I am 5'3 inches and weighed about 160 lbs presurgery. My children are 3.5 years and 8 months old - both 9 pounders born by c-section. I was never happy with my midsection, but after pregnancy, it was even worse. Also, I had large, very saggy breasts. I chose to have a full tummy tuck with muscle repair, liposuction of flanks, back, and outer thighs, and breast reduction and lift.
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You hear the horror stories of how much your body is going to change after having a baby, and you decide to embrace it, fix it, or complain about it.
I gained 60lbs with my first pregnancy and 45lbs with my second. After having my first born, my body bounced right back. I was absolutely thrilled my body looked almost normal after 13 months to only find out that I was pregnant again. So, why... more
I am 3 days post op and feeling great. I will say the morning on the 2nd day was very uncomfortable but I fixed that quick. With a phone call to the dr which had prescribed my pain meds every 8 hours but said to take them every 4 hours and that has helped tremendously. This morning I drained out my drains which I had not done since the afternoon of the day before and only had about 10cc of... more
My name is Lisa an I am 30 yrs old. I am a wife and stay at home mom, my son is 5 and I have twin girls that are 4. At 24 I got pregnant with my son and gain 60 lbs, and then 4 months after having him I got pregnant with my twins (don't take antibiotics while on birth control lol!) When I got pregnant I weighed 156 lbs, at my biggest I got around 232. In Jan 2010 my New Years resolution... more