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How Long Before Incision from Breast Augmentation Heals?

I recently had a revision done through crease incision for one side of my breast. Because I have very very thin skin, I am concerned about the breast... READ MORE

What is This Line Beneath my Breast Augmentation Incision?

I am about 3 weeks post op and everything is healing nicely. however, when i stand with correct posture or raise my arms above my head a line appears... READ MORE

How Serious is an Incision Opening 4 Weeks After Breast Augmentation?

I had implants 12 years ago over the muscle and it was amazing. They looked great, recovery was 2 days. They started to look very firm and fake and it... READ MORE

How do I take care of the incisions under my breast after augmentation?

There is a layer of glue over the incision. The doctor said after 1st week wear silicone strips. Are there any stiches that have to be removed? When... READ MORE

Incision Infected 2 Weeks After Re Augmentation? (photo)

2 weeks after my re augmentation (due to PIP) I found a small amount of red/brown gunk coming from incision I got it swabbed and it came back with... READ MORE

Gummy Bear Breast Implant. When Will They Fall Into Place?

I had breast implants replaced 11 days ago. Though my right breast is still swollen. my left implant is riding high. the incisions beneath the breast... READ MORE

Breast Lift Scar Tissue & Muscle Flex from the Bottom, What Happened? Options? (photo)

I had breast lift no implant 2 month ago, I have lots of puckering when I lift my breast and somehow when I flex my muscle contract creating an... READ MORE

I Want to Up the Size on my Saline Implants, Where Would the Incision Be?

I currently have 420cc under the muscle smooth round saline implants. The incision site was through my armpit. I want to get bigger implants (600 or... READ MORE

2 Weeks post Breast Implant revision I feel pulling under my incision, is this normal? (photo)

Hi, I had my revision 2 weeks ago after a few days I felt like my left breast was going to explode. Now It's very sensitive, I can't lift my arm too... READ MORE

Areola Incision or Under Breast? Doughnut Mastopexy Necessary? (photo)

6yrs ago I've had a breast augmentation with mentor textured implants 250cc on both breasts submuscular,under the breast incision. I had the snoopydog... READ MORE

When would it be safe to wear a corset after breast implant revision surgery?

I just had breast revision surgery about 2 1/2 weeks ago, pocket repair only, under the breast incisions. When would it be safe to wear a corset for... READ MORE

Does Anyone Perform Endoscopic Transaxillary Capsular Contracture Revision?

I had 325 silicone moderate profiles placed under the muscle via the armpit 1 year ago. I have capsular contracture and would like to avoid a revision... READ MORE

I'm very concerned with my right breast and the bottom fold where my incision line is. Any suggestions? (photos)

I just had a revision 7 months ago. I went from a 250cc saline moderate unders to 650cc silicone high profile. On my right breast where the incision... READ MORE

Can You Perform a Capsullorhaphy with Transax Incision?

I'm in need for a revision to go smaller. Looking for a surgeon who does capaullorhaphies also, can it be done transax? READ MORE

Periareolar Vs Inframammary Incision - Silicon Implant Explant with Capsulectomy; Saline Vs. Silicon Replacement?

Dear Doctor, My 15 year old 175cc silicon implants were originally placed under the musule through transaxillary. I am 5"3 113 lb with very little... READ MORE

Can someone please tell me if my incision looks infected, is necrosed and/or needs debriding, or is it continuing to heal? (Phot

I had breast scar revision 3 wks ago & one of my incisions isn't healing as well as the others or at least not as fast. I've gone to the clinic 2x to... READ MORE

Seroma vs. Hematoma and Reopening incision?

I am 8 days postoperative of bi-lateral reaugmentation. Last few days the left breast became tender & larger in size. At apt ps noticed & sent me for... READ MORE

Does my incision site look okay? Should I be doing my breast massage with an open incision? (Photo)

I had new implants inserted 17 days ago because I developed capsular contracture on my left side when I quit breastfeeding my son. 9 days after... READ MORE

Where is the incision made to place Seri-silk scaffolding? My original breast aug. was placed through the nipples.

Hi there, I'm scheduled to have breast revision surgery to repair my right breast bottoming out and rippling. The PS is going to use Seri-silk to... READ MORE

Implants settled too low, nipples too high? (photos)

Surgery July 2015, 340cc cohesive gel, under the muscle, crease incision. Everything was perfectly normal until around Dec 2015 when I noticed my... READ MORE

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