Happy to Finally Have Boobs, but What a Pain - Charlotte, NC

So I am 1 month post op, everything looks great, I...

So I am 1 month post op, everything looks great, I did 421 cc silicon under the muscle. But for the past week my left breast has been having shooting pains, they are pretty sharp pains, nothing other than that. Has anyone ever had that and if somehow long, I mean I would do it all again but I certainly don't want this forever

I also just started Bromelain today even though tomorrow is 2 weeks for me .. not sure if I started it too late but I figure it can't hurt!
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I had mine done on 12/26 .. I was on Arnica pills before and after my surgery plus using the Arnica gel/cream on them and my chest muscles (staying away from my incisions) .. I had drains too for 2 days. I would definitely call your PS and discuss what is going on and possibly go and see him/her. I am sure it perfectly normal, but going to see the doc could ease your worry. Good luck!! :)
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Yes, shooting pains are no fun! Here's what some doctors say about pains after breast augmentation. (It might just be your nerves "waking up").

Please let us know how you feel as you continue your recovery.

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I'm only getting the pains when I get in bed and...

I'm only getting the pains when I get in bed and sometimes when I move in bed, its still soooo worth it...unless this pain continues forever, on the breats that hurts all of the numbness is gone so I think its just my nerves regenerating.

Also, I've been using my stairmaster which I loath, and was wondering how long I should wait before going back to my treadmill, and how long do you wait to sleep on your stomach?
Thanks, I need to get an appointment with him, I seem to work the same smdays he does, I keep forgetting to call because the pain seems to only be in bed, grr
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Aw :/ good luck and keep me posted!
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I really think thats what it is, also the one with the most pain is no numb so it seems to be working
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I bought my first Victoria Secret bra today, I was...

I bought my first Victoria Secret bra today, I was mesured at 32 DD, so excited! It was so much fun not feeling insecure about my boob size, plus it was VS big sale and I got 2 bras for $40 buck, did not know I could buy a cheap bra there
Im** lol
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I wasnt even an A cup, I wore 34 A bit didnt fill it up, I am 5'6" and 120
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Jenna .. I know you have been tossing around different ideas in your head on ccs .. sometimes it is not all about the ccs - for example, ^^ thrilled started off with smaller boobs than me (I was a deflated B cup) and went with less ccs but ended up bigger than me. I think I had a lot of skin .. who knows. But, I just wanted to give you some insight. The best thing to do is to show your PS pics of how you want to look and tell him/her you want to be a D or a DD, etc. They will calculate your ccs for you from there and then I would add 25 ccs since a lot of them are conservative unless you go to doc who specializes in porn stars lol. J/K, but you get the point. I told my doc I wanted to be a D cup and showed him pics. He said ok, 425 cc's, silicone, mod profile under the muscle. I ended up going with 457's (as you know) and secretly wish I went even bigger. Good luck and I hope our stories help! ;o)
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