Location: Minneapolis, MN
Member since 9/19/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Let's See How This Plays Out... - Minneapolis, MN

I am 38, 5'6" and weigh 143 lbs. I am desperately trying to lose the last few lbs. of the baby weight from my 1 year old son. My goal is to be at 137 by surgery day. My pre-pregnancy weight was 133-5ish, so if I can get within 5 lbs, the breast weight won't fluctuate enough to matter. Also, 137 is the weight I need to be at for my BSA to match the insurance minimum of 400g per breast to be... READ MORE

Questions from wishingforsmaller

What Part of the Actual Breast Tissue is Removed During a Breast Reduction?

My PS said that he would remove excess skin from the bottom of each breast, but that the actual breast tissue would be removed from the sides of each since most of the blood... READ MORE

Discussions started by wishingforsmaller

What bras did you wear after surgery? I'm looking for comfort!

I've spent too many years in my underwire molded cups that dig, jab, lift and poke - and those are the comfy ones!  I'm so excited to some day be COMFORTABLE!  I'm... READ MORE

Recent comments from wishingforsmaller

I haven't been on for a few weeks, but I'm so glad you're loving your new girls. We had the same surgery day and I have another post op tomorrow. Does your PS think you're at your final size by now? I've enjoyed the last few months... READ COMMENT

Thanks! I feel great. I am taking it easy with the exercising thing. Mostly walking and abs. READ COMMENT

Best wishes to you! You'll be amazed and thrilled, I'm sure! READ COMMENT

I'm SO excited to shop for sundresses next summer without worrying about hiding bra straps. READ COMMENT

You are full of gauze and padding and drains. That bra will go away soon! You'll be thrilled, I'm sure! I'm only 4-5 weeks post and so I can't speak to what size you'll be or when you'll know. My doc said it could take up to 4 months. READ COMMENT