powelli

Location: california
Member since 7/1/2011

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  • 194 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 183 comments
  • 9 questions

Reviews by powelli

Active/Deep FX 5 Days Ago - San Francisco, CA

I have had this before around my eyes 3 year ago and love the improvement with skin texture/tone and some tightening. I just had the area around my mouth done 4 days ago with a combination of Active/Deep FX and am doing well. Yes the the doctor used numbing cream as well as a injections to... READ MORE

Revision BBL, Tummy Tuck and Lipo - Ellicott City, MD

Thank God for Dr. Markmann!!! I have a body I never thought I would/could. I had interviewed several docs including markmann for my first BBL and TT and decided Dr. M was too expensive so I went with another doc. It still was expensive and I was very unhappy with my results but thought I had to... READ MORE

Questions from powelli

Is Ceft Fat Transfer for a Buttocks Lift/augmentation Superior to Other Techniques?

I understand that with most normal gentle fat transfer techniques that varying amounts of fat reabsorption can occur (for example up to 70%) and that with CEFT and/or PureGraft... READ MORE

I Am Having a Spinal Fusion in March, is It Safe to Have a Tummy Tuck 2 Months Prior?

I am scheduled to have a thoraco-lumbar fusion in the beginning of March. Meanwhile, I would like to have lipo assisted fat transfer to the buttocks with a tummy tuck. 1) is... READ MORE

Can You Get Capsular Contracture from Dental Work or Surgery?

Can you get CC from other surgery and/or dental work? I have read/heard that it is recommended that someone with breast implants start a prophylactic round of antibiotics... READ MORE

When Can I Get Back to Weight Lifting and Surfing After a Brazilian Butt Lift?

I have heard many different views on when it's ok to exercise post BBL but none directly relating to surfing? READ MORE

Breast Reduction Scars Are Lower Post Tummy Tuck. Is This Normal?

I had a breast reduction years ago. After a recent tummy tuck the lower breast incisions/scars appear approximately 1/3 - 1/2 inch lower due to tension and are now visible... READ MORE

Post TT and BBL Dr. Ordered Me Overnight Recovery on my Back. Will This, or Back Surgery Coming Up, Ruin BBL Results?

I had a tummy tuck along with a BBL several weeks ago, however when I woke up in recovery they had me on my back (due to the tummy tuck). When I asked about laying on my side... READ MORE

2 1/2 months post op, I Am Having a Spinal Fusion Next Week, Will the Fusion Compromise the Bbl Results?

I had a bbl two and a half months ago. i followed protocol and barely started sitting until 2 months post procedure. It looks like i have retained most of the fat. I am having... READ MORE

I Had a Bbl 2 1/2 Months Ago and Am Having a Spinal Fusion Next Week, Will the Fusion Compromise the Brazilian Butt Lift Result?

I had a bbl two and a half months ago. i followed protocol and barely started sitting until 2 months post procedure. It looks like i have retained most of the fat. I am having... READ MORE

Weight Gain Prior to BBL?

I have noticed that several physicians recommend gaining weight prior so that ‘there is enough fat to transfer’. I have also read that one should be about the weight you... READ MORE

Recent comments from powelli

Your body absolutely ROCKS!!! You must be thrilled :) READ COMMENT

Hi there!!! Thank you so much for the compliments :) Unfortunately Dr M didn’t do the bbl and TT the 1st go around. I went to a Doctor in California because I felt I could not afford Dr M, and he transferred 275 and as you can see it... READ COMMENT

BTW I’m 54...he did ALOT with that :) READ COMMENT

Yes, the fascia and muscle were torn, Dr. M had to repair everything. Since the muscle tissue was shredded we decided to use mesh for the tissue to grow into for support. Once again he did an amazing job!!! LOVE this man! READ COMMENT

I’m here for you! I was thinking of him the 1st time and decided he was too expensive. Low and behold I paid for that decision in a number of ways - and ended up paying his fee on top of the 1st surgeons fee.. Wish I had gone to him... READ COMMENT