BBL 14 months!!

My phone consult with Dr J and his staff exceeded...

My phone consult with Dr J and his staff exceeded my expectations. After a recent divorce and total new lease on life, I've decided to "do me". I'm a LUPUS survivor of 10 years and I want to celebrate it. Once I get medical clearance, I will be reserving my date.The thought of elective surgery may sound crazy to some ppl but to me, it's a chance worth taking.
 

Hey butterfly kisses2624 hope all is well. Did lock in your sx date yet?
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Hey cinnabuns201. sorry for the delay. I'm out of town training with a new job. I haven't locked my date until I get clearance frm docs. appt scheduled next month. I'm so scared she will tell me no.
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I'm also considering Dr Okoro. He has a BBL all inclusive special of $8995- 2 garments & a lot of other stuff. They charge $50 for phone consult so once I get clearance, I'll do the phone consult
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I'm scheduled to have my BBL with Dr. O Dec 4- 2...

I'm scheduled to have my BBL with Dr. O Dec 4- 2 weeks!! My b-day is Dec 8 so HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!!
The ladies of REALSELF have been very helpful & supportive. I could not have made this decision without them.
I'm looking forward to the "new me" for the new year. In the words of Fantasia- I'M DOING ME THIS TIME AROUND!

I'm scheduled to have my BBL with Dr. O Dec 4- 2...

I'm scheduled to have my BBL with Dr. O Dec 4- 2 weeks!! My b-day is Dec 8 so HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!!
The ladies of REALSELF have been very helpful & supportive. I could not have made this decision without them.
I'm looking forward to the "new me" for the new year. In the words of Fantasia- I'M DOING ME THIS TIME AROUND!

Title of the post has changed. I'm officially...

title of the post has changed. I'm officially scheduled for my transformation Dec 4- 2 WEEKS!!! I'm going with Dr Okoro because he has worked with Lupus patients before, he has more to offer, and does the procedure with you awake- lessens the recovery time. My before is horrible but I'm considering posting. I'll post my journey when it begins.
I'm excited for you, you're in my prayers and I can't wait to see your results.
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7 days until my big day!
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Good luck on your journey. Dr. O did my work and he is absolutely the best.!!
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Headed to ATL. 48 hrs til the new me. Post op...

Headed to ATL. 48 hrs til the new me. Post op scheduled for 11 am. There's no turning back now!!

Just arrived in ATL. Pre Op scheduled for 11 am...

Just arrived in ATL. Pre Op scheduled for 11 am tomorrow. 48 hrs til my new me. There's no turning back now!!

Pre Op this morning- all went well. Dr O & his...

Pre Op this morning- all went well. Dr O & his staff are wonderful. He was very informative & he made me sooo comfortable. I'm so relaxed now. Hopefully I'll be able to actually sleep tonite.
I can't wait to meet you tomorrow- new me!!
Hey butterflykisses2624 hope all is well!!
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hey chic. i've been mostly sedated but feeling as expected. i had my post op visit on today & they said i'm doing good- for 2 days. i just cannot get used to me & a bootay!! lol ttyl
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Glad u checked in. You should start to feel better tomorrow. Be careful with percoset they will make u itch. Congrats new booty! !
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OMG!! U neva know how useful your butt is until u...

OMG!! U neva know how useful your butt is until u can't sit in it. I have been creative but this is for the birds.
I JUST WANNA SIT DOWN!!! LOL
I am officially off my antibiotics & pain meds. I have no bruising & surgical sites are beginning to form scabs. I don't have wi-fi & the pics are taking forever to load so I'll have to do it when I get home- tomorrow. I can't wait!!

Looking good momma. How many cc's did you get?
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thanks. idk- guess I'll have to ask. all i know is all that fat that was sucked out was used
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Are you sure he said all of the fat was used? because they are suppose to clean the fat and then inject the good fat.
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3 weeks after surgery & I feel amazing. Still with...

3 weeks after surgery & I feel amazing. Still with some swelling & tenderness in my abdominal area & flanks but overall, feeling good. The hardness to my butt continues to decrease & it's beginning to feel more natural. I still can't sit for extended periods of time but I'm getting used to it. The abdominal binder will force you to have split personalities but it's well worth it.

BEAUTY IS PAIN!!
Looking good miss lady.
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4 weeks post op- doing good. I still have swelling...

4 weeks post op- doing good. I still have swelling to my flanks, lower abs and lower back- but not much. My butt is soft and jiggly with only a few sections still hard and healing. My boyfriend told me it's gonna take him a while to get used to me having booty, he had accepted I would never have any-lol. All soreness to my abdominal area is gone but my flanks are still very very sensitive. My hips are still sore but since I still can't sleep on it, I only feel it when I turn over. I've been told- you didn't need to have surgery. I've been told- that's a waste of money. I've been told- that makes no sense. But at the end of the day, even with me still healing, I am happy and satisfied. The only downside is I cannot wear any of my cothes. They fit my butt to perfection but the waist is sooo big, even a belt does not work. After healing it'll be time for shopping. Just in time for the summer!!
Hey miss lady checking in on you. How are you feeling?
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feeling good, thanks. i have my 6 week f/u monday so I'm prepping for that. cannot wait to get the all clear to sit down forever. I'm taking the bus to ATL & flying back. Uma said I'll be fine sine it will only be 3 days away from 6 weeks. i have some concern with my very lower ab not staying in the wrap so it is not going down like the rest of my stomach. but that area still appears to be swollen to me so I'll let the experts look at it. maybe we can meet up when I'm out there. i get in saturday night
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Hey lady where are you staying? ? Lets do dinner. U probably not doing it tight enough. Will show you what I do to get it to stay. U may need to order a new cincher its $5. Glad ur doing well inbox me ur#
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It's been two months since my BBL with Dr Okoro....

It's been two months since my BBL with Dr Okoro. All of the swelling is gone and I'm loving the new me. This surgery has given me a new found confidence that I've never had or ever imagined having. I'm working on getting my tummy tuck by the end of the year. I can't stay out the mirror looking at my slim waste and natural looking booty. I'VE CREATED A MONSTER!
I am so glad you done this especially after a divorce and overcoming lupus so two hand claps and a snap. You go girl.
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Great results!
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Very nice results!
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14 months later

Sorry I haven't updated in a while- life caught up with me and I've been busy.
14 months since my surgery and I couldn't be happier. I have confidence that I struggled to have for so many years.
Call me shallow but my new body has changed me physically and mentally.
You look good and thanks for updating
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Thanks
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Hey girlie!!! Lookin good baabbyyy..... Lol.
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