Location: Seattle, WA
Member since 12/2/2013


  • 28 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 5 questions

Reviews by rays1

Can't Wait to Be Small Again After 14 Years! - Albany, NY

My implants are saline, under the muscle... done in 2000 during a rough time in my life. I was just going through a divorce and was so afraid to face the dating world again 'flat-chested'. I was always on the fence about it after that. I enjoyed looking more feminine in clothes, but part of... READ MORE

Questions from rays1

How long can I keep deflated saline implant in place?

I'm considering either removing my saline implants or just downsizing. I'd like to have the implants deflated first to get a sense of what they would look like before I make a... READ MORE

Breast augmentation revision: go smaller or remove altogether? (photo)

I've attached a number of pictures to show someone similar to what I looked like before surgery... me after BA (saline, subpectoral, in place since 2000. I'm currently 49) and... READ MORE

Is it possible to remove saline under local anesthetic through my original axillary incision?

My saline implants have been in place since 2000. My thought is to have them removed, then do a wait and see approach. Is it possible to remove saline under local anesthetic... READ MORE

Does duration of implant deflation, affect where they can be removed?

I'm scheduled to have my saline implants deflated prior to the being removed, with the idea being to observe whether I need a lift. I'd like to have them removed through the... READ MORE

Multiple procedures on face/neck on same day. Any suggestions?

I was hoping to get CO2 laser resurfacing around my eyes, along with Ultherapy on my neck during the same visit. Maybe some fillers/Botox as well. Can all of this be done on... READ MORE

Recent comments from rays1

Thanks for the well wishes. I'm doing great. The pain meds they gave me are much better than ones I've had before. I'm tired and woozy, but not nauseous at all. There is minimal swelling (knock on wood). My mom is making it... READ COMMENT

:) Yes, live and learn! Good luck with your appointments. I talked to three different doctors before deciding on mine. In my opinion, how they take them out is almost as important as how they put them in... so take your time... READ COMMENT

I've seen other ladies here improve dramatically in a short period. My own doctor told me the first month is the worst... and warned me things would look pretty scary for a little while but not to worry. She reassured me that after... READ COMMENT

Hope you are doing well! Thanks so much for sharing the new pics. I know it must be very alarming at first. You sound really upbeat. I feel the same as you about some pics and embarrassing moments with the round balls on my chest. ... READ COMMENT

You look a lot like me. I'm scheduled for explant on March 13th. Please post pics after your deflation! I'm going in with one shot... not deflating first. READ COMMENT