mommyof5babes

Member since 5/21/2012

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Reviews by mommyof5babes

Scar revision pics day 1

I have 5 children, currently 5' 2' 112lbs. With my first baby I gained 81lbs, I managed to get most of might wait off after each pregnancy but never back to prepregnancy weight. I finally just lost 20 more pounds and I'm happy with my weight however my skin has always haunted me. In clothes I... READ MORE

mom of 5 scheduled mommy makeover for 5/29 - Honolulu, HI

I'm a mother to 5 children, had my first when I was 19 and gained 81 lbs with that pregnancy, I have children ages 17, 12,11, 8 & 4 and I can finally say I'm done having children and I want my body back. I'm 36 years old and 5'2" and 110lbs. I'm scheduled to have my TT with MR and a BA... READ MORE

Questions from mommyof5babes

Tummy Tuck Incision Very Puckered or Rippled, Will It Flatten Out? (photo)

I'm currently 12 dpo and I when I first seen my incision I just about freaked out, I seen everyones incision on here and it looks like a line, my is a dimpled, rippled mess... READ MORE

Discussions started by mommyof5babes

What are some good questions to ask at a pre op?

  So my pre op appointment is tomorrow May 25th and I've been compiling a list of questions to ask, does anyone have any suggestions what are good questions to ask?  ... READ MORE

Scar Treatment - can I use both Scar away sheets and palmers oil?

Does anyone know if I can use scaraway sheets say at night and when I'm not using it during the day use the Palmers oil for treatment?  I asked my PS at my last post op... READ MORE

Does anyones TT scar feel like its stuck to their muscle wall? PLEASE READ

Ok this is a little hard to explain but I'm 6 weeks Post op and it feels like my scar/incision is affixed to my stomach wall and doesn't move freely like the rest of my skin.... READ MORE

Recent comments from mommyof5babes

I just had my scar revision yesterday, about 2" on each side of my scar and I never thought I would have swelling but I woke up this morning and my whole stomach is swollen. Can't wait to see your pics after the tape comes off. READ COMMENT

Thank you! The gym is paying off and I can actually see it now READ COMMENT

Hang in there it gets better, my swelling was so bad for 5 weeks I looked bigger than before the surgery especially towards the end of the day. I started noticing that my swelling really went down at about 6 weeks. Now I think I just... READ COMMENT

You look so good, what a huge difference and it will get better from here, I'm finally noticing that I don't swell much any more after about 6 weeks. READ COMMENT

Thanks, if only the but and thighs didn't jiggle and look shrivled haha I don't know if I have the guts to wear one out on the beach yet. I did buy about 5 different bikinis and have been working hard in the gym to tone the jiggly but... READ COMMENT