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Tummy Tuck Scars

I imagine that you can have tummy tuck scars hidden below your underpants but is this true? can i wear a bikini 1 year after tummy tuck? READ MORE

I Had Fat Necrosis After Abdominoplasty. What Can I Do To Speed Healing and Reduce Scarring? (photo)

I’m 4 wks post op after abdominoplasty. A week ago, my PS dx fat necrosis at the incision under my belly button most likely related to an... READ MORE

Downtime for Umbilical Hernia Repair, and How Bad is Scar? (photo)

I have an umbilical hernia after having 3 kids, the last of which was born in 2008. I also have a diastasis recti that is quite large. Can they do the... READ MORE

Red Scar 6 Months After Surgery?

It's been 6 months since my surgery I had a hernia repair along with a abdominoplasty and my scar is still very red and now itchy.. I don't scratch it... READ MORE

Massage After Tummy Tuck and Lipo?

Everyone talks about massaging the scar...but no one says how to do it or our hard etc. Can you massage the stomach if it is still sore to the touch... READ MORE

Indented Scars Left After Tummy Tuck

After tummy tuck for tram flap the tummy scar was very tight, red and itchy. 9 months post op and my PS inject the area with multiple cortisone shots.... READ MORE

Does This Look Like a Bad Tummy Tuck? Will I Need Surgery Again? (photo)

I had abdominalplasty Oct. 31, 2012. There were issues with drainage tubes and pain management! My doctor refused to prescribe me anything more than... READ MORE

6 Months Post Op After Diastasis Recti Repair? (photo)

I noticed about 2 days ago I have a hard line going down the middle of my stomach from the middle of the bottom ribs to my belly button. My stomach... READ MORE

At 1 Month Post Tummytuck my Scar Was Thin and Soft, 4 Months Later is Widen and Raise? (photo)

Please help.... Take a look at my 4 month post tummy tuck pictures, for some reason my scar is getting wide and thick. my PS told me that i didnt have... READ MORE

C-section Scar and Tummy Tuck Scar. Do They Look the Same?

I had a c-section about 9 months ago, and my scar is still really red, raised, and uneven. I remember right after my c-section I could feel my skin... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Scar Has Pulled Pubic Hair 1" Below Belly Button, Normal?

I performed my tummy tuck 3 years ago in Montreal. At first I was pleased with the results but with time realized that the doctor pulled up my pelvic... READ MORE

Can You Wear a Two-piece Bathing Suit Two Months After a Tummy Tuck?

I recently had a full tummy tuck in June, I'm in my two week post op and things are looking ok, still have some swelling though, So I have this trip... READ MORE

What Influences the Height of a Tummy Tuck Scar? (photo)

I'm interested in getting a tummy tuck this winter (have some consultations booked already.) I also need hernia and muscle repair. I'm curious what... READ MORE

What is This Knot That Has Formed on my Scar? (photo)

Im 6 months post op from a full tummy tuck. A knot has formed in the front of my scar and keeps growing. It actually sticks out and looks bruised.... READ MORE

4 months post op Tummy Tuck, What Can I Do About my Belly Button? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck done 4 months and my belly button looks horrible. My belly button didn't heal properly and now I have a noticeable scar. I was... READ MORE

Abnormal TT Scar and Possible Necrosis - 7 Days Post Op? (photo)

Is this a normal TT scar? Mines seems very bunched and rippled and it looks completely different from the ones I see here on the site that are... READ MORE

Why Do Some Tummy Tuck Patients Look Like They Have Something Tied Tight Where Scar is? (photo)

Why on some people who have had tummy tuck surgery does it look like there is something tight tied around their waist where the scar is even long... READ MORE

Best Strategic Methods for a Tummy Tuck Scar in African-American Women?

I'm an African-American woman in my mid-twenties who has a history of keloid scarring. Sometimes I scar, sometimes I don't. My skin responds well to... READ MORE

Liposuction, or Full Tummy Tuck? (photo)

32, Mom of 2 kids (1 C-Section), 5'8, 180 lbs. I have consults scheduled with 4 different ASPS boarded surgeons next week (Seattle area). Real Self... READ MORE

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