Breast Lift in Turkey

Breast Lift in Turkey

Breast Lift in Turkey

Breast lift in Turkey Istanbul is a cosmetic procedure performed by a plastic surgeon to modify the shape of the breast in women who suffer from sagging breasts for several reasons that may be genetic or as a result of an increase in weight and the gravity of the earth.

The results of the breast lift operation can be seen immediately after the procedure, which takes an average of about 3 hours, under full body anesthesia. We will show the details that each woman who wants to perform this procedure needs in the following lines.

Anesthesia Full
Process Duration3 Hours
Stay in Hospital1 Night is needed after process
ResultsImmediate / Lifetime
Convalescence10 – 15 Days
Cost in Turk Aesthetic3500 – 4500 EUR
Breast Lift in Turkey

How is Breast Lift Surgery Done in Turkey?

Breast lift operation is performed with the aim of reducing breast sagging. The operation is done by removing the glandular tissue, fat and sagging skin from the breasts, so that the woman will get a tighter and more beautiful breast shape of a consistent size with her body. The results are not limited to cosmetic only, but also to improving the performance of body functions.

Who Can Perform Breast Lift Surgery? 

Women who have sagging breasts or a chest shape that is not consistent with the body shape in general, and everyone who is over 18 years old and enjoys good health, and everyone who wants to have beautiful and harmonious breasts to gain more self-confidence resort to the surgery.

Who Can Not Perform Breast Lift Surgery? 

Some women may complain of sagging breasts, but their health condition does not qualify them to perform the procedure due to a chronic disease such as heart disease and irregular diabetes, in addition to advanced tumor cases, a doctor should be consulted before performing the operation, for everyone who has a problem with wound healing. Finally, the procedure should not be considered for girls who are under 18 years old.

The doctor who performs breast lift surgery

Breast lift is one of the cosmetic options, so the doctor who performs it is a specialized plastic surgeon who has enough experience to perform these operations. No other doctor from any other specialization can perform this type of operation.

Anesthesia Type Used in Breast Lift surgery in Turkey

The operation cannot be performed with local anesthesia only. It can be performed under general anesthesia. The patient must fast for at least six hours before starting this operation and fast after the operation for a period ranging in the middle of about four hours, after which the patient can start with simple meals and then gradually return to the usual diet.

Breast lift surgery steps in Turkey

Breast lift surgery goes through three stages, like other operations:

Total Time: 3 hours

Before the process

breast lift in turkey

Before starting the breast lift operation, it is preferable to inform the medical team or doctor about any chronic diseases that the person suffers from or any medications used, if any, and to tell the doctor about any previous operations that were performed and not to omit any information related to the patient’s health condition. Several instructions must be followed, the most important of which are:
The implementation team discusses the results of the process.
Refrain from food and drink for at least six hours before the operation.
Inform the medical team about any medications used.
Refrain from alcohol and smoking for at least one week before the operation.
Stop any blood-thinning medications such as aspirin after consulting a doctor.
Choose comfortable clothes on the day of the operation.

During the process 

breast lift in turkey

The method in which the operation will be performed and what the patient prefers regarding the shape of the chest after the operation is determined. After applying general anesthesia, the surgeon creates incisions around the nipple and the brown area that surrounds it.
The second incision is vertical from the brown areola to the sagging area in the breast. After that, the doctor removes the fat, tissue, and excess breast skin (some laser devices can be used during the surgery After that, the nipple and the areola surrounding it are raised to a higher height, and the internal and external parts are collected by cosmetic threads, which is called breast lift with threads. It is also possible to reduce the areola surrounding the nipple, which often enlarges after pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding. The operation takes an average of 3 hours.

After the process

breast lift in turkey

The doctor gives a bandage to tighten the chest after the operation. It must be used for two to three days, and then the bruises begin to disappear and fade gradually. It may take about one to three weeks. As for the medical threads, they dissolve gradually. It is preferable not to wear a bra that contains skewers or a sponge. It is recommended to wear a sports bra throughout the day and it is assumed that sports activity or driving a car should be avoided for a period of 30 days. After a month, it is possible to return to normal life and practice normal activities, but it is better to avoid lifting heavy things or doing any exercise for two months.

Before and After Breast Lift in Istanbul, Turkey

Below are some pictures of before and after breast augmentation surgery that was performed at Turk Aesthetic Center in Istanbul, Turkey.

Post op Breast Lift Tips

There are many instructions to be followed after the surgery. We will mention the most important things to follow:

  • Follow the instructions given by the doctor carefully.
  • Adhere to the use of medicines on time.
  • Avoid strenuous work in the first period after the operation (2 months).
  • Commitment to wear a medical corset (2 months).

Pros and Cons


As for disadvantages, nothing to mention except if the operation is performed by a surgeon who lacks experience and professionalism, and thus the mismatch in the size of the breasts.


  • The results of the successful surgery give the woman self-confidence, attractiveness and femininity because the harmonious breast increases the beauty of the woman’s body.
  • Getting rid of pain due to the large size of the chest.
  • Get rid of irritations that occur under the chest due to sweating from the drooping chest.

Side Effects

  • After the procedure, the patient may feel uncomfortable in the first days due to some infections that can be avoided by taking the anti-inflammatory drugs prescribed by the doctor.
  • The patient may feel some tingling and numbness in the nipple.
  • Differences in the size and girth of the breasts can occur due to the surgeon’s lack of experience.
  • Feeling of slight itching during wound healing.

Breast Lift Surgery in Turkey Istanbul

Turkey in general, and Istanbul in particular, is the destination for many tourists who visit Turkey for the purpose of treatment and tourism at the same time because of the many advantages, such as the multiplicity of options, the expertise of doctors, the quality of service and reasonable prices. Breast lift surgery is one of the options available for body beautification in Turkey, and its cost varies, according to each center, between 3500- 4500 euros.

Breast lift Surgery Cost in Turkey

The cost of breast lift surgery in Turkey varies from place to place according to several things:

  • The reputation of the medical center or hospital.
  • Doctor’s experience.
  • The attached services provided by the center because some centers offer packages that include treatment, accommodation and transportation.

At Turk Aesthetic Istanbul – Turkey, the cost of the operation is approximately 3500 – 4500 euros. To request the cost of the package including accommodation and transportation, you can contact the Turk Aesthetic team via the contact page.

FAQ – Breast Lift Surgery in Istanbul, Turkey

How long does a breast lift operation take?

About 3-4 hours.

When does the result of a breast lift operation appear?

The results of the procedure are immediate and can be clearly seen once the effects of the surgery wear off.

What is the success rate of breast lift surgery?

It is directly proportional to the skill of the physician performing the procedure.

Can a breast lift operation be performed under local anaesthesia?

Only breast lift surgery can be performed under general anesthesia.

What is the cost of breast lift surgery in Turkey?

In Turk Aesthetic Istanbul, the cost of breast lift surgery is 3500 – 4500 euros. In Turkey, the cost generally ranges from 3500 – 4500 euros.

What is the recovery period after breast lift surgery?

About 10 – 15 days.

Can the breast enlarge and sag after breast lift operation?

The results of breast lift surgery are not permanent for life.

How long does it take to use the corset after breast lift surgery?

The appropriate period for using the corset ranges between 45 – 60 days.

Can a breast lift be performed by laser or threads?

Lasers or threads may be used during the procedure as part of the procedure.

Finally, you can contact our team directly to request information and prices from Turk Aesthetic Istanbul.

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