Stitches + Mommy Makeover

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Is It Okay to Wait 3 Weeks Before Stitches Are Removed after Mommy Makeover?

I had a mommy makeover 2 weeks ago. I was supposed to get my stitches out (FTT/BA/BL) today, but due to taking too long and waiting 1.5 hours, I had... READ MORE

Did I Pop an Internal Stitch After my Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I am 2 1/2 weeks post op from a full tummy tuck and breast augmentaion a and feel great. I'm walking strait up and back at work. This morning I felt... READ MORE

A Little over 3 Weeks Post-op Tummy Tuck and Breast Lift. My Surgeon Told Me to Do Scar Therapy.

He gave me a cream to apply to incisions two times a day. He said to massage cream into skin with enough pressure to pop stitches under skin. I have... READ MORE

Is This Normal? 3 Months Post MOM. (photo)

I did a mommy make over about 3 months ago and since then i had two infections on tummy tuck scar on same spot.First it was a large bump sticking out... READ MORE

Permanent black stitches stuck inside my skin and it's painful. (Photo)

Permanent black stitch. I think the knot got stuck underneath the skin when my breast were healing. I tried to take them out myself, but it was to... READ MORE

Trip to Cuba that didn't turn out like it was suppose too. How long do I have to wait before I get a new Mommy Makeover? (photo)

How long do I have to wait before I get a new tummy tuck and breast augmentation. It will be five months since I had my surgery. It was quite a bad... READ MORE

Could I have popped a stitch after vomiting?

I am 4 days post Mommy makeover. Yesterday at day 3 I got sick ad threw up. I felt a popping sensation and wondered if It's possible to tear a stitch... READ MORE

Swollen belly button? Is that normal?

I had my tummy tuck, lipo, and breast lift done. Today marks two weeks, still have stiches. My question is my belly button looks not cute and swollen... READ MORE

How can I speed this up? (photos)

I am 6 weeks PO mommy make over. I am having issues with splitting stitches in my breast and my TT wound actually hurts on right side. How / What is... READ MORE

Sleeping position after breast lift, tummy tuck and BBL?

Hello realselfers, I'm still researching on my anticipated mommy makeover which consists of bbl, tommy tuck and breast lift without implants. I know... READ MORE

Open hole a T incision in breast. Could I go ahead and take out stitches now to start closing it up? (Photo)

I am 3 weeks post op from a mommy makeover and butt lift in Mexico. Terrific Drs and a great experience but now that I'm home, I have a hole at the T... READ MORE

Is it okay to walk on a treadmill?

I had a TT with fascia repair on Oct 9th. Had a BA on Nov 20th. Only minor complication was a stitch came loose and it was repaired on Dec 4th. I have... READ MORE

Can you use the word RARE when a condition or situation IS actually RARE. What is RARE? 1 out of 50? 1 out of 1000?

Any person that has spent any time here on realself can see that sutures opening, infection, drains staying longer than a week, necrosis, and every... READ MORE

I am now 3 weeks post op tummy tuck, breast lift and liposuction of buttock and hip area. (Photo)

My left side seems to be healing fine but my right is very different. Right breast seems to have separation, also right side of TT incision the wound... READ MORE

Did I harm my wound by removing surgical tape too soon?

My PS did not put surgical tape over the wounds of my BL and TT. He just advised me to clean it and put gauze over it and secure it with tape. I read... READ MORE

When to remove non-dissolvable stitches after circular tummy tuck and breast augmentation?

I had a circular tummy tuck and breast lift with implants done on April 15th. I travelled for the surgeries and my surgeon suggest non dissolvable... READ MORE

1 year post op, I have short of breath, causing lightheaded and panic/anxiety as well as GERD. Is this normal? (photos)

I am a health, fit mother of 4. I had a TT and conservative BA 1 yr ago with a TT scar revision done in Jan. I am now 5 mo PO from the revision and am... READ MORE

Will this swelling and lump go? Will my stomach look better in a few months? Does it look like my internal stitches came loose?

I had my tummy tuck, Liposuction and breast reduction procedures on July 7, 2015, 2 weeks later, I noticed a good sized lump bulging above my belly... READ MORE

I was told that I can do light cardio. But I would like to know what exact exercises am I able to do?

Today makes 3 months since my mommy makeover (Tummy Tuck & Breast Aug), My right breast hasn't completely dropped, and I still have little bleeding... READ MORE

Could my tummy tuck incision be infected at 4 weeks post op? Had breast lift with reaug and full tt. (photo)

Hi I am four weeks post op and my doctor saw me on wed. All looked well but had a small stitch stickimg out from a part of my tummy tuck incison. One... READ MORE

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