Location: Los Angeles, CA
Member since 6/3/2014


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Reviews by chiklet3

43yo MM - BA/TT/UH/DR/Lipo - 2014 Summer for CHANGE!! - Los Angeles, CA

School year is over, kids are in summer school, and I'm cleaning the house and prepping for a mm 8/4/14... send advice, tips, supply lists, expectations, b&a photos... Interviewed 3 doctors, friends with experience, and read a lot of online material. Feeling very anxious, excited, nervous, and... READ MORE

44yo First-time "Free" Botox - Pasadena, CA

I'm an RS vet migrating over from the MM site - no prep here other than reading some scary "not worth it" botox stories. Geez, talk about making a simple procedure into a nightmare-ish decision! I've briefly read about the headaches, paralysis, facial dents, ptosis, asymmetry, cruella brows,... READ MORE

Questions from chiklet3

How long do I have to wear "support garments" after a Mommy Makeover? (photo)

I had a mommy makeover 8/4/14 - BA, TT, MR, lipo of flanks/inner thighs and I've been wearing support bras, compression garments, spanx, binders, etc, almost 24/7... taking... READ MORE

What is the ideal belly button (BB) shape? (photo)

My PS gave me a marble at my 1mo appt because my BB looked like it was scabbing over (it's gone through many changes). How long do I have to "wear" it? Do I really want a round... READ MORE

What are these brown marks on my mid-section post TT and how can I get rid of them faster? (Photo)

I've had these brown marks on my mid-section post-TT (8/4/14). I'm thinking they were caused by the very tight constricting CG and the tubing from the OnQ pain pump catheters... READ MORE

What is this hyperpigmentation rash? (photos)

I had a BA/TT on 8/4/14 but developed hyperpigmented marks around the tummy tuck area. For the past month I've been using 7% hydroquinone lotion for the brown marks and the... READ MORE

Recent comments from chiklet3

I've been on a cleanse - eating healthier, smaller meals, less junk, less iced coffees, more water since summer started... Working on my tan and am getting to near-Hawaiian shade with 3 different bikini tan lines! lol... Ah, the... READ COMMENT

Arnica and Bromelain. I preferred the Arnica "pellets" - tiny white powdery tablets on amazon. Good for aches and pains and they taste good too. Arnica gel was good for rubbing into the bruising - feels cool and minty. Not sure if... READ COMMENT

Your scar is fading really nicely and your belly is looking nice and tight for almost 1 year PO. We're almost surgery twinsies! I haven't posted yet... I know what you mean about summer and the kids being home and not eating right. ... READ COMMENT

Good luck to you. The stress is normal. Thoughts of death are normal too. :) I wrote out death letters to my kids, my husband, my mom... lol. I write them when I go on long vacations, when I went to the hospital to deliver the next... READ COMMENT

Oh I know. I have SO many videos and pictures on my site, it practically kills anything that isn't an iphone6 or higher or comparable! lol. (including MY lame-o old phone!!!) But I've been good - ACTUALLY been working out... sort of... READ COMMENT