Location: Metro DC Area
Member since 5/3/2013


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Reviews & Stories

To Fit Into a T-Shirt - Washington, DC

Hello all, I am so very glad I found this website - it has been such a great source of information! I've wanted a BR as long as I could remember. I was always a D+ cup, was always frustrated that people paid more attention to my BBs than anything else, but just figured it was my lot in life. Now that I've had two wonderful kiddos and made it through breastfeeding, I figure these things have... READ MORE

Discussions started by GreatExpectations

How does BR compare to a C-Section?

Hello you mommas out there, my surgery is FIVE WEEKS away and I am super excited. I think I am probably underestimating the pain because I figure I've given birth twice, once... READ MORE

Post Surgery Bras

Okay, so let me start by saying, I think I read every single review and discussion in this forum, and I saw a lot of discussion about post-surgery bras, and it was completely... READ MORE

Recent comments from GreatExpectations

I felt like that around 2-3 weeks post op. I was afraid they were growing back or something. And yes ice packs helped a lot. It slowly went away I guess. READ COMMENT

I'm six weeks post op today! WOW! The last two weeks have made such a difference. Hardly any pain or itching, so much more comfortable. Still mostly wearing my surgical bras, just because they are more comfortable at this point. Boobies... READ COMMENT

Warning: bras for me were still uncomfortable for the first 4 weeks. That was kind of a bummer. So brace yourself. LOL. I am a fan of the Marena bras. Definitely get the ones with the 2 inch band. My favorite is the Molded Cup bra,... READ COMMENT

I was able to shower on day three I think, after the drains came out. If it gets really bad, find a hair salon to give you a wash and blow dry - that was my backup plan! Good luck in your recovery! READ COMMENT

My hubby was super supportive, but he gets skeeved out by bandaids. He did NOT want to see the ucky stuff. You know men are very visual and mine is no exception...the way he put it was once you see something, you can't unsee it...he... READ COMMENT