I had a gastric bypass which I was very pleased with the loss of weight but it left me with a lot of loose skin and a large lower stomach. Dr. Cooper performed a complete body lift in June, eight weeks from the procedure I am still awaiting the final results Dr. said it would be about six months before realizing all the results but so far I am pleased with the vast improvement. The procedure... more
I had got a TT done last May (2011) and decided to go back to get the other half of my lower body done. Had my surgery on the 26th of March (2013). All went well. I am 3 days PO and still hurting but getting around okay. It is bruised quite a bit so I am just not really sure yet what it will look like but I am 100% positive it will look way better than what it did look like. I went back to the... more
Well I made it through surgery today. I should probably mention that I a, 5'10", 200# and 45. I am fit and feel happy at this weight which i have maintained for well over a year following weightloss. i have had 3 pregnancies Things went very well. I am significantly more comfortable than I had anticipated. I am beginning to feel a little burning here & there maybe at my incision, but just... more
I have always been one to work out regularly and watch what I eat, but those darn 10 pounds per year have sneaked their way onto my frame and into my jeans. I've been thinking about sawing off my extra skin and fat for a long time since they didn't just snap back after birthing my two kids. Now at 50, it's half time, and now I get to do what I want to do, feel how I want to feel, and look how... more
So far my treatment has been going well and I'm happy. I wish I had done a little more research up front so I would have a better understanding of what recovery would be like.
I'm two and a half weeks post op from my lower body lift and am concerned with my flat butt. I was told recently by the nurse that it looks flat because of all the swelling and that when the swelling goes... more