3 Weeks Post-op + Mini Tummy Tuck Q&A

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Mini Tummy Tuck Swelling: Will it go Down?

Hello I had a tummy tuck done on May 16th. The first timeI took off the compression garment was 5 days post-op. I was really disappointed about the... READ MORE

Indentation After Mini Tummy Tuck and Liposuction

I have an indentation on the left side of my stomach, after having a mini tummy tuck and liposuction on my upper stomach 4 weeks ago. Will this go... READ MORE

18 Days After Mini Tummy Tuck with Lipo.. Is This Basically my End Results? (photo)

I'm curious to know if there is still noticeable swelling or if this is it? When I take off my garment it looks pretty good, if I leave it off for a... READ MORE

Contour Irregularities On Belly After Mini Tuck and Lipo? (photo)

I am three weeks post-op of mini tuck with lipo above belly button and on flanks. I am obsessing about what I understand are called "contour... READ MORE

Wrinkly Skin After Mini Tummy Tuck? (photo)

So I'm now 3 weeks post op with a mini tt and lipo to abdo & waist. I'm still swollen as expected, I still have stretch marks below my bb pretty... READ MORE

Why Do I Still Have Drainage After a Mini Tuck?

I had a mini tuck with lipo nearly 3 weeks ago. I have one drain and it is still producing 50-70cc's. Today the fluid turned strawberry colored after... READ MORE

Is uneven swelling 3 weeks post-TT normal or a sign of a problem?

I had a mini-TT 3 wks ago (lower muscle repair and excess skin removal). I wear a garment 24/7. 3 days PO I had more swelling on my rt side above the... READ MORE

Got Mini TT Three Weeks Ago. Should I Go Back for Top As Well? (Photos)

I got a mini TT, lipo of hips, BA/BL 3 weeks ago (5/17). At my consult my PS said that although I had two large children naturally, I had no real... READ MORE

Post Mini Tumi Tuck. Still Have Loose Skin Above Belly Button. Will It Improve? (photo)

Many years ago I had an umbilicus hernia repair. see the scar in pic. It scarred down and I didn't like the look. When I had my mini tummy tuck 3... READ MORE

Any advice on leaving a seroma untreated?

I have a relatively small pooch right above my mini TT incision, 2.5 weeks post opp. When I push on it, I can see/feel water swishing around. I went... READ MORE

Huge overhang with dog ears 3 wks after mini tummy tuck with muscle repair. Is this normal? (Photo)

Hi I had my op on the 8th Dec 2014, im now 3 wks post op and feeling really unhappy with my results, I now have stretch marks and saggy skin above and... READ MORE

Wrinkled Skin After Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I had a mini tummy tuck 2 and a half weeks ago along with lipo to my upper abdomen and flanks. I have had 3 full term pregnancies which left me with... READ MORE

Floating Belly Button 3 Week Out From Mini TT?

I am 3 weeks out from mini tummy tuck. Everything looks great and is healing great. Is it normal for the floater to have periodic oozing of what looks... READ MORE

Hard Lump on Tummy 3 Weeks Post?

Is it normal to have hardness that feels like a muscle bump in the tummy after lipo and tummy tuck? I AM THREE weeks post op? READ MORE

Hard Area Between Belly Button & Incision 3 Weeks PO From Mini Tummy Tuck?

I had a mini tummy tuck and a correction to my belly button. The doctor suggested having the "hood" removed on the top portion of my belly button to... READ MORE

Will the Pooch over my MTT Ever Be Flat? (photo)

I had a MTT and laser lipo on the upper and lower abs and flanks and under bra line on Aug 24/2013 not satisfied with the results MTT. PS suggested... READ MORE

What can be done to fix low belly button from mini tummy tuck? (Photo)

I am 3 1/2 weeks out from mini tummy tuck. The belly button is FAR lower than I am ok with (would like 2-3inches higher). I DO know that he sewed it... READ MORE

How can Illegal drug use and cigarette smoking affect my recovery after mini tummy tuck surgery

A close friend of mine and I had both had a mini Tt about 3 wks ago . We were both cigarette smokers prior to surgery. Now she's been smoking... READ MORE

3 weeks PO. Did some sprinting. What are the potential problems?

Yesterday I got a bit carried away and forgot about my restrictions and began running and then briefly sprinted until I suddenly remembered that I... READ MORE

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