Dr Siamak Agha MD, PhD, FACS

Dr Ali Razfar MD, Double Board Certified

949-644-2442

Dr Siamak Agha MD, PhD, FACS
Dr Ali Razfar MD, Double Board Certified

Breast Augmentation

What plastic surgery procedure was considered dangerous in the 1960s?

Ever wondered how dangerous cosmetic procedures were back in the day? While most cosmetic procedures haven’t always been as safe as they are today, one particular procedure used to be particularly dangerous: breast augmentation. What made it so dangerous before? They used to inject liquid silicone directly into the breasts! 😅 These were usually followed …

What plastic surgery procedure was considered dangerous in the 1960s? Read More »

Can you guess when the first successful breast augmentation surgery was performed? Featured Image - Surgeon marking breast

Can you guess when the first successful breast augmentation surgery was performed?

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries today. In the United States alone, more than 300,000 breast augmentations were performed in 2018. But the first successful breast augmentation surgery happened more than a century ago. In 1893 in Heidelberg, Germany, famous surgeon Vicenz Czerny successfully performed the world’s first breast augmentation surgery.  …

Can you guess when the first successful breast augmentation surgery was performed? Read More »

Can you actually use beeswax as a breast implant? Featured Image - Beeswax cans and bars photo

Can you actually use beeswax as a breast implant?

Can you imagine having beeswax implanted in you? That’s the reality (and horror!) for women who wanted breast augmentation before. In the 1920s and 1930s, plastic surgeons experimented a lot to create safe implants. They’ve tried lots of materials that would shock you today: glass balls, Teflon, and even sponges soaked in paraffin, alcohol, and …

Can you actually use beeswax as a breast implant? Read More »

Nipple and Areola Aesthetics: The Centerpiece of Beautiful Breasts

Breast aesthetics isn’t just about breast size. Nipples and areolae form a huge part of how the breasts look. Although not everyone will see them, women may still feel embarrassed about having less than perfect peaks.  Issues like having inverted nipples or large and prominent ones make women so self-conscious that they’re afraid to get …

Nipple and Areola Aesthetics: The Centerpiece of Beautiful Breasts Read More »

The Perfect Cleavage: How Implants Enhance the Gap Between Your Breasts

One of the most sought-after and commonly requested reasons for women wanting to achieve bigger breasts is the perfect cleavage. After all, nothing beats the allure of two perfectly-spaced breasts teasingly peeking out from a low-cut dress. But the thing is, the perfect amount of cleavage is subjective. For some women, it may mean making …

The Perfect Cleavage: How Implants Enhance the Gap Between Your Breasts Read More »

20 Common Transumbilical Breast Augmentation Misconceptions, Debunked!

Do you want to enhance the size of your breasts minus the unsightly scars? That’s what scarless or transumbilical breast augmentation (TUBA) is for! But the fact that it’s essentially a scarless surgery makes people think that it’s too good to be true. A lot of misconceptions surround TUBA, which is why many women are …

20 Common Transumbilical Breast Augmentation Misconceptions, Debunked! Read More »

Getting an Abdominoplasty? Use Your Tummy Tuck Incision to Get These 2-in-1 Procedures

Did you know that you can use your tummy tuck incision to address other issues and achieve your dream body? Through a tummy tuck incision, you can get a flatter and more sculpted abdomen while also increasing your breast size, shaping your pubic area, lifting your thighs, or repairing your abdominal hernia in one fell …

Getting an Abdominoplasty? Use Your Tummy Tuck Incision to Get These 2-in-1 Procedures Read More »