Member since 2/6/2013


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Questions from VVartanian

How Many Treatments with the PicoSure Laser Would I Need to Remove my Tattoo?

I have (about the size of my iPhone) a blue dolphin tattoo on the small of my back that I absolutely hate.   I got it in college about 20 years ago and it looks... READ MORE

Discussions started by VVartanian

How Botox Is Injected To Treat Migraine Pain [Video]

In this video, Dr. David Branch demonstrates how Botox is injected in the forehead for migraine pain. Have more questions about using Botox for migraine headaches?... READ MORE

Silicone Versus Saline Breast Implants Explained: With Demo Cutting [Video]

Since the FDA approval of Allergan's 410 "gummy bear" silicone implant in February 2013, there's even more choice when it comes to choosing the right implant. Toronto-based... READ MORE

Not Sure If You Want a "D" Cup? How To Make Breast Implant "Sizers" at Home [Video]

The choice between a full "C" or a "DD" undoubtedly involves heavy deliberation.   To de-stress this decision, the practice of Denver-based plastic surgeon, Dr. Nick... READ MORE

Why Do Saline Implants Ripple? [Video]

The silicone shell that surrounds an implant naturally wrinkles and folds, but there's a potential this can be seen through the skin.  In this video, plastic surgeon Dr.... READ MORE

Confused About Choosing The Perfect Profile? The Difference Between High, Middle and Low Profile Implants [Video]

Choosing the right breast implant can drive anyone a little crazy -- and selecting the right profile (a.k.a. how far the implant "projects" or sticks out from the body) is... READ MORE

Lisa, A Nurse and Triathlete, Explains Why She Loves Her Gummy Bear Implants

Lisa wanted a bump from an A to a B cup to look better in dresses and bikinis.   She shares her surgical journey with plastic surgeon, Dr. Richard Sadove, in the... READ MORE

Why Nipples Are Sensitive After Breast Augmentation [VIDEO]

A common complaint after breast augmentation is extremely sensitive skin on the breasts and nipples.   Check out this RealSelf video featuring plastic surgeon Dr.... READ MORE

YouTube Vlogger Vivian Morales Explains Why She's Getting 500 cc Moderate Plus Saline Implants [VIDEO]

At 27 and with two kids, YouTube vlogger Vivian Morales documents the day before breast augmentation surgery in this video.  She says she's ready to feel good about her... READ MORE

Why Women Are Choosing Adjustable Breast Implants [Video]

After breast augmentation, some women suffer from what RealSelf community members have coined as "boob greed", or the feeling that their implants are too small. While others... READ MORE

Recent comments from VVartanian

Thank you, Dr. Schulman, for supporting our community!   READ COMMENT

Thank you for taking the time to read it!  Agreed that when needles and scalpels come into play -- safety is first. READ COMMENT

Thanks for reading, Dr. Law!  Appreciate your insight! READ COMMENT

Hi Ruby -- Thank you so much for your honest input. The "boobie blues" are a real thing and happen to many following major surgery. The good thing is that they usually are temporary and will resolve as your body heals.   I... READ COMMENT

Congrats on your transformation!  Your "after" sounds stunning! READ COMMENT