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Athlete with Large Pec Muscles Looking for Natural Breast Augmentation.

I am very athletic, I work out 6-7 days of the week (muscle training on at least 5 days weights & TRX) I would like breast augmentation, my... READ MORE

Is Window Shading of the pectoral muscle the fault of the surgeon?

I went in for a simple swap from a mismatched set of saline to silicone, and wound up with an implant lower than my IMF, and window shading of my pec.... READ MORE

Shoulder pain after Breast Augmentation. Is it possible to pull the pectoral muscle too tight when implants installed?

Is it possible to pull the pectoral muscle too tight and aggravate bicep tendonitis/adhesive capsulitis after breast augmentation? What can be done to... READ MORE

13 weeks post op. What can be done to fix my deformed breasts? Did I tear my pectoral muscle during exercise? (photos)

286 cc and 265 cc. Distraught by the muscle flexion distortion in my breasts. PS says he hardly ever sees this deformity and attributes it to my... READ MORE

How long does it take for the pec muscle to heal after Breast Augmentation?

I am 8 weeks post op and am having pain in my left pec muscle during massage. There is no pain when I massage the plant upwards. The pain occurrs when... READ MORE

What caused these bad Breast results? Should I choose a new surgeon? (photos)

Bottoming out , pocket on one side too big causing a dent in chest when I lay down and breast falls to the side , pectoral muscle when flexed digs... READ MORE

11 days post op now, at 9 days I pulled down my garage door that wasn't working and used my pectorials. Will I be okay? (photos)

I called his office to be seen because my right breast had bruising the first 5 days which has subsided. I asked my PS if this was normal and he said... READ MORE

Is It Normal to Have Light Pec Muscle Twitching 10 Months Post Op Breast Augmentation?

10 months post op my breasts feel soft and there is no pain. Everything was totally fine until I got really sick with a chest cold and had a horrible... READ MORE

I have shoulder pain after Breast Augmentation. Is it possible to pull the pectoral muscle too tight?

Is it possible to pull the pectoral muscle too tight and aggravate adhesive capsulitis after breast augmentation? What can be done to correct that... READ MORE

Do Athletic Breasts take longer to drop? (photo)

I am an athletic woman who probably has stronger than normal pectoral muscles (especially on my right breast) and I was wondering if athletic women... READ MORE

I'm almost 16 wks post-op what can be done to fix the beginning of this one sided pectoral deformity. (photo)

About 4 wks ago I was laying down ; I reached my arm at about a 45 degree angle over my head to pick something up of the end table. I immediately felt... READ MORE

What's the cause if pectoral muscle deformity in breast with implants ?

Whenever I flex or use pectoral muscles this creates a dent into the breast creating a deformed look . Is this problem one due to the procedure being... READ MORE

Pectoral incision query for breast augmentation?

Hi, I'm booked for under the muscle breast augmentation with 250cc silicone mentor mod plus implants. My surgeon has advised he favours smaller... READ MORE

Breasts have bottomed out; left side pocket is too large, right side needs a left. Will I need several surgeries?

I've been told that breast have bottomed out, left side pocket made too large and falls to the side when I lay down, right side has CC and needs a... READ MORE

18 days post op Breast Augmentation, I had to lift a case of water (24 bottles). Feeling extra sore. Normal? Alarming?

Hello. So I have been following all directions very well. But, today I really had to lift a case of 24 bottles of water from the store. I did it as... READ MORE

Female Asymmetric Pectus Fixable with Breast Implants?

After a NUSS procedure that left the left chest higher than the right, great asymmetry in the chest wall is noticeable. Can this possibly be masked by... READ MORE

I am 18 months post-op. When I have pectoral muscle flexion, the incision at my nipple puckers inward. (Photo)

After researching on this site, it sounds as though the scar tissue fused to the incision site, causing this unsightly deformation. My PS has offered... READ MORE

Are my pecs too tight for sub muscular augmentation? (Photo)

I had sub muscular breast augmentation In May 2014- My pecs did not 'relax'. My surgeon agreed for a corrective surgery in dec 2014. Even though the... READ MORE

What is it that Doctors do to the pectorial muscle when placing an plant behind the muscle ?

I keep reading that pectoral muscle needs to be released at time of breast implant surgery . What does this mean ? Are they cut and placed elsewhere... READ MORE

Post-op instruction were to abduct arms over head every hr to keep pectorals stretched. Am I causing more harm than good?(photo)

Just had surgery 10/28. Bilateral under muscle, peri-arreolar incision, 360 saline mp. Post-op instructions include to abduct arms above head x6 every... READ MORE

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