Member since 6/24/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Hoping to Alleviate Autoimmune Condition by Removing Silicone Implants -Walnut Creek, CA

I had my 425CC high profile Allergan silicone implants placed in 3/2011. After a lifetime of being unable to fill out a bikini top, I loved my new breasts. Unfortunately, within 2 days of my implants being placed, I developed the start of digital ulcers. You see, I had a mild case of Raynaud’s prior to surgery (started approximately 2.5 years before surgery) where my fingers (and... READ MORE

Questions from Georgia6324

Implant Removal Without Capsulectomy: Does It Impact Future Breast Cancer Screening?

I'm planning to remove my 2.5 year old silicone implants and considering leaving the capsules in. Will the remaining capsule impact future breast cancer screening (I.e. will it... READ MORE

Discussions started by Georgia6324

Cold hands- any warmer after implant removal?

Hi everyone, I'm booking my implant removal surgery today.  I've had them for 2 years and my hands (and boobs) have been super cold ever since.  Just curious if... READ MORE

Post surgery bra recommendations

Hi all, My doctor is planning to wrap me up after surgery (ace bandage?) unless I find a snug-fitting, front closing bra.  If I can find such a thing, my doctor will put... READ MORE

Recent comments from Georgia6324

I'm actually feeling better after explant. How about you? Sorry you are grieving. i know it's a big change. READ COMMENT

LuckyMe, when are you having your implants removed? I'm sorry to hear about the Fibromyalgia. Trust your instincts about the link... you know your body better than anyone. READ COMMENT

Congrats on getting rid of your implants! How are you feeling/recovering? Are your hands and arms feeling any better with the implants out? Since I have to sleep on my back, I notice already that my hands aren't falling asleep at... READ COMMENT

Thanks, sadielove! Doing great and enjoying the fact that I've closed that chapter. Now just working on feeling better. READ COMMENT

Thanks, Hlp! I had my surgery on Friday afternoon. One of the easiest medical procedures I've ever had. I wasn't even sick after the anesthesia... a first for me! Feeling a little sore for now, and annoyed to have to wear the super... READ COMMENT