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Breast buds or fat?

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Dancergirl · 17/07/2013 10:56

Dd2 is 10.5. So far the only bit of puberty I can see is a bit of discharge in her knickers. She's got quite a round shape generally and a bit of excess fat (although I'd never tell her that). With a top on, it does look like she's starting to get boobs but is it just fat? Her nipples still look very flat. How do you tell the difference?

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MadeOfStarDust · 17/07/2013 18:36

from experience with 2 DDs if the nipples are very flat then not boobs yet, they tend to get a bit pointy with breast buds - they may also ache.....

MrsMongoose · 17/07/2013 20:11

Yup. Pointy and painful - breast buds. If I remember rightly, you get a little hard nub inside that hurts to prod/squeeze - tenderness generally.

If she's still flat nipped and pain free, she's not there yet.

insanityscratching · 17/07/2013 20:16

Dd's the same age and really petite but has breast buds and as everyone has said her nipples are now pointy rather than flat and are slightly bigger than they were.

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