Location: Florida, FL
Member since 9/16/2011


  • 322 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 6 questions

Reviews by Mdlg55

Going for shape over size! Anchor Lift w/ Implant Downsize. Over the muscle. Traveling.

Hi everyone, For the last several weeks I've been reading reviews in this forum, which have been so helpful. In 4 days I'll be getting on a plane to Colorado for (breast lift with implant exchange) surgery with Dr. Vath, so I figured it was time for me to start a journal to share my... READ MORE

So Far, I'm Pleased - Orlando, FL

Completed my first of 4 treatments about 11 days ago on Sept 16. My skin does feels tighter and softer. My husband and one close friend notice a difference after only one treatment. It's a slight difference, but given I've only had one treatment so far, I'm very pleased. I look... READ MORE

Questions from Mdlg55

Implant downsize and revision? What do you suggest?

Nineteen years ago I got textured 400 cc mentor implants (sub-glandular) which currently make me a 34DD. Originally I was a slightly droopy 30 4B and I really only wanted to be... READ MORE

Implant exchange/lift to downsize. What do you recommend? Approximate costs?

Currently with 400 siltex mentor implants over muscle I'm a 34dd. I want to downsize 1cup to 1 1/2 cups staying over the muscle. I'm 5'5, 127lbs, 29 inch rib cage. What... READ MORE

What is the best time of the day to have implant exchange and breast lift surgery (estimated to be a four hour surgery)?

Do you believe there is an ideal time of the day to have this kind of surgery? Would you schedule this for first thing in the morning and be the first one on the surgeons list?... READ MORE

Is over-the-counter natural progesterone cream (rubbed onto skin) ok to use prior to surgery?

I'm having surgery in a couple weeks (i.e. breast lift, facial mini lift wth platysmaplasty). I was not instructed either way regarding the use of over-the-counter progesterone... READ MORE

Two questions: Will a breast lift make my breasts look larger or smaller? How much should I downsize my implants? (photos)

I plan on getting a B lift and exchanging my current implants (400cc) down to 255cc or less. Question one: does having a lift make breasts larger or smaller? I'm currently... READ MORE

Is it necessary to tighten pockets when downsizing implants with a lift? (Photo)

I am downsizing from 400cc moderate siltex mentor to somewhere between 215cc -235cc moderate smooth implants along with a lift. One PS I consulted with said he would have to... READ MORE

Recent comments from Mdlg55

Please excuse all the typos. READ COMMENT

Very sorry to see your situation. Are you taking care of yourself and eating well? From what I was told by my own PS: a high-protein diet is the best for post surgical healing. During my first eight weeks post surgically... I... READ COMMENT

Hi Jana, so far my scar healing is coming along fine. I'm only eight weeks post op and my scars will continue to heal over the next year to 18 months. I understand your concern. Aside from genetics, there are other few important... READ COMMENT

You look absolutely fantastic! Your scars have healed so nicely. Did you use any kind of scar therapy or is it just good genetics? Thanks for sharing your story… READ COMMENT

Thanks! I appreciate your support. See you also had a similar surgery so, I'll be sure to stop by your journal to see how you're doing. ;-) READ COMMENT