15 Enhanced Facts About Breast Implants

History of Breast Implants 3 of 16

The modern type silicone breast implant was first surgically inserted into a woman in 1961 and the first saline implant was implemented in 1964. Long before these however, people had tried many crazy things to try to artificially increase the size of breasts. These things ranged from paraffin wax, to ivory, to polyester, to ox cartilage -- all with disastrous results.

 

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