Loosing weight before surgery ??????

  • zing
  • Missouri
  • 2 years ago

Hey ladies. My surgery is in 26 days. My PS told me if I want to loose weight I should give it my best before surgery. He said loosing weight before is better than after and that for best results I should not loose more that 15 pounds after my BR. What do you think. I feel alot of pain working out now just because of my bust size . I was thinking that with less pain after surgery I will just naturally be more active and thus be more capible of loosing weight. Have any of you found this to be true? Did you looses weight after BR, and what were the results ? My other Question is : When should I let my PS know about the weight I have lost. I 

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I'm working on losing weight now, but mostly because I want to feel great about my body after the surgery, and because I know that the 6 weeks off of exercise will lead to some weight gain. I'm a big walker and I'm doing weight watchers - these seem to be working well for me.

Dropping weight after the surgery will definitely change the shape and size of the breasts.  

After my reduction I was in a "C" cup.  I then dropped over 60 pounds and they are now a "B" cup.  I am happy with my size but please know they will shrink with weight loss.