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

Well there's not much difference between the two sizes. So always go with the highest reasonable size your doc recommends based on your wish pics. Trust me. I know. Check out my story. READ COMMENT

Go with 425 HP. If the implant is large enough, you will have both cleavage and upper pole fullness with HP. READ COMMENT

Go with 375. I have 350 and we are the same size with tiny ribcage too. I love my 350s!! Check out my pics. READ COMMENT

With my overs I didn't use muscle relaxers at all. But I had lots of extra skin from having three babies, so my tissue was already stretched out. Your recovery will still be a lot quicker than unders. You'll be back in the gym really... READ COMMENT