How can I tell if the hardness under the skin on my abdomen is my abs or scar tissue? (Photos)

I'm 8 weeks post op in 5d and I'm starting to see definition. Will it stay or will I have more loose skin due to stretch marks.

Doctor Answers 2

Post Liposuction Irregularities, Swelling -- Try Massage, Velashape or Venus Legacy With Your Compression

I suggest RF treatments and assessment by someone with experience in hi def liposuction to determine your situation.  Best, Dr. Emer.


Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 167 reviews

Lipo at 8 weeks

You are only 8 weeks out and likely still swollen. It might be hard to tell at this point. You have to give it several more months to settle down.

Steven Wallach, MD
New York Plastic Surgeon
4.1 out of 5 stars 24 reviews

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.