I underwent a breast augmentation in Dallas, Texas three years ago, an attempt to alleviate severe asymmetries and unsatisfactory results after pregnancy and breastfeeding. Due to irregularities in my ribcage and chest, my new breasts (silicone, 225 and 300 high profile implants) were incredibly close together and, in time, developed a slight case of symmastia. This condition became... more
My motivation for explant involved progressive hardening of my implants over time, and a sister who was diagnosed with breast cancer. 3 doctors told me implants don't affect early detection, but I felt safer removing them. I selected a female MD in Nashville. I would highly recommend her.
I opted first for deflation in her office to see what I would be left with and to decide about... more
I am 21 years old and got my implants a year ago. I am really sick of them! I was originally a small B and went to a DD. (375 cc) saline above the muscle. I went to a plastic surgeon today. Mr. Griffin said it wasn't a good idea and suggested putting a smaller implant in... but that just IS NOT what i want. I am trying to find other plastic surgeons that will do the procedure in nashville. I... more
8 years ago I decide as a divorce present to myself, I would get breast implants. I have a small rib cage and told the doctor that I didn't want to look pornorific, I wanted to look proportionate and a boost in confidence wouldn't hurt either. I wore a padded A growing up and have a small body frame. So I got 200 cc over filled to 220 cc Mentor implants under the muscle. After... more
6 years ago I suddenly had the money to get implants, and although I had absolutely no problem with my natural A cups, I thought to myself - well, i have the money now, I probably won't have it in the future, so why not? I wanted implants in the same way I would have wanted a fancy dress: it's pretty, I can afford it, so why shouldn't I buy it? I was 19 then and I'm 25 now, and, like most... more
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