I first want to give glory to God who made all...
I first want to give glory to God who made all this possible!!! But I also thank relaxed for there cares and concerns any question that I had they had an answer for.my breast reduction journey started when I was 14 years old but back in the day I was to young and it was chance that they would grow back so my child hood was a painful one I couldn't run or jump because it was to painful so I made
the pain apart of my life so after I got a God job an amazing hospital I took on there insurance which is Cigna I went to my pcp and she looked at me and said you need a reduction and she referred me to a PS and from there it was a there week process and the PS told me that he was going to handle all the insurance stuff wonton there weeks Cigna called me told me I was approved I was so shock I asked the young lady to repeat herself there times I just thank God it was all him IM currently a 50ddd hoping for a small c or d
married with three children
My before photo awful!!!
I'm ready for the new me!!! I'm so ready to change me life
I'm ready for a Healthy me!!!!
14 more days!!!!
I have my count down going I have 14 more days I'm so nervous just found out that it's going to take two surgeons for my surgery I'm so embarrassed!!! I'm nervous I'm two weeks away from my big day!!!
I finally decided to put up pictures I really think mine is the biggest on this website!!! Please beware
I just got a phone call from my doctors office they moved my surgery day up omg!!! July 12th is the big day omg I can't believe this IM freaky out I'm so nervous!!! So I have 10 more days
My mind is running a 1000 miles per hour I was thinking..I have been carrying this heavy load for 14 years I wonder if IM going to have to learn how to walk again
I can't believe that I'm days away from one of the biggest days of my life I have tired so hard not to think about it but that is really hard to do!!! My stomach is on edge
6 DAYS AWAY!!!!
I'm six days away....this stage I'm in now is worrying about being put under
I'm so nervous about it...but I put my life in God hands in he didn't bring me this far to leave me!!!!
4 days away!!!
This morning my shoulder was hurting so bad I'm so over this!!!!
My Pre OP!!!
I went to my pre OP appointment today and now it's feeling all so real I went to buy my surgery bras...I cried tears of joy because today was the first time I was able to buy a bra from Walmart...I'm so happy I have THREE MORE DAYS!!!!
GOD IS GOOD!!!
I JUST WANT TO THANK GOD FOR BEING GOD HE STOOD UP IN THE MIST OF MY SITUATION THANK YOU GOD....1 DAY AWAY FROM MY MAJOR CHANGE!!!!
I MADE IT TO THE OTHER SIDE!!!
I made it to the other side I'm one day post OP and I feel amazing I felt instant relief no more shoulder pain our back pain I'm just ready for the healing to began...after pictures coming soon
Drains Removed Today!!!
I head my drains removed today I took my pain medicine right before the appointment I didn't feel anything my doctor told me I'm doing amazing 8 pounds was removed from each breast!!!
I'm so scared to shower omg!!!
Five Days Post OP!!!!
I'm so ready to heal up I'm feeling Lonely my husband had to go back to work...no one told me that the healing process takes forever...lol
Sutures Removed Today!!!
I got my sutures removed today and I must say that it didn't hurt I'm happy I feel better now that they are removed...on my way to a happy healing
I had a break down moment today my husband took me to get a few things today and every thing was fitting like it did before I tired on my old bra it was fitting it was a little big I'm so freaking out here
I'm I able to go a few hours without the surgical bra on to let my new girls air....help me please
A Little Worried!!!
This morning I was cleaning my inscsions in I have a area that is not healing has well has the areas..I'm a little worried
Two weeks post OP!!
Went to my PS today he is so amazing I really love him and his wife he told me the whitish area was normal he put some type of stuff on it in it turn the color of my skin I'm happy about that I also asked him why are my breast still so full he had to remind me that my breast was so large in he wanted to keep the circulation in I didn't want my nipple grafted in I'm still swollen alot I'm happy I'm not having any back pain out shoulder pain anymore on my way to a happy healing
Two Week Photo!!
Talk to my PS today he said that I'm still very swollen he said that I'm going to end up a very full d or a small DD..I wasn't very happy to here that but I had to think it is way better than a 50ddd I'm happy I can't complain
I'm 3 weeks and 3 days out of surgery I had a major bump in the road I had An area to open up the size of an half dollar the PS says it's normal with huge reduction I didn't settle for that so I went to or local wound care center so now I'm going for wound care so I'm going to be posting photos of my healing so it can help someone in the future...other than that I'm doing great I've lost 30 pounds in three weeks I'm so happy in the more weight I lose the more my breast go down.when had surgery I bought a size 48 sports bra then I went down to a 46 in the other day I had to go buy a 44 I'm do happy with the changes my body is going threw I want to lose 50 more pds...other than the wound care I'm doing ok...BEWARE OF THE PHOTOS
I have a question I'm I the only one that is happening to..when I'm laying in bed and when I get up to walk my breast are so sore is this normal anyone else feel this?
4 Weeks Post OP!!! one whole month!!!
Is so amazing how my life had changed in just a month I'm four weeks out in I'm feeling great I went to my first wound care appt today in that told me to keep doing what I'm doing that it looks good than he comes back in the room in tell me he thinks I need a wound vac it's this thing like a vacuum for a wound in I'm looking at him like what are you serious so I had an appt with my PS today has well in he was mad at me he told me that wound care center are dirty in that he didn't want me in that environment so I asked him what's going to happen to my wound he told me that I'm healing in that it looks good he told me I'm also able to wear a normal bra that was some awesome news I'm able to go back to work next week...I also asked him about the size of my breast he said I have to keep telling you that they are still so full because I didn't want my nipple grafted so I'm learning to deal with what I have I'm happy they aren't what that where
Four Week Continued!!!
I'm learning to deal with what I have.he told me in a year if I want I can under go another surgery...no sir I'm happy I've never been able to wear a dress without a bra in I'm able to now I'm ok I'm able to wear nice lingerie for my husband I'm really happy!!! I know the wound is healing because it's not painful anymore in it's not draining I was told to clean it twice a day with the gold dial soap and iodine well I will update my first day back at work....happy healing every one......(plz excuse miss spelled words)
I must say before my surgery I loved myself but boy now I feel on top of the world I feel sexy I wore my first sexy gown for my husband last night in we have been married for seven years in I have never wore lingerie I felt so sexy...I'm wearing bra less dresses in shirts stuff that I would just over look before surgery...I went bra shopping for the first time I bought a bra that was on sale for 5 dollars IM now able to wear matching bra and panties I've never owned a colored bra now I have pink ones and blue in green IM so happy best thing I have ever done!!!!!
Another Before And After!!!
This is a size large dress you can see It was so awful before!!!