Breast implants can give you a fuller, more shapely bustline. Choose from silicon or saline, either of which can be placed above or below the chest muscle. Find more information about types of implants, safety and risks, and more.
Saline Implants: FDA Hearing Silicone implants became the centerpiece of a legal and medical firestorm, culminating last November in a massive $3.2 billion settlement against the nation's leading maker of silicone implants, Dow Corning Corp.
Breast Implant Safety Incomplete A report issued Friday cautions against the likely return of silicone breast implants to the U.S. market, warning that companies have not performed long-term safety studies in breast cancer patients.
Panel OKs Lifting Silicone Breast Implant Ban An FDA advisory panel recommended Wednesday that one manufacturer's silicone implants be brought back to the U.S. market for breast augmentation, 13 years after the agency enacted a partial ban on their use because of safety concerns.