Location: Canada, CA
Member since 5/13/2013


  • 48 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 7 questions

Reviews & Stories

Considering Breast Implant Removal - Canada

Three and a half years ago I decided to get implants. I started with 350cc under the muscle and due to a complication, had a second surgery 11 months later, replacing with 435cc. I am considering removing my implants due to potential complications and financial costs down the road. At the time I did my initial surgery, I thought I had factored in the pros and cons…. and if there was a p... READ MORE

Breast Revision - Implant Exchange - Canada

I'm 7 weeks away from getting a breast revision, which puts me at just over a year from my initial breast augmentation. I knew fairly early on ( about 4 months) that I was experiencing a complication, however I thought the issue was with my right breast. Prior to my augmentation I had slight asymmetry, and everything seemed to be settling great at 6 weeks, but as time passed my results... READ MORE

Questions from LACY_XO

Right Breast Still High 6 Months After Breast Augmentation? (photo)

I am concerned I am having a complication 6 months post op. I received 350cc submuscular anatomical textured silicone implants, increasing my cup size from a 34B to a 32DD. I... READ MORE

Revision for Asymmetry? (photo)

I had an original BA 7 months ago and am not fully satisfied with the results. After reviewing my pre-op photos I am aware I had some asymmetry to begin with. Can this be... READ MORE

Revision Surgery: Anatomicals to Inspira Smooth Round? (photo)

I will be getting a revision surgery on November 21, 2013 due to a complication in my initial BA. My PS advised my left implant didn't adhere as expected when getting textured... READ MORE

What Changes Can I Expect From This Revision?

REPHRASING A PREVIOUS QUESTION ASKED: I'm getting a revision, from 350cc anatomical textured implants to 435cc smooth round implants. Both surgeries under the muscle. My left... READ MORE

Is There Significant Risk in Lowering the Inframammary Fold? (photo)

Based on the Dr. feedback I've received on Realself, I'm a bit concerned going into a revision BA. My left implant dropped too far, and although I do have a slight visible... READ MORE

Common Mistakes while Healing from a BA revision? (photo)

I just had revision surgery on Nov 21, 2013 as my left implant dropped lower than my right. Although I have instructions from my PS of what to do / not do during my recovery,... READ MORE

What should I expect post explant recovery? (Photos)

I had a revision surgery 2.5 years ago, original surgery 1 year prior. Currently have 435cc submuscular smooth round cohesive silicone implants. I am not dissatisfied with the... READ MORE

Recent comments from LACY_XO

Good luck with your consult. You have naturally beautiful breasts. I would expect you to have excellent post op results as the surgery generally enhances what you already have. I think you'll look great regardless with or without... READ COMMENT

I'm glad you have found a good PS to proceed with surgery. I am very happy with my original PS and he will be more than willing to explant when I am confident it is what I want. Right now, I need more time to reflect and ensure I make... READ COMMENT

Thank you, I will look up ALCL. I have met with my PS and I am holding off on the surgery for now. I hope in time I will settle on the right decision for myself and have peace of mind. Good luck in your recovery. READ COMMENT

Good luck with your post op appointment. I have my consultation with my ps to discuss my explant surgery tomorrow as well. Here's hoping things go well for both of us! READ COMMENT

Just stunning! I genuinely think you look better without them. I hope you're feeling better. From the pictures it looks like there's already improvements from your first post op pics. READ COMMENT