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    Gynecomastia and the Benefits of Male Breast Reduction

    Gynecomastia and the Benefits of Male Breast Reduction

    Man breast reduction improves the effects of Gynecomastia. This condition is infamously known as “man boobs”, affects men on much more than a physical level. The social stigma that is attached to excess skin or fat on the male chest is psychologically damaging.

    Often, men with this condition can be embarrassed by the way they look and try to hide their chest at the beach or in intimate situations.

    Further, “man boobs” are typically a genetic trait or they’re linked to hormonal imbalance, and exercise and diet may not relieve the problem.

    Man breast reduction has become the leading treatment for gynecomastia. It is extremely successful in relieving men of their embarrassment from the condition and potential teasing in social situations.

    Having a male breast reduction does much more for a man than a typical surgical procedure would. Here are the top 5 benefits of choosing to treat “man boobs”:

    Man Breast Reduction Surgery Boosts Confidence & Self-Esteem

    Gynecomastia surgery is an instant upgrade for a man who has suffered his whole life from having men boobs. Having a flatter chest will allow him to wear more fitted clothing, go shirtless at the beach, and not shy away from social interactions.  Often men may become depressed from these body insecurities that cannot be easily remedied with lifestyle changes. A male breast reduction gives men the confidence to stay fit and take pride in their bodies.

    Men Can Enjoy a More Vigorous Figure

    Some men with gynecomastia feel as though their body shape is not compatible with their gender. However, thanks to male breast reduction, the Plastic Surgeon removes the excess fatty tissue from the chest.  As a result, men show off a flatter chest and more sculpted figure. This may make them feel more positive about themselves, something they might have struggled with when suffering from gynecomastia.

    Gynecomastia Surgery Eases Physical Activity

    Many women may relate to this one, as having a larger chest with more fatty tissue makes physical activity a lot less comfortable. Activities like running and jumping become more difficult and embarrassing as men are more aware of the movements of their chest. While women can use sport-bras to ease this feeling, men do not have the same options. Reducing the size of the chest allows men to feel comfortable engaging in any physical activity. This, in turn, helps them stay fit to keep their new body looking strong, leaner and more sculpted.

    Man Breast Reduction Surgery Improves Posture

    Having a heavier chest affects posture dramatically, causing a rounding in the upper spine, which can eventually lead to a permanent hunchback over time. This causes pain to the spine, does not promote core strength and may make a man look unapproachable or reserved. A smaller chest makes it much easier to stand straight and tall, exuding confidence and ease.

    Gynecomastia Surgery to Free Your Mind

    1. What should I wear today?
    2. Will it hide the shape of my chest?
    3. Where is she looking?
    4. Is it noticeable?

    All of these thoughts may run through a man’s head on a daily basis when thinking about his gynecomastia. We want to help alleviate this. Having a male breast reduction will allow you to free your mind of any of these worrisome thoughts and help you enjoy your life to the fullest rather than dreading some social interactions.

    At Peninsula Plastic Surgery, we specialize in Gynecomastia surgery in the LA area. Contact us today at 310-326-3636 for a free cosmetic consultation where Dr. Rosso can assess your condition and advise the most appropriate solution for you.

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