Location: Utah
Member since 6/18/2014


  • 1,448 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 4 questions

Reviews by Matea2

Got me a new body!

Since I found out my husband is okay with this (I never thought he would be), all I can think about is when I can get rid of the tummy skin that has held me back for years. My highest weight was 270 lbs, that was at the end of a pregnancy with a 10 lb, 11 oz baby. He was my third C-section. ... READ MORE

BA Sientra round silicone under 525/485 cc - 5'9" 185 lb

Hi, I was going to wait to begin a review but I need a place to ask opinions and searching the site isn't leading me to answers. I will post clothed photos of my before and afters so my wonderful surgeon can have another great review on here. He did my tummy tuck in October 2014 and I have a... READ MORE

Questions from Matea2

Compression stockings after tummy tuck, knee-high, what gradient is best?

At my preop, I was advised to get Jobst knee-high compression stockings 10-20 mmHg. These are almost impossible to find. Would 15-20 mmHg be ok? How long are these to be worn... READ MORE

Muscle spasms after over 4 months postop extended TT with MR. Is this normal at this stage?

I had a tummy tuck over 4 months ago with muscle repair. Since then, I have had what feels like muscle spasms and twitching on my right side. If I place a hand below my ribs,... READ MORE

Can I have Laser tattoo removal with breast implants?

Can tattoo removal using Q-switched Nd:YAG laser above the breast cause damage to breast implants? READ MORE

Recent comments from Matea2

I had April for surgery and she did perfectly placing the IV Catholic but I hate when they put it in the arm rather than top of my hand. It got very sore at the site a few days after surgery. READ COMMENT

I agree with this comment. I also don't see you as a big girl but sharing similar stats, I know what you mean. You look great though. Your results are fabulous! READ COMMENT

Well said. I felt all of those awful comparison feelings after my tummy tuck and I agree with your post one year later. I'm 5'9 and 185 to 189 depending on the day but the weight isn't an issue anymore. I actually haven't had a... READ COMMENT

They're not too big at all. I often think mine should be bigger but then realize how I don't want to shop for DDD or bigger bras. Besides, when you catch women looking at your boobs, it shows they must be nice so I'm good. Haha! ... READ COMMENT