21 December 2015
Carrying a large emotional weight
A 2014 study published in the journal Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery found when compared to normal breasts, teens with different-sized breasts scored lower on emotional well-being and self-esteem, even after researchers adjusted for differences in body weight.
This is proven time and time again when I speak with my patients. The physical impact of breasts are often clearly evident for others to see. Sore back, shoulder straps digging into the shoulders and neck pain. However the emotional well being of having larger breasts is often well hidden by women but has a definite toll. Here are some of the comments from those who have taken our breast candidate survey.
I can't look at them and they are awful
I hate them and I am very self conscience
To shop without frustration, run without having to hold on to them, it will boost my confidence.
Too big, too heavy, hate buying bras feel people are looking at m...