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Tubular Breasts

Getting a bra that fits is enough of an ordeal as it is without being told that your boobs are a funny shape. Tubular breasts are in fact pretty common, though shouldn’t be confused with Tubular Bells – everyone’s favourite 1973 concept album. Tubular breasts are caused by a lack of development in the breast tissue during puberty which leads to the aesthetically bizarre malformation that can see breasts grow asymmetrically as well as been particularly droopy and unusually far apart. The term ‘tubular breast’ comes from the tube-like appearance that afflicted breasts may take. In contrast to the cone-shaped Madonna-style bosom that is deemed regular the base of a tuberous breast is very narrow with a long skin envelope. The malformation can affect one or both breasts and is only cosmetic in its irregularity, but can often cause low self esteem which could lead to other mental health related problems. The condition is most commonly corrected with a surgical procedure that typically involves either implants or tissue expansion. Breast surgery is a major operation which will take weeks to heal and goes with all the usual risks of major surgery, so no decisions should be gone into lightly.

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I wish my 15 years old could read this board. She have breath cone shaped and she hate them my are the same and I never have any problems with it. My husband love the to bits and he said that they are perfect.it sad the new generations are bombarded with so much rubbish why no make a magazine with real women you know like the ones the great masters just to paint is a shame.





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Ladies - I'm 33 and have tubular breasts - lived with them all my life. I'm a D cup but don't look always look it because the shape seems to change all the time... (good boob and bad boob days) Yes growing up I always knew they were different and not the nicest. Of course I'm still not 100% happy with them but the last 10 or so years I've realised that it is me - ONLY ME - that has a problem with them. Not saying I have been particularly promiscuous throughout the years, but I have had quite a number of partners in my life and let me tell you this... NOT ONCE has a man said anything negative about them. NOT ONCE!! Guys. Just. Love. Boobs - they love to cup, jiggle and play with them - I don't know why we worry so much seeing as most of the time they have no idea what they're doing with them anyway. Yes, this still happens at my age!!!! Look - the best advice I can give is go get yourself fitted for bras by a professional. Unfortunately we're not like all the other girls that can throw on any bra and sit in it perfectly. We need a bit of help from someone that knows what they're talking about and trust me - bras have come a long way over the years and there are some hot little numbers out there that are perfect for us. I find having a bra that holds me properly makes me feel sexy - so much so that most of the time I will not take it off when I'm with a guy because I like the way it looks and feels. They can still fool around with them through or under the fabric - just don't take it off!! When it's a good fit there is then no worry about how you look when you're lying in a particular way - they will always be where they're meant to be - BONUS :-) Having excellent posture also helps the situation - don't slouch and try to hide yourself because you're worried about your boobs. Do some yoga or pilates and hold yourself up tall and confidently. We are all beauties and should be proud of ourselves. Anyway - don't let something like this ruin your self esteem or stop you from doing anything. Do yourself a favour - hell do it for me - one day even if you don't have anything planned - book a day for yourself. Get a spraytan the night before get up and do your nails and hair - put on your best underwear and dress to impress (clothes that accentuate the features you LOVE) hold your head up high, walk out the door with a cheeky smile - you will turn heads!!!





