Member since 8/15/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Broken But Not Defeated!!

I am so happy to have found this website! Reading everyone's stories has helped to calm my nerves a bit and is helping me to not back out. A not-so-different story, I began developing at the age of 9, way ahead of everyone else. By the time I was in 7th grade the boys had nicknamed me "Chesty Jr." and "Jugs." My boobs were always big but after having my son, they never went back to a normal... READ MORE

Questions from Kimski

How Can I Prevent Incision Separation or "Holes" Following Surgery?

I don't remember the name of the technique being used but my size now is 38DD. Surgery date is 9/18/13. Incision separation is the scariest part of this process for me. READ MORE

Do I Have Enough Tissue for 482 Grams to Be Removed from Each of my Breasts to Meet Insurance Requirements? A 38B Would Be Fine.

Hi. I am 5'4" and 168 lbs. I wear a 38DD. Don't smoke. Not diabetic. No health Issues. My BR was approved by insurance months ago. Yesterday was my pre-op and it was told to me... READ MORE

Are my Breasts Large Enough to Remove the Required 482 Grams from Each Side for Insurance Coverage? My Size is 38DD/DDD. (photo)

Hi. I am 5'4" 168 lbs. Non smoker. No health issues. Ins. approved reduction 5 mos ago. At my pre-op appt yesterday I learned for the first time the required grams needed to be... READ MORE

Discussions started by Kimski

Anyone besides me take a blood thinner on a regular basis?

I take a blood thinneron a regular basis and in the past I have come off a few days before surgery and gone back on a few days after. This time though I have to stay off until... READ MORE

Did you have, or are you having, a free nipple graft?

My surgery is 17 days away! Woohoo! My pre-op is September 6th and this is one subject I will definitely be discussing with my PS. I think he mentioned it at my consultation... READ MORE

Anyone had their surgery cancelled?

My PS had someone from the office call me a half hour after my pre-op appt with him to say he wouldn't be able to remove the required amount for insurance to cover!! My surgery... READ MORE

Do you feel like they are too small now?

My insurance approved a BR but only if at least 482 grams is taken from each side. That might put me at a B cup which I think I might like. Just looking for some input from... READ MORE

Recent comments from Kimski


Thank you A.M.Y. I am still very frustrated that my insurance won't cover my BR but I need to move forward and have it done anyway. Sorry to hear you are in the same situation. = ( I wish you the best and hope you will find a way to... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much!! I will let you know how it goes. READ COMMENT

Hi nubbins! Just wanted to let you know I am going to see a new PS tomorrow and I am taking you up on your offer...I am printing some of your before and after pics to take with me! = ) You are looking so fabulous!! You must be so... READ COMMENT

Hi 34hto34c! Thank you for the input. I'm anxious for my consult with the new ps on Monday. I am curious to see what he thinks. By the way, you look fantastic! Glad you're healing well. : ) READ COMMENT