Been thru a lot finally getting to the end. It's been a long road.

I am 30 no kids and tired of not looking like I...

I am 30 no kids and tired of not looking like I feel. Been doing research on this for a few years but don't want to just go this the first Doc that tells me yes. I have been told I will need a TT but I plan to have kids one day and don't want to waste my money. I have been saving for years and buying supplies as I go. Bag has been packed for a year now with now where to go. I know the results that I want and will not settle for less. Dr Cabrel is the King of barbies but traveling out of the country is scary to me. Also spending $10,000 or more is too!!! I figure look good for now and if I want more wait till after kids and go all in.

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He saw a beautiful
You are right about Dr Cortez, plus his prices are not good compared to the work he does. I can't go to someone and be in their first 100 BBL! NOOOO I need a pro! I been saving for 2 years now and can only do this in the summer time so I might have to wait. Plus I need to lose some more weight.
hi, i just came across your profile,I know finding the right surgeon is hard to find. If "you" are going to spend all the money why settle right. I found one in houston Dr. Cortez (his butts are nice, not great but nice) but their office is terrible at getting back to anyone. I figured if they are having trouble getting back to on a question before surgery how are they going to be after surgery. I found another one Dr. Meade in Dallas hes young hes very prompt at answering all your questions, i really like him the only issue is that I dont think he is that experienced in the BBL, to make me want to go with him. But I did find Dr. Salama in Florida, he is the best of the best and well priced. Thats who I am going to go with when im ready for the BBL but first i have to do the MM. If you can save up some more and go to him. He does do consults via email thats how i did mine and many others as well. His staff Ruben is great as well. I figured if im going to do this im not settling im going to go to the best of the best. And dr Salama is the best. His work great on his site and on this one as well, he is very experienced and i want some one that does the BBL all the time 500 times or more, might have less of a chance of serious complications cuz he pays attention to close detail. Well i hope you find one you can trust. Good Luck and prayers be with you.

Well, it looks like my top 2 Dr have burned girls...

Well, it looks like my top 2 Dr have burned girls with their lipo. Salama & Cabral. I can't risk it. One of the problems is once something goes wrong folks want to go ghost. I think that is wrong. I already have haters in my family who are telling me I am going to get messed up and putting my life on the line for vannity. I will not be able to take it if something goes wrong cause they will not help me they will be on the "I told you so" wagon and tell me deal with it myself. I am already going down this road alone. What to do!?!

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OK, so I figured I would cheat my way to what I...

OK, so I figured I would cheat my way to what I want. I got smart lipo on the 22nd and didn't tell no one in my family. I figured if I could make it thru that alone that I should be able to to the bbl with little to no help. It didn't hurt that bad. I am not in a lot of pain only REAL stiff and swollen. my aunt comes by in the morning to check on me and other then that I am alone. I still don't got a little waist. but that wasn't what I was going for. I just needed to get smaller so I can have this done and not need a TT. I am 5'9" 221lbs 36-45-47 before and haven't measured since due to swell hell! My lower back if real puffy! I went to Dr. Carreon and she was supposed to do upper, lower abs, and flanks but I think she added in lower back as well. Hey, TY! I plan on doing this all over again in a year. I have only taken 2 painkillers to sleep other then that I just deal. I have been up and moving around since the next day. I think I look nicer but it's still not what I want so now I have to maintain and make arrangments for next year. Starting to think I might as well spend the big bucks if I want my dream body.

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Please hired a home attendant , don't do it by yourself.
Don't get me wrong I still want my BBL my waist was out of control! 45"!!!!!! I still got enough fat to spare! LOL I finally look normal now & not like a pregnant lady! This is truely project shut em down! I weight myself yesterday & I am now 212lbs. And it wasn't that bad. I am just really stiff. By day 2 I was up & taking care of myself. Which is also a test run 2 see if I can do the BBL by myself.
Hey gurl,
Just seen ya post from the 21, a few days ago. You have my support. I stand by your decision, because at the end of the day you are happy with this. I was also thinking about getting smart lipo, but opted for the bbl..lol... But yeah there is nothing wrong with spending money to make yourself happy. We are in the same boat girl.

