As with all skin on the human body, it’s elasticity lowers over time. This loss in elasticity of the breast skin results in an altered shape. They might also change due to breastfeeding, pregnancy, and weight changes. The outcome are breasts that lack their former perkiness. Many women are happy with the size and shape of their former breasts and simply want back their youthful shape. The goal perky, non-saggy, appearance is achieved by removing excess skin and then tightening the breast tissue. Your cosmetic surgeon will discuss what specific areas would be involved to give you the shape you want. As many women are wanting to regain that perkiness, but are happy with their current breast size, breast lifts have become more and more popular. Breast lifts are often paired with tummy tucks, liposuction and breast implants as part of a “mommy makeover”.