Large breasts often cause back pain and neck pain and the breasts sag. The person is often very embarrassed and introverted. Breast reduction reduces the size of the breast, lifts the breast and reduces the size of the areola. The surgery is done under general anesthesia and takes 3 to 5 hours. Different kinds of breast reduction procedures are available. Most procedures produce an inverted ‘T’ scar. However, vertical scar procedure can minimize the length of the scar.