Gail1962

Location: Bloomfield, New Jersey
Member since 12/2/2010

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  • 332 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 403 comments
  • 6 questions

Reviews by Gail1962

My Journey 1 Week Before Tummy Tuck - Bloomfield, NJ

I have 4 children and all were by C-Sections. My tummy has been stretched several times due to those little brats. lol I had my kids very young, well by the time I was 19 I had 3 and at that very young age, I was never able to again wear a bikini. I dont think I will wear a bikini but want... READ MORE

Questions from Gail1962

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 another one. It is white... READ MORE

Post-op Tummy Tuck and I Feel Pain After Walking Slow on Treadmill

I am post op 5 weeks and starting walking on the treadmill very slow last week. I normally work out 5 days a week on the eliptical. I started at 1.0 on treadmill for 20 minutes... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Sorness After 4 Months

I am 4 months post op, still get swelling and my upper belly is very sore. Sort of hurts when I touch it. Feels like a black and blue but nothing there. When I button my pants... READ MORE

Will Cortisone Shots Correct Belly Button Issues 9 Months After Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck 9 months ago and my belly button has a bit of a scar around it and started to close up. It is really tiny now. I tried putting in the soft earplugs to keep... READ MORE

What Should I Do About My Belly Button Closing After Tummy Tuck?

Ok, so I went to my PS to discuss my concern about my belly button closing. He gave me a shot of cortisone and said he will do it again in 3 mons & again 3 mons later. I... READ MORE

Should I Continue Cortisone Shots Or Get a Belly Button Revision

I just wanted to submit a picture of what my belly button actually looks like. I am 10 mos. TT Post op. PS started cortisone shots and says I have to wait 3 months for another... READ MORE

Discussions started by Gail1962

Belly button closing after Tummy Tuck

Has anyone had to have the z plasty surgery after noticing their belly button closing?  I am 9 months post op and noticed it closing every day.  I wish I would have... READ MORE

Recent comments from Gail1962

That is not true Mimzz22. I had my surgery almost 2 years ago (January will be two years) and yes I do feel the sensation that I had surgery, but loved when my belly felt tight, it took some getting use to but now I feel it lose again.... READ COMMENT

Thanks Kimmers, All I can say is that I will be 50 on Saturday and has a really big surprise party last Saturday, I walked in and was handed a tight shirt my daughter made for me to wear and thank god for a flat belly as I had... READ COMMENT

You will go up and down for a long time. I am post op 1 year now and Im finally beginning to feel normal. I can touch my belly and its not numb, just still a little. It will take alot of time, some have taken over a year READ COMMENT

Ok, all I am almost 1 year post op! Wow, did that time go by fast. Jan 7th will be 1 year and it amazes me how I am still healing. Feel and look so much better, but Im still very aware that I had the surgery. Still moving around on... READ COMMENT

I will post lots of pictures. I love my new stomach but still not quite happy with the belly button, it is still healing and I might have to get a revision or something so though the belly is flat, I still am insecure with a bikini... READ COMMENT