Location: Salem, OR
Member since 1/16/2011


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Reviews & Stories

1st Consulation Scared the C___ out of Me. 2nd Consultaion and I Was Sold! - Portland, OR

Yikes! At this time, 3 months from today, I will have my new tummy! I wonder if the butterflies will be gone as well as my mommy tummy?? Can't thank all you ladies enough for sharing your experiences. It's making this alot less frightening! OMG!!! I have an associate at the clinic where I work who, as it turns out, had a breast reduction on May 2nd. She went to the same... READ MORE

Questions from Salem1969

Post Breast Reduction, My Nipples Have Gone Flat?

I had a breast reduction, February 4th. I was a 38 EEE/F and hopefully will end up about a 38D. My breasts were always very heavy but my nipples looked normal. The areolas were... READ MORE

Post Breast Reduction Question?

My breast reduction was done 9 weeks ago. At first I was worried about the fact that my nipples seemed to have gone flat. They seem to be slowly recovering. I have some... READ MORE

Scar Revision and Nipples Tattoo?

It is pretty evident that I will need a scar revision under my right breast. Each end of my TT scar ends in the middle of a large stretch mark and is puckered and painful as... READ MORE

How Much Can I Have Done During a Revision?

I had a breast reduction in February. I will be having a scar revision to fix the "webs" under my breasts.They removed 3.5 lbs from my breasts. I am so much more comfortable.... READ MORE

Revision For My Tummy Tuck Scar?

I am really unhappy with my tummy tuck scar. Most of it is great but each end is still sore after 5 months and they each end in the middle of stretch marks so they are always... READ MORE

Post tummy tuck discomfort/pain. What's causing it?

It's been 3 years since my tummy tuck and breast reduction. A little while after my surgeries, I started to notice a strange pain on the left side of my tummy. I little above... READ MORE

Discussions started by Salem1969

Must haves?

I'm finally having my tummy tuck and breast reduction on February 4th! I once saw a list of item that I should stock up on prior to surgery. I can't seem to find it now so does... READ MORE

Must haves?

Pre-op appt for my tummy tuck/breast reduction is on Wed Jan 9th. Surgery is scheduled for Feb 4th. I'm on a roller coaster of emotions but I know I'm doing the right thing.... READ MORE

1 year later...what now?

So, I finally had my breast reduction on February 4th of 2013. My surgeon removed 3.5 lbs of breast tissue. At first I was ok with the size that I thought I was going to be. I... READ MORE

Recent comments from Salem1969

I am loving my fascia blaster. My tummy tuck scar had become soft ands supple. And best of all, that numb feeling that I had across my lower belly is gone! My surgeon told me that due to the nerves being cut, I would never regain... READ COMMENT

Your pictures look great. I'm 10 weeks out from a reduction/lift and am having trouble finding a bra that doesn't dig under my breasts, right where the scars are. I love the look of the one you have on in your pics. Do you have... READ COMMENT

Thank you.. Bio Oil it is. My Dr did mention that the greater supply of blood that is going to the scar during the healing process will cause lots of dry and flakey skin. So no worries hon, this one time flakey is a good READ COMMENT

I have a question for those of you who have been given the go ahead for scar treatment. My Dr said to wait for 6 weeks so I'm going shopping tomorrow. And advice on what works best and why?? I've heard of Bio Oil, Mederma and Vitamin E... READ COMMENT