This is my new body Journey

After reading so many awesome journeys you women...

After reading so many awesome journeys you women were willing to share and all the beautiful before and after photos I am convinced that I can not live without my surgery!

I plan on having 950cc per butt cheek 200 per hip and 1.5cc in each lip

Let the consultations begin........

If anyone has experience with financing through Care credit with fair credit, I would love to hear about it , I'm nervous to get Declined!

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Thank you I will deftly look into that! @teamplastic!
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You are better off taking out a private loan. Care credit interest rate is quite high. I did that years ago for my breast. Best of luck!
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Starting some before pics

I loved how so many of you bbl women shared before and after photos, you all have given me strength to want to share mine!

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Thanks honeymoore! I checked out their site! I hope I could get no interest if paid in 12 months!
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Hey I have a care credit account and it all depends on what plan the ps office uses care credit has some interest free and some that do charge interest. I started with a $2000 limit and my credit is considered "fair" so just apply and see what they say. Good Luck
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CARE CREDIT

I am just too happy right now! I have been putting off applying to finance my sx because I didn't want to see that big fat word: UNFORTUNATELY..... Blah blah. So I took the plunge, and got approved for 9k! I wanted to share my happiness with you ladies, one step closer to being a big body Judy lol!!! Yay and my journey continues......

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Ugh Before pictures!

I am 7month postpartum I was 200
Lb while pregnant!! I had two kids back to back, when I got down to 140 I realized I lost all my shape??? I hated my body and thought about bbl again, after reading so much on here I was convinced bbl will give me my look back! I gained 10 lbs for my sx in these pics. Do you ladies think I will need a Tt?

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Before photos of my stomach

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My main wish pics

I need my shape to look like these ladies! Talk about perfection in my eyes!

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Better before pics

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Better quality before pics

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If you don't plan on having more kids and don't mind a tummy tuck, you'll get better results if you do a TT with your bbl, but if you are ok with not having a completely flat stomach then you should be ok with just lipo, as long as it's aggressive. My body was somewhat similar to yours, I just had lipo and although I'm only 10 days post op, I'm satisfied with my results.
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Thank you for your imput! I'm reading your journey now.......

Dr. J VS Salma???!???

Andrew Jimerson, MD 
10,300
Lower abdominal, flanks and lower back

Additional add on's;
Hips- $1150
Additional liposuction- $950 per area
Tummy tuck-$5,500

Almost a year wait time! For if you pay cash you can be on "fast track" list and be seen within a few months

Dr Salma
?

I am leaning towards Salma, ugh choosing a doctor is so crucial when getting the body you want! I was going to pick a Doctor in Boston but after discovering this site and all you AMAZING women, I need to see one of these top docs if I want everything to come out right (((the first time))))

Decisions decisions!!!??!???

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I like Salama more. I don't like that Dr. J makes like 10 incisions on the butt, I've seen some nice butts from him but they're all marked up, not what I would want. Plus I've been reading that Dr. J has horrible customer service and if you need anything after sx they never get back to you.
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Oh thanks for that feed back! I have been trying so hard to look closely at every before and after for marks, it's so hard to tell. I'm leaning hard towards Salma, I think I am going with him. I appreciate how much support is on this site, finding it was a blessing!
You're welcome. I mean to each their own but I would hate to have all those marks on my butt. And I feel Salama does amazing work, so I personally would choose him. I agree this site is a true blessing, I don't know what I would have done without all the information, help, and support, in fact, I don't think I would have even gotten my bbl. Lastly I'm sure either if these 2 drs will give you amazing results. Good luck :-)

Before picture of my lips......

As I said I want my lips a little bit more full, and I hate the volume difference on the right side of my bottom lip, no bueno I want to get about 1-1.5cc in each lip. I have heard about mostly bad results for fat transfer to the lips but I am going to just have my own experience, I will be under' anyways why not try, if the fat doesn't take..., oh well at least we tried! Fingers crossed and praying to god!

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TEAM SALMA!

I love that he has a total package price, everything is included to give you the best ass possible. I felt like Dr. J was 'nickel and dime' me extra for this extra for that, specifically most women need fat injected in their hips for best results which is 1150 extra but for Salma is built into his price, I just trust people more who say this is what it is, and are not trying up-sell everything else. They both do wicked awesome work, it all about that paper doe!

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TEAM SALAMA****

No edit button on here?!

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It's official

Feb 7th it's going down.....new body, new ME! I just paid the balance using my care credit card and now I am anxious, 3 months feels like a year away! First it was all about what doctor to go to..... Now I have a new stress, what do I need to buy? What hotel should I stay in? Who/where for my lymphatic massages? How long do I need to get them and how often and how much more is that? Lol so many new questions and anxiety to replace the last one. I just can wait til al this is a memory and I am enjoying my NEW ME! Ahhhhh the research begins. Now I just need to maintain this extra weight I gained for my surgery for 3months.

