Member since 3/15/2014


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Reviews by Jan40

40 Year Old Mom of 2 - Full TT with Exparel - Atlanta, GA

I had a full TT with umbilical hernia and abdominal muscle repair on February 4th, so it's been exactly 10 weeks. I am 5'3" and weigh 100 pounds. Basically, my small frame wasn't meant for having children as my first child pretty much did all of the damage. I had severe separation of... READ MORE

Non-ablative Laser Treatment for Stretch Marks - Atlanta, GA

I had a full TT with hernia repair on February 4, 2014. I had a few residual stretch marks below my new navel that I wanted to minimize. The plastic surgery practice that I used offered laser treatments right in their office. I figured I was this far into improving my appearance, why not go... READ MORE

Recent comments from Jan40

I still realize it at a year - things just feel funny...and I'm still numb! But I enjoyed my bikinis last summer....so no complaints! : ) READ COMMENT

I couldn't sleep flat for a very long time (maybe 6 weeks). I slept with a ton of pillows so that I was pretty much sitting up in bed. I eventually made it to my side, but still had a ton of pillows around (propping my back, between... READ COMMENT

I was an avid crossfitter for 5 years prior to my surgery. I do think it helped being in good shape as far as recovery. I thought recovery was easy (I never took any pain meds), but I was patient and ok with just hanging out for a few... READ COMMENT

Thank you Bettymax! I was this fit before surgery, but the skin on my belly looked like a train wreck! It was so bad until I never any before photos myself. Only my surgeon took them. I have had them emailed to me, but they won't... READ COMMENT

You are so sweet - I still have a few stretch marks, but overall I am happy! Thanks a ton! READ COMMENT