breast implant and explant Resources

learn about breast implants

What to Know About Breast Implants, FDA 

Things to Consider Before Getting Breast Implants, FDA

Boxed Warning for Breast Implants, FDA

What you need to know about breast implants, National Center for Health Research

Breast Implant Health Summit – This practitioner-focused resource features current research on treatment and interventions for implant-related illness. Its resource list is constantly updated. 

National Center for Health Research – A nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank focused on research that can improve the health of adults and children that offers breastimplantinfo.org 

Q & A with the FDA about Breast Implant Associated Lymphoma

learn about explant,

breast implant illness,

and connect with others

breastimplantillness.com and their Questions to Ask Explant Surgeons and Other Resources

healingbreastimplantillness.com and their Questions to Ask Explant Surgeons

Breastimplantinfo.org and their One-pager to take on consults

truthaboutbreastimplants.net and their free E-book 

(Note: These questions for surgeons help you prepare for explant irrespective of whether you have or identify with breast implant illness.)

explant to flat &

explant to flap

Flat Closure Now 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization focused on aesthetic flat closure. They create & share resources, tools, photos and community support for fellow flat closure patients before, during, and after surgery

Not Putting A Shirt on It 501(c)(3) nonprofit advocating for optimal surgical outcomes for women going flat after mastectomy.

Going Flat and Explant Surgery from Survivingbreastcancer.org

Skarlette Limited Attractive post-surgical lingerie, designed by flat women, for flat women.

Flat and Happy: Mastectomy and Flat Closure- a Personal and Practical Guide non-fiction, self-help book by Katrin van Dam

Flap reconstruction after explant

Implant removal after breast reconstruction

additional healing after BII-related explant

Reversing Breast Implant Illness with Sarah Phillipe, RN, FDN-P Detox, restore, and heal through 1:1 sessions or The Explant Reset Program group program developed by a former RN, now certified Functional Diagnostic Nutrition® Practitioner, Board Certified Holistic Health Practitioner, and Breast Implant Illness and Detox Expert. Other ways to connect with Sarah: Private FB Support GroupInstagramYouTube

BII Bridge Program with Christina Rouland Two-phase preparation, recovery, and detox program developed by a BII-survivor.

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connect with breast implant safety groups

GPAC United: Breast Implant Illness Advocacy – GPAC works to ensure that every patient is given the proper safety information to make educated and informed decisions about their medical procedures.

Breast Implant Safety Alliance – (BISA Nonprofit) works to raise awareness, optimize outcomes and ensure informed consent for patients considering breast implant surgery.

overcome explant’s mental, emotional, and social challenges

Holistic Explant Planning Checklist A unique 14-page checklist that helps you anticipate and holistically prepare for explant.

Busting Free Health Coaching offers a unique blend of science and mindfulness-based strategies to find your way through explant’s harder-to-see, but deeply felt, inner journey so you emerge with a self-acceptance practice you can use for the rest of your life.

Busting Free, the award-winning self-help book for women on breast implant or explant journeys who want to finally learn how to give themselves acceptance.

bras, lingerie, oil, and cream

Love, Lexxi Founded by a post-explant woman who teamed up with industry veterans to marry comfort with stunning designs.  

Skarlette Limited Attractive post-surgical lingerie, designed by flat women, for flat women.

AIKYOU | The lingerie brand for small boobs

Complex Creatures all-natural breast oil and cream for post-surgery healing and breast health.

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