Hey, just wanted to update & let you ladies...

Hey, just wanted to update & let you ladies know I am doing very well. I knw I didn't have the BBL yet but I am taking the long route. LOL Plus I didn't have no support. My lipo was top secret. I only told my uncle cause I got his exwife to come help me after my surgery. I paid my neighbor to take me & wait so I would have someone to drive me home. My boyfriend was upset, at first. He was against this from the JUMP! Now he is ok because he see the transformation. My shape is a LOT better now & I know I wouldn't be told I need a TT. She took out 5.5liters & I look much better. All my nay sayers have changed their tune & now my bestfriend wants to get boobs. I will honestly say this is not for everyone but if you can stand it & you got the money go for your dreams. My sister was the biggest person against me doing this but once she saw me she is happy for me & asked when you going back 4 yr booty? LMAO!!! I would always joke we was the Williams sister & I just happend to be the wrong one! (She got a donky!) I told her I had to wait, & she said she would try to help find me a cheap plane ticket. She just don't want me to go out the country is all. I am still swollen & want to post true pics so I am waiting. My wasit is now a 37, that is almost a 10" difference! I am down to 207lbs & still shirking. I just want others to know that you have to look at the big picture. The Dr can only take out so much and if your legs, back, arms aint' right & not getting touched you may not be totally happy with everything once it's said & done. Not being mean just want to keep it real with ya'll. I only took 3 of my painpills & that was just cause I couldn't stay asleep. I only hope I can help someone else. This is a long hard road, our friends & family are not always behind us on this. But I didn't do it for them, this is my body that I have to live in & I just want to look my best & make my outside match how I feel inside. A SEXXY B!*ch! HAHAHAHA have a blessed day everyone.

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Also working out helps with your recovery. If you...

Also working out helps with your recovery. If you are out of shape & get winded easy it will be worse after surgery. I can only do so much before I have to sit down. I kept all my supplies on the floor next to the bed & lined up all my pills on the night stand.
My list:
Vitamin C
Zinc
Bromelain
Arnica pills
Arnica gel
Extra strength Tylenol
thermometer
non stick bandages
tape for bandages
shower curtain to sleep on so not 2 ruin bed
pads to stick inside of garment
vitamin e oil
maderma
silcon scar sheets
2 extra garments in different sizes for when I shrink
pee funel
aintibacterial soap
pee pads 4 bed
caster oil this will help you go poo
boppy
flushable wipes
dermaplasty it's an aintibacterial spray works really good
neosporin
gloves for helper
depends 2!
I didn't really use the pee pads cause they moved when I slept so that is why I used the shower curtain. I Only had one accident that I needed the depends cause I couldn't get that dang garment off fast enough. As soon as you feel it start making your way to the toilet! Since I know I will be have a BBL I got a boppy but this came in hand for back support. I didn't poo for 2 days & took that caster oil & was cool after that. Didn't want to wait to feel the pain. I had enough pressure from the swelling. Boyfriend laughed when he saw me peepee standing up.
I only really drained for the first day, after that it pretty much stopped. But I think that is why I am soooo swollen. I want tubes next time. Since I didn't have a lot of drainage I didn't need the pads.
The Dr gave me a script for pain, aintbody, nausea, and bloating. They also gave me 1 garment & a ab binder. Forgot to get epifoam so I went without. But I massage & rub everyday. So I dont' have lines.
I get pings of pain now but they said that is the nerves coming back to life. Parts of my body are still numb. But it's cool she told me to expect that.

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I hear you Butterhoney, considering that I won't be able to sit I don't want to do it on my own. My boyfriend said I have done enough & he is cool with my booty. But I am not. So now I got 2 talk sum1 to going with me. But how you ask someone to sit in a hotel with you in beautiful FL?
Hire a home attendant in FL . There's plenty on home care agencies . Ask your doctor's office to provide some for you .

Just real worried about all this, it seems like a...

