Jump to content

Saggy boobs
anyone know any exercises that help?


  • Please log in to reply
36 replies to this topic

#26 tinytot2012

Posted 01 April 2012 - 09:37 AM

QUOTE (Yomumma @ 01/04/2012, 09:35 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Go on the pill? The pill makes my boobs fill out and get a bit more upper boob lol


good point!!

#27 swimmingalong

Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:32 AM

I am actually proud of my saggy boobs..

(it's the pregnancy that changes the breast tissue, nothing to do with feeding)..

and I love the way that if I'm on top, dh doesn't have to stretch too far to reach them..

Just thought I'd put that image into your heads, lololol


#28 belindarama

Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:36 AM

Mine are horrendous! I have never been big when not pg or BFing but they have shrunk to a B. cup and are so low!

Not sure if we will go for number three yet but when we are done with babies I am getting them lifted I think. No implants but I'd like them to be where they used to be.

The worst I have seen was a woman at the MCH centre. She literally stuck her hand down through the neck of her t shirt, pulled one up and over the neckline and started feeding. She didn't need to pull the top down at all. It was saggy enough to come up and over all by itself! Made me feel slightly better!

#29 new~mum~reenie

Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:47 AM

I'll trade you - your saggy boobs for my flesh apron.

#30 KnightsofNi

Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:55 AM

QUOTE
I'll trade you - your saggy boobs for my flesh apron.


I have both. sad.gif

#31 LifesGood

Posted 02 April 2012 - 09:15 PM

A-cups don't sag much at all  sad.gif

#32 ASoccerMum

Posted 05 April 2012 - 09:20 PM

QUOTE (LifesGood @ 02/04/2012, 09:15 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
A-cups don't sag much at all  sad.gif



Actually, that's not quite true. I used to struggle to fill an A cup but now its just ridiculous, they are completely gone, having left two small flat deflated bags with DOWNWARD POINTING nipples in their wake. How depressing.

It would be even more depressing if I didn't have my saggy tummy to take my mind off the boobs.

#33 itsmemacdolby

Posted 05 April 2012 - 09:25 PM

Heh!

My DD said to me the other day - 'what are your boobs doing down there mum?' -

enough said!  biggrin.gif

#34 FEdeRAL

Posted 05 April 2012 - 09:43 PM

QUOTE (LifesGood @ 02/04/2012, 09:15 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
A-cups don't sag much at all  sad.gif

They so do!! Mine went to B-cup with DS and stayed enlarged but deflated... *sob*
I had this vague memory of reading somewhere or someone saying to me that breastfeeding does not make your boobs saggy. Did they invent the lie to encourage more women to breastfeed??

#35 mumatelle

Posted 23 April 2012 - 03:45 PM

It's sad isn't it? I wish I had of had more appreciation for my boobs pre baby... if only i had known what was to come! tho prob best that i didn't!

It's sad isn't it? I wish I had of had more appreciation for my boobs pre baby... if only i had known what was to come! tho prob best that i didn't!

#36 Kaonashi

Posted 23 April 2012 - 04:19 PM

okokok Mine were golf balls in socks after finishing feeding #1. It was awful, especially as I fed from one side for the last few months.. picture one kneehigh sock & one regular  blush.gif  
  I got preg fairly quickly after that with #2, had a larger gap between #2 & 3 and was able to see an improvement about 18mths after finishing BF #2.
Now, finally 2yr after finishing BF my youngest I have seen a notable improvement. DH has noticed, not just in volume but in tissue thickness.
All up I have put on a bit of weight since my first ( which helps ), but since my last I haven't & they have still def improved. They will never sit as high as they used to but I just want some of you to have some hope.. and wait a few years, because things do improve.. even just a little ( they even match in size again and that didn't take 2yrs lol ). My breasts are the last place my fat goes to also.  original.gif

oh and OP I bought a nice pair of swimmers, padded supportive cup... it's awesome!

#37 lozoodle

Posted 23 April 2012 - 04:24 PM

My boobs have always been saggy (since before babies) and nothing will fix it, other than surgery.

I'm totally having a lift after my last baby.




2 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 2 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

A mum's tragic battle against inflammatory breast cancer

At just 37 years of age, with two young sons, Vicki was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer. Now her family wants all women to know the symptoms.

The business of babies around the world

Pregnancy and birth is an intriguing process no matter where you are in the world. One soon-to-be father gleans wisdom from a new guide.

