Will “monoboob” after surgery go away?
Immediately after surgery, the area between your breasts (cleavage) is often very swollen, sometimes to the point of having a “monoboob”. Don’t panic! Some women are more prone to swelling after breast surgery than others depending on the technique, size of implant, and their anatomy.
At the one week stage, we will advise you on how to massage between your breasts to start defining your cleavage. As you press in this area, it’s not uncommon to have a sensation like you are squeezing fine air-bubbles, a sensation often described like popping fine bubble wrap. This is normal.