Location: Winston Salem NC
Member since 12/7/2012


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Reviews by NewSelfNC

Full tummy tuck with muscle repair & lipo on Nov 19, 2012

I am 34 yrs old with 8 & 10 yr old daughters, both born via C section. I had been lifting weights, doing aerobics, and running up to five miles per day following the birth of my second daughter, and despite achieving a slender figure, I continued to be unhappy with the saggy skin and pouch... READ MORE

Losing the Baby Weight and Finding a Whole New Self! -Hunters

Food and weight have been issues for me dating back to my teenage years. I remember starting to develop hips and curves and being completely freaked out when I was fourteen years old. I wasn't overweight at five foot eight and 135 lbs, but I panicked when I started to see breasts and curves and... READ MORE

Questions from NewSelfNC

Asymmetrical Waistline 12 Weeks After Lipo. Asymmetrical Swelling, Lipo, Musculoskeletal Imbalance? (photo)

I had a full tummy tuck with muscle repair and lipo to upper and lower abs on 11-19-12. I am now 12+ weeks post op and most of my swelling has gone away. I feel that my... READ MORE

Discussions started by NewSelfNC

has anyone had touch up lipo under local anesthetic ?

I am new to this forum! I had a full tummy tuck with lipo and muscle repair on Nov 19, 2012. I think my waistline is asymmetrical now and am going to ask my doctor about... READ MORE

have any tummy tuckets had touch up lipo months after surgery?

If so, what was it like? Did you have to have general anesthesia again, or could it be done under local? I have a follow up appointment next week to see if I need it, and am... READ MORE

Recent comments from NewSelfNC

I am one year post op but I was very tender out to nine weeks post op with the lipo sites especially! READ COMMENT

It is weird! I don't think my body is perfect by any means but I was really surprised by her "no kids yet" belly! Unfair to compare I guess but it isn't like I would ever say anything and I couldn't help thinking it! READ COMMENT

I had the most horribly shallow thought recently as Ihelped my younger sister change into her wedding dress! It took twenty years of working out and a tummy tuck, but I have a nicer figure than my sister (who hasn't yet had kids). Isn't... READ COMMENT

Sheeney, commented on your profile yesterday, bit just wanted to say...I was thinking about you afterward and I gave myself the giggles, thinking about you sitting up, totally awake, on the surgical table, telling your doc to make one... READ COMMENT

You look so good! I am glad you took the plunge! READ COMMENT