I am super excited to go to Miami, has anyone been able to enjoy the trip after surgery or is it all recovery mode?! I will have both my boys with me they are both under 2 and my husband so I hope they can enjoy family time out and about with me included.......

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Can't wait to see good luck Hun
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Thank you! I'm so excited!!
Welcome to team salama sis I am 9 months po he changed my life great choice
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I forgot my Big disappointment

Dr. S says he doesn't not stand behind fat transfer to the lips procedure, he said its a waste of money. Maybe it's just me, I want to try anyways if all the fat reabsorbs or whatever, at least I tried. I don't want "duck lips" or implants!! I am going to talk to him more when I go to preop appointment! I was really looking forward to ftl procedure.

I ADDED MY ARMS! Def worth the money, I hope. I added my armpits too. Why go through all this too look on point and leave myself with fat arms I could even loose before with vigorous workouts. I am so looking forward to this.


Looking to start getting everything I need is a little overwhelming, I am trying to focus on one thing at a time so I don't go crazy.
COUNTING DOWN!!!!!!!


----.......I will update before pics of my arms for those who might be interested in the same. It's because of you real self sisters I am
So confident to do the same! Thank you

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More before photos

I am so ready to be on the other side of this, counting down them days!

For those who like to skim read!

I am having lipo of my upper & lower stomach, full back, flanks, and arms (upper and armpits) with fat transfer to the butt (Brazilian butt lift) I am hoping the Dr will change his mind and do fat transfer to the lips, ugh I want that so bad minus all the fake options!

Anyways, I am a horrible blogger, I just write what I feel like that moment!

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That picture laying down actually makes your booty pop. And nothing wrong with just typing what you're feeling at the moment, I think that's actually good.
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Thank you, I hope to have some mountains back there soon ;-). Lmao I got a message that my review was a scattered mess, girl bye! Lol so I wanted to throw a disclaimer on there. Happy thanksgiving!

Before pics I edits my home out of.

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Some of my info

I am 26, I have Irish twins (two kids less than a year apart), I was 199 when I had my last child 6 moths ago and got down to 143, but then I wanted the BBL sx, in the photos I am 153, ((gained weight after reading about needing fat for best results)) the challenge for me is keeping the weight on I keep going back to 149/150 no matter what I eat!!! I have been eating rice and beans and Italian subs like crazy! I am def one of those people who look amazing and clothes and horrible naked. All I want is to wear a bikini again and look good naked!!

I need to starting taking that vitamin C 1,000 ugh I have been so lazy to start buying stuff........

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Hey mama good luck in your journey! :) Have you considered Restylane or Juvaderm injections in your lips? Even though it's technically 'temporary,' depending upon your body the reabsorption rate is very slow and you may love the look.
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I'm still debating, I'm going to beg him for the fat transfer to lips when I get there and then if he still says no, I just started researching those options
Congrats lady. You will look great. Your time is almost here. I have my day with Dr.G in May. Was there an additional cost for the armpits? Girl, mine are awlful.lol
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Dr. Yily you are a little two late mama

Now I get a response after 6weeks;

Quote Total: $ 4,800 USD

The above quote total includes the following procedures:

· Tummy Tuck
· Liposuction of the abdomen, full back, armpits, flanks, arms, inner thighs and waist
· Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) via fat grafting to the buttock


Maybe I will go there for my TT breast lift next year, can't beat those prices

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You won't Need a tt when salama gets through with you
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Praying to god! I'm going to be good with post care! Your my role model!!

I loved my hip to waist ratio

Before I had kids I had nice butt and hips I posted a pic and cut most myself out for obvious reasons, I guess this is my wish pic cause I know it realistic since it's me lol, I want this SX to hurry up and be here already!!!!

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Nice! I'm pretty sure Dr. Salama will give you your shape back, and some more.
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Waist Cincher

Is this the what I should get or should I get the Vest?

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I hope you get the results you want from you BBL lol i want good results also.
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Thanks! I am sure you will look amazing!
U going to look fierce bc SALAMA don't play he is the business in FLORIDA....GOOD LUCK CHICA
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Breastfeeing Dilemma

As I sit here breastfeeding my 8 month old son, I am so sad that they want me to stop for my SX. We have such a Bond, such a connection when I am feeding him. I will honestly miss every moment, even those 4am feedings lol. Plus I still give milk to my 2 year old, man this was the hardest part in making my decision to have the BBL now or waiting til next year.

I am off work until summer, so it only makes sense to bang it out now when I have plenty of time to recover, hide and "workout" then slowly reveal my body.


