Thousands of men each year spend countless hours at the gym trying to work on the appearance of their chest. Silicone pectoral implants are very common on men these days for that reason. Not everyone is able to get the sculpted chest of a body builder. But don’t get discouraged; body builders commonly seek out this procedure too in order make their body look proportionate.
Unlike breast implants, pectoral implants are made out of harder silicone and do not rupture. The implant is usually placed through a small incision in the armpit and placed below the pectoralis major muscle. The procedure takes 1-2 hours under general anesthesia or moderate sedation.