Just real worried about all this, it seems like a lot of people are having problems right now. There is another girl talking about she has fat necrosis & she went with Salama. My eye's got BIG! He was my last hope to have this done good & at a fair price. The way she talked about how the office responded to her was sad. I don't know what is going on. I can't speak for other people but this does worry me a bit. Who knows what went wrong!?! I am not trying to blame anyone, I pray that they are alright. Let's just hope all these Dr's get their act together & care more about us then the money.

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Omg u look amazing
I love Dr.S results but he doesn't have a lot of experience . That's why he doesn't charge much . I'm not knocking Dr.S . But if you can afford more then its best to go with someone with more experience.
@ missambitious girl I will pray for you that it don't happen to you. Please keep us all informed on your journey. cyber hug!

Ok so I got a couple of reviews going here. I...

Ok so I got a couple of reviews going here. I figured I would do one on the smart lipo page & posted my before pics there. But I am sticking with this one cause I still want a booty. The Dr told me my booty would stand out more once we made my back smaller but I still don't have that lift, projection, or volume I want. So round one down, healing time then on to round 2 booty! My boyfriend says I should stop & be happy but this ain't 4 him. SMH He also trying to talk me into waiting till after kids, then I asked when we going to have some & he said no time soon. So I rolled my eyes, I can't wait 4ever on him.

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No I wish! My pics are on my other page Smart Lipo - My First Step in Changing my Life. That's me b4 about 2 take some new pics post those on that page & this one. I just found different girls 4 my wish bodies. Please read my profile, take a look @ my pics & hopefully you can understand why I am going this route. Me now after smart lipo I still look like most of you guys before pics. My stomach is not totally flat but a lot better. I just don't want a TT. I don't think I need one now. I do want 2 help anyone else that may be facing the same stuff I am. Reading everyones profiles & talking 2 you guys has given me the courage to do this. So thank you everyone! I am not done but getting there.
Are those your pics ?

I aint' hating on no one by any means but you got...

I aint' hating on no one by any means but you got to have real exceptations about all this. ijs You can think that this is the solve all if you are considered in the obesity range. You can like your curves all you want but if your wish pic & your real body are WAY different your ideas are off. I think going to the picture morphsite are a better idea now. Because you can shape what you got & then have the Dr look 2 it & tell you if it can be done. We all should talk to more then one just to have a good idea of who just wants your money & who is telling the truth. Trying to get a PT gig to add to my savings plan. Cross your fingers ladies if I get the job it should take me 5 months to have all the money for travel & surgery :-)

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Congrats on starting your journey!! I'm not having my procedure until next year so I'll be camped out here for a while. Good Luck!!

Ok, I am really on edge now. I don't want to get...

Ok, I am really on edge now. I don't want to get knocked in the head on prices, but I want a good job. I don't want to have to go back for a touch up. So I was thinking Dr. Salama, but it seems like he is questionable. He burned one girl, and at least two other girls are going back for a touch up. I don't really want to keep putting my body through stuff like this so if I have to pay more to get it done right the first time I will. I don't see myself running back to the same Dr that didn't do right the first time. We will see, plus maybe next year there will be a new Dr on the front.

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Dreambody- Yes I have! LOL & I just know that this is not comfortable or easy so I want to try 2 make sure it's done the way I want the first go around. I know we all have our own opions & favs. But I have noticed alot of girls just jumping into this & then wondering why they don't look like they want. Sad. Watch how may will ask you the same thing over & over, when if they just read the post they could answer their own questions.
Not tryn' to sound funny just something I have noticed. This is our bodies that we are messing with and I hope that one would give great thought to something b4 jumping n2 it all.
Belly2big girl I really need to keep In touch with you lol it sound like u been researching for a long time now & u knw what u want & what you are looking for & you won't stop until u find it & thats the best way to go about it :) well good luck doll & keep me updated

I am pissed the F off! I come on here cause just...

I am pissed the F off! I come on here cause just like everyone else I am here to find help & get answers. But you sideline hoez lost your ever loven' mind. You try to be nice to folk & they talk to you out the side of they neck! Bet! I see why girls get this done & then shut they mouths about it all!