Anyways

2MONTHs LEFT WHOOT WHOOT
So excited on that note my family member is letting me stay with them for free for 30 days with my kids to help me. Man am I happy and excited to have almost 2,000 plus on not having to stay in a hotel, god is so good!

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You're going to look amazing, I can tell by those lips you are gorgeous! Whatever you do, make sure you can be well looked after with those little ones around you.
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Awwww thanks mama!
Hey girlie goodluck, i pray everything turns out perfect. its a hard recovery but so worth it. Also about the lips I have gotten juvederm 3 times in my life and after my last one which was 3 yrs ago my lips stayed big. Idk how or why but its awesome, so if he still decides not to do it, u always have juvderm.
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How am I going to pull this off..

So as you may know, I am bringing my two infant children and my husband with me. I can stop thinking about how am I going to make this look like a regular family vacation, hmmmm I'm getting my arms done and need to keep the sleeves on at all times, I am going to have to be mostly covered up! But Miami is nakid city, lol daaaaammmnnn! I'm over here stressing. I mean I don't even know what to pack???? My regular clothes or all these big moomoo Clothes? Ugh.....

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Tic toc tic toc your time is coming fast don't get discouraged you can always pump, Its going to be worth it in the end you will love your results
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Thank you for the positive encouragement mama!
Dr S has amazibg results but he also burned a lot of girls, including myself. Too bad i only found the great reviews before the surgery and only now after i wrote my story girls stared messaging me telling me about their experience.
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Happy New Year ALL my BBL sisters!!

Love you all! You made this life changing surgery a possibility in my eyes, I appreciate every single honest story and each one of you ladies for putting yourself out there for other women!

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Spiritual Guidence!

After reading these recent burn stories, I am just nervous, plain and simple, true or not, just it being out there into the universe, ugh why?????? Well I am going to see a Medium who has been right on so many specific things! After saving the $200 let's hope she gives me the answers I am looking for! ..... I will update you all when I see her!

*she told me my cousin was pregnant, weeks before he even knew and that he is having a girl (counting down to jan8 th when his girl finds out the sex)

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Happy New Year! The burns certainly are scary, in a way I'm glad I didn't know this was a possibility otherwise I might have thought about not going through with it. Looking forward to hearing about your session.
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Happy New Year! I feel the same way! I almost wish I didn't know so it wasn't something tugging on my decision. I think I would want to know if more people were being seriously injured. Ughhhh. Pry for me girl.
I will be keeping you in my prayers, hope the medium can shed some light and give you some peace of mind.

Heeeelp ladies lymphatic massages in FL

I am staying in Miami and fourt Myers for 2 months to recover, I have no clue where to get my massages at a affordable price. It's covered under my insurance but had no luck finding anyone who takes it down there! Ugh so I'm trying not to pay crazy out of pocket.

Where did you go? Miami or Fort Myers....

Any help is much appreciated

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Your date is fast approaching, have you started gathering supplies? Did u have your session with the medium yet?
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Hey girl! Thanks for checking in on me! I have not seen the medium yet, $200 is a lot for a 30mins. So kinda still debating. I am trying to gather things but that list for some reason it's so overwhelming! I did get chux pads and scar guard (but returned it) what did u use on your scars again?

Yay Apartment booked

I just booked my apartment 2 min drive from Salama office! Yay me! I used Airbnb.com great resource for saving money and feeling more like at home! I paid 489 for 7 days not bad at all, the rest of my time I will be staying with familgia

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Good luck thats a great deal
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Thanks mama!! :-)
Good luck
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THE COUNTDOWN less than 2WEEKS!!

hello Ladies,
I am getting so amped for my sx! i haven't been thinking about it much, having 2 infants, I am to busy with them to even think about it, and boooom now I'm less than 2 weeks pre-op. wow some things i bought/packing for sx;


