What is Silicon Breast Prosthesis

  • An external silicone breast prosthesis is a weighted prosthesis, made of silicone, which is designed to simulate natural breast tissue. Because this type of breast prosthesis is weighted, it may help your posture, prevent shoulder drop, and problems with balance. Non-silicone breast prosthesis.

What is a Breast Prosthesis used for

  • A breast prosthesis  is an artificial breast designed to replicate the size, shape, feel and weight of a person’s breast following a partial, full, or double mastectomy.
  • Manufacturers often use a silicon gel or similar material that is soft and provides a similar feel to natural breast.