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Silicone Vs Saline?

I am having a breast lift with change of implants on sept 21. I am having a hard time deciding between silicone or saline implants. I currently have... READ MORE

Sharp pain in my left breast near bottom of cleavage area during certain movements. Whats happening? (photo)

I had a breast augmentation revision in April of 2013. I switched from 390cc saline to 650 cc high profile silicone. I had to have a Capsulloraphy... READ MORE

What's the disadvantage of switching high profile implants to moderate plus? Do I need larger CC's?

I have 350cc high profile silicone breast Implants and I'm starting to dislike how my breasts project from the side profile. I like the roundness from... READ MORE

Breast Lift itching, still in bandages after 5 days. Breasts feel hot and the pressure is driving me mad.

I had Breast Lift & implant exchange (CapCon & rupture in one side) 5 days ago. My surgeon wants me to remain wrapped (not a bra) for 8 days. After 5... READ MORE

Possible to Increase Size While Addressing Sag in Breast Augmentation Revision?

I have a 6 mth post op revision scheduled due to my implants are too low. Is it possible to go bigger at time of revision? My surgeon will be... READ MORE

How Can I Back out of Surgery and Get a Refund?

My plastic surgeon ecommended silicone over saline. Trusting her advice, I paid in full ($6000) and scheduled my surgery for silicone implants in two... READ MORE

Is it possible to switch to from round silicone to anatomical teardrop? (photos)

I recently had a BA with 325cc & 350cc Natrelle 20's. I started out a flat A but I am tall with curvy hips so they look small on my frame. I feel that... READ MORE

Are There Any Dangers To Taking Serrapeptase?

I am 8 months postoperative following Implant exchange due to deflation of right breast caused by contracture(surgery1998). Implant exchange surgery,... READ MORE

6 weeks post Breast Augmentation. What exercises can and cannot be done after?

I had a revision 6 weeks ago, open capsulectomy and capsulorraphy to correct capsular contracture and an implant exchange. I am very active, I go to... READ MORE

Breast lift and aug resulted in a capsular contracture and still saggy breasts. Should implants be removed or replaced? (Photo)

I had a breast lift with a 200cc saline implants put in 8 months ago . Terrible results. I have a capsular contracture in one of the breasts and the... READ MORE

1 month post op, I don't like my result. Would you recommend me to exchange into a smaller implant or remove it all? (photo)

Im height is 175, weight52kg.I got245cc anatomical under gland one month ago.I Hate result,too big, on my small frame,I wish to remove them,but my... READ MORE

Healthy 50 yr old with 17 yr old implants, time to replace - Should I add Seri-mesh to a Capsulloraphy for extra reinforcement?

I am a healthy over 50 y/o with a 17 yr old breast aug.It's time to replace.If any doctors are listening please advise if I should get ONLY a... READ MORE

Going smaller after first breast augmentation (photo)

I am 5'1" and 105 lbs. About a year and a half ago I got 325 cc silicone breast implants. At the time I was 10 pounds heavier but as I lose weight, I... READ MORE

My left breast hasn't dropped. PS says he can release the capsule. Should I ask to have the implants changed?

I wanted 350 cc but the PS changed the size 330cc. When the surgery was performed he filled the 330 to 360 on the right side and 345 on the left- The... READ MORE

Can I replace breast prosthesis for smaller size? (Photo)

I had an augmentation 3 years ago. The dr who operated on me placed larger prosthesis in than was agreed upon. I want to change to a smaller size.... READ MORE

Implant exchange (saline to silicone). Which silicone? How big can I go and still look good? (photo)

I am switching to silicone implants due to the excessive rippling with the saline and how easily the bag can be seen and felt. I am 31 years old, 115... READ MORE

Should I have a breast lift, before or after augmentation, for decreased risks? (Photo)

I'm planning on having revisionary surgery from a bad augmentation. I was advised to explant and have a lift, and then 6 months after have an... READ MORE

Do I actually need a lift? I have found a phenomenal surgeon, however, he said I need a lift. (Photos)

He insisted I get a Lift with the implant exchange however I am terrified of the extra surgery time and recovery time. I have looked at 1k pics and I... READ MORE

Could I go bigger in my second BA?

Hi, I had a first BA in 2007 and the surgeon could only fit in 250cc HP silicone. I have recently gone for a second one and he only managed to put in... READ MORE

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