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

They did get smaller, and they settled. They swell for a while, and heal at different rates. Be patient. 5 weeks is not enough time to judge at all. They can take a year to fully heal. READ COMMENT

My biggest problem with #2 post surgery was the fact that I had diarrhea for 2 weeks from the antibiotics. Thankfully I had baby wipes. Washing my hair creeped me out for a couple of weeks, lifting my arms up that high but I made due... READ COMMENT

I went from a 36H/I to a 36F and I can now wear non-underwire bras. I sometimes wear those pull over sports bras with very thin straps. I do prefer underwire, but I'm fine without it, and they are MUCH more comfortable after the... READ COMMENT

A couple of months. I bought new bras 2 months out, and in another month or so they were baggie on top because my breasts had settled more. They can take up to 6 months to fully settle (one of mine got a weird indent around month 3 that... READ COMMENT

Oh my goodness you look fantastic! We had our surgeries the same day. It seems like ages ago! READ COMMENT