I had my Brazilian tummy tuck done on the 23rd june and im now nearly 6 weeks post surgery. Professor james frame has done an AMAZING job im so please my scar is perfect my shape is perfect and there is still swelling to go down. My recovery was very quick back to normal after 2 weeks and i had very little pain after day 3 i came off all pain meds by day 8. I would recommend professor frame to... more
I know it's early days and my boyfriend keeps telling me to stop doing this to myself but he hasn't actually seen my stomach with padding and stuff off..
I had my first post op app today.. So first time I've seen everything. And now I can't stop crying.. What have I done to myself? I can't believe I've done this to myself.. My belly button.. It's numb but the worst weird feeling ever and... more
Hi I've been thinking about a tummy tuck for over 12 years now and have decided now is the time to do it!! Reading the reviews and looking at the before and after pics on here has really helped me make my mind up. Due for my op tomorrow morning, really nervous and excited. I have posted some pictures so we can compare the before and after. See you on the flat side (or swollen) soon! I weight... more
Following the birth of 3 children all by caesarean section I had issues with how my body looked, having an overhang which I found disgusting.
I discussed this at my first consultation with Mr Banwell who explained very clearly what could be done. He patiently explained the procedure, the benefits and risks involved. He gave me some literature to take away and read and advised me to take some... more
Hi im belle im a newbie on here :) i have 2 beautiful children, i had them both quite close together so ended up with excess and wrinkly skin so that made me feel really uncomfortable and i lost all my confidence although i do feel so guilt ridden i decided i had to take the plunge and do something what would make me happy with my body and not looking in the mirror everyday feeling down. im oh... more
I'm 42 with two lovely boys aged 13 and 11, both of whom were huge babies (12 pounders). I wasn't exactly svelte before, but since having them, and the 2 C-sections that got them out, I've had a really saggy tummy. I have no waist - I'm kind of square because my ab muscles have separated - and the whole of my tummy area has been numb for over a decade (so losing any sensation there isn't a... more
I am due to go to highgate hospital in london tomorrow. is anyone on here due for surgery then? i have to be there for 2pm with op scheduled for 3pm. i have wanted to do this for so long, i am 49 with two grown up children and i have hated my stomach since i have had them ( although they were worth it ) now its me time but i am so scared.
have not had too long to worry about it tho as i... more
I had my TT & MR on Friday 15th April. My PS said there was no need for lipo, so have avoided the brusing and pain from that. The experience so far has been brilliant. This site prepared me for every eventuality and I felt like I had eaten everything I could that would help and have all the aftercare on hand necessary.
The only thing I forgot to take for my PS was my photo's of... more
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