Life's a Beach

Location: Edmonton, AB
Member since 10/28/2011


  • 93 total posts
  • 1 review

Reviews & Stories

My Breast Reduction Experience - Edmonton, AB

I am just shy of two weeks away from my breast reduction surgery! I have wanted one since around age 18. I was always average sized until about Grade 11 when they seemed to grow and grow! I wanted to share my story to help other women considering a reduction. I am very analytical and have been researching the procedure ever since I decided to get one. I had met a Plastic Surgeon a few... READ MORE

Recent comments from Life's a Beach

Congrats! Good luck on your journey. READ COMMENT

Hi tat. I cannot say for sure, but in my situation I am very glad I had it done. It really attributed to the great results! It was a long healing process. You need to be realistic about your expectations. Ask your surgeon what results... READ COMMENT

Hey tinydancer. I had never had surgery before my reduction either. On the day of I was excited/scared/nervous... You name it! Just be confident in your decision and have faith in your surgeon. There are always risks but if you feel the... READ COMMENT

Hey kbne! I researched all the surgeons in the city. I found a site called Rate MD's to be helpful too. It was covered through medical. I made an appointment with my doctor who sent the referral into the surgeon. Thanks! :) READ COMMENT

I recall the steri strips to be quite thick? I used 3M Micropore Brown Paper Tape. I bought a few rolls of it at the local medical supplies supplier. Pretty cheap and you can tear to for your incisions. It was very comfy and flexible.... READ COMMENT