AmyS33

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Location: Buffalo, NY
Member since 11/9/2013

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  • 4 questions

Reviews by AmyS33

I Got My Flat Stomach Back on 11/6/13 ... 9 Months Later

I had twins in August 2011. They were 7 lbs 12 oz and 6 lbs 4 oz. I carried full term and delivered vaginally. They really did a number on my stomach muscles and stomach skin. I also lost 70 lbs on Weight Watchers after they were born. I am 5'9" and weigh 153 lbs. I had my tummy tuck with... READ MORE

Questions from AmyS33

Is HIP swelling common after a full tummy tuck with muscle repair and NO lipo?

I had a full tummy tuck 3 days ago (with muscle repair) and noticed that my hips are very swollen. I did NOT have lipo. All the research I am doing on message boards, I seem to... READ MORE

When Will I see Results From My Full Tummy Tuck With Muscle Repair and When Will I Fit Into My Pre-op Jeans Again? (photo)

I had a full tummy tuck with muscle repair on 11/6/13. I did NOT have Lipo (I am at my ideal weight of 153 lbs at 5'9"). I look at my new shape and it's not much different than... READ MORE

How long does it take for a small (less than 10 cc's) seroma to dissolve?

My mons pubis (after a full tummy tuck with muscle repair) is a small waterbed. I push on it and the waves ripple through my mons pubis. A TINY bit goes up my sides. My surgeon... READ MORE

Is it normal for swelling to START 6 weeks out after a tummy tuck? (I didn't really have any before).

My swelling was pretty minimal after my tummy tuck (with full muscle repair) and kept going down. I did not need Lipo. At 5 weeks I was SO flat. At 6 weeks however, I ballooned... READ MORE

Discussions started by AmyS33

When did your pubic mound swelling go down after a tummy tuck?

I am 3 weeks post from my tummy tuck with muscle repair.  My pubic mound looks like a Ken Doll!  I can't stand it.  If this happened to you, how long did it take... READ MORE

Recent comments from AmyS33

I'm so excited for you that you found the Tummy Team! I wish so much I would have found out about the Tupler Technique PRIOR TO my tummy tuck. I am so glad I found it now though and even MORE glad I stopped planks, crunches, and sit... READ COMMENT

Thank you SO much! I'm so glad my Review has helped others :) READ COMMENT

You're doing great for 1 month out! When your surgeon tells you to ditch the compression, make sure you do. Let your body get used to NOT having it. Trust me. I did a whole post about it in my Review as well. Your 3 weeks pics are... READ COMMENT