Location: Edina, MN
Member since 4/18/2014


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  • 1 discussion
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

50+ Years Old and Knew It Was Time to Do Something - Minneapolis, MN

My entire adult life and sense of physical self has been dominated by my chest size. As I aged, my breasts became less of an asset and more of a joke and embarrassment. After years of thinking I had to just put up with it all, I realized that the aches and pains and shame and frustration were a viable reason to take action. I also realized that, just like the company said, "I AM worth it... READ MORE

Questions from LozzaC

Is it safet to transition to a medical bra immediately after Breast Reduction surgery? (photo)

I am 24 hours out from a BR and lift, having had approx 4 lbs removed. I went home with gauze and an ace type bandage wrap, part of which covers the longer incision line under... READ MORE

How normal is bleeding from the BR incisions? (Photo)

I am 6 wks out from a BR and last night noticed that I had blood seepage from the incision under my L breast, approx 3 cm down from the end on the sternum side. The blood came... READ MORE

Discussions started by LozzaC

What is the best way to prepare for my surgery?

I am having reductive surgery on my 38G chest in three weeks; I am hoping to get down to a D cup. I have done a great deal of research (and am very grateful that I have found... READ MORE

Recent comments from LozzaC

I am glad that my posts were able to 'connect' with you! I found this site to be truly the lifeline I needed before, during and after my surgery. As time went on, my life went back to (its new) normal so I receded from being involved... READ COMMENT

I am in the same boat as you, TR, with the side incisions wider and darker than the others. I have only been using the liquid scar guard for a week so it is a bit early to tell any difference (the suggestion is seeing results after a... READ COMMENT

I did them 'real time' and as the time as stretched, so have my entries, mainly because the things I am dealing with are more long term. I am really happy that my review/s have helped you prepare. If you have any questions, don't... READ COMMENT

Your body has to recover. As CQ said, the more you sleep and rest the faster you will get better. READ COMMENT

No doubt about it: you will hurt and be sore for a bit. The vicodin is helping; if it wasn't, you'd be so bad you couldn't write! Drowsy means that the edge is being taken off, not completely obliterated. If an ice pack helps, go for it. READ COMMENT