Location: Utah
Member since 6/18/2014


  • 1,456 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

You should be happy! They're great! You're making me want to go tanning! I wore a bikini in the spa a few weeks back and was really self conscious until I realized I was being admired, not made fun of and wow it felt great!! Crazy how... READ COMMENT

Yes, working out but way different now. Having some arthritis issues and really have had to modify my workouts but no weight gain so all is well. Knee surgery failed so physiotherapy begins next week to deal with that. Bone spurs in the... READ COMMENT

If Experal was an option when I had my TT, I would've taken it. TT hurts like hell. I've had three C sections and they are not even close to the recovery of a TT. READ COMMENT

I did lateral chest too on his recommendation. You won't regret paying more. Dr B is the best. We have similar stats. He did my TT a year ago and BA a few months ago. I need to update my reviews. I'm 5'9 and between 185 and 190. In an 8... READ COMMENT