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How Will a Second Pregnancy Affect Scar from Previous C-section?

What will happen to my vertical scar during pregnancy and can I have an abdominoplasty during my next c-section? I had a child by c-section at 21... READ MORE

What Type of Tummy Tuck Surgery Necessitates a Vertical Scar As Well As a Horizonal One?

I have seen pictures of tummy tuck after photos and been concerned by the small vertical scar I see in some along with the expected horizontal scar.... READ MORE

Is a Vertical Incision Necessary For My Tummy Tuck?

I saw a surgeon today and he said he needed to do 3 cuts: one on belly bottom, another in the horizontal c-section and a 3rd one vertically below my... READ MORE

Vertical Scar from Old Belly Button?

My PS said I could possibly have a vertical scar from the old belly button in addition to the normal TT scar. Does anyone have any info on this matter? READ MORE

Is the Umbilical Float Tummy Tuck a Good Idea for Me?

I am scheduled for Breast Lift, Implant Exchange, and Tummy Tuck. I am 5'7 and weigh 135 pounds. My doctor said I don't have enough skin to... READ MORE

Vertical Scar for a Skin-Only Tummy Tuck?

Had a tummy tuck 2 weeks ago(skin-only) At post-op appt,I noticed that standing up I had a flat stomach with a little pooching around belly button,... READ MORE

Vertical TT Incision: Was it Necessary?

Let me start out saying my surgeon is fabulous and I do love my results but was wondering if such a long vertical was really necessary. I was warned... READ MORE

Umbilical Float or Standard Tummy Tuck with Possible Vertical Scar? (Photo)

I have had three pregnancy and do exercise at least two hours a day and can't seem to get rid of my pouch. My dr said I should get a Umbilical Float... READ MORE

Can I Get A Full TT With No Vertical Scar?

I am 5'4 and weigh 120lbs. I have had 3 babies and a very disciplined workout regimen. I want a tummy tuck since I have some loose skin and... READ MORE

Thin Skin Above Belly Button my Require Vertical Scar for Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I saw a ps regarding Tt and she said that since my bb is high and the skin right above the bb is thin that i might require a vertical scar. My... READ MORE

Is This How Tummy Tuck is Done? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck with muscle and hernia repair , im not happy at all with the results , let me know please what do you think and how would you rate... READ MORE

Vertical Tummy Tuck vs. Regular Tummy Tuck?

How much would a mommy makeover cost that includes an undereye lift, breast lift and tummy tuck...and can someone please explain to me about the pros... READ MORE

I Am Getting a Tummy Tuck and my Surgeon Wants to Do a Vertical Cut, is This Advisable? (photo)

I am getting a tummy tuck and want my pyloric stenosis scar revised as well. My surgeon wants to do a vertical incision in addition to the horizontal... READ MORE

Full TT - Normal to Make Vertical Incision Under the Horizontal?

I am starting to feel nervous about what my scarring is going to look like now. My doctor who is well respected and board certified, said that he may... READ MORE

How can a vertical tummy tuck scar be revised? (Photo)

Hello I would really appreciate Some advice and input on my vertical scar. I understand why I have the vertical scar, my horizontal scar is very low... READ MORE

Why doesn't my tummy tuck look flat? Why do I have a vertical and horizontal scar? And what happened to my belly button? (photo)

I recently had a full TT known as an hour glass tuck with gristle tightening. I was told I would have 1 drain, 1 horizontal scar and a new belly... READ MORE

Can I Request a Vertical Tummy Tuck Similar to That of Obesity Cases? (photo)

I am not concerned about the scar as much as I am concerned about stretch marks. With significant diastasis & stretch marks above my belly button,... READ MORE

Was an umbilical float the wrong procedure for me? (photos)

Originally I was scheduled to get a full tummy tuck with a small vertical scar. The morning of surgery my surgeon suggested an umbilical float instead... READ MORE

Is This a Normal Result of Full TT? Vertical Scar and Loose Skin

It has been almost 3 months since my surgery - full TT. I was told by 3 surgeons, including the one who did my TT, that I should expect small t-scar... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Incision Done Vertically, Why?

I have been reseaching tummy tucks, and I came across a picture of a women that had a tummy tuck, she was cut vetically and hip to hip...why was she... READ MORE

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