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Risks of Breast Augmentation for People Prone to Keloids?

I have keloid-prone skin and would like to have implants. Are there chances of hardening of breasts or having breast higher than normal? Do people who... READ MORE

Will Implants Be Enough to Lift and Fill out my Breasts?

I would like a simple breast lift but I am African-American and horribly afraid of the scar. Will implants be enough to lift my breasts and fill them... READ MORE

Are my Areola Incision Scars Healing Well? (photo)

I am an African American 8 months post op (breast aug) and I am very worried about how my scars are healing. They often appear bright pink or red.... READ MORE

African American w/Hyperpgimentation - Best Incision Site for Breast Augmentation?

As an African American, with (Hyperpigmentation) Wots the Best Incision Site for Breast Enlargement? READ MORE

Do Textured Implants 'Drop & Fluff' Differently Than Smooth Implants? (photo)

Hi, I'm 33 yrs old black woman and I'm 3 weeks post op with allergan 290 round textured implants. I initially wanted to get smooth implants, but my... READ MORE

African American Breast Augmentation, Lift, or Both? (photo)

I am the usual suspect, AA, mom of two, breastfed both. The problem is of course I keloid. I have a keloid on my foot from a botched bunioectomy done... READ MORE

Can a BBW Have Tuberous/hypoplastic Breasts? (photo)

I'm 32, never had a child and all my sisters have small breasts. But, none look like mines. I'm 5' 7". I weigh 328 and have a large... READ MORE

Stage 1/Mild Ptosis Mommy Makeover Without Lift Candidate? or Possibly Bernelli/donught Lift?

I am a 27 yo African American. I would like a Mommy Makeover but only if I can have implants without a vertical scar from a lift. Am I candidate? I... READ MORE

If a Person Who is Prone to Keloids Wants Plastic Surgery, What Steps Can They Person to Take Reduce the Risk of Scarring?

I am in my mid 20s and I am a black and native American lady. I am thinking about a breast augmentation. I have heard that radiation and steroid... READ MORE

I'm 16 with Asymmetry, Is a Breast Augmentation An Option For Me Right Now?

I'm 16 with asymmetrical breast, the right side sags & sometimes causes my side+the center of my chest to hurt if I don't have bra on for an... READ MORE

Peri-Areolar or Inframmary Incision for African American Patients?

I spoke to my PS about this, and he said he recommends the periareolar for black patients. I'm not comfortable with that, so he said he coulld do the... READ MORE

Largest Breasts for me now? Are "side winders" possible? (Photo)

I think I am about a 32" in the chest (not counting my breasts). I mean, my rib cage. Given my pictures, what is the largest I can go in my first... READ MORE

Does being prone to keloids increase my risk for capsular contracture after a breast augmentation?

African american. 23. 5'6. 120lb. My c section left me with a scar that formed a keloid. Most of my family have keloidal skin. My mother can't even... READ MORE

Can Anyone Recommend a Doctor in Edinburgh with Experience of Post-op Treatments to Reduce the Risk of Keloid Scarring?

I would like to have a breast lift with implant and understand I have a greater risk of keloid scarring. From my research on this website I see that... READ MORE

Are textured silicone implants a good choice vs. smooth? Can you use kenalog to help incisions heal nicely? (photos)

Being that I'm African American and have keloid prone skin I have a lot to consider. My PS said that he would like to do the Periareolar incision for... READ MORE

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