Location: Riverside, CA
Member since 11/2/2013


  • 91 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 5 questions

Reviews & Stories

Bye bye juggas!

It’s about time. Hi Real Self. I am 53 years old. I don’t know what I would do without Real Self. I was a candidate for breast reduction, surgery date on 12/05/13. I have read many stories on this site for years, and inspired by them. I especially enjoyed the review by the Hawkeye Journey. The only question I have is why did I wait so late? IDK. It is what it is, and every woman who... READ MORE

Questions from mommazay

Can I expect that my breasts will change if one seems smaller than the other with inverted nipples? (photos)

I am 5 weeks post op. I was apx a size F-G, and I was adamant that I wanted a small C. It doesn't look like I am a small C to me, but my doc says after the swelling, I should... READ MORE

Is it normal to have skin peeling on the breast after breast reduction? Cause and cure?

I had a BR on 12/04/13, and now close to 8 weeks post op. I noticed recently that my breasts are peeling terribly, especially underneath. I haven't taken any photos, but I can... READ MORE

Is a BR revision possible, if not happy with the size or nipples? Why's there excessive dry and peeling skin on breasts? (Photo)

I had a BR in early December 2013--maybe an H and asked for a small C (I'm not a C at all--more like DD). Post op, my nipples are different on both sides, and sunken in. Not... READ MORE

What can be done in BR if my breasts are bigger than I wanted?

When I initially inquired about a BR I said I wanted to be a small C. My doc said I would eventually get smaller as the swelling went down. I am 4 months post op, and can't fit... READ MORE

What is the likelihood of obtaining a consultation for a breast reduction revision outside my insurance?

I had a breast reduction 12/05/13. I wasn't happy with the results following the surgery, but told I had to wait. A year later, the results were not to my satisfaction. My... READ MORE

Discussions started by mommazay

After a BR if there are problems with the outcome what do we do?

I am 5 weeks post op and I for some reason I an starting not to like the way the BR looks. I was apx a size F-G, and I was adamant that I wanted a small C. It doesn't look... READ MORE

Recent comments from mommazay

Congrats. Take it slow, be patient, and follow through with taking care of your new boobies through this stage, so that you can heal both physically and mentally. READ COMMENT

I've trained mine--he better not say I liked them the way they were--he has no idea what its like, so he don't even go there. My husband doesn't bother about what I do with my hair, clothes, or my boobs, as long as he gets what he... READ COMMENT

Oh, I missed the rest of the message. I know all about the weight thing! Good for you--you are going to the gym! It's always great to be able to get out and socialize for workouts. I wish I could find a local gym that does insanity... READ COMMENT

Re the meds--I will get a final approval In March--but I think it will be a GO. Thanks! READ COMMENT

To quit smoking is always a BIG PLUS! Now you will be able to see, smell, taste, feel, do, and feel more and feel better. Good job! Have you started on an exercise and health regime? I'm embarrassed to say I stopped dead track a... READ COMMENT