Kirsty at RealSelf

Community Manager

Location: United Kingdom
Member since 8/2/2010


  • 8,414 total posts
  • 1 review

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

Hey Everyone,If any of you could look at this forum ( and give the member some advice and encouragement it would be very much appreciated! We've all struggled with this journey at... READ COMMENT

Hi there,To get your date onto the calendar, start your BBL story here and make sure you choose “Haven’t Done It Yet” to open the calendar feature. READ COMMENT

Hello Szangel,Thank you for your comment. Community Managers at RealSelf are here to help ensure the community is a safe, enjoyable and educational place for everyone to share their opinions and research their procedures. Community... READ COMMENT

So glad you're feeling somewhat better! One day at a time and you'll get there. I look forward to reading all about your journey! READ COMMENT

Hi there, congratulations!I couldn't sleep in a normal bed for at least 1 week after surgery. I spent the first 7-10 days sleeping in a recliner, because it was too sore to get into bed. Don't worry too much, that should pass with time.... READ COMMENT