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Hi all. I have breasts like these and I am 24 years old. I knew my breasts were "weird" right from the age of 12; they sort of "folded" at the bottom rather than curving out from the chest like ordinary boobs, and when I leaned forward they hung down in a tube shape. The bra size I wear is 34B. If I lean forward they're very long and narrow, and on my back, when soft, the only part that sticks up (all areola) is three fingers widths across and they're really far apart. An oh lord, don't even get me started on how they look when I lie on my side! Terrible, right? Well, maybe not so much. The reason I am making this comment is to hopefully reassure some who are insecure when it comes to intimacy and are terrified of letting anyone see their boobs. I've been with a couple of guys - I know that's not many but neither of them minded AT ALL. LITERALLY NOT AT ALL. My first boyfriend loved me and loved my boobs, when I talked to him about it he was honestly confused as to what I was worried about. The second person was more of a casual thing, and though I never discussed it with him, he certainly always seemed interested in them! (Straight) men like boobs and naked ladies. Always. Boobs are always awesome, even atypical ones like ours. If a man makes you feel insecure because of your boobs then he can go swivel. That's no man at all. It is possible to have good confidence and body image with this condition. Sometimes I still feel low some days (like right now, which is how I ended up on this page) but I always get past it. There is hope WITHOUT "corrective" surgery. I accept that I didn't develop in the ordinary way but I DO NOT accept that I am "deformed". I find this language of "deformity" and "correction" needlessly upsetting and bad for young girls reading this. I am not like other women, physically - I know that. It's sometimes difficult to get naked and do it with the lights on. But with confidence in yourself you can do it. The more you do it, the easier it gets. Even if you want to go ahead and change your body, please, consider all the risks of surgery, and if you do it, do it for yourselves, not men. Please love yourselves.





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Yeah I'm almost 18 and I'd thought I just had small not-cool shaped jugs. But like a week or two ago I don't remember how but I accidentally stumbled across the disorder pictures on the net and now I guess mine are mildly tubular. I'm in a long distance relationship(I'm Russian and he's American) and he's seen my breasts on Skype and said he liked them. I don't wanna go through surgery as I'm afraid I won't be able to breastfeed. I guess I'm just gonna go see a professional and ask them if I need a correction.





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I am 18 aswell and was in a long distense relationship with a guy who had honestly never seen breasts in real life before. So he had never noticed anything about me was different. It wasn't until I myself went on http://www.007b.com/breast_gallery.php and realized mine were slightly tubular, like others who posted on this site. I always thought mine would grow in.. Like since I'm so young they would change, grow and shape.. At 18 1/2 I realize this might not happen. My brother once saw them and called them like a fat boys breasts.. I will never forget that. Thinking about it now still hurts so much. And then I realize what my horrible brother and anyone I date don't have in common-they will love me(or at least really like me)! They will look at me and see me as the person they want! My current boyfriend was long distense and he moved 700 miles to be with me! He doesn't care that my breasts look different than other women he sees! He still loves that he can hold me and play with them! He wouldn't care if I have a mole on my arm or a smaller than average nose. Because I am not average-no one is average! I'm not super-model skinny(size 7 US) I don't have cool blue eyes. I am who he loves though! He sees everything about me better than anyone else because he likes me better than everyone else! He loves my breasts the more I let him play with him.. Sounds odd but it's true!

Girls, cheer up, at least it is not your fault (not like me who was plunp in puberty and now have saggy breasts). Men have no right to mock you as they could be as easily born with micropenises and so on. Consult a doctor for your situation and try phytohormones or synthetic hormones before considering surgery. Wish you the best!





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This is really such a relief. Here I was thinking I'm honestly from a completely different planet because of my "boobs" like I mean its not fair. Here's the sad and frightening part; iv got a boyfriend and we really serious now like physically and emotionally... He's always going on about how much he loves boobs and stuff. So I thought he would be fine with them like I'd explain what was up or just act as if they were normal. BUT this one time, recently,he told me about this girl who had saggy tits and he described them so disgustingly and he's like "why I mean shez so young eew" and he laughed so I laughed nervously so not to look guilty. I'm just so afraid to even tell him about them because I really thought he would accept me, I know I should probably leave him because he's coming across as immature but I really do love him but my "boobs" are stopping me from completely giving my all. What do I do, I'm 19 and I'm seriously scared about this. I hate my boobs like really hate them. They not severly deformed as the pictures iv seen on google.. They like sag and quite far apart, puffy areolas but relatively the same size and in a padded bra one can be fooled... I haate them,I mean I'm a virgin and I have saggy tits. I long for surgery but I don't have the funds and my mother doesn't believe in cosmetic surgery..shez got amazing titties naturally so where did I get these things? What do I do? About my boyfriend and going about making my boobs look better. Ps-will losing weight make them better,or drinking milk?_ they make me suicidal,HELP





