Location: Houston, TX
Member since 8/22/2013


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Reviews by Mamamel1974

My breasts were very small and empty. - Breast Augmentation - Houston, TX

After having three children and nursing for over 6 years, my breasts were very small and empty. I was concerned about going under the muscle because I practice yoga daily and did not want to lose pectoral strength, so Dr Ciaravino recommended 225 cc above the muscle. It was a flawless, pain free... READ MORE

40 Years Old, 3 Kids, Revision for Capsular Contracture - Houston, TX

I had 225cc HP over the muscle implants put in April 5 last year and noticed a hardening on my right side this April, a year later. I had had a horrible staph infection in November near the nipple on the same side. Went to my PS this April to discuss the hardening and he confirmed capsular... READ MORE

Questions from Mamamel1974

What kind of infection is this on my breast? (photo)

I had a BA 9 months ago. Two weeks ago, a pimple appeared on my right breast and got worse. I also felt a lump under the skin on the same breast. My gyno took a culture, and... READ MORE

Can I reduce my chances for recurring Capsular Contracture if I switch from Subglandular to Subpectoral Implants?

Last April I had 225ccHP subglandulars silicone implants put in and have now developed capsular contracture on the right side. If I get the capselectomy and go under the muscle... READ MORE

Recent comments from Mamamel1974

Sorry, hit send. I used my revision that was needed as a chance to go bigger to 350, even though my second doc didn't think he could fit it (I have a 26" ribcage) but they did fit on the table cause the doc was willing to try and they... READ COMMENT

I am tiny too and developed cap con after my 225s so I took the revision READ COMMENT

I am so sorry you are in so much pain that long after surgery. How are you now? That is quite unusual. I had a complex revision and initially it was overwhelming, but after 3-5 days I was pain free. I can't imagine going longer with... READ COMMENT

I would definitely go with at least 320. I am smaller than you, had 225 HP for my first BA and much prefer my 350 HP after my revision. 225 was too small. Check out my pics and long story. READ COMMENT

Mine are HP also. I run too and they do not interfere READ COMMENT