Member since 3/21/2012


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Recent comments from mslong3

I gently peeled my steri strips off in the shower the 2nd week after surgery. It's not scarey at all and the nipples are almost healed in their new position. I still use the telfa pads whenever the bottom incision gets irritated. I... READ COMMENT

Hi Jessie! I found my Genie Bras at BB&B! My surgeon put the ointment on for me during my 1st post surgical appt. The telfa pads are not moist but are softer than gauze and non-stick. The incisions healed quickly once I started that. READ COMMENT

Another thing that helped that right side incision was Triple Antibiotic ointment. I'd rub that ointment on, and cover it with a telfa pad from the drug store then put on my bra. I found the Genie bra to be my most comfortable choice... READ COMMENT

I am nearly 4 weeks out from surgery. I still have a slight yellow drainage on my right side. I did have one day of numbing in my right arm too. I found the answer to incision pain and itching is ice! I am feeling much more... READ COMMENT

I was told no fingernail polish, jewelry or piercings. Two days post-op tomorrow and feeling great! READ COMMENT