Izzy Bella

Member since 6/7/2014

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Reviews by Izzy Bella

42, , So happy with decision!- Boston, MA

I started thinking about this a couple of months ago. My breasts have always been large, but as I got older and gained weight (in my 20's I weighed 145 at 5'9", now I weight 185) my breasts got much larger. I have pretty much realized this is the weight I am going to stay at (-10 pounds maybe).... READ MORE

Discussions started by Izzy Bella

Do you wish you had lost weight before surgery?

I am 42, 5'9" and weight 187. I wear a 34H, and got my insurance approval on Friday. I scheduled my surgery for July 8, which now seems really soon. I spent most of my life... READ MORE

Should I hire a caregiver?

My surgery is next Tuesday. I live alone. I have some great friends, but they have families and aren't going to be visiting for long periods and I don't have family near by who... READ MORE

Recent comments from Izzy Bella

This is very normal! If you read a lot of reviews you will see that around the 2-3 week mark, it hits people that "ok, my boobs are smaller but my life is still exactly the same as it was before and I still need to work on whatever... READ COMMENT

Mine was done in a hospital, but I did go home the same day, about 2 hours after I was done. READ COMMENT

I am 2 months out and have been wearing pretty, lacy underwires for a couple of weeks now. Although I do have some $10 sports bras from target that are comfy too. Definitely size up on the band for your post surgery bra. YOu will be... READ COMMENT

Look at my "next day" photos. My boobs pointed straight out like torpedoes. Then look at the rest of my photos - the swelling goes down, the healing takes place and they look much much more normal. Your boobs will each heal at their own... READ COMMENT

Googled breast reduction. It was an amazing resource and I'm so so glad it exists. Advice from your doctor is important, but peer support to get through the entire experience is crucial. READ COMMENT