Location: CT
Member since 1/23/2013


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  • 2 reviews
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Reviews by babymickey

I year post TT Revision after Floating MTT

Hello, I have been reading all your stories and am grateful for your recommendations and updates. Here is a little about me. I am 49 years old, with 3 kids, 17, 15 and 9. I am 5'5 and 134 lbs. I work out every day and cannot get rid of my belly. It is mostly genetic for me, to be honest. I was... READ MORE

18 months after TT Revision, BA Revision, lift with Dr Rick Rosen

Hello, for those of you that are interested, I posted my TT on that review. Basically, I am just about 6 months postop and am going for consultations for a revision. I had a floating TT with MR on 3/5/13. I had no idea I was only going for a float. PS never told me. I came out of recovery and... READ MORE

Questions from babymickey

Full Tummy Tuck Belly Button Untouched?

I had a FTT 4 days ago. I have a hip to hip incision and 2 drains. However, my belly button is untouched.. I am very short waisted so it looks fine, the placement is perfect.... READ MORE

Skin Laxity? Swelling? Poor Tone? Seroma? (photo)

I am 15 weeks post TT w umb float and muscle plication. Upon awakening I am relatively flat and skin moderately tight. After rising, within the hours, I develop what looks to... READ MORE

Loose Skin Above BB After Umbilical Float. Options? (photo)

I am almost 5 months post op. I can grab a thick roll of skin above my BB. I already have scars underneath both breasts from a BA. I have been researching reverse TT. I am... READ MORE

I Am 5 Months Postop and Have Horrible Hanging Skin , Do I Need a Revision? (photo)

When I sit it looks very bad(see pic). Standing is better but not much. I had a floating tuck. Want to know what my options are. I had MR all the way to xyphoid per my PS. READ MORE

Failed Muscle Repair After Tummy Tuck, What Would Be The Most Likely Reason For This? (photo)

I had a floating tummy tuck with MR 6 months ago. While I was never truly flat, I developed a considerable bulge about a month ago that is getting worse. It is around and below... READ MORE

Discussions started by babymickey

Had tt with MR on 3/5. Bad swelling!

My hips belly and back are sausage like! 7 lbs up in wt so I know it's fluid. Is this normal? READ MORE

Recent comments from babymickey

And also Natty, it looks like your entire repair has failed, not just the upper part. You need to make sure whoever does it next uses permanent sutures, in the interrupted fashion. Make sure they do not do a running or continuous style... READ COMMENT

Natty-it's hard to gauge how much skin you will have when your repair has failed. Once they fix your repair, you will have loose skin, enough to pinch. I feel that if you want the flattest tummy possible, refloating is not the answer. READ COMMENT

Hi Natty! My new PS wouldn't do a full TT because of the necrosis issue as well. He said even if you do the bled procedure, it can still necrose. Because I had most of the loose skin above my BB and had previous scars under my breast,... READ COMMENT

Oh my goodness, I could only do 10 at first try! What would be the starting point? Thanks for this info! I am one that bloats about my ab exercise too. but am flat in the morning. My doctor says its because the muscle gets overtired. READ COMMENT