Van girl

Location: vancouver, bc
Member since 9/24/2009


  • 32 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 2 questions

Reviews by Van girl

I'm over the Wall...- Now, it has been one year....Vancouver, BC

21 years of these awful implants -hard and painful so after a health scare (mammagram showed a mass -ultimately, everything okay), I had them removed. My PS indicated my CC was close to a 3. April 12 was the day. PS did not want to do a lift. It was tough since apparently, the right... READ MORE

Questions from Van girl

Redo Vaser Liposuction Abdomen and Flanks

I had vaser liposuction on my abdomen and flanks 18 months ago. The doctor took out 1000 with solution. Didn't notice any difference -- in fact, it looked like my stomach... READ MORE

Can I Wear a Genie Bra with Slight Padding?

I'm 15 days post-explant. My PS saw me on the 5th day and was happy with the outcome. Did not provide any info post-op regarding bra. No special instructions -I didn't have... READ MORE

Discussions started by Van girl

After Removal, what kind of padding supplies can I purchase?

I am scheduled to have my removal end of April.  I'm terrified since I have had these implants for over 21 years.  My PS indicated I have CC close to a 3.  I... READ MORE

Recent comments from Van girl

Thank you, so much. It really does get better week after week READ COMMENT

I waited until about 3-4 weeks before I could work-out but that was with 2 sports bra since anything bouncy was too painful; in addition, you always know when your body doesn't like a certain movement so I always modified during my... READ COMMENT

Implants have a life-span of 10 years, though, I had mine for 21 years. Had them explanted 3 months ago so happy to be natural. Fake boobs feel well fake. READ COMMENT

Hi Ajduck. Mine were "Dow corning silicone/saline gel implant", I think. It has been so long ago. To say I was freaked out to have the explant surgery was an understatement; however, it's so true but you relly will feel better... READ COMMENT

Thanks so much - I must say at nearly 10 weeks, I'm getting use to my new breasts; in addition, I am quite sensitive but when I had the implants, I had ZERO sensation. Like you, wondering: is it the new breast or post-op? It's funny... READ COMMENT