Kirsty at RealSelf

Community Manager

Location: United Kingdom
Member since 8/2/2010


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Reviews by Kirsty at RealSelf

Life Will Never be the Same, But That's a Good Thing! - Rockville, MD

I have been considering bariatric surgery for a number of years now and for a number of reasons, which I will go into further down. I always knew that I didn't want a Lap Band: I have more weight to lose than is feasible with a Lap Band, I don't want the hassle of the port and the continuous... READ MORE

Recent comments from Kirsty at RealSelf

Hi there, welcome!I really depends on how you're paying (self pay/insurance), your doctor and the insurance company. Some insurance companies demand a 6 month supervised diet first, to prove that you're serious about losing the weight.... READ COMMENT

Welcome and thanks for sharing your journey with us!We have a BBL forum with lots of information such as: a surgical calendar, travel buddies, preparation information, etc. You can find a lot of support in there from the other girls.... READ COMMENT

Oh not long to wait at all then. Good luck, I hope it goes well and you have a smooth recovery. I'll be watching out for your updates. :-) READ COMMENT

Oh wow, congrats! :) I had the sleeve, and I agree, best decision ever. READ COMMENT