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Reviews by mainemom

Thin but Want a Tummy Tuck? - Maine, ME

So I am a 47 year old mom of six kids. I think I look not bad for having six kiddos. But......I've got extra skin from being stretched 6 times, I guess. I work out 6 days a week (cardio kickboxing) and eat very healthy. I've got muscle tone and good core strength, but I don't think anything... READ MORE

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Thin but need a tummy tuck?

Hey, guys! If anyone that knew me even knew I was asking this question, they would think me crazy!  But.......I think I could really benefit from a tt.  Now.....I am... READ MORE

Full tt or mini?

My six kid belly isn't too bad--with clothes on I look great.  But pictures don't lie.  lol.  What I want to know is:  would a mini tummy tuck be enough for... READ MORE

TNS scar repair

Does anyone's doctor recommend TNS scar repair?  My dr. said it significantly improves scarring.  But.....the charge on my bill estimate is like $250!  Wondering... READ MORE

I have a date!!!!

Got the date for my extended tummy tuck with full muscle repair:  Nov. 4th!!!  That is not far away at all.  Now I need to start making lists!  lol. READ MORE

Did anyone not tell ANYone?

Hey, ladies!  I am 47......having a TT with full MR  on Nov. 4th.  I will be telling NO ONE, except my hubby knows, of course.  ;) Anyone else in this boat?... READ MORE

No ice!

So I went out and bought this big ice pack thingy........b/c I remembered using them for my breast aug./lift.  I figured you could put it on your tummy to help pain.......... READ MORE

No lipo girls talk to me!

I am having an extended tummy tuck with full muscle repair, no lipo.  I am thin, so I don't disagree on the no lipo thing.  But I do have some excess skin on my... READ MORE

How to take off temporary tattoo on scar

I  put a temporary tattoo on my tt scar to see what it might look like to get a real one.  Pretty cool.  I looked it up before to make sure it was ok to do at 8... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Scar Tattoo

Has anyone gotten a tattoo to cover up your tt scar?  I don't know how much these types of scars fade away, but I cannot imagine never being able to not see something... READ MORE

Recent comments from mainemom

Lol....there's always going to be something we don't like right? Now I wish I had less fat on my lower back, cause compared to my front it seems out of place! I never noticed I had love handles before! lol. But I have loose skin b/c... READ COMMENT

Ummmmm, yeah....that does not even LOOK like you, girl! Wow, what a huge accomplishment. Congratulations! READ COMMENT

Blah! I already have noticed a thinner face, etc. And more wrinkles than I like! I know how important working out is--skinny does not look good on a 48 year old. Before I started lifting weights a few years ago, I noticed less... READ COMMENT

Good luck, Empower! Don't worry about's not a walk in the park, but that has nothing to do with age. You'll be fine. I am 48, so no worries! READ COMMENT