Breast Implant Removal

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Breast implant removal is performed when a woman decides she no longer wants her implants or when complications such as capsular contracture or rupture may occur. If a woman doesn’t want to replace her implants, removal can performed along with a breast lift to address skin and tissue that might have been stretched from the implants.

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I have read so many reviews on here and they have helped me so much so am adding my own to be able to give something back. Nearly 8 years ago I had 340cc cohesive gel implants placed under the muscle at The Hospital Group. I was a very tiny 30A, had always been totally flat chested and had... READ MORE

I got 450 saline implants in 2009 because I had lost my natural big boobs when I lost 20lbs. It was the biggest mistake of my life. I miss my natural boobs, I hate how big these make me look, my husband doesn't like them, I feel like my chest hurts all the time, I get comfortable when I sleep,... READ MORE

It all started in 2004 when I was 20 years old. I had my first set of saline Implants under the muscle. I was an A cup and thought I'd be stuck with small breasts forever. I was happy with them for the first several years and never thought about them being a health risk, even though I was... READ MORE

Hello girls !! I am a 36 years old mother of 4 children and 16 years ago i went for my first breast augmentation because i was almost flat chested and my ex-boyfriend gave me that surgery as present so i thought ,why not ? After that time i did realize that my breast felt much harder than the... READ MORE

Hi... So I keep reading reviews and I have done for months now. And it really helped me to see how many ladies are in the same situation as me ACTUALLY QUITE SHOCKING! So my story is 8 yrs ago I was 30 and I decided to have cohesive silicone implants under the muscle. I had a handful and ended... READ MORE

I had my first set of implants in 2005. As soon as I saw them right after surgery, I knew they didn't look right. Sure enough, they were uneven. One sat higher than the other. I was so upset. At my post op visit, the doctor said that they would settle down and they would be even. Well long story... READ MORE

Hello - I decided back in 2002 to have breast implants w/a lift due to a new marriage to a much younger man and feeling very insecure about my boobs. You see my husband is a BOOB man! As you can see in my first photos I was what I call "snoopy ears" due to breast feeding. I had one of the best... READ MORE

After 15 years of implants over the muscle, I'm ready to go a more natural route. Tired of shopping for huge bras ( 34DD). Also I want to workout and not worry about giving myself a black eye :). This started around June when I had an injury at work. I hit my left elbow really hard and... READ MORE

9 years ago tummy tuck with breast augmentation, Mentor smooth medium profile 350 cc overfilled to 425 cc under muscle. I was never informed of the possibility of overfills by previous doctor I chose Dr. S.M.. I was a droopy full B pre BA and was happy and comfortable with my cup size but not... READ MORE

I don't usually post things online, but I've found this site SO helpful that I feel like I need to pay it forward for those considering implant removal. My ex plant is scheduled for next week and I'm terrified! I've had implant since I was 18 (with 2 revisions) and breastfed 4 kids, and am so... READ MORE

First, thank you all who went before me! Words can't express how much you have all helped!! I'm mid 30s, and also ready for explant! History: Op one: 19 yrs, 300 cc silicone over muscle, A- -> C+ cup, developed capsular contracture Op two: 30 yrs, 250 cc silicone over muscle, C+ -> C-,... READ MORE

Hi ladies, just wanted your opinions on if you think I'll need an uplift when I have my implants removed, I was a 32b before BA but now a 32f, I want to be small & natural again, also my right implant feels like it's turning to side, I have had them in 10 years & had 2 children since they were... READ MORE

I got 325 cc silicone implants when I was 24. I've had them for about 12 years. The day after the surgery I felt that they were too big for my body. I'm 5' 4" and back then I weighed 115 lbs. shortly after the surgery my body started to rearrange itself and I really didn't like the change that... READ MORE

I was young and in my early 20's and my now husband and I were young and working in the states, he was a boob man and always noticed big busted woman and my 32a's just didn't make me feel good so I took the plunge and got saline under the muscle implants with Dr Levens in Fl, as I was quite thin... READ MORE

Well it all started after having my first 3 children. I have always had big boobs, so after breastfeeding needless to say they sagged and lost volume. I got my first set in 2006, over the muscle 550 cc 34D. When I had my last baby, unexpected pregnancy, they sagged really bad. Got a lift on them... READ MORE

I had breast implants back in 1990. I was originally around a 34A, and went up to a 34D (asked for a C!). My original surgeon was about to retire (i wish he had before he got to me) and was awful. I had really bad scars (he must have made the incisions in the dark) and totally lost sensation... READ MORE

Thank you to all the brave ladies on RS who have shared their stores; I am now inspired to give back by sharing mine. My journey has been a long and painful one. Actually, a bit of a nightmare… Unlike most women, I never wanted large breasts. But, at 18, I ended up with large saggy breasts; I... READ MORE

Pre BA my left breast was 10A & right breast 10B. Even with different sized implants it was still very hard to achieve even sized breasts due to my muscle & nipple positioning. I have Silicone implants (250cc & 275cc) under the muscle. After discovering (from an MRI) that I have a ruptured... READ MORE

Background: Textured silicone implants placed in 1991 -- Right side contracted within first year but was not disfiguring and Dr. said it was fine. I was originally 34C -- Post surgery 34D but now 32E!! No problems at all in these 24 years until I started to have strange symptoms -- abdominal... READ MORE

I always had small asymmetrical 34AA breasts.. After my very abusive marriage ended I decided to needed to 'fix' something to make me more worthy so had a BA I had 220 which suited my small frame. It was the best thing for me at the time giving an immense confidence boost and with now 34b... READ MORE

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