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Can you recommend some good scar creams post-breast augmentation?
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I've seen a number of scar creams online but I don't know which to choose. Are there any you recommend? When can I apply it and how long before I see results? Read more
I have premature ventricular contractions. Which is safest for me, twilight or general anesthesia? What are the risks of each?
I have premature ventricular contractions and wanted to go with twilight anesthesia (MAC) rather than general anesthesia. I keep hearing scary stories about being overmedicated and you stop breathing as if you... Read more
My left implant feels totally different than the right. Is this normal 4 weeks after breast augmentation surgery?
I had breast augmentation surgery 4 weeks ago. The right breast has dropped a lot and feels like my own breast. The left has dropped but not as much as the right. About 2 weeks out from surgery, the muscle in t... Read more
It's been 7 weeks since my breast augmentation and the left breast is constricted. How soon can I have a revision?
I began as a 34B before I had 400cc smooth, high-profile implants put in 7 weeks ago. My right breast has settled well and straight after surgery, I noticed that the surgeon had lowered the crease on my right b... Read more
I had a breast augmentation in 2009 and am looking to get them replaced. I'd like to go higher and still look natural. Any recommendations?
I'm 53 years old, 5'2" tall, weigh 135 lbs, and have a curvy, yet small frame. I had breast augmentations in 2009 with saline implants (about 430cc). I'm currently a 34DD with breast implants. I was a 34B befo... Read more
I had a breast augmentation 9 weeks ago. Will by breasts get smaller than this? I like the size I have now.
I’m 9 weeks post-surgery. Do you believe they will get smaller? I’m okay with the size now but a little scared of them shrinking. Read more
I'm 5'5", weight about 115 pounds, and barely have an A cup. Should I go with 295cc moderate profile silicone implants or 310cc?
Hello, I have been debating between 295cc or 310cc moderate profile silicone implants from Natrelle (SRM). I’m 5’5", weigh about 115 pounds, and hardly have an A cup. My diameter is 11 cm. I'm wondering if ... Read more
How much of a size increase can I expect if I go up 200 cc's?
I currently have 360cc high profile breast implants. This took me from a 30AA to a 32DD. I’m now booked for a revision. I will be increasing my size to 560cc ultra-high profile implants. Wondering how much of... Read more
I'm 5 months post-breast augmentation. If I wear sunscreen and cover my scars with Hy-Tape, will they be protected?
I'm 5 months post-breast augmentation. If I wear sunscreen and cover my scars with Hy-Tape, will they be protected? Read more
What are your thoughts on the current FDA reviews of breast implants? All these contradictory statements have me confused.
I watched part of the FDA events over the past two days, and there were so many women speaking out against breast implants. I have been happy and healthy with mine for years, but now they make it sound like I h... Read more
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My plastic surgeon suggested Seri mesh for upper pole fullness. Why is this "internal bra" not done more frequently?
One of my greatest desires is to have upper pole fullness. I met with a PS who suggested seri mesh. Why is this “internal bra” not done more frequently? Read more
Is it normal to have increased numbness after under-the-muscle breast augmentation?
I had under-the-muscle gummy bear breast augmentation 3 weeks ago. I'm experiencing increased numbness. It's spreading from my right breast to my entire side (under armpit) and to some of my back (latissimus do... Read more
How can I find a surgeon who does complete submuscular breast implants?
I’m seeking a complete submuscular breast augmentation and lift. I’d like to maintain as much of my pectoralis major muscle integrity as possible. I lift weights and have a very physically demanding job. ... Read more
Will my over-the-muscle breast implants get bigger?
I had 375cc implants placed over the muscle a little over two weeks ago. Since then, my boobs have reduced in size. Can I expect the drop and fluff process to make them any bigger? Read more
It’s been two years since breast enhancement surgery, and my right boob fell today. How much does a crease fix cost?
It’s been two years since breast enhancement surgery, and my right boob fell today. I’m not in pain, and I did not feel it happen. That breast still has the fold/crease underneath, but it’s 1.5 inches low... Read more
What are the signs of implant rippling, and what can I do about it?
What are the signs of implant rippling, and what can I do about it? Read more
I have a desk job. Can I go back to work on Tuesday if I have my breast augmentation on a Saturday?
I have a desk job that doesn't require too much bending and lifting. How soon can I go back to work after BA? I don't want to use my vacation days. If I have them done on Saturday can I go back to work on Tuesd... Read more
My doctor recommends capsulotomy on the right breast but doesn't sound confident about the final results. Should I get a new surgeon?
I got submuscular silicone breast implants almost 11 months ago. I was "almost perfectly symmetrical". After the surgery, the right implant seemed higher than the left and never dropped in the pocket properly. ... Read more
I’m 3 weeks post-breast augmentation and have noticed my incision is leaking. Should I be worried?
I had a breast augmentation 3 weeks ago. I was sitting down, sneezed, and felt wetness coming from my crease incision. It’s not the whole incision, just a little piece. Should I be worried? It’s not a lot, ... Read more
The surgeon who is going to do my breast augmentation never discussed implant volume and only recommended silicone under the muscle. What to do?
I had a consultation 1 week ago. He was kind and knowledgeable, but I felt extremely rushed. He's done beautiful work on two of my friends—their recovery was quick and without complications. I paid $1000 down... Read more
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