Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Member since 3/20/2014


  • 59 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 4 questions

Reviews by VanGal

Anxiously Waiting for Smaller Boobs! Let the Journey Begin....

Actually, my journey began about 6 months ago, when after 10 years of debating whether I should get a BR, I finally mustered up the courage to ask my family doctor for a referral to a PS. You see, I have a hubby who strongly believes going under the knife should be ONLY for matters of life or... READ MORE

Abdominal Liposuction, 2nd Time Around - Vancouver, BC

53 Y.O. no pregnancies, 130 lbs, 5'3" tall, having lipo to upper/lower abdomen, flanks and love handles, along with a long-awaited for Breast reduction, coming up July 4th! I am in a pretty good shape and don't look my age, either look wise, or figure-wise, when dressed up. But I've always... READ MORE

Questions from VanGal

Does breast reduction change the colour of nipples?

I am on waiting list for consultation for breast reduction. Getting anxious about the procedure's side effects. Looking at before/after some pictures, I noticed darkish nipples... READ MORE

When is the best time to lose weight, before or after Breast Reduction/abdominal liposuction surgery?

I am about 10 pounds over my ideal weight, getting a BR/abdominal lipo in 3 months, mainly to improve the shape and contours of my torso, not to remove a huge amount of fat.... READ MORE

Need a second opinion on BR technique: Would the "lollypop" work best for me?

My PS recommended the "lollypop". He is a highly regarded surgeon in the area who specializes in breast surgery. However, because of rushing through the consult and his casual,... READ MORE

Can breast cysts/fibroids be removed at the same time as part of the Breast Reduction procedure?

I have fibrocystic breasts, confirmed by a previous mammogram and ultrasound. Some of the cysts are quite painful. Years ago, I was given the option to have them removed... READ MORE

Recent comments from VanGal

Hi again, Just a quick answer to some of your questions: 1- Normally it's an outpatient procedure, but I opted to stay one night at the hospital and pay out of pocket, which wasn't bad. I'm glad I did because of the long drive home. I... READ COMMENT

Hi there and congrats on going forward with your mommy makeover. When I saw your post, I just felt I had to give you my two cents. I don't want to be negative or anything, but as a fellow Vancouverite who had a breast... READ COMMENT

I live in Canada, I do know PS who do it here, but not in Tehran READ COMMENT

You are gorgeous as it is. PLEASE, leave your face alone. You are very young now, if you do the fat removal, you'll have to do a mini facelift which means the facial skin will be lifted off of you face and pulled up. The consequence of... READ COMMENT

How did your surgery go? Are you happy with the results? How long did you have to wait? READ COMMENT