Getting Rid of my Little Secret - California - Feeling great...just waiting for my scar to fade
- updated 1 year ago
I'm a 5'5" 110 lb mother of two teens...
- 2 Jan 2012
- 1 day pre
I'm a 5'5" 110 lb mother of two teens. I have always been slim and my weight hasn't changed much since I was in high school, except for when I was pregnant. I got huge!! I gained 50 lbs with each pregnancy and both babies were over 9 lbs. Guess my skin wasn't so stretchy.
My belly looks yucky. See for yourself. Eww, right? I'm having this surgery for ME. Sure, I may look fine with clothes on, I just tuck my loose skin in my jeans, wear a long shirt, and nobody knows, but I do.. I'm tired of feeling embarrassed in a two piece swimsuit and I want something back that I haven't seen in almost 20 years - my belly button.
Tomorrow is the big day! I'm not feeling so scared right now. I hope all goes well :)
I made it!!! I'm finally feeling good enough to...
- 5 Jan 2012
- 2 days post
One month post op today. I feel great and I'm so...
- 3 Feb 2012
- 1 month post
I'm standing up straighter now, but I still have a ways to go. I can't arch my back so my butt is flat and I my upper body is still leaning forward. I can see that I'm progressing so I'm not too worried about it, but I must admit it's my biggest complaint. I was very flexible and active before my TT. I miss it. I could do cartwheels before and I plan on doing them again...hopefully by the summer...and while wearing a bikini, of course :D