Location: Durham, NC
Member since 5/21/2014


  • 59 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews by ThinIn13

Armlift, Breast Lift & Abdominoplasty - Durham, NC

Tomorrow is the big day. I have lost 140ish pounds from my highest weight and it is time for skin removal. I am 5'8" and fluctuate between 142 at my lowest to 150 (this morning). Dr. Erdmann at Duke University is doing the surgeon. He has encouraged me to do these three procedures all at once... READ MORE

Doing the Butt -- Excess Skin Removal Following Weight Loss - No Implants - Durham, NC

I am 23 months post-op Gastric Bypass surgery. I hit my goal weight at 14 months out and began my plastics process in August of 2014. I had a full tummy tuck, arm lift and breast lift. The surgeries went well and I was anxious to do the backside. Dr. Erdman at Duke University Aesthetic Center... READ MORE

Questions from ThinIn13

What is the BEST placement for my brachioplasty incision?

My surgeon believes there are less complications with a posterior incision. I am really worried about scarring. Would love to hear your comments on scarring and this type of... READ MORE

How long am I at risk for a Seroma/ wound opening? (photos)

I am so excited - I had Fleur de Lis Tummy tuck, brachioplasty and mastopexy...and all is going great. A little swelling in the abdomen. Day 15 and one drain still in place. I... READ MORE

What is the recovery like for a Butt Lift? NOT a Brazilian Butt Lift - just skin removal.

I had a tummy tuck and now have decided to get a butt lift as well. I do not want any implants or fat transfer, etc. So I was wondering what the recovery is like for just butt... READ MORE

Recent comments from ThinIn13

It's in the review - The $10,800 on the home page was for the surgery. READ COMMENT

I am not sure of the difference either - sitting is the worst part actually - if you could work from a recliner, I would say yes. Just make sure you are off the pain meds if you plan to drive for 45 minutes. Good luck! READ COMMENT

Yes - I am happy. Amazed really. I wish he could have gotten more off my thighs but I realize that is a different procedure. I will post a pic of the scar soon. I have steri strips on so you can't really see anything yet. Once I get all... READ COMMENT

I certainly hope so. They say it can take 1-2 years. READ COMMENT