Breast Reduction Questions & Answers

I know breasts drooping over time is normal, but that doesn't make it easy to accept. :) It started after I gave birth to my second child. Since then, I'm always checking other women's breasts and remember the good old ...

Is it normal that after 17 days post op my breasts still look awfully swollen and bruised? My skin has a grayish purple color and is very sensitive to touch.

This seems like a silly question since I am only 22 and no where near having kids, however I am interested in getting a breast reduction. I have had very large breasts since age 16 (I am a DD) and have always discussed ...

I know it sounds very naive, but I'm hoping there's more than just advertising to it when it comes to breast reduction creams like Alexaderm, Neutriherb, and Cute-B-Cream. Is there any science behind these products?

I am currently a 34 DD and have been contemplating having a breast reduction ever since I was 17 years old. When I was in high school I would struggle with terrible lower back pain when trying to play volleyball. Even i...

Do you know of anyone who has ever had success with breast reduction pills? I love the idea, of course, but the entire thing reeks of snake oil to me. Even still, I'm prepared to keep an open mind and would consider try...

My doctor advised me to wear a special type of bra after the wrap is removed but I have no idea where to buy it from. I have been wearing wire bras all my life and I'm positive that this is not the bra I should wear whe...

Is breast reduction surgery considered a major operation? Is it hard on your system? I'm an older woman [I'll be 61 in February] and it would probably take me longer than a younger woman to recover fully if it's a major...

My desire to get a breast reduction is a split between cosmetic reasons and severe lower back pain. I do believe part of my back pain is attributed to the size of my breasts (DD). What steps do I have to go through in o...

Could you possibly recommend any good online videos of breast reduction surgeries? And do you think it would be wise to watch a few before having the surgery yourself? I realize viewing the procedure might be off-puttin...

I am absolutely planning to have this surgery in 2017, but now my plan is to figure out what time of year I should do it. What will the recovery time be from the surgery and how long until I can go back to work? I am an...

I want to have a breast reduction but I am bit worried about the recovery time. I work full-time and don't want to take too much time off from work. What's the average recovery time for a breast reduction? How soon will...

I had a breast reduction several months ago and I still thinkmy breasts are a bit larger than I would have preferred. I wanted to be a C cup but was left with small Ds. Is it possible to have another breast reduction to...

I'm 25 and I started developing when I was 12. I'm 36D which isn't so huge but because I'm tall and slim, my breasts can look enormous and disproportionate to the rest of my body. I do get back pain and there is a const...

I am a very active person and I am training for my 2nd marathon and my breasts are very large. I have a very small frame but my breasts are a 32D and I weigh about 115lbs. and at times it is very uncomfortable. In my ca...

I have been struggling with the decision of whether to have a breast reduction as I'm very large-breasted and though I'm only in my late 20s, I've already started suffering from back pain and neck strain. I am very, ver...

I'm afraid to have my breasts full of scars. Most doctors do a great job and are very skilled, but they can't recreate something that was already done perfectly by God. Are marks going to be obvious for people that don'...

Is there absolutely no way to reduce the size of your breasts naturally? I realize that there's probably no effective alternative to surgery. I don't know how these girls can do it. They have a lot of guts. Maybe a doc...

What is the cost, on average, for a breast reduction and subsequent breast lift? Does it vary depending on the size of your breasts? I am 28 and I developed early - in a huge way. I would like to have kids someday but d...

If it weren't too expensive I would consider going for breast reduction surgery to remove no more than a couple of inches. Does it make a difference to the cost if you don't want too much taken off?

After a drastic weight loss, I've realized that my breasts aren't ever going to shrink as much as I imagined and desired. This being said, I have no other option than to ask for professional help from a surgeon. Can you...

I am planning to have breast reduction surgery in February when I am off for a week from teaching. I have had really bad back pain my entire adult life and finally said enough is enough, so I am going to go to a surgeon...

I need something that can help me improve the appearance of my post-op scars, and gel silicone sheets seem to be the best option for that (every forum and article says so). Is there any brand that has better results or ...

My daughter is an amazing 17 yo girl who unfortunately has inherited my large chest and needs some professional help. She complains about back pain almost every day and hates the fact that is being picked on by boys at ...

I've always been busty (44" in bust) so lighter breasts would literally and figuratively take a weight off my chest. But I'm curious if I'll get some medical benefits too along with a more proportionate body.

I am 17 years old, 5'2" and weigh 135 lbs. I have 36 DD breasts. I frequently wear 2 bras at a time to support my breasts and I have marks on my shoulders from my bra lines. I am looking into getting a breast reduction ...

I have a medical necessity for breast reduction surgery. Do any doctors on here in California accept it? Thank you.

Do I have to tell the surgant that I want my beasts to be lifted, firm and full and round before getting a breast reduction?

I am 5'3" in height and 120 lbs. Imeasure 32 inches across my ribs and 37 inches around my chest. My back hurts most days and I'm wondering if it's due to the weight of my breasts.

I am really concerned about my large boobs. My friends make fun of it and I hate them staring at my boobs. I have a long history of back pain and migraine due to my large breasts. I am getting married in November. So I ...