21 days seems like forever, but I am patiently awaiting my turn to improve an area of my body that adipose tissue (fat) seems to gravitate to - my BACK! It's quite unattractive, the multiple layer of rolls. I am so ready to NOT have to tug on the back of my shirt to make sure it is not caught up in a roll on my back. My expectations are realistic and I am praying and hoping for a huge... more
I've have disliked the appearance of my thighs, since as long I can remember. I've dieted as most have on this site, and have seen great results. unfortunately they overall size would get smaller but the stubborn pockets of fat and disproportionate fat still exists. After a bout with Cool Scultping, (which does not work if you have really stubborn fat or a lot of it). I just decided to bite... more
I’m 22 years old, no children, and my weight generally fluctuates between 118-122 pounds. I graduated from college last year and now work as an accountant. Sitting at my desk all day has really taken its toll on my figure. My weight has stayed about the same, but now there are small pockets of fat in my inner thighs, lower abdomen, and upper arms. My diet is near perfect, but my biggest... more
I wanted to look better overall I had a tummy tuck 10 years ago and needed some stubborn fat taken care of around the hips lower abs and under bra fat Dr Pyle discussed the right option for me and what to expect with each procedure I have to say I love the way my body looks !he was right on target with the downtime and the healing process more
Before this lipo. surgery I was unable to wear a bra that was comfortable and clothes that would properly fit my upper body due to back fat development after a previous breast reconstruction surgery. I was going to have another breast surgery to decrease the implant size. However, after a consultation with Dr. Stoeckel, I realized that the breast size was not the problem. This additional... more
I was 29 when I got lipo done, I wasn't overweight but have 2 kids so there was just some areas that needed help. I had my lower abdomen, posterior and lateral flanks, and inner thighs done. The only difference I saw was that I did loose like 2 inches in my waist but my shape was still the same, he didn't smooth or shape anything and left a lump in my inner thigh (guess he missed it) and a... more
I am only three weeks in since my surgery and I can see huge results! I used to have huge love handles and a little gut that drove me insane. Most of my swelling has gone away except for a minimum amount. Even three weeks later I can see what my final results will be. I am now experiencing the hard lumps in my stomach, which is normal. My scarring from the entry sight is almost gone! I am... more
It’s hard remembering that back in the day I was Captain of my cheerleading squad. It’s even more difficult to remember that I was the one they’d throw around in basket tosses and atop our pyramids. I remember thinking, “Gosh, I’m so thankful I’m not the one on the bottom!” I also used to dance competitively in high school and college. Now, the thought of trying to squeeze... more
I'm 46 years old, never had children and struggled with my weight most of my life. In about a month I'm going in for liposuction for my stomach, flanks, lateral chest wall (bra overhang) and thighs. I hope to do this once, so I might as well go big! Lipo was never on my radar, but I'm not embarrassed to say I need a little help with shedding the fat.
I eat well for the most part but I do... more
So Im schedualed to have Liposuction done on my Back, Abdomen and Flanks next week Friday at 12:30pm. I am nervous to say the least but Im also very excited. A little background information on me Im 20years old, 5'1 and weigh 150lbs. This is my Birthday gift to myself :)! and yes I will post before and after :)Tomorrow is the big day wheeew time flew. Im so excitedMy Boyfriend is my biggest... more
The tummy tuck made my belly super flat...but my flanks are more noticeable. My fix have me two choices...lipo only OR lipo and excision of the flanks. The latter would extend my TT scar around to my back...no thanks. Plus it is more$$$. No thanks. Any helpful hints will help. I am not going under general anesthesia bit opted for local only. I've had to kids without epidurals so.... Lol.
I got my legs, butt, and lower abdomen liposuctioned by Dr. Law. After healing, it looked bad, and it still does. I went in to see if he could correct my leg--the inside of my right leg is not smooth anymore, it's had visible bumps since the surgery (you can see this from 20 feet away, the outline of my leg is completely messed up). He told me to lose 5 pounds. That was it. No correction. So,... more
I had a great experience with smart lipo and regular lipo and wanted to share the details. I had my inner thighs, outer thighs, and hips done a few days ago. I was really worried about being in terrible pain due to reading the reviews on this site, but that did not happen for me and a few days later I'm comfortable although still a bit sore.
I had reg lipo AND smart lipo on inner... more