Location: Newburgh, IN
Member since 6/28/2014


  • 36 total posts
  • 1 review
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Reviews by cj1999

39 Years Old, Two C-sections and an Appendectomy Left Me with an "Apron" Evansville, IN

I have gain weight and lost weight, but nothing changed the "mother's apron" I had that hung over my c-section scar. I had two children via c-section and then an open appendectomy later. I had no muscle left below the belly button. I finally decided I was not going to live with the pooch... READ MORE

Questions from cj1999

1 month post op Tummy Tuck, my thighs is swelling. Is this normal?

I had a tummy tuck on May 27th. I still have some swelling in my tummy, but most of it has settled in my thighs. I have been wear compression garments that don't cover the... READ MORE

Recent comments from cj1999

Posted 12 week post-op photos! READ COMMENT

Take your pain pills faithfully for the first few days. However, be sure to take a stool softener every day. You will not have the stomach muscles to struggle going to the bathroom. Avoid carbonated beverages as much as possible. ... READ COMMENT

Just posted my 7 week update with photos. I'm getting very frustrated with the hips/thighs. My waist has gone down 2 sizes, but my hips and thighs are preventing my from getting into a smaller pant size. I started riding an exercise... READ COMMENT

When I wear an type of girdle that covers only the waist I swell below it. I have to keep compression on that is the same tightness below the belt or it swell up. READ COMMENT

My surgeon had me in Spanx from day 1. He doesn't like the binder garment. I can wear whichever brand I want to. Now that I am 6 weeks he told me that I can wear the garments as needed. READ COMMENT