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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

One more thing: I saw another doctor last week to find out whether a vertical lift and small reduction would improve my appearance. He said that because I've had more that one surgery on my breasts, the risk of necrosis of the... READ COMMENT

When I chose Dr. M last year, all the feedback here about his work was positive. Now "we" are talking about negative results, which is a good thing. READ COMMENT

That's how I feel, too. You know, lately there have been a number of women posting here about their negative results from Dr. Melmed. Some of them have been like ours-- less than what we had hoped for but basically acceptable-- to... READ COMMENT

I had my explant done by Dr. Melmed last May. I chose him because he didn't believe in implants and because the reviews of his work here were all first class. My experience with the en bloc procedure was the same as yours-- painless and... READ COMMENT

Wow. You look so amazingly beautiful. So inspiring. Be careful, though. From what I've read, mostly here, sometimes scar revision doesn't work very well. For doing burlesque, you could use makeup like Dermablend that will cover the... READ COMMENT