Location: Saint Louis, MO
Member since 4/3/2008


  • 75 total posts
  • 2 reviews
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  • 12 questions

Reviews by cindig


I would give anything if I could go back and never have implants put in. I'm not a person that is showy, so the numbness I have had since getting my implants 2 yrs. ago is definately not worth big boobs. I would say I have about 1/3 numbness on my entire boob and also my nipples. Not a good... READ MORE

Finally Decided to Take the Plunge at 58! Houston, TX

My stomach has been bothering me for about 5 yrs. It got worse after menopause, then I have a back injury and couldn't exercise for almost a year, so now I've decided to go ahead and have a TT and some lipo. I won't lie, I'm really nervous about it. I am going to a dr. that is 12 hours away... READ MORE

Questions from cindig

Numbness After Breast Augmentation

I've had my implants for 1 year and 8 months. I have 350cc's saline under the muscle, put through the areola. I still have a lot of numbness and both of my nipples have... READ MORE

What Sub-nasal Lip Lift Gives the Best Results?

Which lip lift gives best results, the one where they cut under the nose and take out some skin, or the one where they use nylon threads with the incisions being in the nose... READ MORE

Skin Excision As Alternative to Tummy Tuck?

Is there anyway to just have your skin removed instead of a Tummy tuck that involves the muscles? I know a Tummy tuck would be the preferred way to go, but I don't have the... READ MORE

Is it wise to change the dosage of my hypothyroidism medication before surgery?

I am planning to have a tummy tuck in Oct. I have hypothyroidism and am on medicine. Mt thyroid was checked last Oct and my TSH was 1.25. I just had it rechecked and it's 3.5 .... READ MORE

Tummy tuck recovery. Do doctors want you to walk bent over because of the pain? Could it cause damage?

I realize that when you have a tummy tuck you walk bent over because of the pain, but do doctors want you to walk that way because you could do damage for a certain length of time? READ MORE

Is Celebrex alright to take up to and after a tummy tuck surgery?

With my BA the doctor wanted me to take Celebrex during my recovery. Will it also be safe after a tummy tuck? READ MORE

Where will by birthmark be?

I'm having a tummy tuck in Dec. I have a birth mark that is on my belly button and some of it is in my belly button. Where will it be after my tummy tuck? Thanks! READ MORE

I have a vascular birthmark on belly button. Where will it be there after a tummy tuck surgery? (photos)

Here is a picture of my belly button. What are your opinions on where it will end up after my tummy tuck? Part of it goes into my belly button. Thanks! READ MORE

Why are there so many different opinions of the use of Celebrex before and after surgery?

Why are there so many different opinions of the use of Celebrex before and after surgery? It can't be a gray issue, either it causes bleeding or it doesn't. Why can't all dr's... READ MORE

Discussions started by cindig

Can I hide my tummy tuck?

If I have a tummy tuck 2.5 weeks before Thanksgiving do you think I could hide the fact that I got a tummy tuck when being around my family? READ MORE

Recent comments from cindig

So happy for you!! I'm doing great, mine was on the 3rd. I just have deal with the nercosis in the center of my incision. Gotta get that healed up and then will have a small procedure to make the scar look better. So glad you're doing... READ COMMENT

Bless your heart!!!! READ COMMENT

What's crazy is, I never even considered this could happen. I never read about it happening to anyone on here before my surgery, but since hunted around and it has. I'm doing so good otherwise. Ohhhh, hope you don't get the stomach... READ COMMENT

Hi Realitynut, I'm sorry you've had so many problems with nausea. I didn't have problems with that, I told the anesthesiologist to do everything possible so I wouldn't. I had zero hunger, but had to force myself to get plenty of... READ COMMENT

Imath, I didn't realize you also had a necrosis. Mine is in a spot no one would ever know it was there. My dr said he will make it good. He's a great dr, and I don't blame him at all. I got quite a lot of liposuction that I wasn't sure... READ COMMENT