I am 26 yr old married mother of 2. I have a...

I am 26 yr old married mother of 2. I have a hernia and dislacerated muscles to be repaired during my tummy tuck. Im only a size 7 but my hernia won't allow me to workout my core without it getting worse. My husband and I are very nervous about the surgery, but we just keep praying everything will be okay. I am excited and can't wait to post my after pics:)

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is insurance paying for any of this bc of the hernia? i have the exact same issue!
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Hello I am excited for you! I am 25 with 5 wonderful kids and I have the same exact problem just as you do with the hernia and muscle. Mine is tuesday and I am nervous as ever you can view my page if you want. I am going to post more pics monday before the surgery so everyone can have an idea of what my stomach looks like befire surgery. Keep in touch and congratulations!
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Omg yours is so soon it'll be over before you know it! I have to check out your before and after pics. Hiw exciting Monday is almost here!

more before pics

TT coming june 3rd!

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i cannot wait to see your results - which will be fantastic! where is your hernia located?
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7 days!!!! : )
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Your going to look awesome!!! Can't wait to see your results!!
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sanctuary ready for me!

I literally have everything ready ladies. Surgery in 3 more days!

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Hope all is well and your recovery is coming along smoothly! Hang in there!
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Impressive!
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Thank you!

pO day3

I'm swollen and sitting down but as you can see I'm super flat!

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Thanks everyone:)
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Congrats u r looking great!
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My stash looked like yours. Way to go!
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4 days po

Swollen but feeling a lot better. I walked and stood for over an hour, showered, snd did my hair. I can see results already though:)

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Wow ur looking great!
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I'm so happy you're doing good!!! You look awesome!!! : )
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Thanks:) I'm so excited I stood in the mirror over an hr just thanking God and staring! My brother sent me a bunch of belly shirts for my bday (the day after ny surgery) I can't wait to get in them!
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13 days po

I have pads on at the top of my undies, but you can see how flat I am. Tried on a belly shirt:)

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I am super prepared too. I go this Friday. Sounds like you were a little anxious - I am too.
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Yes I kept a brave face all the way to the table, but I told the anesthesiologist I was scared and he put me out secs later! You never remember that part of it though you'll be fine!

po day 17

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post op day 15 to 19

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You look great :)
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Beautiful results. You are looking great. WHOOO HOOO!
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Wow your results are awesome!!
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BIKINI TIME!!!! 22 DAYS PO!

I haven't wore a bikini in 10 yrs:)

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Awesome! You are rocking that bikini.
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Thank u so much jocarolina!
You look great! What are you using for compression? Do you still have swelling at times? I am very thankful for your set up pocs that you posted way back pre op. I modeled my recovery area after yours and it was perfect.
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tt po day 27

Form fitting dress. Unfortunately it's for my cousins funeral ; (

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Looking awesome!!!
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You look awesome!!! Love that dress!! : )
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Wow!!! You look incredible!! So happy for you:)
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po day 28

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Looking great! Incredible results.
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Thank u nichole!!!!!
You look amazing! Especially in that pencil skirt/dress which are hard to pull off. Do you still have visible swelling?
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po 1 month

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You look fantastic!
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Thank you kimrap!!!!!
Ok ladies I have a question. I have a couple of events I need to attend and I can't get out of them so, I don't want to wear my binder since its so bulky and uncomfortable not to mention noticeable. Is there an alternative I can wear that can do the same thing?
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po day 33

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I would still wear binder and get a long black flowing skirt that is real popular this summer.
I wear a compression tank top under everything now...I stopped wearing my cg at 3 weeks...I hated it so much. it hurt!!! The tank top is awesome...holds me in and is comfortable and not bulky.
I don't know how far along with recovery you are though...after 3 weeks as long as you are not uncomfortable you should be fine with something tight with less bulk...

po 5 wks and 1 day

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You need to change your profile name to "gotta rockin body"!!! So happy for your fabulous results!
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Thank u so much kimrap!!!!
No more future rockn body... You are hot, girl!!! Congrats, you looking amazing :))
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6 wks!!!!

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7 WKS PO!

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Looking good Girl!!
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Thank u sunnysidenc!!!!!!!
You look really great! Awesome results! I bet you feel amazing! I'm so looking forward to feeling the same way!
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2 months PO

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Look great
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10wks po

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you look fabulous!
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Thank you so much emn!!!!!!!!!

7 5 mile run 3xs a week, it's not just a surgery.... it's a lifestyle!

12 weeks PO

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3months, 3weeks, and 1day

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3month, 3wks

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Looking great and you will continue to look better :)
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Thank you so much firefrm77!!!!!!!!
You look awesome! so tiny.
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7 and a half months

7 and a half months

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Wow u look so good! !!!
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Great results... Congrats...
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THANK YOU CHICALA!!!!!!
Toledo Plastic Surgeon

So far so good, I'll know more after surgery. His staff is excellent! 6wk update- I love my results, my dr is excellent, and his staff is wonderful! !!!!!!

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