Location: Chicago, IL
Member since 12/25/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Finally Having my Breast Implants Removed After 16 Years of Being Unhappy with Them - Chicago, IL

I had saline breast implants placed in 1995 (Mentor, saline, textured, under the muscle, 325cc overfilled to 375cc). I was very young and not mature enough to make such a life-altering decision. My surgeon did not explain to me that I would be in for a lifetime of surgeries. At the time, saline was the only option available. They did not feel soft or natural, but in hindsight I am thankful I... READ MORE

Recent comments from implantfreefinally

Hello JH, I am having my saline submuscular implants removed by Dr. Peter Johnson (Des Plaines) in 2 days, I have posted my story. He is quite open to removing implants via local anesthesia, however I am afraid to do it that way and... READ COMMENT

Thanks for the positive thoughts, Angie. I am certain that I'll be pleased with being "au nautrel" (cute!), as I'm quite happy with the breast that has the deflated implant (minus the pain from the shell poking me). I had forgotten... READ COMMENT

Hi Brownie, I, too, have saline implants under the muscle (16 years). I am having them removed in less than a week and cannot wait. I admire you for doing it via local. My Dr wanted to do it that way, but I am too terrified sk... READ COMMENT