-chux pads
-medical tape and gauze
-10 maxi dresses
-slip on shoes
-5 fitted shirt (Doctors order, for under garment)
-jacket (I'm getting my arms done so will be wear jean jacket with dress to hide the compression sleeves) plus it looks cute
-foam roll to sit on
-iron 65mg and Vitamin C 500mg (need to take before sx and at least 14 days after sx)
-whey protein
-Lipo-Foam Sheets (amazon)
-Razor/Shave Gel
-Prescriptions/ Pain Meds (Dr. S, he mailed them in the packet, covered by my insurance)
-Tylenol PM
-Arnica Montana Tablets (Salama Gives)
-Arnica Massage Gel
-Bromelain 500 mg
-Iron Pills 150 mg
-Vitamin C 1000 mg
-Colace (stool softener)
-Antibacterial Body wash
-Dial Antibacterial Soap
-Sugar Scrub: sugar & olive oil (Pre sx shower)
-ScarGuardMD
-Nivea q10 Firming Lotion/ Cocoa Butter
-Neosporin
-Peroxide/ Alcohol Pads
-Cotton Balls/ Q-Tips
-Latex Gloves
-Pads (thick ones)
-"P EZ"
-Eyeglasses/ Sunglasses
-Hat
-Big Panities/ Boy Shorts
-Cute Panties
-Sports Bra
-Fitted/Smooth Tshirts
-Leggings (not sure if u can wear these yet)
-Sleep Shirts
-Robe/ Moo Moo
-Shoes (1)
-Slippers/ Footies
-Lanyard/ Safety Pins (for drains)
-Shea Butter Baby Wipes (can’t live w/out these, surgery or no surgery—gotta have em)
-Long Loofah
-Surgical Board/ Abdominal Board (Salama Gives)
-Pastry Roller
-Toothbrush/ toothpaste
-Deodorant
-Hair Scarf
-Flip Flops, slip on shoes
-Benadryl/ Hydrocortisone Cooling Relief Gel
-Baby Oil and coconut oil
Thermometer
-Sore Throat Spray
-Cell Phone Charger
-iPad/ laptop Charger
-Fleece Throw Blanket
-Boppy Pillow (Salama gives)
-Wedge Pillow (not sure if I really need this)
-Yoga Mat
-High Density Foam Roller
-Sphere Shaped Pillow (I cut my high density foam roller to the length of the sphere shaped pillow, wrapped a towel around the foam roller and insert it into the pillow, sow it shut, place under thighs and wha-la. You can also use a yoga mat if you don’t want to use the high density foam rollers). i will be coping this
-Purex Washer Sheets/ Tide Pods (not a big and bulky as detergent)
-what-EVER Spray (best disinfectient ever)
-Director's Chair ($39 Wal-Mart) Booty hangs of back of chair
-Foldable Chair (sit in chair, outline where booty stops, cut booty opening, place Boppy pillow in chair and sit down without really sitting down)
-Small Step Stool
-Heating Pad
-Massages: 10 total (2 included in pckg) While in FL, I will be getting massages once I’m back home as well, they are covered by my insurance at home couldn't find anyone in FL who takes my insurance for it.
-Squeem Miracle Vest (amazon)
-Water/ Gatorade
-Low sodium soups
-Low Saltine Crackers
-Ginger Ale
-Pineapples/ Pineapple Juice

THERE IS A WHOLE FOODS RIGHT ACROSS FROM SALAMA OFFICE!!!! I am so excited, i will buy my food there when i fly down.
Some things I have already purchased, but most things will be purchased while in FL.Show less

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Good luck! Wow some list you have! I bought things as I needed them! Wish I would have done like you! May God keep you safe!
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Thank you for your blessings! I need all I can get lol
Great list! I'm copying your's! Excited for you! Can'y wait to see how your lips turn out!
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I would like to take the time to say thank you

I feel prepared and fully ready for my surgery! I know I probably repeated things on my list, I got most of my stuff from these supportive lovely ladies!

Hunnywingz
Mesan
Bigbottytinywaist
D'swifey

A few others

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Thanks for the shout-out, but you deserve more credit, you've done a fantastic job researching and preparing. I'm very excited for you, your day is fast approaching :-D
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Iron

These babies right here got my Hgb at 14.3

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Ty girly how much should the iron be
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12.5 or higher 13.0 or higher for D. R or so I read
Ok ty. Did this brand make u constipated cuz i heard iron does

PRE-Op today

Shit got real, I have a 7:30am appointment yay! First of the day WHOOT WHOOT lol

SALAMA PROVIDES THE LIPOFOAM and Boppy pillow......!

I wish I never purchased this! But anyways ladies I hope this saves someone from buying it! (I don't know about other Dr.'s)

I can't believe I will be having this BBL, I am very excited but at the same time my flight and first few days here have been horrible and I almost want to call it off. I won't. Ahhhh BBL here I come....


.Pry for me girls!!!!!!!

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Good luck hun. Are you kidding youre almost salamafied dont call it off
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I'm alive will update later

What do you ladies think?

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Congrats. You got a phatty!
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Thank you!
Look at that butt girl congrats
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Very swollen but feeling great

Day of sx I was in pain but mostly just nauseous and tired. I walk every time I woke up and I am not a fan of Lentil Soup, but he recommended it for a reason, I feel it helping me heal and even having a few spoonfuls at a time helped the most for my nausea. I also never drink anything but water and I sure was asking for the gateraid real quick cause water makes me feel like I am going to vomit (just the first day). Over all my recovery is way better than I expected so far, hope it's this easy the rest of the time. I still didn't poop yet, I am scared lol. I will update again later.

