Breast Implant Removal

Write a review

WORTH IT RATING* 926 ratings over 24 months
*Does not include "Not sure"

Breast implant removal is a surgical procedure performed when a woman decides she no longer wants her implants. The surgery can address concerns like implant malfunction, capsular contracture, and dissatisfaction with breast size. It's also commonly performed on women who have experienced sagging due to aging, pregnancy, or weight fluctuations. If a woman chooses not to replace her implants, a breast lift can be done at the same time to address skin that may have been stretched. LEARN MORE >
Choosing a doctor? Ask 20 essential questions

Reviews from the Community

Narrow 2,511 reviews by:

Sort by:
  • Best match
  • Recent
  • Nearby
  • Comments

Finally Out - Broomes Island, MD

Quick summary. Had 3 sets of implants spanning 25 years. Approx 295cc silicone under then over then sub-glandular. Felt very heavy and un-natural, always hunching over to hide them and felt fake. Been very encouraged by others who have posted before me, and am pleasantly surprised by how well... READ MORE

41 Year Old, Infertility Probable Cause High Prolactin Due to Cc Implant and Internal Peri Nipple Scars. Larkspur, CA

I hope I can correct this before it is too late. My husband and I have been trying for a baby for over 4 and a half years. After recently seeing a fertility doctor to help investigate it turns out my high prolactin levels could be causing my body to give off the signal I am breast feeding. ... READ MORE

46 Yr. Old Wanting to Explant but SO Scared!

I'm 46...divorced mother of three. I have silicone gel implants now for 12 yrs. Loved my little size B breast but they were empty bags after breast-feeding 3 boys. My breast were so huge while breast feeding and I never felt comfortable with large breastsand was happy when they shrunk back... READ MORE

Getting my implants out tomorrow!!! 37 years old, 16 year old implants, saline, under muscle.

I've never been more excited. Like many on this forum, I had implants done too young (21 years old) because of my lack of self-esteem. I had NO boobs, none whatsoever, and just wanted to feel more feminine, more proportionate. I can honestly say that I've hated them since the first year I... READ MORE

Breast Implant Removal and Liposuction on Axillary Area - Mission Viejo, CA

I got my implants 8 years ago and it's time to remove them. I just want to be me; the natural me. I was beautiful before my surgery and I just wanted my old me back. So my search for finding the right Doctor began. Shortly after my search, I found just the right Doctor: Dr. Daniel Kim in... READ MORE

Breast Implant Removal - Marietta, GA

Dr. Leake performed three of my operations. Two breast augmentations and my final... My explant . Very skilled, compassionate and talented surgeon . Would never think to go anywhere else . My results were great with implants , took them out for health reasons. My results are looking amazing for... READ MORE

I'm 29 but Feel Like I Am 90. Phoenix, AZ

QUESTION! Have any of you brave women that have had your implants removed because of health reasons.. Experienced a better quality of life since getting them out? Any less pain? I had a fantastic chest in high school. After my first was born, I was ruined. My left breast hung down a full inch... READ MORE

23 Yrs Old, Getting Explant Soon After BA

So i had my BA 7 weeks ago and I'm already pretty sure I want to explant very soon. The reasons for this is many but the main reason is that I hate my results. My PS lowered my folds about 4 cm (i think), and it was way too much! I look really bad right now. Other reasons are: implants are too... READ MORE

13 Yo Implant Removal with Lift Needed - Boca Raton, FL

Hello everyone! Thank god for this site as I move forward with my procedure! I never had issues w my saline under the muscle implants. What I did have was a 30 lb weight gain which rendered me huge and matronly looking. Even though I had a lift initially, after my recent 27. Lb loss, my breasts... READ MORE

Breast Implant Removal and Breast Reduction - Melbourne, AU

After 12 months of research and working out if I wanted new implants, no implants or back to my natural self I went under the knife on the 4 July 16. I has now been 1 week later and I could not have been happier. So the reason why I wanted my implants out - Approximately 13 years ago after... READ MORE

Removing Saline Under Muscle Implants - The Woodlands, TX

I've been following the journeys of so many courageous women on this sight for more than a year now, and I've been wanting to remove my implants for even longer. It's nice to see and read stories just like mine. I found a great PS who told me about deflating in the office first and I was... READ MORE

Fun While It Lasted but It Was Never All That Fun - Denver, CO

I had silicone implants under the muscle placed in 2007. They look great but they were never really me. Like so many of you, I went from insecure about my small breasts to insecure about my large breasts. Fast forward a few years and this decision from years ago no longer makes sense. My... READ MORE

31 with Silicone Sub-glandular Implants (for 13 years) - Removal In 2 Days, GB

So my story - I was 18 years old and insecure with one breast slightly larger than the other (probably not more than one size difference) Left A and Right B., and realised later in life that this is very common. But as a naive teenager, paralysed by fear, it felt like the end of the world. So... READ MORE

Explant of 7 Year Old Silicone Implants - Walnut Creek, CA

Seven years ago i decided to get a breast lift. I went to a reputable park avenue surgeon in nyc. He told me that if i get implants w the lift it will be a sexier look. I never liked the implant look but i decided to go for it. I was curious i guess??? I got 200cc silicone implants partially... READ MORE

31 Years Old, 1 Kid, 11 Year Old Implants, Under the Muscle - Thousand Oaks, CA

I've been considering implant removal for a long time now and I finally set a date. I am having them aspirated in the office in two weeks to get an idea of what they will look like after removal. I really hope they look okay because I don't want to replace them or have a lift done. I... READ MORE

Woooppp - Nuffield, GB

I'm 8 days post op, sutures removed tomorow , my natural breasts look amazing ( not keen on the sports bra 24/7 for 6 weeks but going with it) , pain free , only taken 2 paracetamol since the ex plant , been doing reiki healing , I had 34DD implants for 16 years and never liked them , heavy and... READ MORE

Saline implant removal woot woot

Hello all,Like most of you here I had my implants done on a whim because I didn't feel good about myself, that was 15 years ago. I would say for the first couple years I loved them but once I had my 2 amazing children I have regretted my decision. I hate how hard and big they are, I have 400cc... READ MORE

64 5'6'' 190 Pounds - Want These - Las Vegas, NV

I'm 1 day pre op. I've been reading everyone's stories for 3 mths. I know I'm making the right choice now. I have Mentor 650 cc saline high profile smooth textur. under muscle done in 2004, they were gorgeous, I lost 60 pds so PS did a lift, implant,and tummy tuck. 12 yrs, I gained 50 pds back... READ MORE

33 Years Old. Tired of my 12 Year Old Implants. Murrieta, CA

Got my implants when I was 22. I had a D size before but after getting into running my perky boobs became sagging pancakes. My surgeon Dr Newman suggested a lift too which I agreed to do. I've was very satisfied with the results but 12 years and 3 kids later I just want to be my natural, healthy... READ MORE

50 Yrs Old, Like the way they look, hate the way they feel!

I never wanted these to begin with just wanted bigger breasts, now im feeling trapped. I just want to go back to me, but feel my body is ruined and will look horid if i take them out. I have a consultation in a couple weeks to discuss. Many people tell me how natural they look etc. And that... READ MORE

No matching results