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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Tummy Tuck - Dominican Republic

So far not bad, paid my deposit now am getting nervous. Thinking about staying at a recovery house. I really want to stay at a hotel and get a car rental instead of paying for a driver. I would like to hear about how others went about there stay and everything lol am so nervous and so ready at... READ MORE

35 Year Old.... Ive Made Up my Mind - Atlanta, GA

I'm 35 years old and my youngest child of 3 is 2 years old. I had already researched a few doctors before I even got pregnant with her because I wanted a mini tuck or something similar. Only problem was that the time was up smoke cigarettes sold the healing process would not have been good so I... READ MORE

Medina Doll I made it to the flat side

Hello ladies; I am looking for a surgery buddy. I have my surgery date 4-10-2016. I already paid my money. So serious women only. My doctor is Medina. I would love to hook up with someone local maybe we can ride the plane together and stay at the same R.H. (I have no clue what recovery house I... READ MORE

29yo, 2 Kids Both C Sections, 5ft 6, 160 - Scottsdale, AZ

So excited! Had my consultation and scheduled my surgery this week . Having a tummy tuck with liposuction to the flanks, back and thighs. Very in depth consult, he did not rush at all. Took pictures and measurement and made the best recommendations. He also showed many pics of his previous work... READ MORE

44 Yr Old, 5'3, 137lbs, Tummy Tuck with Fleur De Lis Incision After Losing 70lbs - Salt Lake City, UT

I want to start by acknowledging everyone's courage to post before pictures. LOL. All I know is I felt a lot of shame looking at how disfigured my body became after losing 70 pounds. For gaining the weight to begin with. However, I am incredibly proud of the work I have done to lose the weight... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck, Bbl, Laterals & Lipo NEEDED DESPERATELY!!! - Dominican Republic

Hi everyone, I'm here today to finally start my rs journey. I've been doing the obsessing as most of us do prior to finally saying "I'm ready to really do this". I'm 27, with 2 children, a man, 2 cats, full time school and a part time job. So yes my plate is full. Last month I was at my highest... READ MORE

TT, Liposculture, Bbl - Dominican Republic

I'm scheduled for sx with Ramon Sabala, I've researched many of doctors and I thinks he's the one lol. My hemo is only 11.2 so I've been taking iron, vit c and just started on liquid chlorophyll :).. My current stats are 5 4" 200lbs, I plan on losing a few pound before surgery. I will be stay at... READ MORE

47yrs Old & Have Wanted to Do This for 25 Years! - Nashua, NH

First post here - and it's to say that I'm glad I found this forum! My surgery is less than two weeks away. I'm a 5'3" mom of 3 (ages 26, 23 & 20) - I'm pretty healthy, exercise regularly, am of average weight, and lost the mid-section of my former body to pregnancies. It's time to get it... READ MORE

Mother of One, 3st Weight Loss, Ready for New Chapter! - Dominican Republic

After having my one and only child 7 years ago I suffered post natal depression & anxiety which has been very crippling. Last April I final sort therapy & haven't looked back. With depression, self motivate is none existent. I knew part of my depression was due to the four st weight I'd... READ MORE

27, 1 Child, Going on This Body Forming Journey..... In COLOMBIA - Cali, CO

So I've been stalking RS for years, I initially wanted a bbl- that was when I weighed 150 5'5 and was told I needed to gain weight. I gained all that and then some (like 100 lbs over 3 years) and now I need it all out, with just sculpting done to my butt. I'm so nervous but I've narrowed it down... READ MORE

36 y/o, mother of 2 ready to get her Teen Body Back (Smart Lipo (Back and Flanks)+ BBL (Maybe) - Miami Bound

This is my first post and i am excited for the new changes. I have been stalking this site to see how it works and am astounded to see how productive and informative this is for all the ladies interested in getting surgery. I love the support given on here with no judgement. Which we all know... READ MORE

30 Yrs Old, 4 Kids, 6 Pack but with Loose Skin - Frankfurt, Germany

I'm a mom of 4, personal trainer, and have been working really hard in the gym for 4 years. I finally decided it was time to take care of some pesky loose skin. I'm not seeing results yet because I'm still a bit swollen but I know I will love it. I felt like my skin looked like it was melting... READ MORE

**Tummy Tuck!** 2 Kids, 2 C Sections, Hernia Repair. Aventura, FL

I can't believe after the year and half of stalking this site I'm finally about to write a review. I'm very blessed to finally be in a place in my life where I can make this decision with confidence and financially afford it. Cause with kids, you know our money can always go towards something... READ MORE

31 Yrs Old, 3 Kids - Fredericksburg, VA

My goal is to get rid of the extra skin I have from having 3 c-sections. Though it is not alot of skin, working out has not gotten rid of it. I just want my body back. I am nervous as heck though i am looking forward to having my surgery and regaining my confidence. I have been going back and... READ MORE

36 Years Old, 2 Kids, Extended Tummy Tuck - Bloomfield Hills, MI

My tummy tuck is scheduled for January 6,2016. I am excited, terrified, anxious.. Everything! The surgeon who performed my breast augmentation is the same for the tummy tuck. I opted not to get lipo with it as I would like to keep the width of my hips since my wide hips were what prompted me... READ MORE

37 Year Old, Mother of Five. Tummy Tuck with Contouring and Muscle Repair - Minneapolis, MN

Very positive experience! I am 37 and a mother of 5. I am in good physical shape but had some abdominal fat and extra skin that even a healthy diet and exercise (6 days a week!) could not take care of at all. I consulted with three surgeons and decided on Dr Gervais because he seemed to focus... READ MORE

47 yo mom, TT w/hernia repair & lipo wanting to feel good about myself again. Livingston, NJ

First I just want to thank all the realself ladies out there who have bravely shared their stories and experiences you have made my experience so much easier and better. Thank realself for this genius site it's brilliant and helped me find the warmest, most compassionate and professional board... READ MORE

TT, MR and Lipo 50+year. Old, 3 Kids. Warrenville, IL

Due to genetics and large babies (2 were 9lbs) I have a very flabby tummy. I have always wanted my stomach to match the rest of me...I'm 5'7 #135 and in pretty good shape. Weight gain has never been an issue for me as I have been the same weight +/- 5lbs since college. I exercise and have... READ MORE

35 YO, FTT, MR and Lipo

Hello again! I'm back for a full Tummy Tuck procedure after 2 years post a mini Tummy Tuck in 2014. Although I was ok with my Mini TT, I wasn't as pleased as I would have wanted. I chose the MTT as a temporary fix and recovery time constraints. Not long before that, I had back surgery so it was... READ MORE

34 Yr Old 5 Kids...Future Duran Doll! Lookout WORLD!!!

Hello fellow Realself Sistahs! I have finally begun my journey to the new me. Im excited, terrified, in denial, and overwhelmed with joy! This has been a very long wait for me. I have been a member since 2012 and I have really enjoyed reading everyone review...the good, the bad, n the ugly! Lol.... READ MORE

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