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Discussions started by CandS

Have any of you traveled to have your surgery alone?

Hi, everyone. My story is so much like so many of yours, and the stories and photos you've shared here have really helped me come to terms with what I have to do for myself.... READ MORE

Post-op massage technique?

Hi. I'm 1 month post-explant. My ps told me to massage very gently twice daily. But I'm not sure how to do it. Concentric circles? The whole breast or just around the... READ MORE

Recent comments from CandS

Hi. Thanks for reply. Very interesting abt no bra instead. I'll try it cause mine do look a little odd like you said. I hit the two month mark this past Friday. Isn't it great being natural again? All the best to you, sbella! :)) READ COMMENT

My results are good but not perfect. But yesterday I hugged a friend who really needed a hug and I was able to express myself and not feel like pulling away as soon as possible for the first time in 20 years. Priceless! READ COMMENT

You're welcome. Best of luck with this process. It's a lot of stuff to deal with, but it's well worth it. READ COMMENT

That's a good sign, but it isn't enough. It doesn't answer at least one of the questions I mentioned that you should be asking: How many explants has she done? How often does she do them? And: Will she remove the capsules if you have... READ COMMENT

No. Really. No. Some docs know more about taking them out. Some only have experience putting them in and they won't really tell you that. Sometimes it's not as simple as just making a cut and pulling them out. They can have capsules... READ COMMENT