I have had a pot belly since I was six. Skinny arms, skinny legs, narrow butt with a pot belly. I was picked on by my mother for my belly. She was thin, and she was cruel at times. I looked like my daddy, and they were divorced. She took out her resentment for him on me. I dieted and did sit-ups religiously through high school, and still never really had a bikini figure. I developed ovarian... more
I haven't had my procedures as of yet. I'm actually just looking around for advice, tips and recommendations on what to do before and after. I'm really excited yet nervous as what to expect. I think the thing that worries me the most is the being put to sleep. Also, the healing process. What will I have to look forward to, will I see results right away and how long before I'll be able to move... more
I have been struggling with getting a Tummy Tuck for the past two year. I have never had surgery before and the idea of going under the knife kinda scares me. So I decided to choose three doctors from my area and have a consultation with each one of them and then make a decision by March 31, 2014. Today was the last day of my consultation and I have met with all three doctors but it is... more
I am 42 and have 8 children. Two of them were born by c-section. I have struggled with weight my entire life. I would love to be 30 pounds lighter than I am right now, but that would make me the same weight as my 16 year old. I'm not sure that's realistic! LOL.
I am 5' 3" and have recently lost 11 lb using Weight Watchers. I weighed 167 this morning. I had upper abdominal... more
I just turned 30 a mother 2 12year old daughter 8 year old son I have wanted a tt since I gave birth to my first child however I was only 17 at the time I'm glad I have waited not that I had a choice but I feel I'm finally settled and now I'm going thru my post op appt is march 2 I'm excited but I'm sacred to death of recovery..,,,,I read these story's everyday and they... more
I,ve lost 120 lbs in the last 2 years. I am an avid gym goer and weight lifter. Although not as bad as I anticipated, there is this awful excess skin mostly from being so heavy. I also had 2 c-sections that contributed to the condition.
I would really like to have the flat belly I cannot gain with healthy living, but have worked very hard toward achieving. I have excess skin on my arms... more
I am SO nervous going into this, I am only 18 years old. As a child I was quite heavy and lost a very large mount of weight in my teenage years, gaining a smaller scale number, i also gained saggy skin. I still have some extra weight, I am 150 lbs. and 5'6'' height. I still want to lose about 25-30 pounds, but most of the fat I have is located in my stomach area. Do you think that... more
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