Ecstatic and nervous
- updated 10 months ago
I'm in my early 20's, 5'1, 92 lbs, Pre op- A32 ...
- 13 Dec 2012
- 26 days pre
I'm in my early 20's, 5'1, 92 lbs, Pre op- A32 .
I started researching for plastic surgeons years ago, but lacked the confidence to schedule a consult. Until three weeks ago, I woke up one morning and asked myself "What am I waiting for?". Soon after my decision, I started daily supplements of multi vitamins and healthier meals to prep up.
I had two of my friends refer me to the same PS out of state. It was a 50/50 with me because one of my friend had complications afterward. I decided to stay local, I narrowed it down to three doctors in Dallas. I based my decisions on credentials,experience,before and after photographs and creditable reviews.
My first consultation at "Dr. B's" office ( coincidentally the other two doctors on my list worked in the same building). I expressed my concerns to Dr B... I am petite and have little breast tissue, and I want to have natural results. I'm aiming for a small B. I don't want a drastic enhancement, well at this point any changes will be drastic. I still want to be modest, but to actually have nice breast. After Dr B measured the symmetry of my breast, he recommended 275cc silicone moderate profile, inframammary incisions and implants will be underneath the muscle. Initially I asked if we can go smaller and he went through all the sizes starting at 200 which would be too narrow for me, he said 250cc would be the smallest he recommend. I will take his professional opinion into consideration. Overall the consultation was a pleasant experience. I felt there was no need to look any further, Dr B shall be the one to fix me up.
Random... this is what I answered on my patient form for my bra size " Technically... my cup size is non-existent but for the sake of my medical record, lets say... A32".
I am having second thoughts on the size of the...
- 13 Dec 2012
- 26 days pre
I had my pre-op last week.I was suppose to meet...
- 6 Jan 2013
- 3 days pre
When I was at the office I was sure that I wanted 250cc, now I am debating whether I should go for the recommended size for me which was 275cc. My surgery is in 3 days. Honestly I don't even know what I want. I'm not nervous...is that normal? I guess I will feel everything the day of.
Quick recap: I stop taking prescribed pain meds...
- 16 Feb 2013
- 1 month post
I stop taking prescribed pain meds on day 4 and opted for Advil ( only needed to take it for another 2 days and I was completely off) . Pain was manageable, only experience intense pain 3 times. It was a sharp shooting pain on my right breast. No swelling, only tightness which lasted 3 weeks. After my two week check up, I was told to wear a tshirt bra or no bra at all. While the nurse was demonstrating massage techniques on my right breast , I had a clear white liquid coming out. I was told breast implants stimulate the milk glands. It only lasted a couple of days. I was able to sleep on my side after 3 1/2 weeks. Massages helped my breast to drop and become fuller and softer.
The incision site is darker than expected. My left scar is kinda of puckered , not totally flat. I am using scar guard and vitamin E. I switch back and forth.
Happy with results but should of gone bigger. I opted for 275cc , wished I had gone with 300cc. I wasn't even considering it; I was fiddling with 250 or 275cc. Live and learn.
Bought a couple of bras at VS(week 4), they measured me at 32D/C.