Breast Augmentation Storyline - Oklahoma City, OK
- updated 1 year ago
I am 19 years old and done growing. I ended up...
- 14 Jun 2012
I am 19 years old and done growing. I ended up with 34a/b size while the rest of the family experienced much more breast growth.
I am 5'2 and 105lbs, and still in the body of a 15 year old. I'm a college student now and for the longest time I just wished my body would grow out and look like a young adult woman.There are even men out there that have bigger breasts than me!
So I finally scheduled an appointment with a PS and from a recommendation and agreement, we decided to go with 380cc to MY left breast and 390cc to MY right breast.
They are High profile saline, and the incision will be under the breast and placement under the muscle. The implants are determined to come out as a full sized c cup.
I am so excited for the big day and i can't wait to fill out tops, swim suits, bras, everything. I am still in decent athletic shape and I have been working out the past month, so hopefully it will help with my recovery.
Check back the day of or the few days following for another post!
I am 6 hours post-op and I am feeling GREAT! Once...
- 19 Jun 2012
My breasts aren't hurting right now but they are VERY Numb! I do have a little nipple sensation back already so that's good news!
My cleavage is that of what I call "porn star boobies" so hopefully this bandage I'm wearing across my chest with help give them a little natural relaxed look. I have to wear this strap for 2 weeks straight everywhere I go, except for when I sleep. I do however have to sleep with my post-op button in the front bra, which is good though so when the breasts are healing, they will heal in a proper way and not sag without support so much.
I was told for the next 3-5 I am going to need off work, resting real good for the first 24-hours, and when comfortably capable I can get up and around for a little bit to reduce blood clot and to get a general movement back into my daily life so they don't heal with me being too stiff. The nurse said my stitches in the bottom crease of my breast incisions will dissolve within 7-10 days and the incisions themselves will close up good enough to not wear bandage by 1-2 weeks.
Feel free to ask any questions about pre-op and post-op! I had searched and asked so much myself as well!
It is DAY ONE post surgery. I went to sleep last...
- 20 Jun 2012
I couldn't reach up/down/sideways. And I had to have my boyfriend lift me up to get off the bed. So right away I took
my pain medication, muscle relaxer and antibiotic to relief pain and ate breakfast immediately. About an hour later
I felt so much better. I put ice packs on the side and tops of my breasts to relief the swelling and ache. I had also
started putting on the Palmer's Cocoa Butter stretch mark cream to help with elasticity. Drinking plenty of water helps
this as well.
I have read reviews before my surgery and some said they could hear and feel the saline implants. I can too.
However it is completely normal for the first week because the healing layer between the rib cage and the implant.
as well as the binding of the implant and muscle, has not developed the protectant layer just yet. RESTING and
not over using your body this first week will determine how soon that will end, as well as the overall pain of the
surgery as well!
My advice is to rest rest and rest real good for the first 3 days at least. Even if you feel like you can perfectly move around.
DAY FOUR: I am doing so much better when it...
- 23 Jun 2012
I am doing so much better when it comes to feeling sore and how to cope with it. This morning I woke up with
minimal swelling pain and once i got up and around, it went away. I still have some sharp pains located
at the bottom - inner sides of my armpits when I use my arm muscles too much. Also, I still have that fluid like
feel to the outter-sides of my incision areas. I believe it is where they put drain tubes, but I didn't need those I guess.
Overall, I would say I feel much better than the other few days. I have been taking all my medications still, but I
plan on stopping the Percocet starting tonight. Earlier, I had ate lunch and took my meds and immediately
took a 3 hour nap. Afterwards when I woke up, I was feeling nauseous. So I went to the kitchen but couldn't find
anything that looks appetizing. The feeling got worse as I started feeling shaky and hot/cold tingles. My temperature
was only 97.7 so I wasn't sure what was going on. Eventually I went to vomit and felt better. So I'm not sure what
caused that but I'm now going to stop the extreme pain reliever and move on to tylenol extra strength. I am eating
crackers right after this happened and am feeling so much better now.
My breasts have definitely went down in the swelling but are still going to need more rest and ice before it's
complete. The strap I wear is bugging me! The only thing that is encouraging me to keep it on there is the fact
that my breasts will look so much better in the end.
TODAY IS ONE WEEK post-op from surgery! Tomorrow...
- 26 Jun 2012
Tomorrow I go to my first check up and I am excited with my recovery. My first few days honestly were a wreck
and I really hated not getting sleep, getting sick from the medication, carefully doing everything, that part is the worst!
The past 3 days though have been great for me. I actually have probably done more than I should! I'm already driving
and carrying groceries without any hurt or problem! I am still sleeping on my back for the sake of implant placement
and wearing the strap ALL the time except for shower and sleep. I hate that thing lol. Anyways, My breasts have
softened up almost back to normal I'm excited as well as the placement/direction of the nipples. The swelling has
been depleted and now all I am worried about is the dropping of the breasts and the incision area healing.
It still hurts when I am sitting and try to twist around my upper body because of the incision and the steri-strip
tape that is still intact. I am currently using Palmer's cocoa butter stretch mark cream because it is nourishing
and recommended for BA from others. Also I have began the past few days massaging the breast as well as the
entire area around so it can drop and relax, I have been in sports for years so making care of muscles is no biggie!
I have posted a picture of my breasts as of today, I will make another update in a few more days or a week!
Happy 4th everyone! This is my 2 week (15th day)...
- 4 Jul 2012
Tuesday June 19th was the date of my breast...
- 20 Jul 2012
My surgeon was very great! Made me feel comfortable and had great recommendations as well as informing me of my rights, options, and scheduling! If your looking for a Breast Augmentation, consider her!