Breast Reduction Q&A
African American + Breast Reduction
I had a breast reduction in 2008 that left me with thick dark scars. I went back to have a scar revision in 2009, but the scars are still bad. I'm... READ MORE
I am a 62-year-old black female. I have formed keloids from breast reduction surgery. The keloids are on the surgery site. I do not particularly want... READ MORE
I had a breast reduction about a month ago and they skin graft my areolas and nipples and when the dressing was remove from my areolas and nipples I... READ MORE
I am a black female..who is 5'8 210 lbs, my breast are about a 40 DDD-E-F(somewhere in that reange). I am scheduled to have a reduction of 1000... READ MORE
I'm 5'3, weighing 165 lbs, wearing a 36DDD. My surgeon stated he would remove between 600-800 grams. Would that bring me to a 36C or a 36D?... READ MORE
3 years ago I had a significant reduction( L to a D) with a FNGraft. Since then the breasts have become larger and the dark areola is pulling away... READ MORE
What can I do to improve the scars? I am a fair colored African American. I don't believe they are keloids, but are dark brown, raised and wide. READ MORE
54 Married, Black Women, Surgery Aug 2012, (2) Questions, Nipples Inverted/flat, Dark Colored Scars?
I am 54 Married, Black Women, I had surgery Aug 2, 2012, I have two questions, my nipples are inverted and some what flatten, plus I have dark colored... READ MORE
I'm African American and I am worried about my nipple color after healing. Right now they are fleshy colored. Is this normal? READ MORE
I'm 19 , african, i weigh 109lbs , quite a small frame and i'm a 34d. I've got persistent pain in my upper body , neck, back, shoulders and sometimes... READ MORE
I'm a 30-yr-old mother of 4. African American height:5'2 weight:138lbs. I want to rid myself of the stretch marks and pooch. I had to undergo surgery... READ MORE
I am a 44G, my breasts prohibit me from exercising. Do I need to lose weight before a Breast Reduction, or can I do it before?
I am 260 pound black female for a fat girl im pretty soild meaning my body fat is not soft r flappy. my breast are 44G. i am desperate to loss weight... READ MORE
In 2013 I had a breast reduction. I was told that the free nipple graft MAY need to be done only as a last resort if there was an issue with blood... READ MORE
I had removal of 850g from each breast 11/1. Pre-op size was 38 I/J. Post op is 38 F. Is this correct with the amount removed?
1. I'm 5'8, 180 lbs, medium/large build, 28 year old African American. 2. My surgeon said my swelling is gone for the most part and he doesn't... READ MORE
Breast reduction scar worse on African Americans? Nipple loss common? When would I be blue to put nipple rings back in? (photo)
I am a 22 year old African American woman & I am researching about Breast reduction. I've hated my breast for as long as I can remember. They sag, &... READ MORE
Want Breast Reduction but have small keloid on ear from piercing. Can I have surgery if I have a keloid?
I am a 20 year old african female wanting a breast reduction. However i have a small keloid on my ear from a bad piercing. I really want the reduction... READ MORE
I had a reduction. My right nipple is inverted now. I think an incision at my nipple (not my areola) has not healed. What gives?
The tip of my nipple has a white pigment (which, is very noticeable to me considering I'm African American). I know I need to see a doctor about this... READ MORE
What procedures can be done and what must I do to prepare? 5'5" 200+ lbs, 21 years old, no children. Willing to travel (Photo)
I have H cup breasts that no longer look good and due to weight fluctuations my stomach hangs and my breasts sag. I also have back rolls and love... READ MORE
Due to some African Americans scarring easily and having keloids, would an African American surgeon take that more into consideration during surgery... READ MORE