why Cosmetic Surgery Can Improve Confidence

Using cosmetic surgery to balance or improve your physical appearance has been proven to offer many psychological benefits such as boosting self-esteem and confidence. Here, we look at some of the reasons why. 1. Improving Physical Impairments Undergoing cosmetic surgery to resolve physical impairments can significantly improve one’s quality of life and resolve a range of issues. For example, breast […]

Top 5 Breast Augmentation Myths & Misconceptions

With so many myths surrounding breast augmentation, it’s hard to differentiate between fact and fiction. COSMETIC 1 has listed the top 5 Myths and Misconceptions and cracked them wide open with a little help from our surgical team! Myth 1. After breast surgery, I will be out of action for weeks! MYTH! With most breast augmentation procedures you will be […]

Breast Lift with Implants

The best way to lift and restore volume to sagging and ageing breasts Sometimes it does feel like our body, and the “us” that we feel and know on the inside don’t sync with each other. You feel young and confident and in your prime… but then you look in the mirror and see a pair of breasts that are […]

Non-Invasive Cosmetic Treatments, Breast Implants, Lifts and Breast Reductions

Get the Breasts You’ve Always Dreamed of This Summer! When it comes to swimsuit season, no matter what the size of our breasts we all just want them to sit right, stay where they’re supposed to be and (fingers crossed) look good while they’re at it! Sometimes genetics, hormones and our recovery after breastfeeding are not on our side and […]

What is the Recovery Time Following Breast Implants?

One of the most common questions patients ask is how long it will take them to recover after their operation. How Far We’ve Come Previously, especially with techniques where the implant was placed under the muscle, recovery times were quite prolonged. Today, particularly with the rapid recovery technique that I use, most patients are up and about the next day, […]

Will My Implants Need Replacing?

Women who are considering breast implants are often concerned about how often they will have to get them replaced. A common perception is that breast implants need to be changed every 10 years. However, this is just a myth, and there is no rule that requires replacement at regular intervals. In fact, as long as there are no problems with […]

Polyurethane implants are safer

STUDIES REVEAL A POSSIBLE LINK BETWEEN BREAST IMPLANTS AND LYMPHOMA CANCER Recent studies have shown a link between textured breast implants and a rare form of lymphoma cancer. Understandably, this is causing concern and worry amongst some of our patients. COSMETIC 1 uses exclusively polyurethane covered implants, also known as the “super furry” Brazilian implants, which are not the ones […]

Get Back Into Training After Surgery

EXERCISING IS A BIG PART OF MANY PEOPLE’S LIVES, AND AFTER SURGERY YOU MIGHT BE ITCHING TO GET BACK INTO THE SWING OF THINGS. BUT HOW LONG DO YOU HAVE TO WAIT? Despite what everyone thinks, having breast implant surgery doesn’t necessarily mean weeks of pain and recovery. Previously, especially with techniques where the implant was placed under the muscle, […]

Restore Your Breasts with Breast Lift From COSMETIC 1

Pregnancy, excessive weight loss or gain, or just the natural ageing process can all be the cause of your breasts sagging, or losing their volume or firmness. A breast lift procedure with COSMETIC 1 can restore the volume, size, look and position of your breasts along with your confidence. WHAT IS BREAST LIFT SURGERY? A breast lift, also known as […]

The “super furry” Brazilian

NORMALLY YOU WOULDN’T GO FURRY WHEN GETTING A BRAZILIAN. BUT WITH BRAZILIAN BREAST IMPLANTS, “SUPER FURRY” IS THE SAFEST WAY TO GO. COSMETIC 1 prefers the foam covered silicone gel implant, originating in Brazil, due to its risk minimisation. This means that complications like capsular contracture, which tend to affect up to 19% of women choosing standard smooth or textured […]

Will I Be Able To Have Screening For Breast Cancer After Getting Implants?

One question I often get asked is whether getting implants will affect the breast screening process for breast cancer. The answer to this is although breast implants will affect the process, you can definitely still have them. You are able to have mammograms, ultrasounds, MRIs, and perform breast self-examinations. You should tell the person doing the scans that you have […]

Popular Cosmetic Surgeries by Age Group

As you grow older, your wants and needs change along with your body. Certain cosmetic surgeries are popular among younger patients, and others among middle aged to older patients. Here are the most popular cosmetic surgeries, separated by age: UNDER 20 Rhinoplasty/Nose Reshaping This procedure tends to be the most common one in this age group. Many patients choose to […]

What Size Implants Should I Get?

Here’s another frequently asked question that I hear from most new patients: What sized implants should I choose? I have a few tips for women who are looking at getting implants that will help them with choosing the size: During your initial consultation, you should try on different implants to get an idea of how they will look. Ensure that […]

Round Vs Teardrop Breast Implants

Often when a woman decides to have breast implants, one of her main concerns is whether she should get round or teardrop shaped breast implants. With choosing the shape of your implants, bear in mind these points: Your existing shape may be better enhanced by one implant shape than another An ideal shape is usually natural looking, with more filling […]

How Safe Are Breast Implants?

FAQ: Are Breast Implants Safe? One of the number one concerns women have when it comes to breast implants is whether they are safe. A number of factors come into play here, including the history, studies of the implants, and potential risks. History and Studies Breast implants have been around since 1963, and are probably the most studied medical device […]

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