If you suffer from gynecomastia or have male breasts, there are cosmetic options to help. One cosmetic procedure that many people do not know about is male breast reduction surgery. Many people choose not to talk about or even recognize the need for male breast surgery and the majority of cosmetic surgery practices are geared towards women. We at Nuance Cosmetic Surgery in Folsom, CA, however, … [Read more...]
Combat Gynecomastia with Male Breast Reduction
Gynecomastia is a condition that affects men. It has several descriptions including male breast enlargement, overdeveloped male breasts and "man boobs." Regardless of the term used to describe this condition, it can have the same effect on a man's ego and sense of masculinity. Developing gynecomastia can shatter a man's dreams of a sculpted chest that wins the admiration of others. Depending on … [Read more...]
What Causes Gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia and lipomastia are two conditions related to men; however, there is a distinct difference. Gynecomastia refers to an enlarged gland tissue in the breast of a male child or adult. Lipomastia, on the other hand, also called pseudogynecomastia, refers to fat deposits in an obese man's breast. Knowing the difference is essential in getting resolution. What Causes … [Read more...]
Male Breast Reduction for Gynecomastia
Gynecomastia refers to excessive breast development in men. More specifically, it refers to benign growth of the breast glandular tissue in a male. The growth of the glandular tissue causes the breast to enlarge. Around 4 percent of boys experience gynecomastia during puberty. However, the most common age for gynecomastia to occur is from age 50 to 85. Some estimates place the incidence of … [Read more...]