The future of breast augmentation Long Island may well lie in the innovations introduced by gummy bear breast implants. Choice is a wonderful thing, and with the 2012 FDA approval of these new implants, women have the luxury of another option to increase their breast size. Are gummy bear implants for every woman? Certainly not. There are a variety of factors that go into a woman’s best choice. But this silicone implant with a gummy bear like structure and feel uses a cohesive gel that virtually eliminates problematic leaks while providing a more natural look and feel with less rippling according to some women. Women in Europe and Canada have known about gummy bear implants since 1995 and 2000, and now Mentor, Allergan, and Sientra all offer different versions. All of the benefits described when women choose silicone over saline are still applicable, but gummy bear implants come with a few unique benefits of their own.