Silicone Implant Ban Lifted

Both breast augmentation and reconstruction have been proven in numerous studies to have psychological and physical benefits for women who choose these procedures. And, as the CBS Early Show discusses in this segment, since the FDA ban on silicone breast implants was lifted, women again have a choice between silicone filled or saline filled implants.

The FDA lifted its ban after thoroughly reviewing silicone breast implant safety and imposing silicone breast implant guidelines on manufacturers.