Silicone implants of the latest generation, are more reliable than previous generations, the risks of damage to the shell casing are considerably minimized.
These implants received their name because of the filler – a saline solution, i.e. a solution of sodium chloride. Saline implants have gained great popularity in the US, when a ban on silicone breast prostheses was introduced there.
Differences between silicone and salt implants:
Silicone implants look very natural and soft to the touch when compared with salt.
Saline breast implant
Saline implant for breast
Saline implants are cheaper in comparison with silicone implants.
The silicone implant is less wrinkled and ripples are formed less often, it allows patients with small breasts to prosthetize it over the muscle. Salt is also suitable for patients who have a large mass of breast.