Main things of importance;
Salama provides lipofoam, Boppy pillow, compression socks, 2 water proof sheets to put on your bed, straps under the buttock to help with rounding it out.

Gateraid and lentil soup are also important

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Damn is right
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Wow it looks even bigger in the new pictures! I'm so happy for you. Hope your recovery continues going smoothly.
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I had a BM

It's wasn't to bad, I did it standing up. One was so hard I put on a glove and put a finger up there to help break it up! I don't care it worked and made pooping manageable,y thighs hurt more than anything. The pineapple does help a lot with swelling wich I had on my right side of my face and chin/neck. I have post-op tomorrow. Keep you ladies up to date! Muahz love all you vets and your grate tips that helped me feel prepared for this! I hope I can help even one person!

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Hahahaha thanks girl
Thanks girl! I am surprised how good my recovery is so far. Fingers crossed it stays smooth!

Pumping & recovery

Pumping is very hard, it drains you, but still manageable. I pump every time if get up to wall, I'm so scared to loose my milk supply 0-o
But for the ladies who don't want to stop breastfeeding: store as much milk as you can, I brought 50 bags cause you need to pump and dump, but it is still possible too continue breastfeedong after you are off all the meds, as long as you keep up your supply!

In other new the P-Ez was worth every penny! I love that I don't have to squat to pee, men have it so easy lol.

Talk soon on my way to post-op

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Sis, it will soon be your time! It's been a long time coming and I know change is gonna come!! Yayyyy
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Oops, you have ad the procedure! Yayy! Happt healing!

First no garment pic

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Hope for the best! Happy healing!
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Thanks girl
I thought they had told you to stop breast feeding a couple months ago.
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Eat low sodium ladies

I had a few salty chips, and arms and hands are balloons!!

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You look amazing. I love your results
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You look amazing. I love your results
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Thanks mama

Riding around with the family

This is actually very comfortable. My husband hand picked a mini van that would accommodate me lying down and the two kids in the way back. He is the best! Love him

I finally got my arm compression sleeves today, feels so much better with them on!

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You look terrific. Wow, I love the projection. I did the same thing. I took the hubby and infant with me as well. It was great little vacation. What about your lips? I have a real self sister who had the fat transfer to her lips and they look great. She wants to add a little more but they really look good now. Check out her page. LadyB2011. Best wishes.
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Thanks mama, I am so happy they are here with me, it makes it a tiny bit overwhelming for my husband to take care of all 3 of us but so worth it to stay a together! Salama doesn't support that fat to lip transfer, so I didn't get it but I will find someone who will do it, yes ladyB2011!! Her review is what made me need to have that done to my lips in the first place lol hers look perfect and one other bbl sista who got lips done too! Thanks for the comment! Stay blessed!
Your results are amazing I'm waiting for my quote, can't wait.
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On my way to first massage

Wish me luck ladies!! Hide my drains in my bra so going out wasn't to weird I'm stiff but not bludgung anywhere funky except the cement walking behind me! Lol

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Omg thats my dream body. Getting results like this will make the healing process easier so happy for u
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Omg that means so much! Lol to go from hating your body to loving it is such a amazing feeling, I can't wait for you to get there too!
Your looking amazing now I could only imagine how awesome your going to look after !!!
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Second Massage today yay!

My booty still holding at 46" hope she doesn't go down to much

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U look incredible!
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Omg you look amazing!!! What were your measurements before and after? Wow 46" booty is awesome. Your out of garment pic is incredible. Glad u are well!
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Congrats your booty looks amazing.
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Busy dealing with this

Update soon

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Oh that looks uncomfortable. I know you be happy when the drains come out.
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Thanks mama
Thank you so much pre-op was at 42" but he contoured and fixed a lot. He did his thing!

Start to a infection

Dr. Salama has been there for me, gave me his cell phone to be able to have been contact. He prescribed a antibiotic and a cream to protect my "wound"

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Awwwe. Hope this heals quickly doll.
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Thank you!
Yes!

Ugh real self! Deleted my review twice

So I feel like I haven't done a solid update in a while.

My first massage I was ticklish,
My second massage was painful but not unbearable. I am kinda nervous to get my third massage, lol.

I went to the mall at coconut point for some shopping, great place (far from Miami)

My drain started to smell and had tiny bit of puss coming out, and was super red, causing some stomach cramping, my cousin saved the day went and purchased iodine and antiseptic spray (I noticed it had lidocaine in it, came in handy later)

Now I usually have a high tolerance for pain but when you touch my drain tube at all it was extremely painful, so best believe right before they were about to even touch my front drain to take it out, I prayed the heck out of it with the antiseptic (lidocaine) spray til it was completely numb. I thought I had the upper hand numbing most the pain, boy was I wrong this drain to me was nothing like removing the back drain, which was nothing more than a discomfort followed by nausea. She was cutting out the wire stitched to my skin, which I didn't really feel because of the spray, then she started to tug and pull, omg, my whole insides felt like some was in there filleting me from inside getting ready to grill up a slab of my tummy, after she took out the drain I threw up, I wonder if anyone else had this experience. I will never forget this!

