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Reviews by Transformingmyself

Tummy Tuck and Breast Augmentation-June 21st - Birmingham, AL

I am 26, happily married for eight years, with no children. I have been overweight all my life. By the time I was in 6th grade I weighed over 300 lbs. I yo-yoed back and forth for years with my lowest weight being around 200 lbs. After I got married I shot back up to 275 and began a three year... READ MORE

Questions from Transformingmyself

Lost 100lb and Now Want Tummy Tuck Breast Augmentation, How Many CCs To Go From B to DD-DDD Cup?

I lost 100 lbs-diet/TONS of exercise (275to175/5'3/27y). Everything tightened but under my arms, breast skin, and lower abominals. I have 30 lbs more to loose. But my... READ MORE

How Much Money Should I Need For Out Of Town Breast Augmentation and Tummy Tuck?

Planning out of Town Breast Augmentation and Tummy Tuck. How Much Money Should I Need?   READ MORE

Candidate For Breast Augmentation? I'm Overweight.

I lost 100 lbs but am still at 175 lbs at 5'2. My breasts got ALOT smaller and it is terrible. I am completely out of proportion now. Eventually I want to get a tummy tuck... READ MORE

Saline or Silicone Implants For Someone With Allergies/Sensitivities?

Augment next month. I have trouble with allergies to metals and artificial foods upset my stomach. But after loosing ALOT of weight (100+), I need an augmentation just to live... READ MORE

Twilight/ IV for Augmenation? Do I Have to Be Completely Asleep?

I am a little bit afraid of being put under general and being completely asleep. I am 175 lbs and 5'3 (Yes, I am overweight but I lost alot and this is my thinnest since... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Get a Tummy Tuck if You Are Not in a Normal BMI? or Are Dieting?

I have lost over 100 lbs due to diet and exercise. I got down to 175, gained to 187 and began Medifast. I will be at 145 lbs when I am scheduled to have my tummy tuck and will... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck and Augmentation-171 Lbs-5'2-lost 100- How Do I Prepare?

I am scheduled for a Tummy tuck & augmentation in 17 days. I lost 100 lbs over 3 yrs. Now 5'2-171 lbs and I can't loose any more-the lower abdomen below the naval... READ MORE

700-800 Cc Saline Implants. 5'2 Larger Frame. Is It Too Big?

Scheduled for out of town TT and BA. My BA is going under the muscle with saline. I have had significant weightloss of 100 lbs (strangely, my breasts just shrank so I don't... READ MORE

What is Good Nutrition for a Mommy Makeover-Pre-Op/Post-OP?

What can I do to prepare for a mommy makeover? I have begun taking a multi-vitamin and vitamin C per doc's orders. What else can I do to optimize healing? I am currently on... READ MORE

Avelar Technique for a Tummy Tuck? What Are my Anesthesia Options? Is General Safe?

I am scheduled for a TT and augmentation. I am going out of town. My surgeon sent me a packet with instructions stating I will have general administered through a mask. I am a... READ MORE

If I Drink 1-2 Mixed Drinks (1 Shot Per Drink in Diet Soda) Per Night How Soon Should I Stop Before a TT and Augmentation?

If I Drink 1-2 Mixed Drinks (1 Shot Per Drink in Diet Soda) Per Night How Soon Should I Stop Before a TT and Augmentation? READ MORE

Recovery After Tummy Tuck and Augmentation?

What can I do to aid in speedy recovery after an Augmentation and Tummy Tuck? Also, is some anxiety normal? I made the mistake of watching the procedure on YouTube. Should I be... READ MORE

Out of Town for Mommy Makeover-Augmentation and Tummy Tuck-how Can I Improve Healing and Safety?

I am going out of town (9 hours away by car--terrified of planes) for an augment and tummy tuck. I have large amount of excess skin on my lower stomach by the groin. They told... READ MORE

3 Days Post TT, and BA. When Can I Expect Breasts to Drop? How to Avoid Blood Clots on 9 Hr Drive Home?

3 days post op out of tummy tuck. 800 cc augment. Massive weightloss. Tummy tuck-other than feeling digestion rarely hurts-gurgling from stomach and going to bathroom on day 3... READ MORE

9 Days Post TT/BA, Leg Swollen, Taking 2-3 Day Trip With Lots of Walking, Am I Going to Be Okay?

9 days post op Tummy Tuck/Augment (800 cc). It is hot here, left leg looked swollen-doc told me he didnt think it was a clot-but sent to the ER to be okay-left leg ultrasounded... READ MORE

How Much is an Arm Lift and Can It Be Performed Under Local Instead of General?

After loosing 120 lbs, I just got a TT and an augmentation (800 cc right, 850 cc-left, saline unders) on May 21st. I was left with alot of excess skin under my arms. My body... READ MORE

Discussions started by Transformingmyself

Tummy Tuck and Breast Augmentation: Charleston, WV

I have been overweight my entire life. I am now 27, no kids. After a 100 lbs weightloss-despite diet and exercise-my body will just not recover. And I refuse to spend the rest... READ MORE