Tummy Tuck

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Abdominoplasty (commonly known as a tummy tuck) removes excess skin and fat around the stomach while tightening the abdominal wall. The surgery is frequently performed after pregnancy or weight loss, when the skin has become stretched or saggy. A new belly button may need to be surgically created by umbilicoplasty. Other procedures such as liposuction or breast augmentation are often performed at the same time. This is commonly referred to as a mommy makeoverLEARN MORE

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Long over Due Tummy Tuck and Fixing Diastasis Recti

I am 42, a mother of 5 yr old twin boys and a teenage son. I am recently divorced so I pray my recover time is at least average. I am getting a tummy tuck no Lipo. I got smart Lipo in 2012 on my upper and lower tabs. I went to 5 doctors before I made my decision. I went with a doctor outside of... READ MORE

27 Year Old, 2 Kids, TT Lipo and Fat Transfer - Bethesda, MD

I first went and to all of this just wanting to get cool sculpt LIPO done. After seeing a few clinics that did the procedure and them telling me that I was not a candidate because it will make my skin worse, & that I would need a tuck, I decided to look at peoples videos on YouTube for... READ MORE

4 years later, still loving it!!!

I had my first son at 18 and lost my sexy stomach at that point, but it wasn't too bad. My second son clinched it for me though. He was 9 1/2 pounds. I've hidden my stomach since. I just figured this was my cross to bear. As time has gone on, it's become more and more depressing. My belly button... READ MORE

Full TT with muscle repair, you don't have to be the perfect weight for surgery you can lose after.

5 2.5" Now 137 - highest around 215 goal for surgery 130 I've lost 80 plus pounds on my own and decided to be a figure competitor! I competed once with the bad belly at 131 not so cute. But I was proud to go up there. Now I am doing this! Will post more and add pictures later... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck with muscle repair: I could not be happier with my results! - Chevy Chase, MD

I had my Tummy Tuck procedure done with Dr. Khalifeh on March 22, 2013. It is been 7 months since my surgery and I am thrilled with my results. It's not always been easy. I was in severe pain from the second to the seventh day after the surgery. But I never felt alone. I had and continue... READ MORE

Chicken "Older" - Chevy Chase, MD

I am anxious, excited and nervous about having a TT. I am older and my daughter and best friend feel I don't need it, but I want it because I don't like the way my clothes "don't" fit. I also have a vertical c-section scar that looks like a front butt. Sometimes I think I... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck W/ Lipo After Many Pregnancies and Weight Loss - Fredericksburg, VA

Dr Heppe at Plastic Surgery Services performed my abdominoplasty w/ liposuction in early 2016. I couldn't be happier with Dr Heppe and his staff. His nurses and office staff are friendly and knowledgeable, and always ready to help. Dr Heppe did an AMAZING job on my surgery, he was honest and... READ MORE

34 Years Old, Fit, 2 Vaginal Births, First Surgery Ever!

My first child was born when I was 23. I have been very fit and active my whole life and my weight has stayed very stable. I lost all the pregnancy weight within the first 6 months and did a lot of physical therapy to bring my abdominal muscles back together. After my first child, this work was... READ MORE

35 - 3 Kids - 5'4 - 145 Lbs - Upcoming Hernia Repair/Abdominoplasty, Possible Breast Lift - Duluth, GA

Hoping I can eliminate most of my stretch marks and my disgusting, bulging hernia. Would also like to fix the "mom boobs". I got pregnant with my first child at 18, so I've had stretch marks my entire adult life. I was a full D cup before having children, but I moved up to a double D after... READ MORE

Start of a New Journey!!!!!!

I'm so excited I am scheduled to have surgery with dr Drisnalda Matos in April. I found her on instagram then I good led her on RealSelf.com. So far Dra Matos has answered all my concerns. I gave her a &300.00 deposit and booked my flight. I can't wait to get to DR already! Apart of me is to... READ MORE

42 with 3 Kids

For the last 5 years I kept putting on weight even though my diet has changed drastically.I feel like I woke up one day with this blob in my lap. I was tired on sucking my stomach in and feeling self conscious anytime I wore fitted clothes or tucked in my shirts.I also did not want my husband to... READ MORE

27 years old, 2 kids and need of Tummy tuck and lipo with fat transfer

I liked the reviews on real self, the way the Dr. sat down at eye level and didn't rush me. The amount of procedures he has successfully completed with patient satisfaction, and how he listened and addressed all my concerns and issues. Excited and nervous to get rid of my post-pregnancy body,... READ MORE

Much needed TT and BBL

I been considering getting a TT and BBL. I've had one face to face consultation and emailed a few doctors. I've done lots of research on line and a ton of Youtubing which has been helpful as well as this awesome site where others who have had similar procedures can share their stories good and... READ MORE

39 Yrs Old, Mother of 4 Getting a Tummy Tuck and Bbl Revision

Hello dolls! I am so happy to be doing this! I have read so many stories and seen thousands of pictures here on real self and now I am scheduledto finally get my tummy tuck and bbl for this summer, I am so excited!!! I had an appointment with Dr Bancroft a couple of months ago, I loved the way... READ MORE

34 with 4 Kids It's Time to Get my Groove Back!!!!

