I waited way to long to have this done & get my self esteem back! - Knoxville, TN

I had a full tummy tuck wit muscle repair, muffin...

I had a full tummy tuck wit muscle repair, muffin top removal & breast aug. under muscle 400 CC silicone 1/31.


i am gonna be 45 in a few weeks and have wanted/needed a TT since i was 20, never had boobs. im only 4 weeks post op.


I wanted to pay cash so no monthly payments and no fiancial hits & it seemed liike everytime i had te $$ the kids needed somethiing, or a car broke or whatever. you now how it goes.


i wish i would have done this years ago. my self esteem has skyrocketed, already i feel better about myself. NO PAIN just weird stingers,burning & twinging here & there. discomfort but not pain. i had 2 c-sections and was covered in scars.. ill keep you all updated on my pics & ill tell you what I HAVE THE BEST PRE-OP NEEDS LIST you can imagine!!

Finally got my computer to cooperae. I just loaded...

finally got my computer to cooperae. I just loaded pics from Pre op to 1 month post of. full body lift, muscle repair TT & boob job

I'm now 5 weeks post op.. here are some...

I'm now 5 weeks post op.. here are some before/after photos i did @ 4 weeks.. thought i would share!

So i am 6 weeks today!! WOOHOO FOR ME!! I am still...

so i am 6 weeks today!! WOOHOO FOR ME!! I am still "puffy" from my belly button through my hips. i just fit into my first pair of jeans- it was uncomfortable cause they restricted me & felt weird, but it felt good! Ill post some new pics this weekend! my boobs- still a 34D-**LOVE** them!!

'll be 7 weeks tomorrow. It feels like its been...

'll be 7 weeks tomorrow. It feels like its been longer cause i just wanna heal. i tried some jeans on, that night my hips felt bruised & my belly button was irritated- not ready yet. I finall am able o sleep on my side, the boobs still havent quite figured that part out, but my belly doesnt feel as bad. im still wearing spanx/corset 24/7. my newgel strips have my incisions looking amazing. my tummy is super flat- im still numb fom hip to hip & bellly button to hair line. love love love my new boobs- i bought a bikini too!! NO REGRETS AT ALL!! BEST thing ive ever done for myself/my self esteem!!

Here's a link to my post of MUST HAVES/MUST...

Here's a link to my post of MUST HAVES/MUST DO/NEEDS for those of you like me with limited help!
http://www.realself.com/forum/okafter-requests-my-list-before-surgery

LATEST PIC UPLOADED OF MY NEW BODY!! Taken @ 9...

LATEST PIC UPLOADED OF MY NEW BODY!! Taken @ 9 weeks post op. im still swollen around the frontpart of my scar- using a 100 spf so i can tan! But OMG~ LOVE the new body!
Knoxville Plastic Surgeon

looked for may years, and did many interviews in several states, and doing research he was the best one of them all. ive been to several consults in 4 states. I AM extremely happy I waited til i foundthe perfect one. DR. DAVID REATH, Knoxville,TN is just the best! everything from hm personally, his staff, his office. i ABSOLUTELY LOVE him & HighLY HIGHLY recommend him

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