Before and several months after breast lift without breast implants. She has had no pregnancies, just sagging of breasts with weight loss. She wanted breasts lifted but not enlarged or augmented. Dr. Laverson's vertical breast lift procedure tightens breast skin envelope with scar around the areola and down breast meridian to skin crease along bottom of breasts. The scar tends to fade over time, and post-surgical breast lift scar management program is part of the recovery routine. Steve Laverson, MD San Diego Breast Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon.