Life's a Beach

Location: Edmonton, AB
Member since 10/28/2011

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Reviews by Life's a Beach

My Breast Reduction Experience - Edmonton, AB

I am just shy of two weeks away from my breast reduction surgery! I have wanted one since around age 18. I was always average sized until about Grade 11 when they seemed to grow and grow! I wanted to share my story to help other women considering a reduction. I am very analytical and have been... READ MORE

Recent comments from Life's a Beach

Hi tat. I cannot say for sure, but in my situation I am very glad I had it done. It really attributed to the great results! It was a long healing process. You need to be realistic about your expectations. Ask your surgeon what results... READ COMMENT

Hey tinydancer. I had never had surgery before my reduction either. On the day of I was excited/scared/nervous... You name it! Just be confident in your decision and have faith in your surgeon. There are always risks but if you feel the... READ COMMENT

Hey kbne! I researched all the surgeons in the city. I found a site called Rate MD's to be helpful too. It was covered through medical. I made an appointment with my doctor who sent the referral into the surgeon. Thanks! :) READ COMMENT

I recall the steri strips to be quite thick? I used 3M Micropore Brown Paper Tape. I bought a few rolls of it at the local medical supplies supplier. Pretty cheap and you can tear to for your incisions. It was very comfy and flexible.... READ COMMENT

What tape are you using? I taped for 6-7 months! I started to feel very secure when it was on though. READ COMMENT