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Left Nipple Has Become Inverted

For the past week everytime I remove my bra I notice that my left nipple is inverted but once the bra is removed the nipple starts coming out again. I... READ MORE

Single Areola Reduction That Stretched out

I had slight breast asymmetry, however this was most notable due to one areola (the right)being significantly larger than the other. I had an areola... READ MORE

I Am Now 17 Days Post Op and Areola's Healing at Different Rates. Normal? (photo)

I am worried at 17 days post op one looks almost healed and one even bled a little when I removed tape today. I took tape off on day 13 had bleeding... READ MORE

Scar Revision for Areola

To correct my tuberous breast, I had a fat transfer (08/28/10) and areola reduction (03/08/11)by two different surgeons at the same time, getting... READ MORE

Areola Reduction Done 13 Months Ago. Advice Would Be Highly Appreciated? (photo)

Used:Permanent and Nonpermanent sutures. I am 25, won´t have kids soon.I have PIH. areolas were 4 cm after surgery, now 6 and 7 cm. PS said that they... READ MORE

How Soon After Unsuccessful Nipple Inversion Surgery Can I Get a 2nd One Done? (photo)

I recently had corrective surgery for my inverted nipple (I think grade 3). After 2 weeks, it seems to be reinverting. How long do I have to wait... READ MORE

Have I Had Bad Areola Reduction Surgery? Scars Wide and Red? How Bad Are my Wonky Breasts? (photo)

I had areola reduction surgery & inverted nipple correction 5 months ago. this has highlighted the uneven volume and different shapes of my... READ MORE

Ugly Circumareolar Scars After Revision of Circumareolar Mastopexy Scars. Can I Repair Them? (photo)

One year ago i had a circumareolar mastopexy and augmentation with 300 cc silicone implants. but 7 d post op the sutures got infected and ruptured and... READ MORE

Nipple & Areola Repair After Nipple Sparing Mastectomy and Necrosis?

I had bilateral a nipple sparing mastectomy done in November - it was an one-step to Alloderm procedure. Shortly after the surgery I developed... READ MORE

How to Minimize Scarring After Areola Reduction Surgery?

20 yr old female, 36D no sag, areolas 6cm in diameter. My areolas stick out of my clothes and bras and it's embarrassing. It's hard to find... READ MORE

Is This Healing Normal After Areola Reduction?

I had an areola reduction a three weeks ago and im not sure if my nipple is healing like it's supposed to. there are some visible holes that dont seem... READ MORE

6 Weeks After Free Nipple Graft, There are Holes that Have Opened that are Leaking a Little, Should I be Concerned?

FNG 6 weeks, no bolsters, criss/cross stiches instead, looks great, pink etc., but last week 2 or 3 teeny holes have opened in nipple or areola area,... READ MORE

One of my Free Nipple Grafts Partially Failed- How Can I Correct This?

One of my free nipple grafts partially failed so that only about half the areola took and no nipple. What are my options to correct this? READ MORE

Will my Nipple Heal and Return to its Normal State?

I had nipple inversion surgery 12 days ago. Yesterday my ps dug out a black scab from the nipple. He said it would be ok then asked if I smoked.... READ MORE

Areola Skin Forming Thin Layer of Scab. Should I Clean or Leave the Scab Alone?

I've asked a previous question. I am experiencing minor problem after areola size reduction surgery. At some places, the areola skin is still... READ MORE

Areola Reduction Surgery – Permanent Stitches or Not Permanent?

I had an areola reduction 7 years decreasing areolas to 4.5cm (using not permanent stitches). Sadly, due to weight gain they increased to 8cm so I... READ MORE

Areola Reduction Problem - Leaking from Stitch Site

Thank you for the answer. Continuing with case (www.realself.com/question/aerola-reduction-surgery-problems). I have further comments. There... READ MORE

I Can See White Threads After Areola Reduction and Breast Augmentation. Should I Go See the Dr?

Hi. I did a breast augmentation and areola reduction 2 weeks ago. Scars are healing quiet well but I can see few white color treads coming out from... READ MORE

Aerola Reduction Surgery with Problems

Hi, I had an aerola reduction surgery 1 year ago and after few months the stitches hadn't disappeared and the doctor had to remove them manually.... READ MORE

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