Location: Maryland
Member since 8/12/2012


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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

22 Months 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

*strong not string and need not needs. Haha! READ COMMENT

The pain was only bad for me the first 48 hrs. Yes, you should be off string pain killers after 3-4 days. But take them if you needs them. At one week, you'll be feeling much better. Good luck!!! READ COMMENT

Thank you. Yes! I will post new pictures soon. And I will show my scar. READ COMMENT


Okay, my PS didn't explain the feeling of "pressure" very well so I almost had a panic attack after my first BA b/c I was afraid I couldn't breathe. My boyfriend at that time called one of my co-workers who had previously had BA (she... READ COMMENT