Smaller would be bliss

Johnson, Annabel
July 1993
Cosmopolitan;Jul93, Vol. 215 Issue 1, p171
Discusses the problems of having big breasts. Decision to undergo cosmetic surgery; Choice of clothes; Psychological problems caused by big breasts; Breast reduction technique.


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