• Expanders

    Asked by Gennifer2621 on Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    Expanders

    Any advice on how to ease expander pain? It's tolerable, but feels like I have two rocks on my chest which pairs nicely with that dental floss tied around your chest feeling :)

    3 Answers from the Community

    • Tomatogirl's Avatar
      Tomatogirl

      I feel you!!! I took advil for the pain. I made sure I did my stretching exercises in the shower (warm water, not hot) and that actually helped. If you just had surgery, take it easy for awhile. Do small stretching exercises if you can't lift your arms all the way yet. Hope this helps!

      29 days ago
    • Gennifer2621's Avatar
      Gennifer2621

      Thanks Tomatogirl! I'm a tough broad, but this pain is ALWAYS there and annoying. But hey, we're getting our life back and that is what counts. Hugs!

      29 days ago
    • Judytjab's Avatar
      Judytjab

      Hang in there. Once you get the implants, they are so soft. When I had my expanders I asked my doctor to put in only 60 cc's at a time. It took a little longer but I was never in pain. Hope this helps.

      28 days ago

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