A nipple correction involves the altering, adjusting and correcting of inverted, enlarged, differing or protruding nipples that may be causing discomfort or embarrassment. Nipple correction can also co-occur with other procedures such as breast reduction or augmentation.
A person’s nipple dimensions are determined by various factors. These include:
These factors can cause further issues, such as:
As a result, people may look to reduce these problems through nipple correction.
It’s important to note that dividing the ducts will make breastfeeding impossible. Otherwise, breastfeeding should still be achievable. Ensure you talk to your surgeon about your options when considering nipple surgery.