Location: California, CA
Member since 9/3/2013


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Reviews by FaithandHope11

Explant pictures 3 months post op

I'm feeling very depressed and need the implants out, I have had bad thoughts and dont want to feel this way anymore. I feel like I'm going crazy, I'm 2 wks post op and I can't sleep at night bcoz of the pain, I don't think I can trust my original ps to explant them as he is more known for BA. I... READ MORE

Lipo nightmare DO NOT do this procedure - Dr. Raul Gongora

I went in the Operating Room for upper back and arm lipo, basically where the fat is connected to the back of the arm on Aug 24 with Raul Gongora located in Av. Sonora 4411-6 Fracc. Chapultepech Tijuana, B.C. Mexico... thinking I would look better. Everything felt rushed, I remember just telling... READ MORE

Breasts Implants Are Full of Complications - Got an Explant

I always wanted a breast augmentation since I was young, 17 years old, but thought I was too young so thought I would some day do it. I waited patiently but growing up I had other things to worry about, that never really came to mind for awhile. At age 20-23 I had gained weight and I for once... READ MORE

Questions from FaithandHope11

Should I Get the Incision on the Same Area or Another Area to Prevent Deformities? (photo)

I am 3 wks post op and I can't wait to explant I know this is the right decision for me, I had the incision around the areola with 415cc I believe ultra high Profile, under the... READ MORE

When Will Skin Not Feel Wrinkly and Unable to Stretch with Pain Because of Arm Lipo?

I had liposuction in many areas that I did not give consent, now becoming problem areas, but as to arm lipo i only see one incision on the inside of my upper inner arm close... READ MORE

Why dont you offer simple HLA test for risk of autoimmune response before patients consent to breast implant surgery?

Why aren't there more regulations regarding breast implants and why don't surgeons offer simple HLA test for genetic factors for risk of autoimmune response before consenting... READ MORE

Can a compression garment cause burns right after power assisted liposuction or tumescent liposuction?

I have seen plenty of women get liposuction and have 1st, 2nd, and 3rd degree burns, is it true they are caused by the compression garment or is this the surgeons technique?... READ MORE

How do I alleviate the pain from a skin to muscle deformity after liposuction?

I got liposuction 5 months ago and I am still in pain. I have seen other "board certified surgeons" and they all have told me I was overresected. I have seen another plastic... READ MORE

Discussions started by FaithandHope11

Have you experienced skin adherence from liposuction?

I went in surgery on Aug 24, 2013 for liposuction. My surgeon lipo'd areas I never gave consent to (seems to happen quite often but no surgeon ever admits to it) because of... READ MORE

Recent comments from FaithandHope11

I am sorry you had to go through this, it seems to me that any type of non-surgical and surgical procedure that kills and suctions out fat cells is extremely dangerous. I have seen terrible TERRIBLE results from mesotheraphy,... READ COMMENT

Awesome! You look great already, do you see how those implants magnified the problem! I can see what you are worried about, but remember, you have to give it time. My breasts look so awful after explant and even after 1 month, it was... READ COMMENT

Wow, I can't believe your surgeon went against your consent, even after you were clear that you did not desire liposuction in any areas, many times! When my surgeon also exceeded consent I thought I was the only one that was living this... READ COMMENT

Women deserve the right to make a well informed decision and I see you have made a great decision by not getting liposuction. You understand that liposuction poses many risks to your health and you have chosen not to sacrifice your body... READ COMMENT

Please share with us the issues you have now. I couldn't agree more, but people believe the hype because... after all, they hold the 'credentials' right. Any surgeon who says liposuction is SAFE is downright deceitful and misleading to me. READ COMMENT