Your Breast Augmentation Consultation. The decision to have Breast Augmentation is a major step for most women and extremely personal. At the Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute, Dr. Jugenburg therefore always guides and supports his prospective patients in an initial consultation.
Dr. Grant Stevens, a prominent plastic surgeon in Marina Del Rey, Calif., coined the term "gummy bear breast implant." He said he gave the implants their catchy nickname because when cut in half, the implant is stable and retains its shape, much like the chewy, gummy bear candies.
Saline breast implants are available to women 18 and older for breast augmentation and to women of any age for breast reconstruction. Silicone breast implants Silicone implants are pre-filled with silicone gel — a thick, sticky fluid that closely mimics the feel of human fat.