Location: wilmington, ma
Member since 10/31/2010


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Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck Procedure: Creepy - Boston

Is anyone grossed out by this whole procedure??? I cannot stomach sutures period and the whole tightness and not being able to stand up straight, AND the numbness is freaking me out!!! Also, why is the scar black? Is it the sutures, the marker they used to figure out where to cut? Will they stay this color? I am definitely happier with the way my stomach looks now compared to before (just... READ MORE

Questions from Salem4610

Does Massaging Your Tummy Tuck Incision Through Your Binder Help It Heal by Blood Flow?

My doctor told me to start massaging with vitamin e oil after 4 weeks to help with the scarring. My surgery was 2 weeks ago, would it help at all to massage the incision... READ MORE

What Does a Seroma Look Like?

I am 3 weeks post-op,I have swelling along the top of my whole sca,which I think is normal but How do I know if any of it may be a senoma or if it's just normal swelling? READ MORE

Recent comments from Salem4610

I agree, good for you for posting that. :) READ COMMENT

Hi MicheleinJersey- I have not posted in quite a while either, you and I used to chat. I am so sorry to hear that. I am very happy with my results too, glad i did it. It will be a year October 15th already. I would love to something... READ COMMENT

My husband was against it as well, he was afraid I would die in surgery. Now that its all said and done, he is fine but thinks the scar is nasty. He said my stomach looked better before. No way, not to me it didn't. I'm not crazy... READ COMMENT

I'm totally fine with it being a little looser, just don't want it to get big again! I can't wait until I can start doing stomach excersises, but I know that won't be for at least another 3 months or so. January 15th will be my 3... READ COMMENT

It is making me flake too. Also, my scar is still a dark purplish color, doesn't seem to be fading much, i'm starting to get a little ansy about it. And my daughter said my upper stomach doesn't look as tight as it did. Did your... READ COMMENT