I previously had saline implants placed above the muscle 10 years ago. They needed to be replaced with silicone implants under the muscle. This procedure was long overdue. I had been putting it off because I was nervous about how they would turn out. I met with Dr. Canales and he went over many different options with me until I felt comfortable with the size and the shape of implant I wanted.... more
Describe my motivation, pros and cons, etc. ...well, I have quite the story! I became very ill and spent 5 yrs looking for a diagnosis of my illness. I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis & sent to an MS clinic. Fortunately, I didn't have MS but the dr. said my symptoms were from silicone poisoning and I needed my implants exchanged immediately. I went and had that surgery done in 2008. My... more
I had received my initial breast augmentation aprx. 15 yrs. ago from Dr. Canales. I knew from then that I could trust and would only trust, him and his staff with one of my most valuable possessions, myself. Both procedures went flawlessly. From pre-op through post-op, on both occasions were extremely thorough. Anything needed was willingly given and the end results were far better then... more
On 2012 I decided to replace my 25 year old implants. He didn't find my breasts to be a challenge, he agreed with the issues that needed to be fix but was super confident that it was something he could achieve without any problems. I also decided to get liposuction on my belly and flanks( I work out really hard, I'm about 5'5" and 118 lbs but after two kids I just cant loose the bulge of those... more
I am 600 cc and i want to do down t 400 cc my PS says i will have to do a lift, ugly. Did your skin contract back? How long did it take? Did they do the removal and then go back on a later date? I have heard of that? I would be willing to go to another PS out of my California area, maybe your Dr.
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I had 550 cc saline but since I went in for a tummy tuck I decided to get my saline boobs re-done with 800cc silicone. I am happy with the silicone. They look better and there is way less rippling. Was it worth redoing them?? Probably not...but if I had to chose between silicone and saline I would go with silicone.
Also, ( and this is important) if you like the way FAKE boobs look then get... more