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


  • 53 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

Yep! It is a laser therapy to help with the redness and healing with the scars. Thanks!!! READ COMMENT

I have not had any laser treatment yet. I am going to in about 2 weeks, but I think I am just going to do my arms for now. Those are the ones that will be visible to the public ;-) READ COMMENT

I am 10 weeks out today. My arms are not swollen - I have a little pain directly on the scar. My belly swells from the tummy tuck. So far so good. READ COMMENT

Thank you ;-) My arms are pretty tiny. I am anxious for the scar to fade!! READ COMMENT