Destined2B

Location: Washington DC metro area
Member since 3/16/2012

Activity

  • 29 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 3 discussions
  • 40 comments
  • 2 questions

Reviews by Destined2B

5 Weeks Postop - Full Tummy Tuck with Lipo to Flanks and Back - Rockville, MD

Hello everyone... I guess I should have started this post prior to my TT but I actually stumbled across this site while recovering from my TT (hey, better late than never). I find this site to be very helpful. Well, i've always been in shape but after a car accident and plenty of steroid... READ MORE

Questions from Destined2B

Are Compression Garments Necessary After a TT with Lipo?

Are compression garments necessary after a tummy tuck and lipo? Do they cause ripples on your side? I'm 3 weeks postop from a TT with lipo to my flanks and back and want to... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Scar - Raised and Dark? (photo)

I am 7 months postop of having a tummy tuck. I am African-American with medium complexion skin. My scar is very dark and raised. Plus i'm seeing a small keloid where my naval... READ MORE

Discussions started by Destined2B

TT question on swelling and garments

Hi everyone I just had my TT done 7 Mar 2012 and wanted to know from those whom already had it done, is there anything you did to relieve the swelling and also did you use a... READ MORE

Day 12 Post Op, Did Others Use Compression Garment for Swelling?

Hi everyone I just had my TT done 7 Mar 2012 and wanted to know from those whom already had it done, is there anything you did to relieve the swelling and also did you use a... READ MORE

Almost 6wks postop... am I seeing my final results?

Hello everyone, i'm almost 6wks postop (on 18 Apr) and wanted to know from those whom are longer postop than I am, did you find your swelling to actually go down more to... READ MORE

Recent comments from Destined2B

Thanks! Have you used them yet? If so, how did they work for you? READ COMMENT

Yes its hypertrophic... it was kenalog. Hasn't helped as much as I would have liked and was painful in certain spots that weren't still numb. I'm almost 2 years post op and looking at other treatments (silicone, bio oil etc) before... READ COMMENT

No I haven't tried it. I plan to try the bio oil and the silicone strips (just alternate) before requesting a scar revision. Thanks! READ COMMENT

Thank you! I'm starting to look at other options before doing a scar revision. READ COMMENT