Location: Netherlands
Member since 4/17/2013


  • 180 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews by Aukje

37yr mom, TT, MR, Lipo in The Netherlands

Hello ladies. I'm a 37 yr old expat mom living in Holland with husband and two kids. After more than a year on this site, I have decided to get a TT and share my story on RS. Rewind... I gained about 50 lbs during my first pregnancy and after giving birth, I was left with stretch marks, baby... READ MORE

Questions from Aukje

Do I really need a vertical incision scar during tummy tuck? (photos)

I am 37 yrs old, 5'4 and currently 138 lbs. My surgeon's recommendation is to do a small vertical incision during my TT with muscle repair and lipo of the flanks. According to... READ MORE

4 days post op of Tummy Tuck, I noticed there are blisters along the adhesive part of the bandaid. Should I be worry? (photo)

I am 4 days post-op from a TT with muscle repair and lipo of the flanks. I have a bandaid (pictured) on the back of my right side or flank below the binder I am currently... READ MORE

Recent comments from Aukje

Yes. You are correct. I don't have swelling much anymore but I do get bloated once in a while from normal things like overeating or too much salt. However my skin and tummy are still flat. You'll love it! READ COMMENT

I had 2 drains - one didn't hurt at all but the other hurt so bad. Not sure why. I would suggest a pain pill or even ibuprofen beforehand, just in case. The stitches didn't hurt for me. Good luck! READ COMMENT

Totally. It's in my cabinet as well. READ COMMENT