Breast Reduction

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A breast reduction involves the removal of excess fat, skin, and tissue, which usually results in the nipple and areola being shifted to a higher position. The areola might also be reduced if it had been stretched out due to the size of the breast. Not only does this surgery result in a smaller, perkier bust, it can also help eliminate back, shoulder, and neck pain that’s often caused by large breasts. LEARN MORE ›
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Today I scheduled my breast reduction for 10/14/14. I am very nervous about having the surgery. I have had back problems for 10+ years and I had lower backer surgery when I was 15. My back felt much better after the surgery. But once I graduated college and started working at a desk job, my... READ MORE

I'm am 45 and I weigh 222 and my height is 5'5 and I have a lot of back problems I'm really started to think my breast are to big so that's why I'm truly thinking of having breast reduction for health reasons I would like some feed back rather it's good or bad thank you again I haven't had the... READ MORE

Pre-op today. Got my mammogram and will get my chest X-ray tomorrow. Dr said I should be down to a C-cup after surgery. DDD to C... Outstanding! Although my insurance has approved the BR in still worried about out of pocket cost. Still not stopping me from having this done, I'm tired of all the... READ MORE

Hi realself family! I want to thank you guys for giving me the courage and inspiration to go ahead and change my life for the better! Okay I am 19 5'1 119 lbs and these boobs of mine are too big for me lol. I think my story's the same as everyone's here, had larger than average boobs all my... READ MORE

I developed my breasts between 8th and 9th grade, from bee stings to a C cup! I received a lot of unwanted attention from boys, and girls alike. I was always "the girl with the big boobs". I have never, ever been comfortable in my own skin. I tried to get insurance to cover it when I was 19, but... READ MORE

I will be having breast reduction surgery in a few days and I have to say the process of getting approved has been relatively easy. I did call my insurance company prior to speaking to a PS to see if I even had any qualifications and I met them all. Thankful for a great PS staff that is very... READ MORE

Hi Everyone I hope this thread finds you well. Its been 1 year and 6 months since Ive had my original surgery. March of 2013 I had a breast lift with implants put in under the muscle. Unfortunately due to the heaviness of my natural breast and the scaring ( IM NOT HAPPY) after a year they are... READ MORE

Where you start...omg well here it goes I started developing breast in the 5 grade and they always been big. I was always embrassed and wore like a jacket to cover up because I embrassed that I was so much developed than the other girls. Of course the my boyfriend loves me having big breast I... READ MORE

The day has finally come round!! Having my operation 4th October 2014 @1pm. Feeling very nervous today. Arrived at Highgate hospital Uk London, just met my surgeon in the car park lol reception ladies we're very nice. I'm in my room all alone things going though my head. My hubby has left with... READ MORE

I will be jetting off to Bangkok from South Australia on the 9th of September this year for my looooong awaited BR. I am hoping to go from a 12E (in reality I think I am larger than an E but I do not want to face my real size!) to a 12 Full B small C. I have always been heavy chested and my... READ MORE

I am excited and nervous. I am working out daily and loosing more weight. My PS is Dr. Pyle. Ever since I got information about this site I have been looking at all the reviews and q&a. Is there anything that helped make recovery easier? I weighed 209 when I started loosing weight. I am at... READ MORE

I'm 38 and weigh 138lbs. I have an inkling I would actually be petite if I weren't so top heavy... In the UK I have had real problems getting my GP to take my requests seriously and have been fobbed off FOUR TIMES (there was the female doctor who told me they couldn't be that bad because I was... READ MORE

Hello! I am 21 yrs old and I have absolutely hated my tits ever since I've had them. I developed early and I'm pretty sure I was the first one of my classmates. I've thought about doing it before when I was about 16 and I even called some places to ask questions. As much as I wanted to do it... READ MORE

I joined Real Self several months ago, but since my surgery was scheduled out so far I thought I'd wait until the month before to give my story. So here goes... My surgery date is scheduled for October 6, 2014. Unlike a lot of ladies I wasn't overly large at an early age or after pregnancy. ... READ MORE

I am 28 and I have met the criteria to have a breast reduction through the NHS which I am so grateful for. My current bra size is 34f/g depending on the shop and I would love to be a Large C/ small D after the surgery. I am scheduled to have the op on the 8th October and at the moment am feeling... READ MORE

I have thought about this for decades (I am 60) but I can't deny that I am nervous. I have had other 'consultations' over the years but this time I am almost there ... I have a date and I am counting down. My fear of bleeding to death (!) doesn't seem likely ... I have watched several videos ... READ MORE

Hello, all. I've been reading many reviews and I've decided to finally write my own experiences. I just had my breast reduction on 09/11/2013 about 8:00 in the morning. I didn't get out until noon. I opted to stay overnight at the hospital which I'm glad I did during my pre-op appointment with... READ MORE

Im havin lipo done on my abd n flanks and a breast reduction I've finally workd up the courage to do it im so excited n scared n nervous n ugh everything!! Sx date is july 11th n im comfortable with that date.my recovery timing is my main concern n gettin the xtra help i wil need n support. Im... READ MORE

I finally had my consultation I've been waiting for this consultation for 2 months I drove 1hr and 35mins to make this appt. I arrived on time at 10:45 am, my appt was at 11:00 am I arrived early to filled out a few of the papers medical history blah blah blah. I was escorted back to see the... READ MORE

I am a 55 year old women that had breast reduction when I was 18 years old. After 2 kids and 37 years, they grew back. One week ago I underwent breast reduction for the second time. I understood that I was a good candidate for lipo BR because I am menopausal and much of my breast tissue has... READ MORE

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