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Loose Skin or is It Fat?

I am 37 years old and had 2 children 18 months apart. My youngest is now 5 years old. I just completed a year of training with a personal trainer... READ MORE

Best Skin Tightening Treatment for Post-pregnancy Belly?

What is the best tightening treatment or device for sagging post-pregnancy belly? It's not a fat issue, just excess thin skin that appears quite... READ MORE

Extra Skin and Fat I Cannot Get Rid of with Exercise and Diet

I am 42 and have had 2 csections in my mid to late 30's. I am fairly close to my ideal weight however my stomach has never been the same. I have... READ MORE

How Much of my Stretch Marks Will Be Removed with a Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I'm skinny, with some extra skin from 2 pregnancy. The extra skin does not bother me as much as all the stretch marks. I have them mostly on my hips,... READ MORE

Help with Excess Skin After Baby and Weight Loss?

I used to be a small size 10 before I gave birth. I've gone right up to a size 22 now. I'm an 18, nearly a 16, and have been focusing on losing... READ MORE

Will Kaiser Pay for my Hernia Repair?

I had gastric bypass 4 years ago and lost 200 pounds. I have extra skin on my arms I would like removed and I also would like a Breast lift or Breast... READ MORE

Pain in Lower Abdomen From Excess Skin, Any Chances Insurance Will Pay for Tummy Tuck ?

After I lost about 150 lbs,now my abdomen hangs really low and covers my pubic area.During my Periods it hurts a lot in the lower abdomen,It feels... READ MORE

Will Bunched-up Skin from Tummy Tuck Tighten After Swelling?

I am 6 days post “custom” tummy tuck and am very concerned about what the results will look like. Once the swelling goes down, will I have a belly but... READ MORE

Mini Tummy Tuck Enough for Loose Skin and Diastasis Recti?

I recently had lipolaser done to remove a small amount of excess fat and loose skin at my belly. I have a 1 inch diastasis and a small hernia... READ MORE

How much does the extra skin weigh? (photos)

I'm just curious as to what the average weight the skin is that is removed during a tummy tuck? I'm about 25 lbs over weight. I am 5'1'' and 150lbs.... READ MORE

I just had umbilical hernia surgery a week ago. My hernia is repaired but I still have an "outie." Is this normal? (photo)

Hello I just had umbilical hernia surgery a week ago. My hernia is repaired but I still have an "outie." My whole point in having the surgery was to... READ MORE

Stomach is Not Tight Enough and Still Have Extra Skin?

I had a Tummy Tuck last April and have not been happy with results. I dont feel like my stomach is tight enough and I still have skin. The Dr says I... READ MORE

How much extra weight loss would impact a mini-tummy tuck?

If you're heavy before pregnancy and lose all the "baby weight", and continue to lose the weight, but the extra skin is going to be a problem — at w... READ MORE

Extra Skin Around Belly Button After Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I'm 5'6" and have been 130 pds except when pregnant. I had a tummy tuck about 4 weeks ago. When I sit in a chair (up straight), I have extra skin... READ MORE

Which Should I Get, Tummy Tuck or Mini Tummy Tuck? (photo)

Im looking to have a tummy tuck or a mini tummy tuck to remove my stretch marks and extra skin that i inherited after giving birth to my son. Im not... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Revision for Excess Skin on Incision?

I think I might need revision on the sides, where the incision end on each side. There is a slight overhang of fleshy skin. I was advised by my doctor... READ MORE

Is There Such Thing As "Too Many" Stretchmarks for a Tummy Tuck?

I have tons of stretchmarks, below the belly button (which is no longer a belly button in my opinion) is mostly just wrinkled extra skin, however, I... READ MORE

I want a Tummy Tuck & my BMI is over 40. Should I have reservations that one doctor will do the surgery and another will not?

I lost 100 lbs from gastric bypass in 2012. I had a consultation with a plastic surgeron and he is going to do my pannalectamy and abdominalplasty. My... READ MORE

I don't want a tummy tuck. Is a tummy tuck REALLY my only option? (Photo)

I had a consultation last week & I originally wanted Coolsculpting & breast implants. After I saw the Dr, he recommended a tummy tuck. I am well aware... READ MORE

Too Much Skin After Umbilical Float. Please Help? (photo)

I had a full TT, muscle and hernia repair and umbilical float on 8/8/13.I am 8 wks post op. at first all was great but when the swelling started to go... READ MORE

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