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Radiation burns healed ridiculously fast

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Wow.

It is three weeks since my last radiation session, and now there is no sign at all of the ghastly sunburns I had. Originally is was almost a purple red, stretching across the breast into my armpit.

Is this typical? Or is jojoba oil infused with magical healing properties? I've been buttering myself with that stuff.

Seriously: were it not for a funky little dent left from surgery, you would hardly know I had any surgery at this point.

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  • minustwo
    minustwo Member Posts: 13,147
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    Results are different for everyone. Some burn, some don't, some heal fast.

  • moderators
    moderators Posts: 8,173
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    Jewelweed, this is great news! Thanks for popping by to give some positive experience!

    --The Mods

  • Jewelweed
    Jewelweed Member Posts: 46
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    I can't stop looking at my boobs!

  • serendipity09
    serendipity09 Member Posts: 769
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    Jewelweed - I was amazed how I healed so quickly, and nice. I was beyond miserable for weeks and all of a sudden at the two week mark after my last session, I started healing. Never did I think I'd heal so well after the horrifying burn I endured.

    So happy that you healed fast!

  • Jewelweed
    Jewelweed Member Posts: 46
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    Same here! After surgery then radiation I could hear to even look at my breasts. It was total wreckage.







  • mle42
    mle42 Member Posts: 124
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    Jewelweed and Serendipity, I’m so happy to hear you are healing quickly and well! Thank you so much for sharing, and brightening the light at the end of my tunnel! Love that you are admiring your boobs.
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  • mfk
    mfk Member Posts: 35
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    Love the girl love.