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Can I Wear a Bikini This Summer? I'm Concerned About Sun Exposure to the Scars.

I will be 6 months post op this summer. While researching scar gels, I read online that scars exposed to the sun during the first year may darken. I... READ MORE

How Long After TT Can You Go on a Boat and in the Sun?

How long after having a TT, MR and lipo of hips can I go out on my boat and in the sun again? READ MORE

How soon can you lay out at the beach after a Tummy Tuck?

I know I can hide my big scar under a bikini bottom (and wear sunscreen on it too) but what about the belly button scar? How soon can you safely lay... READ MORE

Sun Sensitivity to Thighs Normal After Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I am post op tummy tuck day 13 and was out in the sun for maybe 10 or 15 minutes. My thighs are extremely red and blotchy, is this normal? READ MORE

I'm 6 months post TT. I have a brown line above my incision after sun exposure, despite using sun block. What is it? (Photo)

I have this brown line above my tummy tuck scar, only after the sun. I've worn sunblock. And my belly button is brown, which happened before sun... READ MORE

I'm in DR & had a TT 1wk ago today. I am staying at a hotel w my husband Til 11/28. I am laying on lounge chair & sun by pool.

I am laying at the pool on lounge chair w a maxi dress n faja under it. I have towels covering the stomach area and only my face, chest,arms, and... READ MORE

I am getting a full tummy tuck, muscle repair and liposuction. Can I travel to Las Vegas in 4 weeks in July?

Will I be able to walk and drink . Can I sit by pool and just walk in pool. Will it be safe to stay in sun and heat for 3 days of my trip ! READ MORE

Does sun exposure affect my recovery negatively?

I will be in Miami for my procedure and I love to lay out and tan. Is this ok? READ MORE

Why does my stomach get red spots when I'm in the sun after my tummy tuck?

I had a tummy tuck exactly 13 months ago today. Ever since I had it done, every time I go in the sun to swim or to lay out and tan, my stomach gets... READ MORE

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