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Breast Implant Illness: How to Talk to Your Doctor

Every day there are more stories in the news about Breast Implant Illness, or BII. And while there is little scientific evidence to support a growing concern over Breast Implant Illness, or BII, nearly 100,000 women have banded together across…
My Breast Augmentation Story

Breast Augmentation Personal Journey

Family has always been my number one-priority. When I had my two children, I was hell bent on nursing them both for a full year. I had no idea the toll it would take on my breasts and didn’t realize until after my second child that they weren’t…
Is It Safe to Go Under Anesthesia?

Is it Really Safe to Go Under Anesthesia?

We all (80’s and 90’s babies at least) remember the movie Clueless. A wonderful mix of rom-com and social satire, we follow the main character Cher through her every day life in her Hollywood mansion where she uses a computer to match items…
How Much Water Should I Drink After Breast Surgery?

How Much Water Should I Drink After Breast Surgery?

It’s a tale as old as time- everyone says to drink plenty of water. Your teachers growing up in school, your parents, your doctors, and probably your more healthy friends. And if you have kids you’ve probably become the “drink-more-water-reminder”…

What Should I Do to Prepare for Breast Surgery?

Can you ever really be prepared for surgery? Maybe not emotionally, but we do have some tips to help you have your space and life prepared for breast surgery and successful recovery. Get a Recovery Space Ready Most surgeons will recommend…

How to Choose Breast Implant Size

Hot topic alert! This is a question that so many patients get completely hung up on- should I go with 325 or 350cc??? Whether you're selecting your size following a mastectomy, weight loss, breast feeding, or any other reason, it's still a question…
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How Much Pain Can I Expect After Breast Surgery?

Pain is a part of any surgery, and is generally necessary in order to heal. It may seem like we use this answer a lot, but the answer to this question is: it depends. Pain is subjective. Our founder Lauren Simpson put it this way- “As…

Is it Vain to Have Plastic Surgery?

This is a question that every plastic surgery office has gotten multiple times a day. If you’re considering surgery, you’ve most likely wondered this to yourself as well. The questions are almost like a broken record replaying in our heads:…
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Breast Augmentation Recovery: What to Expect

Expect: Verb ex·​pect |  \ ik-ˈspekt | To consider probable or certain Have you ever heard the saying “expectation is the root of all heartache?”  We are sure that you have- most of us heard this from a relative or a person with…