Member since 1/31/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Updated at 6 weeks post op with pictures! (Have added a before photo!) Breast reduction UK

Hey ladies, This is my first post on here and thought seems as my surgery is only a few days away I would share my story and let you all know how I get on! A bit of background info - I'm from the UK, 23 years old and currently a 32FF hoping to get down to a C (surgeon said it may end up a small D which i'm fine with). I've wanted a reduction for as long as I can remember and I have... READ MORE

Questions from Ems123

I'm 6 Weeks Post Op, Am I Still Likely to Have Swelling? (photo)

My breasts don't really feel hard anymore and have dropped a lot, am I likely to still be swelled at this stage? Will they go smaller? As you can see from my picture the one on... READ MORE

Discussions started by Ems123

2 weeks till surgery! Any last minute tips?

Hey ladies,   Well its just under 2 weeks till my surgery (1st March) and am starting to get very nervous! I have tried not to think about it much as I don't want to... READ MORE

Vitamins/Supplements to take?

Just wondering if anyone could advise of any vitamins or anything that would help with healing? Have heard lots about Arnica for the bruising, is this a pill? And do you... READ MORE

Scar advice

Hey ladies, im 4 months post op today and having real trouble with my scars, they seem to be getting worse not better! Has anyone else had this problem? I had a check up with... READ MORE

Recent comments from Ems123

Thought I would update you all, had another appointment with my surgeon to discuss my scars as the silicon gel didn't work at all and of anything my scars looked worse... Turns out I've got hypertrophic scars :( for anyone that doesn't... READ COMMENT

They have gone redder in colour, more raised and thicker than they were, they just seem to be getting worse not better and are not showing any signs of starting to fade, I know it can take some time but would have thought I'd be... READ COMMENT

Maybe you are right that it is the heat etc! I'm in the Uk so it's hardly sweltering but I do notice that when I'm sore and itchy they seem to be more raised so maybe it is either heat or irritation that makes them worse... READ COMMENT

Hi March ladies, how are everyone's scars? I was 4 months post op yesterday and mine seem to be getting worse :( got prescribed a silicone gel last month which I've been using religiously twice a day but if anything they have gone... READ COMMENT

I was never told to use it by my surgeon so originally started with vitamin e and cocoa butter, didn't make a blind bit of difference so was prescribed a silicone gel to use at my last check up which apparently would do the exact same... READ COMMENT