Though increasing breast size is the most popular form of breast plastic surgery. Some women are looking to reduce the size of their breasts instead. In the event a women’s breasts are large enough to cause physical hardship, breast reduction surgery can be of assistance. Breasts are made smaller by the removal of breast tissue and excess fat. This is called “breast reduction” surgery. Breast reduction can go one step further. Your cosmetic surgeon can also reshape the breasts. This make it possible to not only achieve a smaller breast size, but also to get your goal breast shape as well. Depending on the goals for your procedure, your cosmetic surgeon may recommend the reduction be accompanied by a breast lift. The outcome would be a reduced size and completely different shape. The procedure is also often performed as part of a mommy makeover.