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Hi
i have been looking into more "butt" doctors but still the best priced anad the best work is Dr. Salama. There is 2 in texas who have done them but their work isnt the best. Theres another one in georgia and then 3 in flordia but dr salama's work is the best and the best priced. Like I've said before I am going to Dr. Salama after my MM, simply because he is the best at the BBL and he has great results that seem to last for most of the women that get it done. Ive been quoted by other docs to do the BBL to be around 9000 (not going to happen), When i tried to do a consult with a Dr in flordia he wanted 100 for an online consult(wtf) then i had my consult with Dr. Salama via online( free) and his quote was 6700 which was alot cheaper then the other ones wanted to quote me. Plus i like his work. He does alot of these all the time, i prefer to go to a PS that knows what hes doing even if that means taking a trip to get it done. They also give you their hotels that accom. patients and they are farely priced. I've checked the boards of ASPS, ABPS, Flordia state boards as well, all in all hes fine. Try checking him out, once you request info on his site then ask if he would be willing to do a consult via online then send your pics into the secure email they give you and you'll get your quote plus ruben is very nice and helpful too. Good Luck
The 2 Dr in TX are okay but 1 girl said she went to 1 of them and she was not happy. Plus neither one of them seem to be doing the shelf look. My butt sits low so I want more volume up top & rounded off. Dr Salama does do good work and does have good prices but he has burned a girl and at least 2 other girls on here are going back for touch ups. I got till Dec to make my mind up and do this. I still like him. But I got a lot of thinking 2 do & way out.
Belly2big,
I see what u mean. There is always going to be negative talk on here or out in the real world. People just like drama. Don't let them get to you girl! That's what they want. They'll never stop the hate. Good luck, ttys.

I went ahead and did it. I finally got my surgery...

I went ahead and did it. I finally got my surgery done! I am so happy & sore! My body is banging and I didn't go to Salama. I found another Dr and he is in FL. He is not known and I had to talk him into the shelf. I am tired and not able to do too much right now. If you want to know more u got to contact me personally and I will respond to that not post @ this moment.

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It was done on the fly so I didn't get a chance to...

It was done on the fly so I didn't get a chance to think twice and do alot.

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WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! OMG YOU LOOK GREAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Looking good girl!!
Hi,
Well congrats to you! From the view that you took your booty looks real nice and big. When you feel up go into detail, how it went, who is he, etc ,etc. Cant wait to hear from you. Happy Recovery!

Ok, I been mainly sleep the last few days. I feel...

Ok, I been mainly sleep the last few days. I feel more uncomfortable then pain. Hard to sleep, shower, everything. Thank goodness my baby got me some better painkillers then they prescribed me. I went through an unknown Dr & I had been going back &n forth with them for a while. The Dr didn't really have experience with such larger volume BBL, he mainly did 400cc max. I told him that I NEEDED more. I got 800cc in each cheek. Well to be his first large volume transfer I am VERY happy. Yes, I took a risk. He had a good track record just needed to step his game up. They staff were friendly and they are still calling and checking on me. Now my cousin & aunt want to get it done! LOL some of the same people talkn trash before.

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Please share who the doctor is!! We absolutely love your results!!! SOOOO AMAZING!!! Wow.....
Hey,
LOL, Girl you had my rolling reading your blog!! But I feel you... whats the name of the doctor you went to?? I would love to contact him to get a quote. do you plan on posting anymore pics?
Well it finally hit me. I was good that night but it wasn't until the next day I felt it & began 2 turn purple. From the lipo beat down! LOL My booty is sore & itchy. I don't need help all day just in the morning seems like. I wake up stiff as a board. Put my house coat on & shuffle about. My cousin & aunt want 2 go 2 him now & I asked does would he do a discount for them & he said yes. So all you ladies looking for deals find a buddy & he is your man.

Ok, I have been trying to spend all of my time...

