Location: United Kingdom, GB
Member since 10/31/2013


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Reviews & Stories

One year on, Lovely result, normal problem free healing, wanting to encourage others to do it!!!

Hi everyone, I am self funding private surgery in the UK, second time for me as I had a reduction on the NHS 37 years ago, then went from about 34H to 34D. I had an incision I can now find no information on - like a vertical line reduction only my line was horizontal, scar round nipples and sideways onto my ribcage. Really excellent result, was a 34D after surgery. Met my surgeon today and he... READ MORE

Questions from peediewife

1970's techniques and second time around reduction?

I had surgery aged 19 in 1976 and Had scarring around nipples plus a single scar sideways onto my ribcage . Like a vertical reduction, only horizontal! . Is there a name for... READ MORE

Discussions started by peediewife

1970's techniques and second reduction surgery

Hi, Anyone had a second reduction surgery? I had surgery aged 19 in 1976 and must have been about 34HH, went down to 34D. Had scarring around nipples plus a single scar... READ MORE

Is there a pattern here?

Hi, everyone's recovery journey is unique but I have noticed a powerful pattern from reading lors of reviews. Let me know if any of this applied to you 1. Days 4 - 6 can be... READ MORE


This is my new word for the complete joy, euphoria, happiness caused by breast reduction. post here if you are experiencing this!!! READ MORE

Recent comments from peediewife

Good underlying health and being well prepared and realistic cuts down any reliance on luck. hope all goes well for you READ COMMENT

It should get better each day with the odd setback day, but do take it easy for the first few weeks and at the moment don't let those elbows move from your sides! READ COMMENT

Being well prepared with realistic expectations and really taking it is it for the first few weeks should help with a straightforward recovery. Good underlying health helps too. READ COMMENT

Thanks, it is always helpful for people to know what they have experienced is normal. I consider my easy recovery to be a normal one. READ COMMENT