Location: Boston, MA
Member since 1/24/2012


  • 109 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 10 questions

Reviews & Stories

Been Thinking About Doing This for over Ten Years! - Boston, MA

This website and all the positive reviews has encouraged me to finally set up a consultation. I am currently about a 34DD/36D and want to go as low as a B. I was a B cup until I had kids then when I lost weight afterwards I was a C. Now I am 50 and hate how big they are. I get rashes all the time and have stopped exercising the way I used to because of that. So now I have gained weight,... READ MORE

Waste of Money - Worcester, MA

I had ultherapy done two years ago and I never noticed any change except to my bank account. And it hurt like hell. I was 48 yrs old and have a little loose skin under my chin. The sagging of the faces they use in the pictures for their marketing was worse than mine so I thought that it would definitely work for me. Nope! READ MORE

Questions from MandoLynn

If I am a candidate for either the lollipop or the anchor technique how do I decide? (photo)

In which way would each affect the final look of the breasts other than the obvious difference in scar patterns? I am trying to figure out which one to go with. I am a D/DD cup... READ MORE

How do the different techniques of the anchor procedure and the lollipop procedure affect the final appearance of the breast?

Other than the obvious difference is scar pattern, what physical characteristics can be achieved or not achieved with the two different techniques. Is one better at centering... READ MORE

Will insurance cover my breast reduction if the surgeon cannot take about the required amount of tissue?

My PS is submitting for insurance coverage but she is not sure that she will actually be removing the required amount they want although she thinks she really won't know until... READ MORE

I have porcelain veneers that are over 12 years old. Should I switch to crowns to replace my porcelain veneers? (photo)

My ins. co. won't pay to replace them with veneers but will pay $1800 towards crowns per year. My dentist can do 4 in Dec. and 2 in Jan. so that $3600 is paid by insurance and... READ MORE

Are the use of areolatomes common practice for a breast reduction? (photo)

I have seen many after pictures with some pretty misshaped nipples. Do some surgeons attempt to make a circular nipple free-hand? READ MORE

Tear trough and bruising with restylane, is this normal? (photo)

How often have you had this happen to a patient after restylane under the eye. This bruise took 6 weeks to go away. I don't make it public knowledge that I get restylane done... READ MORE

Breast reduction 6 wks ago. What is the cause of this pain and pulling sensation? (Photo)

I had a small vertical incision BR six weeks ago and my right breast which was the smallest before and still is now causes me pain underneath and radiates down toward my... READ MORE

Will Liposuction to the breast work to reduce size after a Breast Reduction that didn't make me small enough? (photo)

I had a BR 6 mths ago. 320gm was taken from the left side and 280 from the right side. I wanted to be more symmetrical but my left side is still bigger and lower. My PS said... READ MORE

Is is standard for a PS to stitch the small holes after liposuction?

This will be the second time I have had liposuction but with a new doctor. She will stitch the holes afterwards and I have to go back a week later to have the stitches removed.... READ MORE

How much fat is actually in a liter of what is removed from lipo?

I had lipo three weeks ago. The areas done were my mid back/bra bulge area, my auxillary area mainly the side of breast and the area in front of the upper arm where you get a... READ MORE

Discussions started by MandoLynn

How many PS's did you consult with?

I am curious as to how many PS's everyone consulted with before they decided who would do their surgery and what made them decide on the PS they went with.Was is cost,... READ MORE

Recent comments from MandoLynn

Hi, Unfortunately my bra cup size did not change at all with the lipo Most of the lipo she did was at sides/ underarm area. All it did was make it possible to tighten my bra around my body a little. If I had the money, I would find... READ COMMENT

Hi, I know my review is long. It is over the course of an entire year. It does highlight the fact that you have got to really push if you want to be smaller than a C cup. I am happy my breasts are not the same as before the BR but... READ COMMENT

I deleted the photo my husband took. This one is the before BR photo. READ COMMENT

Sounds like you are doing very well. I continued to use the hibeclense pre surgery wash on my breast for at least a week afterwards to help prevent any infections. Make sure the water is not too hot and just use your hands to gently... READ COMMENT