Location: Dallas, TX
Member since 9/7/2013


  • 274 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 1 question

Reviews by Highpockets

No "Mommy Makeover" Here - This Will Be a GRANNY TAKEOVER! - Dallas, TX

I'll be 65 in 2 months and I'm an African American woman. When I told the board certified plastic surgeon at my first consultation that I wanted a "mommy makeover", his nurse/assistant (whatever!) who was in the examination room with us audibly snorted. If you knew me you'd inevitably, at some... READ MORE

My BR W Lift Was Part of my "Granny Takeover" - Dallas, TX

I'll turn 65 at the end of November and have lived with large breasts all my life. But over the last 3-4 years things began changing. I grew from a 36 DD-DDD to a 38G. I gained 6 lbs from 182 to 188 on my 5'6" frame. I got married after being divorced 23 years. And, the worst thing, I... READ MORE

My TT W Muscle Repair and Lipo Was Part of my "Granny Takeover" - Dallas, TX

I'm 64 yrs old and 4 weeks post op today and I'm STILL having issues with my incision! I have 5 places that have yet to heal. 4 are about the size of my fingernail, but the fifth one, which is below my navel and just to the right is about 2 inches long and 1 inch across. I've used peroxide... READ MORE

Questions from Highpockets

I'm 2 Days Pre-op for my Granny Takeover. Very Anxious, Sleepless. Can Anxiety Cause Esophageal Ache and Slight Burning?

I'm 64 yrs old and scheduled for my granny takeover (TT and BR, both with lipo) in 2 days. Anxiety and sleeplessness (hard to fall asleep and I wake up between 3 and 5am) have... READ MORE

Recent comments from Highpockets

Hi there...check your email Inbox for my message.... READ COMMENT

Oh, and be sure o impress upon your ps and your insurance company about the neck, shoulder and upper back pain we experience from carrying around those heavy puppies. Blue Cross Blue Shield paid for my br and hospitalization because of... READ COMMENT

Oh thank you tcanolee! I enjoy writing the posts when the muse strikes me. As for a place for us grannies to talk, that's up to the RealSelf administration. I asked for a place. I hope that you and others ask for a place too -... READ COMMENT

Come on in Nanc74, the "water's" fine. I had my granny takeover September of 2013 at age 64 and I'm loving my new body - although you look pretty good as you are! READ COMMENT

Yes! Definitely cross him off the list!!! I have had high blood pressure since I was about 32, and high cholesterol since my early 40s. Both are controlled with meds and well within the normal range. I weighed about 194 when I had... READ COMMENT