Dissolve + Tummy Tuck

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How Long Should I Leave my Dissolvable Stitch Alone?

My dissolvable stitches are starting to pop out, I have two so far. One has been exposed about 2 weeks now and PS said to just let it be. Now I have... READ MORE

How Long Before Breast Lift and Tummy Tuck Stitches Dissolve?

I had a Tummy Tuck and Breast Lift 2 weeks ago. How long will it take before the stitches dissolve? READ MORE

Still Spitting Stitches 7 Mths Post-op TT, is this Normal? (photo)

I have a small spot on my scar that is still spitting stitches/disolvable staples 7 mths out. I've had multiple ones removed and the spot is... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck: Are Stitches on Ab Muscles Permanent or Do They Dissolve?

I was just curious about the stitches on the abdominal muscles that are performed on a Tummy Tuck. Do the stitches stay in forever or do they dissolve... READ MORE

Dissolvable Staples in Tummy Tuck Incision

I am 4 weeks post-op from a mommy makeover. my doc used dissolvable staples under the skin but now they are painful and they are creating holes and... READ MORE

What is the Main Reason Why Permanent Vs Dissovable Stiches Are Placed on a Tummy Tuck? Where Are They Placed? (photo)

I have an upcoming appointment to remove my stiches? I was confused by this because I thought all of the stiches were dissolvable. Where are the... READ MORE

Will Dissolvable Stitches Have "Pop" Feeling on TT Incision? Or Is This Something Else?

I am 4 weeks 2 days po from TT surgery today while I was just standing I felt a "pop" in my incision line. I thought it opened until I... READ MORE

Can Mederma Be Aplied to a Tummy Tuck Scar After Two Weeks if the Incision is Healed and the Stitches Have Dissolved?

Can Mederma Be Aplied to a Tummy Tuck Scar After Two Weeks if the Incision is Healed and the Stitches Have Dissolved? READ MORE

How Long Before the Staples Dissolve with a Tummy Tuck Procedure?

How Long Before the Staples Dissolve with a Tummy Tuck Procedure? READ MORE

C-section Stitches. When Can I Expect The Stitches to Dissolve?

Just wondering how long until my dissolving stitches dissolve w a c-section? i had staples n they were removed, but its been 4 weeks n they should be... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck and Stitches

Was told by my PS that my stiches will disolve on its own and the strip placed on top of them will be removed in a week. They itch so much in each end... READ MORE

I've had complications with dissolvable stitches. Are there alternatives methods that can be used for my upcoming Tummy Tuck?

After having my breasts reduced, I ended up with complications from the disolveable stitches. Five months have past and I still have areas that are... READ MORE

Is my body rejecting the dissolvable stitches? What are my treatment options? (Photo)

Is my body rejecting the dissolvable stitches? What are my treatment options? READ MORE

Dissolvable Stitches on the Scar or Stitches That Need to Be Removed?

Some Plastic surgeons use dissolvable stitches, some use clear glue an some use stitches all the way through on your tummy tuck scar. Which one is... READ MORE

General Inquiries Regarding Tummy Tuck Recovery?

Hello Im 15 days post op from a tummy tuck and have an inquiry I would appreciate a second opinion on. I have read about patients complaining of... READ MORE

How long does it take for a small (less than 10 cc's) seroma to dissolve?

My mons pubis (after a full tummy tuck with muscle repair) is a small waterbed. I push on it and the waves ripple through my mons pubis. A TINY bit... READ MORE

Why are my love handles coming back already and should I be worried about this one stitch that hasn't dissolved? (photo)

22days after tt/lipo2flanks/bl&aug pic w/the white shorts I'm about 2wks but slimmer lookin compare 2 the pic in the green shorts, I took tonight I... READ MORE

Can lipo dissolve get rid of the fat behind my stomach muscle?

I had a full TT with upper abdominal tightening almost 7 months ago with no lipo. I have a bulge below my belly button which appears to be fat. When I... READ MORE

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