Member since 5/3/2013


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Reviews by Nichole36974

6 Months Post Op 12/20/13

I'm scheduled for a Full TT, BA/BL on June 20th. My pre-op consultation is scheduled for June 3rd. I'm 5'6" and weigh around 137 and currently wear a size 2/4. I met with Dr. C a couple of weeks ago and he was very reassuring. I had previously met with one other surgeon who was pushing for... READ MORE

Questions from Nichole36974

Exercise Prior to BA/BL and TT Surgery? (photo)

I have been following a fairly agressive strength training (heavy lifting) and cardio for over one year now. I am scheduled for surgery in 3 weeks. Is it best to wind down my... READ MORE

Could I Be Splitting a Stitch? (photo)

I am 3 weeks and 3 days post op. this morning I noticed a raised white bump on my incision. When I touch it I can feel something like a fishing line just under the skin. Could... READ MORE

Swelling in Hips/thighs After TT-No Lipo Normal?

I had a TT with a BA/Lift 11 weeks ago. Much of the swelling in my abdomen is subsiding, but I have noticed increased swelling in my hips and thighs even though I did not have... READ MORE

Discussions started by Nichole36974

Do I have to remove my IUD for surgery

I currently have a Mirena IUD.  I seem to remember my surgeon saying I may have to remove it for surgery?  Does anyone have any experience with this?  I am... READ MORE

For those who lifted weights prior to surgery

I am scheduled for BA/BL and TT surgery on 6/20.  I meet with my PS and am of course going to ask him my question, but wanted to see if anyone could give me a "heads up"... READ MORE

Recent comments from Nichole36974

Looking great! I wish I had gone bigger for sure, but I'm okay with what I have. Boob greed is pretty easy to have. :-) READ COMMENT

Thank you! I'm starting to train myself to focus on the positive. READ COMMENT

Thanks! This really is a loooong process. Hope you are doing well. READ COMMENT

Thank you! I'm not in too much pain. It kind of feels like a PMS cramp. At least it is below my scar if I need surgery. READ COMMENT

Looking good. It takes a while for everything to settle. At least it did for me and I still see changes after 9 months. Your scar is so light! READ COMMENT