Skin In women, the breasts overlie the pectoralis major muscles and usually extend from the level of the second rib to the level of the sixth rib in the front of the human rib cage ; thus, the breasts cover much of the chest area and the chest walls. At the front of the chest, the breast tissue can extend from the clavicle collarbone to the middle of the sternum breastbone. At the sides of the chest, the breast tissue can extend into the axilla armpit , and can reach as far to the back as the latissimus dorsi muscle , extending from the lower back to the humerus bone the longest bone of the upper arm. As a mammary gland , the breast is composed of differing layers of tissue , predominantly two types: The suspensory Cooper's ligaments are fibrous-tissue prolongations that radiate from the superficial fascia to the skin envelope. The female adult breast contains 14—18 irregular lactiferous lobes that converge at the nipple.
When Size Matters: Choosing the Right Breast Implant for You
Five Tips in Selecting the Right Size of Breast Implants
Friday, February 11, Where can I buy my new, correct bra size? So, you have learned to measure yourself , and your new bra size was probably a bit of a shock! Almost all of the bras sold in an actually good range of sizes are made in the UK, but with the power of the internet, you can still buy them even if you don't live there! Bravissimo -- I know that I've made it clear I'm not currently a fan of their clothing range , but they started out selling bras and that's still what they do the best! They have a huge range of sizes, very pretty bras, and an easy-to-use website.
Choosing the Right Breast Implant Size
State the statistics for breast cancer reported by the American Cancer Society. Discuss the statistical advantages gained from early detection of breast cancer. State the recommended age and frequency for mammography recommended by the American Cancer Society.
Tweet For some women, deciding to have breast augmentation is the easiest part of the process. Choosing the right size breast implant can take a little longer. But is it really? That depends on your individual taste, your body frame and type, and the "look" you're going for.