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I'm also 19 pretty much in the same boat. The world seems to revolve around boobs you see them everyday, so it's so terrifying I'm so afraid of getting intimate with guys too it's ridiculous. They aren't too bad, they're prettying the same size, I'm also quite small 32A, but they're a bit far apart and pointy, but look almost normal when I'm "Nippin" I guess....but it takes suck a freaking psychological toll, I also struggle with extreme depression about it......it sucks

I wish there was a way out of this. I'm 19 too. Same problem. Except I barely have boobs at all... I'm pretty sure they stopped growing when I was 12... it's humiliating because I'm not a small girl, and society teaches us that big women have big boobs... not this girl. I wish there were someone to make the male population understand that I didn't choose too look this way, none of us did. I didn't wake up one morning, at the age of 12 and say "please boobs, stop growing!" I'm also a virgin and am too afraid to allow anyone close... i hate my body too... so much. How can I learn to love a body that no one in society excepts... awareness should be raised..

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I'm 14, nearly 15, and I think I suffer with tubular breasts. It makes me SO self conscious and it's horrible. They don't sag down like the boobs in the picture, they stick out weirdly but the arealo goes right down to the bottom. My areolas are really big and I think it's pretty gross. My boobs are slighty different in shape and size and my left breast is worse than my right. I hit puberty when I was about 10. Everything else has developed fine but it's just my boobs that I HOPE haven't finished developing yet because I'm only a B. I don't know anyone else with boobs like me and I never even knew boobs could be like this until I noticed how weird mine are. I did show my mum about 2 years ago and she said her boobs were the same when she was younger but I know that hers are normal now. I did some research and my boobs might just be like this because of hormones and puberty and might sort themselves out when they're developed but they've been like this for over a year! I'm not confident with them at all and I really don't like them but if a boy were to say to me he doesn't care then I probably wouldn't care anymore either. I would still like to have nice circular breasts though...





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I'm 14 and I think I have tubular breasts. I noticed it about 2 years ago and it's made me so self conscious. I plucked up the courage to show my mum and she said that it's normal and her breasts were the same when they were developing. I did some research found out that they might sort themselves out when they're fully developed but they've been this way for over a year and I'm nearly 15. I really want to know what's wrong with me...





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I am 35, and have the same problem. The worst part of having this condition is that I wasn't able to breastfeed. With my daughter, I took it as a tragedy, I felt like being a poor excuse for a mother. But, eventually, I saw that she will be fine with the bottle, she didn't even notice. So that, wnen I had my son, I was relaxed and I took my shots to stop my milk straight away. Esthetically, I felt my breasts to be a problem when I was younger, but I learned to accept them as they are. My only worry is now for my daughter- I wouldn't like her to experience sth like this. She is already very unsecure and selfconscious as it is, she would most certainly be much more affected by this than I ever was. All I can do is pray and keep my fingers crossed...





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I'm 21 y/o and found out last year that my breasts fit the bill. I was really upset in that moment, hearing my body labeled "deformed." But one amazing woman had commented and reminded me that beauty is defined by society. At some point, someone decided that blondes were more desirable than brunettes or black-haired people. Breasts come in all shapes and sizes too, and someone decided that our breasts aren't as beautiful as others. Well, I'm not going to spend thousands of dollars trying to look like a jillion other women. Partners in the past have never said anything about it and, if anyone has an issue with it in the future, they won't be an interest of mine for long. This is me. I am NOT deformed.

I'm 13 and I'm starting to really get self conscious because i think i have tuberous breasts, it is also really embarrassing because i have the smallest boobs in my class. I really hope i dont have tuberous breasts





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It's so sad. I'm 13 too. And I don't like how my body looks. I think I might be suffering from Tubey boobies. I always wish I just had a normal body.





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