Day 7 Post Op - Fort Lauderdale, FL

Even though I'm in a lot of pain, I'm so happy I...

Even though I'm in a lot of pain, I'm so happy I did the tummy tuck. I can't wait for the swelling to go down so I can truly see the results. I am 38 yrs old mother of 4 beautiful children. I had my tummy tuck June 15th. I have been looking forward to this surgery since I had my last child....and she is turning 7 next month. I can't wait to feel sexy again. My husband tells me I'm beautiful but I am doing this for myself. I wish everyone else lots of luck on their surgery and recovery :)

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It's day 5 post op and I'm not taking pain pills....

It's day 5 post op and I'm not taking pain pills. I'm dealing with the pain and discomfort. I can't wait to get the drain removed on Saturday.

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hello, you are soooooo lovely
i like that attitude : i am in pain but I'm happy :)) no regrets :))
indeed the best decision :
you already look good , hang in there
Enjoy your beautiful result
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U look good ladie look at your waist line.
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Once you get the drain removed. You will feel a little better. Make sure your getting up and moving around too. That helps to get everything circulating. I notice the more I laid down the worse I felt. I never had any pain though, just discomfort. It takes a lot of patience. I'm still swollen with fluids on me at 7 weeks. Going out today to exercise for the first time.
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Yes I'm still in pain but I've been depressed...

Yes I'm still in pain but I've been depressed about my stretch marks and round shape for years. I can'[t believe I finally decided to get a tummy tuck with lipo and hernia repair. I'm really happy with the results but OMG THE PAINNNNNN!!! I'm so glad I read this forum prior to surgery because it gave me a realistic view of what to expect.

First week was really rough...they finally removed the drain today...day 7. I probably have to go back to in a few days...wish I could stay home longer.

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Looking Fab!!! :-)
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You look very nice. Good results!
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Hi kenia :). You look beautiful! Congratulations!
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