Ok, I have been trying to spend all of my time healing and doing it right. A lot of sleep and walking. School started today & I wasn't trying to sit on my fresh booty. So I just hung out in the back of the class rooms. I am taking a kickboxing class & had to talk to my teacher about what I just went through, so we can adjust the workout to my level. Lets hope this all works. I want my body to tone up and stay looking good. I will be answering everyones questions about who I went to soon. I just want to be sure that this sticks & not totally reabsorbs before I tell everyone to go jump on his table. Too many girls rush into this & I don't want to give out bad advice to people. My butt has gonna down a little bit and the shelf is not as POPn' as it was but I am still happy that I DID NOT go to Salama!

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You surely got your shelf girl!

Okay, i am moving around real well now & just...

Okay, i am moving around real well now & just get little zings every now & then. I know what I did was dangerous, I would not suggest anyone else follow what I did. But I have had a few surgeries before this one. Not by chose, bad luck & such. So I knew how my body would react to going under & how long it would take me to heal & how far I could push things. What I wasn't ready for is all the new attention. I am a quite person & not sociable at all! I don't feel like the person I see in the mirro. I am not use to this much attention & I got snippy with a dude in the grocery store the other day. I was minding my own when he tried to hit on me & I gave him the 3rd degree & must have cut him down to 2 inches. I have noticed that a few girls are changing their Dr's name after they get this done. I see the haterism working hard still. I have not given up my Dr's info just yet because I want to wait 6 months & be sure nothing goes wrong. I don't want to put a new Dr on the map & then stuff goes wrong with others. So if you don't want to wait the do you. If you want to wait & get a real review then stay posted. OUT!
Loving my new body but not the attention.

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0_o
LMAO....Ladies this isn't even his/her pic. If you right click on the picture and then go to (Properties), copy the (Address URL), and finally paste it in google to search for the image you will see this same picture posted on a few of some horny mens' blogs.
**Be sure to click on the blue link in google (Search By Image)**
**Besos... :-)
Noooo Lol..My guy friend said that!

WOW really? My friend was telling me about how...

WOW really? My friend was telling me about how people hate & steal pics. You females won't be able to do what I did anyway. To all my haters thanks I will not be helping anyone any more & to all you who are not haters sorry rotten apples messed it up for you. I lost a lot of volume aready & am looking for a round 2. I will be going to Campos for that.

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you know what although your a 30 year old woman. your very immature. so im not going to stoop to your level. BUT DONT TALK ILL of other girls on this site if your NOT PERFECT!.your getting the surgery so obviously there is nothing different about you or any of the other girls on here. GONE.
The people I am offending need to open their eyes. If your as big as old Monique & want a body like KimK your stretching that too much! If your wish pic & your pic are like night & day think twice. Other girls will tell you look for someone who has a body type like your own. If you can put a pencil under your belly & the fat holds it there no amount of lipo will help that! Facts are facts! Lipo alone will not get rid of the lose skin.
Check out Dr. Michael Carter website here in Atl, Ga. Lipo is all he do and he got down women's belly thats bigger than the girls on here. He can not get his patients red carpet ready...but he get dern close from where they start out.

Here is my most current pic. I have lost more...

Here is my most current pic. I have lost more weight & that is me 5'9" 185 in the green. Booty shrunk, but I like how it's still perky.

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Going thru all this has been very emotional for me...

Going thru all this has been very emotional for me and if I could do it all again I still would. If you dont' end up on an emotional roller coaster after or behind all this you tough as nail & might want to use a local instead of general. Over all this site is very helpful. You have to remember everything is not always sun shine & want you see as beautiful is not the same in everyone's eyes. Be realistic in your goals & dont' let anyone stop you.
And when I look at my before & after I am very happy and can not complain. Wanting more is a different story! LOL

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what is going on here ??
this is a hot mess!! Why would u lie about having sx? Makes no sense!
WOW... so off subject. Well good luck with all of your weightloss and surgery endeavors whether the pictures are real/fake, new/old.. sending you positive vibes! If you would ever like to talk message me.
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They calle me & said there was an opening and would give me a discount if I could jump on it now. I sure did!

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