It's been a roller coaster of things the last week.

My husband left, huge disappointment! He had to get back to work. I miss him so much, we have not slept away from each other in over 9.5 years, this is hard! Now just me the boys and my cousin, this is even harder, lol. I don't sleep much or rest, from missing my man to taking care of my boys!

I feel like this review is all over the place, I am getting better.

You can see where the drain was in my tummy, it's raised above my skin, even with massages and self massage. My arms are lumpy, I hope this changes, at this point my arms were not worth the aggravation, Surgeon's say it takes a long time to see end results in the arms, so let's see.

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In other news

I am enjoying my body so far no more annoying sweaty rolls on my back, ahhhh freedom, and I'll never look back! Can't wait to start working this body out!

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How I get around

So now that my rental is gone and sitting in the passenger seat is soooo uncomfortable, I came up with this! A stool and pillow in the trunk of my cousins mini SUV, it sucks but, it sucks much less than being uncomfortable upfront with my foam roll, which I will be forced to do when I get home, cause two car seats in a coupe, that's my only option

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I'm sorry the last couple days have been rough, just focus on the end result, I promise you the sacrifices will be worth it. You look amazing!
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Your results are amazing you just keep getting better and better.
Thanks mama

A little before and after

A little before in after wearing the same Capri pants

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Oh girly thanks for updating it makes us prepare mentally. I can see a huge difference, cant wait :))))
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Hope u feeling better
Thanks! I'm excited your up next for all this! You are going to love your body so much....

Woke up this morning to a jiggly butt

I am so happy! And my man comes back Wednesday! I am on cloud nine.......can't wait to sit though :-/

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Added my old squeem

Today I added my queen to my garment regiment. Being that it is size M It was so loose, I made it smaller about an inch by tailoring it about a inch smaller.

1. Ab board with foam on top
2. Foam on sides and back
3. Garment
4. Squeem

No longer wearing a tshirt under everything, I actually feel better without it. (I read on Bigbootytinuwaist journey Dr. S said don't need it around this time)

I am still caring for my drain site. It has gotten better since Dr. S prescribed the cream and Antibiotics, I care for it twice a day and pills 3x a day). I feel like maybe if I cleaned it better in the beginning when it's kinda annoying taking your garment off, I wouldn't have had a infection, who knows, it's getting better and that is all that matters.

My arms are still lumpy and my lower abdomin is very hard and tight regardless of constant massage, heat and lymphatic massage, hope this changes soon.....

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Happy to hear your drain site is better and that your hubby will be joining you again. Isn't it incredible how even in sweat pants the new booty looks fabulous!? :-)
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Yes!!!!! Ahhhh thanks!! I just want to try on a bunch of clothes but I am never out of this garment. Lol when were u able to go without he garment for a while to hit up the mall or something?
I had a binder which was really bulky, I was approved to switch to spanx at 18 days, that's when I started going in public & went shopping 3 days that week. It's the best feeling in the world, everything u try on will look great!

Damn females me hating

Yo the struggle is real for these girls, I always applaud a good looking women, I thought it was bad before now with this ass damn these females burning holes in my back! Lmao *shakes them off* too funny

If you don't like what u got don't hate cause someone else do......

APPLAUD A BAD bitch!!!!

Rant over lol I'm done

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Pics please :)))))
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I had my last post op today

I love all the women at this office man Salama hired a great team nome, NANCY!!, Evelyn are all amazing sweet women! I have to give it up to Salama for giving me my perfect me!

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Your transformation is amazing!!! You look awesome
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Thank you so much
Oh my LORD you look AMAZING. Thank you SO much for the details
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Woke up smaller

I wake up and my garment is loose agin on my tummy. The guy I got at massage envy in Aventura (Edgar or Javier) used extremely hard pressure which felt amazing and slightly uncomfortable compared to all the other massages. He said I had a lot of fluid and a good tip incase you didn't know already you should have 8oz water before and after every massage to help move extra fluid to draining sites in the body. So until I have time when my kids sleeping tonight to sew my garment and faja tighter I used my robe rope to put more pressure where I want it. So I have the ab board, lipo foam, garment, faja, and robe rope lol, I can't breath! How long did you ladies wear lipo foam for? Results keep getting better already planning my mini tummy tuck and breast lift with Salama for next year this time, can't wait. I also can't wait to be able to start working out, They told me at 6weeks I can start.

