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Will infrared saunas help with scarring? Is it safe after Tummy Tuck?

I recently started a cleanse, and one of the reccomendations is to go to a sauna a few times a week. I don't like steam saunas, and I prefer infrared... READ MORE

Effect of Smoking on the Elascisity of the Skin?

Hello, I've been reading questions from other patients and noticed that many doctors said that smoking is bad for the elascisity of the skin. I have... READ MORE

Can I Get Vaginal Prominancy Corrected After Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck nearly 4 months ago and i realised soon after my tummy tuck that my vaginal area is still very prominant and lacking in elasticity... READ MORE

How Do I Know Enough if Excess Skin Has Been Removed from my Tummy Tuck?

I had a full TT with muscle repair. I have a scar running hip to hip, around the belly button and an inch right below the bb. My PS said that there... READ MORE

Anything to aid the progression of standing straight up with tight belly skin? (Photo)

2 weeks post op & am worried about being not fully erect for too long & pushing it resulting in stretch marks. Would it be beneficial to use any kind... READ MORE

What Can I Do About my Body? Stubborn Lower Abdomen. (photo)

5 years to the gym. Been with personal trainer and by now i have a lot of experience one problem, I am facing is my body I cant achieve the results i... READ MORE

How common is it to cut across the umbilical stalk during a full Tummy tuck?

I recently had a tummy tuck when, rather than separating my belly button on the "skin side" and leaving it looking as before, my surgeon cut across... READ MORE

Should I choose abdominoplasty or belt lipectomy with fat injections in butt? Would ths be too aggressive? (Photo)

I lost about 60lbs from highest non-pregnancy weight, at my highest pregnancy weight I was 100lbs heavier than I am today. The last 18 months I... READ MORE

Can I get a full tummy tuck? Three surgeons' have said they would not do full TT (photo)

I've been to three ps and no one wants to give me a full tummy tuck. One said my skin isn't elastic and wouldn't pull down to the horizontal scar. I... READ MORE

Can my surgeon make my tummy tuck scar lower if he replaces my belly button with a small vertical scar?

My ps said that I need a full tt, im very nervous of the scars. he said I would have a fairly low scar but to me its not very low, he said my skin... READ MORE

How do surgeons tighten the fascia ABOVE the umbilicus when the umbilical stalk is left attached during an abdominoplasty?

Due to poor skin elasticity in my upper abdomen my umbilical stalk was left attached as my surgeon did not think he could get it to drift downward... READ MORE

Would a full tummy tuck or mini be best for me? (Photo)

I'm trying to decide if a full tummy tuck or mini is needed. I have had 3 children and will not be having anymore. The elasticity of the skin is gone!... READ MORE

Would previous lipo to my abdomen prevent me from getting a full tummy tuck because of skin elasticity? (photos)

I had a BBL back in March 2013, it which included lipo to my abdominal question is since I had lipo previously would I have enough loos skin to get a... READ MORE

What would be the best treatment for my post partum excess skin? I am a fit and thin mom of 2 (photo)

I am currently performing microneedling with special creams until I am 12 months post partum, as I heard the skin my return to its original elasticity... READ MORE

Do I need a tummy tuck? (Photo)

I gained some weight and got stretch marks on my tummy and I don't have kids. I've had a consultation with a PS before and he said my elasticity was... READ MORE

Over the past 3 years I've given birth to two beautiful kids with c-section. My skin is very loose. What should I do?

If I suck in my stomach it starts to wrinkle up really bad. I've lost a lot of weight after the two pregnancy but my stomach has lots of excess skin.... READ MORE

Will I need a TT after BBL? (Photos)

I've never have kids, and I feel like I've had good skin elasticity. However, I do harvest a lot of fat on my stomach due to my apple shape and since... READ MORE

How can you tell if you need a mini tummy tuck or a full tummy tuck?

Hi I'm curious to find out how I will know if I need a full tummy tuck or a mini tummy tuck.I have very little elasticity in the lower part of my... READ MORE

Radio frequency treatment or tummy tuck?

Hi I'm only 24 years and had an 8.5lb baby via cesearean. My stretchmarks around my belly button really cleared up and I am happy with results. I have... READ MORE

Will my belly button improve, as in maybe get smaller and round through the healing process? (photos)

I am exactly 3 weeks post op from a full tummy tuck. My only two concerns are my belly button and the uneven scar towards the middle. My surgeon... READ MORE

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