“Gummy Bear” Breast Implants in Salt Lake City

We are pleased to offer ‘gummy bear’ breast implants to our Salt Lake City, Utah area patients.

What are gummy bear breast implants?

Gummy bear breast implants are the newest generation of breast implants.  These implants are filled with a semi-solid silicone material that maintain their shape.  All three U.S. breast implant manufacturers have FDA approval of their gummy bear implants

Why are they called ‘gummy bear’ implants?

The consistency of the silicone inside of the gummy bear implant is somewhat similar to a candy gummy bear.

Why choose gummy bear breast implants over other breast implants?

Implants that are more cohesive (gummy) are better able to hold their shape.   They can be manufactured in round shapes to provide more upper fullness and cleavage or tear-drop shapes to do the opposite.  They have a lower risk of rippling as well.

What are the disadvantages of gummy bear breast implants?

The gummy bear implant material is a little firmer.  This results in a slightly firmer result and requires a slightly longer incision to place the implant.  The cost of the gummy bear implants are more expensive.

What is the cost of gummy bear breast implants in Utah?

The cost of breast augmentation in Utah, including Gummy bear implants is relatively affordable compared to national averages.