Breast Reduction Q&A
Raised + Breast Reduction
I am a 19 year old female. I had a breast reduction in October of 2009. After surgery, I was pleased to see how much perkier and smaller my breasts... READ MORE
I had a breast reduction & lift 15 months ago. I am very pleased with the way my breast look now except for the scars. The scars seemed to be... READ MORE
It has now been six weeks and I have gotten to go ahead from my doctor to start scar treatments (massage with bio oil 2x daily) and resume all normal... READ MORE
11 days post op BR. I had large BR - about 800 g left and 870 right (pre op 36 K). I'm healing well & am impressed with my surgeons skill. There's... READ MORE
I had breast reduction surgery 4 months ago and was only taped up for 2 weeks. Since then I've been massaging scar cream in and silicone. However the... READ MORE
Having irritation on incisions after taking Aquaphor & Polysporin, what can I put on my incisions for irritation?
6 weeks tomorrow, I went to see my surgeon yesterday, said everything looks great and I can go back to my normal life with no restrictions He Said I... READ MORE
It's been almost 2 weeks since I had my breast reduction. The shape of the breast look good, but almost EVERYWHERE I have stitches, there is dimpling... READ MORE
Had a unilateral breast reduction to match the mastectomy + latissmus construction on other side. Reduction used the keyhole incisions. and about 1lb... READ MORE
I had the procedure in August of this year and the incision below my bust, just around the cleavage area is dark and raised. As a matter of fact the... READ MORE
5 months po, is it normal to still have big red raised scars around areolas? Like my nipples have "slid off" somewhat? (Photo)
Looks like my nipples have stretched from my breasts some and are attached by wide red ropey scars. I have always taped, bio oiled, cocoa buttered,... READ MORE
I have a history of scarring issues - I have a large keloid scar from an ACL repair. I had a BR on 11/05/15 and have healed well so far. Due to the... READ MORE
Incision pain and swelling almost five weeks post op (Surgery date 2/10/16). Any suggestions? (photos)
At my four week post op visit the surgeon instructed me to remove the surgical glue in the shower. For the first two days everything was fine. Third... READ MORE
Three bumps appeared randomly next to my nipple. My PS used dissolvable sutures but the bumps aren't near the incision. A few days ago I had a... READ MORE
On my left areola is a raised scar. I have a dark patch under my breast that hasn't responded to hydroquinone treatment. (Photo)
2years post op What are my options besides hydroquinone, which I've already tried, and revision? I've used silicone sheeting, would it still be... READ MORE
I had a Breast Reduction 4 days ago. Yesterday, I noticed that i had a large amount of yellow raised swelling under the nipple.
Yesterday, I noticed that i had a large amount of yellow raised swelling under the nipple. Separating the swelling from the rest of the breast was a... READ MORE
I had a breast reduction nearly 20 years ago. I quickly developed rather large raised scars that are almost the width of my nipples and about the same... READ MORE
Is it normal to still have raised red scars on the sides under the arms which can be painful? This is after 7 months.
I am using oils and got Doublebase Gel from GP to moisturise. READ MORE
I'm 49 yr old female w/ 2 children. 1 yr pos top Breast Reduction, I'm experiencing infections, pain, boils. Any suggestions?
Don't have pics, sorry.I experienced many small infections on the right side, while he other side healed perfectly.I'm still experiencing daily... READ MORE
66 years old with large, sagging breasts. Would I be a candidate for reduction & lift and would Medicare pay some of the costs?
I have gone from a 36DD bra to a 36F. I keep an angry, red, raised rash under my breasts. I have seen a dermatologist. Would I be a candidate for... READ MORE