Location: Maryland
Member since 8/12/2012


  • 730 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews by Skinnywaist

Tummy Tuck Part 1: So happy! 8 weeks post op - Maryland

32 year old mom of 3 here- 4 yrs, 2 yrs and 6 months. I gained about 50 lbs with each pregnancy. I am 5'3" and weigh 145. I still have 15 lbs to lose to reach my pre-preganancy weight. My plan is lose the weight and then get a full tummy tuck with lipo of the flanks. I have had two... READ MORE

2 Years Post Op - Maryland

To first read part 1 of my Tummy Tuck journey, please click here. 8 weeks post op. Hello 5 lbs of weight gain. :-/ I've been trying to eat healthy but recently I think my will power is low. I have been so strict with diet that now I've been craving sugar and salt like there is no tomorrow.... READ MORE

Questions from Skinnywaist

Can I Wear a Bikini This Summer? I'm Concerned About Sun Exposure to the Scars.

I will be 6 months post op this summer. While researching scar gels, I read online that scars exposed to the sun during the first year may darken. I want to make good decisions... READ MORE

Are Spray Tans or Self Tanning Lotions Safe to Use on Tummy Tuck Scars?

I'm 32 years old and trying to take better care of my skin. I'm planning to really limit sun worshipping this summer. My tummy tucks scars will only be 6-7 months old this... READ MORE

What is the Best Kind of Liposuction for Thighs? (photo)

I'm 32 years old, 5'3" and 125 lbs. Also, 3 months post op from a tummy tuck with PAL lipo of my flanks and doing great! I am eating right and exercising but I have some... READ MORE

Recent comments from Skinnywaist

You look gorgeous. Congratulations and thank you for sharing! READ COMMENT

I'm curious to see pictures after your revision. Hope you are healing well. READ COMMENT

Okay, that's good they have a forum for everything! Haha, yes stay away from that one right before your surgery. :-) READ COMMENT

Hey aasianpear, I hear you! The mental freak out is real. A couple days before my tummy tuck, hurricane Sandy came to town and Dr. T's office and surgery center were closed for two days. I was so ready, mentally and logistically, but... READ COMMENT