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

Good idea. I had 225 overs for my first BA and then after complications went with350 unders for my second. I thought 350 would've been too big the first time but I'm glad I had the chance to go with it now -- it's not too big at all and... READ COMMENT

Also, for supplies, buy a wedge pillow!! READ COMMENT

Go for it. Compromise with 500 if your range is 450-550, and then you'll be glad you didn't go too big or too small. Best of luck -- how exciting!! READ COMMENT

I have to agree with shellysmall. Go at least 450 and HP. That's not a large implant at all. READ COMMENT

Yes, see, that's why cup size doesn't matter. You are going with a beautiful size that will give you an amazing big boob look; I went with a conservative size and got an F!! But it's still not big boobs for me, just very full and very... READ COMMENT