Finding a positive path through IVF

It’s not surprising that IVF is often seen as a negative journey towards the ultimate positive, but having a glass-half-full approach can make a big difference to the experience.

Giving strangers the gift of parenthood

A mum explains why she and her husband are choosing to gift their leftover embryos to help strangers achieve their dream of parenthood.

Does morning sickness get better or worse with each child?

Just as every baby is unique, so is every pregnancy. And that means morning sickness can vary a lot, too.

What's so wrong with looking 'mumsy', anyway?

Why is it that the word ‘mumsy’ has connotations of such a negative nature – but seems to be the only other option apart from ‘yummy’?

Trying to speed up the inevitable

As the waiting game of late pregnancy continues, this mum considers a few things that might hurry things up a little.

One month later: where is William Tyrell?

It has been a little over a month since William Tyrell disappeared from his grandmother's home, 33 long sleepless nights for his family as they mourn the absence of their cheeky young boy.

Winter's child less likely to be moody: study

Babies born in the summer are much more likely to suffer from mood swings when they grow up, while those born in the winter are less likely to become irritable adults, scientists claim.

Single mum of two creates award-winning baby app

Suddenly single with a baby and an 11-year-old son, Tara O?Connell developed an app to improve the lives of mothers who were similarly overwhelmed.

Food for thought: looking after yourself as a new mum

As soon as your baby enters the world, everything else takes a back seat - even the necessities of daily life such as eating are severely compromised, right when you need energy the most.

'Grabbable guts' campaign aims to cut toxic fat

The Live Lighter campaign will take people inside the human body to show the internal dangers of being overweight.

The best and worst month of my life

A new mum's first month of motherhood didn't pan out as expected when she lost a family member weeks after her baby's birth.

Facebook and Apple offer to pay female staff to freeze their eggs

Facebook and Apple are hoping to provide women with the freedom to build their careers without the added pressure of having children at or by a certain age.

How a pregnancy contract could work for you and your partner

The idea of making a 'pregnancy contract' with your partner may sound a bit silly at first, but it can help make the transition to parenthood a lot smoother.

Finding a mum-friendly personal trainer

Burping babies vs burpees – yes, new mums and personal trainers live in different worlds. But they can work together - once you find the right match for you and your lifestyle.

Alleged baby snatch incident a ?misunderstanding?, say police

Police say that an incident in which a man pulled on a woman?s pram while walking a popular Sydney route late last month was a misunderstanding.

Ebola killed my aunt and is shutting down my country

Three weeks ago, my auntie, a midwife, developed a fever. Sitting here in Sydney basked in Australian sunshine, that shouldn't be big news.

The night my ovary burst

One mum shares her frightening experience and vows to never take her health for granted again.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Win 1 of 5 Canon Powershot D30 cameras

Capture life more easily with the Canon Powershot D30. Shockproof, waterproof and dustproof, you can take it almost anywhere and shoot beautiful images, time after time. Enter now!

16 parenting truths you won't find in the baby books

I am five years into this parenting gig and I’ve learnt that sleepless nights and changing dirty nappies are child’s play.

Best and worst potty party cakes

It's nice to celebrate a child making the shift from nappies to 'big kid' undies, but do we really need a semi-realistic used toilet cake to do it? Here are some of the best and worst cakes parents have used at 'potty parties' around the world.

7 tips for a financially festive Christmas

Plan ahead - and do it now - to ensure festive season expenses don't break the bank.

'Go the F*** to Sleep' author's new book for frustrated parents

A sequel is coming soon to the 2011 hit book 'Go the F*** to Sleep' - and this time, it's about mealtimes.

Great birthday party buys from Etsy

Handmade crafts to decorate and personalise your child's next birthday - from banners to cake decorations, we've got gorgeous party finds from Etsy.

Creative storage ideas for the kids' rooms

Creative and practical storage ideas for the kids' toys and books can also add some stylish decor to your home. Visit babyology.com.au for more stylish modern finds for hip kids & parents.

The mum who never met her baby

There was one more thing Kymberlie Shepherd wanted to experience in life - motherhood. But a rare illness took her first.

To the mum in the doctor's waiting room

Maybe the mum I saw in that waiting room, seemingly disconnected from her baby, doesn’t have the support she needs.

10 space-saving nursery ideas

Starting a family doesn't always mean moving into a bigger house - not yet, anyway.

 

What's in a name?

Baby Names

Looking for a classic name, or an unusual name? Our Baby Name Finder is for you, search or browse to refine your shortlist.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.