Today I start my journey to a new me? I've decided to go with dr.yili she is a god sent!!!! Her work is to die for not literally lol but she is amazing hopefully I'll get to officially meet her in June I'm so excited I've contacted some of her patients and they gave her rave reviews and her... READ MORE

31 Year Old, 5'3" 140lbs. TT, Lipo of Flanks, Hips and Outer Thighs..Still Dreaming?

Hello friends. I have been a member of this site for a couple of years now. I have been mostly doing a lot of reading. I have read your stories and admired your results, looked at doctors; but it always seemed as if my dreams of fixing this body were just that, dreams. Well, today I booked my... READ MORE

38 Years Old, 3 Csections Later - Toronto, ON

We have 3 beautiful children, that we had over a 4 year time span. They are presently 2,4 & 6. I have always been a tiny, athletic person and the pregnancies took their toll on me physically. I retained a lot of water and had excessive weight gain despite eating well (50-60 lbs gained and... READ MORE

38 Year Old Mother

My expectations hopefully is to get back to feeling beautiful and confident again. I haven't yet had my tummy tuck. I'm scheduled for 04/25/2017. I'm super nervous but I'm really prepared as I lost so much confidence with the appearance of my belly. So I'm hopeful. Lots of prayers needed. God... READ MORE

Lipo, BBL and BL in Dominican republic here I come !!

I've wanted surgery for years now and finally decided to get the ball rolling on making it happen. I workout and seem to never get to the results I want so I'm ready to take the plunge. I'm a planner so I'm already on planning overdrive even though I probably won't be ready (financially and... READ MORE

33 Year Old Mum of 3 Young Boys Needs A Tummy Tuck! - Norfolk, GB

So today I've gone ahead a booked my surgery to have my tummy tuck! I'm excited and terrified all in one. ???????? It's taken me 4 months of researching and meeting with various consultants to finally settle with surgeon I've chosen and feel 100% happy with my choice. I must have read every... READ MORE

31yr Old Mom to 4

I'm 5'2 and weigh 100lbs, weight before or after pregnancy has never been an issue. The issue was going from 100lbs to 160lbs with each pregnancy which caused my stomach to look less then ideal. I knew a tummy tuck was something in my future but waited until I had my tubes tied and my youngest... READ MORE

Stepping out in faith! 24 Years Old. 4 Kids - Atlanta, GA

So after almost 9 years I am finally getting this procedure done! I am so happy and its crazy to see God's faithfulness. He knows my heart and how bad I've wanted this. I had my first baby at 15, he will be turning 9 in June. I have been following Davoudi for years. But because I was being... READ MORE

Beyond my expectations, mommy makeover

Only 104 days away! I've been dreaming of getting a TT since my son was born. He is almost 19 years old. My surgery is scheduled on my 42nd birthday. A wonderful present to myself! I am so afraid of the pain, but I know it will all be worth it! And I know I will still have stretch marks... READ MORE

34 Years Old Tummy Tuck, Muscle Repair and Hernia

After my last child I developed diastasis, I did not like the way I looked in clothes so I would just wear my husbands shirts and sweat pants. I really want this surgery so that I can wear a fitted shirt or bathing suit without looking pregnant! I am so afraid but excited at the same time, I... READ MORE

After 12 Years, Finally Pulling the Trigger- Getting a TT, Lipo, W/muscle Repair - Houston, TX

Hi Everyone! After consulting with 5 plastic surgeons throughout the 12 years, I finally decided that life is short. So I might as well get it done instead of being unhappy with my tummy. Will post pictures before and after soon! Dr. Newall will administer Exparel for pain relief to the tummy... READ MORE

32 Years Old, 2 Kids (Tummy Tuck,bbl and Lipo) - Dominican Republic

Hi dolls, so im been lurking on RS and Im so happy to find out Im not the only one. I've been wanting a tt for so long but now Im going for it. I love Dr.Yili work... and after looking and doing research Dr.Yili it is.. so far ive send in my pics (wich I didnt like But I know I got to) and then... READ MORE

40 7 kids married

Well I have been a mother since I was 15 and have 7 kids I have cared for all my adult life.. . I'm.married and my husband loves me they way I am but I'm ready to get this body together for ME..... I have find a lot of research and have picked dra Walkiris Robles... I'm nervous excited because... READ MORE

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