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Wow ma! You look incredible! He did his thang (as always). Love the robe tie! Haha! Whatever works!
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Look at you all crafty, kudos for being so creative in your recovery!
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Lmao thanks! With 2 infants running around you gotta make ish work lol

Just got a small squeem

Just got a small squeem and I already have to sew it in 1.5", who complaining, NOT ME! Lol

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Thank you, he sure did, so happy!

Today

With garment, foam, and faja on..... My waist is at 28" now was just at 30" after sx, swelling is real, you will get smaller if you follower your doctors advice on what they want you to do. They know what works for their patients based off previous results and patients, so listen and follow to a T. Salama is a booty god!

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Wow girly you made my day, the way your booty looks makes it all worth it
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Girl it is so worth it!!! I am beyond happy with DrSALAMA!
You are looking fabulous hun! Aw I wish I had a 28", but your waist is still going to shrink some more. Good advice, we get excellent ideas from this site but at the end of the day we MUST follow our own dr's orders.
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Woke up to a smaller butt

I hope it gets better with "fluffing" I am now 46"

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No one can tell......

Since I have been home no noticed anything, should I be happy or sad???? HAPPY DAH!!! Lol I would rather know it looks natural(SALAMA MADE MY BUTT FOR MY BODY NOT A WISH PIC) that is what I asked for I want a better version of myself. I just CANT WAIT TO SIIIIITTTTT! Lol I have stools in my kitchen so I fake sitting I front of the family easy but now I just wanna kick back on the couch with them and watch a movie or something! Lol I am happy to be back home!!

My man surprised me with a trip back to Miami for the weekend no kids, hmmmmm I wonder what his end game is, lol no as he is a man, what do you expect! Hahaha

Love all you ladies for all your support and great tips that have helped me through this amazing experience

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Btw! Major props to you for trying to keep beat feeding! That was the hardest thing ever for me. I tried with both kids but could only do it for 6 weeks each. It was so painful for me. Bless you for pumping this whole time in order to still be able to do that for your babe. It's the best snuggle time. Totally different bottle feeding. Lucky you still get to share that with your lil boo. :)
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It was such a hard painful beginning, I wanted to give up so bad everyday but after about a month your nipples and you get used to it then the bond is amazing, I wish they had a forum for new breast feeding moms because I have failed and succeeded and have a lot of information to offer on that lol. The snuggle time is the BEEEESSST!!! I give credit to moms trying at all, 6 weeks is better than nothing, to think in my birthing class some girls said breast feeding is disgusting..,,ahhhh how funny!
Hey sweet thang! How the heck did I miss your shout out in January? Thank you so much gurl. That's really sweet of you. I have got so much help from your review. You have made my journey so much easier. Thank you. You look so great and I can't believe no one has noticed your new asset!?!? Your waist is so tiny and your booty is huge (and oh so yummy!) ;) I definitely agree that it does look very natural and goes prefectly with your frame. Sexy mama!! Xoxo
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How a got around

There was no pressure on my butt at all, I wish I had knee and elbow pads many times during my recovery but at home with all my family here they would ask, I would which back and fourth between the roll with the pillow and the stool with the pillow whenever I got uncomfortable, now I drive with a pillow on my back and soft yoga Matt right under my thighs (Mesan recommendation for driving) this is now comfortable for me, much more than in the beginning

Incase I didn't say so in my review when I used the bathroom, I used a thick towel rolled up under my thighs and peeEz was a life saver

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Booty looking good.
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Thank you
Disgusting?? Can we say ISSUES! Lol.. :) that's what we have boobs for! Silly ppl... I think it's awesome you are able to give your 2 yr old breast milk too. Your babies will be so healthy!

My recovery with two kids

I have to be honest getting the bbl, my experience was no more than a quick annoyance nothing more, I don't know if it is because I have a high tolerance of pain or having some percs, but it wasn't painful for me at all, more uncomfortable from stiffness, for me I have been good and stuck to no sitting but with two kids running around I have been bending over since week 1, when your a mom you have no choice but to care for your kids, I hope it doesn't lead to volume loss but at the end of the day I have been strict to no sitting and DR. SALAMA has given me a body I would not have been able to achieve on my own, so either way I love my change!

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Look good girl!!
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Thanks
You look really good......
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All I want to do is SIT

Nothing has changed much just a little more swelling has gone Down and the line across the bottom of my belly is fading with deep massage and heat. I am dreaming about sitting, I just can't wait for this last week to be over!!! Also, can't wait to wear jeans!!

