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I Appear 3 Months Pregnant After Six Weeks Post Tummy Tuck.
- updated 3 years ago
- Not Worth It
- Cost: $9,000
I had a full abdominoplasty with muscle tightening...
- 10 Jan 2010
I had a full abdominoplasty with muscle tightening six weeks ago. I tried to put on my regular pants only to find that I cannot zip them up. I weighed myself and weigh less than I did before the procedure. Becoming panicked I had my husband look at my stomach without the binder and we both agree that I look like I did when I was 3 months pregnant. In fact, the only pants that I can wear are maternity ones. I cannot believe that my abdomen is fuller than it was prior to the surgery. The pubis mons area seems much larger too.
(Pros)Skin is tight.
(Cons)Belly button looks abnormally small with raised stitches. Abdomen appears distended.
I had loose skin and abdominal fat after having 3 children.
What is going on? Could I still be swollen? Has...
- 21 Jan 2010
My Doctor: name not provided
She is a very competent and careful surgeon in terms of addressing the muscle tightening however I don't believe she focused enough on the aesthetic nature of the procedure, which was of great importance to me.