Explanting Texan

Location: North Texas
Member since 2/2/2013


  • 1,224 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 1 question

Reviews by Explanting Texan

2B Healthy

I've had silicone breast implants since 1987 when I decide they might make me more attractive to my then-husband. I had always been self-conscious about my 32 A-/AA sized breasts but when marital issues arose, I thought this might help. About 10 years later when the marriage had not improved and... READ MORE

Questions from Explanting Texan

Under the Muscle Implants?

Hello, I will be undergoing explantation with internal lift in three weeks. My question concerns whether there is more deformity or distortion when removing silicone implants... READ MORE

Discussions started by Explanting Texan

Should I?

I initially had silicone implants in 1987, had them replaced in 1998. Determined one had ruptured at that time. Planned to have them removed but PS said I might have even less... READ MORE

Recent comments from Explanting Texan

I never had rippling because I chose silicone (which feels more natural and doesn't ripple) and they were under the muscle which prevents rippling. Do you think you would do better with silicone, under muscle implants if you do decide... READ COMMENT

Hi cowgirl--I think we probably have similar pre-BA breasts and I had implants for 26 years. If you read my review, you'll see that I have been very unhappy with my post-explant results. Every woman on real self has to find her own way,... READ COMMENT

I'm so sorry you've had such a rough road, too I can only imagine how difficult and painful your hand surgeries have been for you. May we all find some health and peace. READ COMMENT

Hi Dove! I appreciate your support! Life can be so difficult when our health is poor, isn't it? READ COMMENT

Thanks, Pisces! We definitely each make our own choices with the hope that it is the best for us. I'm sorry you've had so many problems with your health and hope that life improves. I will not be going back to Dr. Melmed... READ COMMENT