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I am considering getting a MM

Mommy Makeover

BL AND TT (mini) I really want them to tighten my stomach muscles, we'll I will make a new review for that I guess, I am thinking about Dr. Hughes I am liking his work, any suggestions for the mommy make over message me or write below? Thanks ladieS

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Everything is the same

I feel back to my self expect with the whole not sitting and laying on my back which after read mseans update I will hold off til month 3 why the hell not I made it this far, what's another month or so...... I started waist training and it freaking works my waist is ridiculous right now 25" I don't think it could get any smaller at this point my butt is still at 45.5" so down 1/2 of swelling in my opinion. This whole experience is just amazing and life changing.

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Hey hun when u get a chance can post some pics so we can see what 25" looks like?
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Hey hun happy to hear things are mostly back to normal. Time will go by fast so definitely hold off for sitting prolonged periods of time, u can sit just limit it as much as u can. Btw your measurements are ridiculously amazing!
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Yes I'm trying thanks for all the tips girl!!! Thank you I have been a mad women in the gym lol!

Update

I will post some pics this week

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You look great! Wow 25" waist. I would like to know what that feels like
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One more I took a week ago

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Looking good love, keep up the good work!
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Thanks girl!!
Amazing shape! Salama did an awesome job on you! :)
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As requested

This is what 25" looks like when I eat salty food it goes up to 26" easy but when I'm strict it's a firm 25" I cut myself and surrounding out for obvious reasons. But SALAMA DID THAT WERK!!!

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Beautiful results!!!
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Thank you, your results look great, I want a mini TT BL next ugh lol
Thank You!!!!

My BbL shopping list

-Big sweat pants
-Plain tshirts
-Yoga pants
-Lentil soup
Gateraid
-Heating pad
-P Ez
-Half foam roll
-Chux pad (Salama supplied)
-Foam (was also supplied)
-Faja (so glad I had this, I wore it while washing my cg to maintain compression/ I would shower use heating pad and massage then put the faja until my cg was dry)
-medical tape and gauze
-5 fitted shirt (Doctors order, for under garment)
-whey protein
-Razor/Shave Gel
-Prescriptions/ Pain Meds (Dr. S, he mailed them in the packe)
-Iron Pills 150 mg
-Vitamin C 1000 mg
-Colace (stool softener)
-Dial Antibacterial Soap
-Sugar Scrub: sugar & olive oil (Pre sx shower) I still do this on my tummy
-ScarGuardMD
-Nivea q10 Firming Lotion
-Neosporin
-Cotton Balls/ Q-Tips
-Pads (thick ones)
-Eyeglasses/ Sunglasses
-Sports Bra
-Sleep Shirts
-Robe
-Abdominal Board (Salama Gives)
-Toothbrush/ toothpaste
-Deodorant
-Hair Scarf
-Flip Flops, slip on shoes
-Baby Oil and coconut oil
-Boppy Pillow (Salama gives)
-Yoga Mat
-High Density Foam Roller
-what-EVER Spray (best disinfectient ever)
-Massages: my suggestion is to have these already set up home and there.

Well I kept my list short because I didn't use much at all, everyone is different


My update:
Nothing new still not sitting or sleeping on sides or back at all, still some swelling, doing full workouts, waist training, juicing and eating healthy

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Fantastic results!!! You go girl!!!
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Looking great!!!
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Tingling = fluffing?

My Butt has not itch tingled or anything until now.....is this fluffing????

God it is kinda annoying, it feels like your itchy on the inside mixed with tingle sensation that ping pings in a ton of different places!

Weird.

Anyways nothing new to report, I still do not sit sleep on my butt or sides, size is the same. It has dropped a tiny bit and looks completely natural

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Looking great! Whats the difference between a cg and faja?
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Thanks girl! Compression garment is a body suit for after surgery or other and a faja is a corset
Thank you!

Ugh had to sit today

It was hard not to put some pressure on my butt, but oh well I guess I am flirting with sitting a lot more now.... More than 2 months in

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Hey!! Great results .. Question im getting a bbl but i have to goto work after 2 weeks in a 20 min drive to work and 30 min drive home gojng to ruin my ass:( i stand all day at work though!
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I've seen girls use their foam roll and boppy pillow in their car just like with any other seat.
Don't worry to much girl. Looking back a rolled up yoga mat and towel and boppy worked awesome! The only reason the foam roll didn't work for me, I got the full foam roll instead of the half so after mins my legs would go numb.

All my pics disappeared ????

Sorry I have been so busy and got unmotivated after all my pics disappeared!!
Anyways. My body feels 100% I get that burning tight skin feeling in all lipoed areas. Still don't sit much if at all and still only sleep on my tummy. My butt is at firm 44.5 inches

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Hi! Have you paid off care credit yet? How has your experience with care credit been?:)
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I thought we can sit at 6 weeks
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