Location: New York, NY
Member since 7/10/2014


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Reviews & Stories

27 in NYC - Wonderful Life Changing Experience! - New York, NY

I finally joined realself to post my experiences and be part of the community! Reading everyone's experiences here has really helped me in my decision making process and kept me mindful to manage my expectations of the surgery and healing process. I'm currently a 34F/G (I think) squeezing in to a 34DDD because I will NOT buy another bra until after the surgery. I've always been the girl... READ MORE

Recent comments from emmkay

As soon as I noticed the rash, I washed the area and aired out for an hour or so. For about 2 days I used a clean piece of gauze under my sports bra. There has been some improvement overnight with the cortisone and new ointment. READ COMMENT

Thanks Bee :) The tamanu definitely has a distinct smell to it! I've used each oil independently on my face for the past few weeks instead of moisturizer and my skin is looking really good, so imagine what it's doing to the scar tissue... READ COMMENT

I had the vertical/lollipop incision, I don't have a second incision in the inframammary fold. My PS and I discussed aiming for a large B/small C and I think I'm on course for that. I measured myself for funsies the other day and I was... READ COMMENT

You look GREAT! It's an amazing feeling to walk around without the extra boob weight :) Keep us updated on your nipple sensation, I'm 9 days post and I'd like to know others' experiences of regaining sensation. Regarding scar... READ COMMENT

We had the same surgery date! My PS used the lollipop technique and my right breast looks just like yours, high but beginning to drop. My left came out of surgery nearly perfectly shaped! Congrats and I hope you have a speedy recovery :) READ COMMENT