txcntrygrl

Location: Dallas, TX
Member since 3/25/2011

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Reviews by txcntrygrl

Tummy Tuck Texas - Southlake, TX

I am 36 and in reasonably good shape 5'6" and 140 pounds size 6. I hate my belly after having two kids. I have stretch marks and loose skin below my belly button and not matter how hard I workout, my abs never have toned up well. After reading reviews on this board, I made an... READ MORE

Discussions started by txcntrygrl

BTDT Ladies with easier/faster recoveries...question

Were you considered in shape prior to surgery? What I mean is did you work out and physically fit or not? I'm curious if it helps your pain and speeds recovery. READ MORE

Question for post-op

Did anyone prop pillows under their knees to rest? Dr caught me doing it and told me it would cause clots. I'm two days past surgery now and It feels really good to have... READ MORE

Hiding drains for work

I am having trouble searching for posts on hiding drains for work. I have a binder and I'm a size 6 (pre-op) but I have no idea how to hide the bulb parts of the drains in... READ MORE

Funny story

So I'm a week and a half post op and moving around pretty well, just swollen and tired at the end of each day. BF got off work early and I wanted to look cute for him.... READ MORE

Recent comments from txcntrygrl

My PS said I could at 5 weeks. I am 7 weeks almost 8 PO. He said to be careful and not actually swim or twist but that I could sit in the pool and cool off. I am fully released now but I was swimming at 5 weeks PO. Enjoy the water!! READ COMMENT

Thanks! I wish I felt like it! Today is a swell hell day. UGH. But on a good note I found a swim suit that hides the scar so I can at least cool off in the water with my son today! READ COMMENT

I found the perfect bikini bottoms to cover my scar. VS Scoop style sit just high enough to cover the scar all the way hip to hip. YAY!! I might survive this summer yet!! READ COMMENT

Is anyone else thinking their scar is too long or too high? I've been looking at photos of other girls and I swear mine looks higher, especially on my hips. Hmmm, maybe just one of those super critical things we do to ourselves. I just... READ COMMENT

HAHA well I have always had hips. I fact I even had an hourglass shape before the surgery just not as pronounced as it is now because of kids and life, etc. But yeah I am definitely wider in the evenings swelling out sideways and a... READ COMMENT