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

I have to say I agree with you totally!! He's the real deal. He did a great job on my revision. With all the docs in Houston, I highly recommend him, also!!! READ COMMENT

I went up 125 ccs with my revision for cap con, from 225 to 350cc, but from overs to unders also, and on my tiny frame I was completely satisfied with the difference. Also, you can find 28 bras online and 30s even in some high end... READ COMMENT

I'm a 30F in bra sizes or a 32DD, depending on manufacturer. READ COMMENT

No worries, dar. I am 5'2" and 105 and have had 3 kids and had 225 at first which I increased to 350 after complications, and I think they are perfect on my frame. I wasn't happy with the need for push-up bras at 225, so I was grateful... READ COMMENT