Member since 2/8/2011


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Reviews & Stories

One Year Later: Tummy Tuck Revision and Necrotic Tissue Excision from Breast - Atlanta, GA

Last February I had a full tummy tuck, with muscle repair and breast lift. I ended up with a serratia infection, separation at both hips and a mass of necrotic tissue in my left breast. I had a 9lb flap removed from my tummy - I would say about 2/3 of the way around, so I have some dog ears around on my back as well. Over the year, the skin has loosened (it was much tighter) and needs to... READ MORE

Finally Going to Do It - Atlanta, GA

Since puberty I have had a widows apron (the lovely flap of skin a lot of us get only after prenancy/ c-section). I have lost a lot of weight and the flap just hangs down lower. Since having my two kids - and gaining and losing 60lbs both times, I now have a bigger, flabbier, flap that hangs down and covers most of my pubic area. I had my tubes tied with my last child and I am comfortable that... READ MORE

Questions from Momof2inGA

What is the Best Lotion to Use for Scar Treatment?

I had a tummy tuck and breast augmentation (no implants) in February and I'm using the lotion the plastic surgeon gave me, but wanted your opinion on what the best lotion... READ MORE

Do I Have to Apply Sunblock After 6 Pm?

We wait until 6 pm during the summer for outdoor activity. Is it still necessary to apply sunblock? READ MORE

Recent comments from Momof2inGA

Thanks! I'll have to go take a look - I'm wearing the spanx that go from under your boobs to mid thigh right now - and I got some Flexees (but will save those for dresses or something, don't do bones for too long!!) READ COMMENT

Fun in the sun - I'm afraid swelling without my binder on is going to be my biggest issue. I have spanx, but they don't control the swell. What is the binder you go that you can wear with shorts? READ COMMENT

Got my drains tubes out last week - almost 4 weeks! I'm 4 weeks today. What a RELIEF!! They put me into the super spanx and I bought myself a pair of flexees also. Someone (can't remember who) posted on here about taking a a... READ COMMENT

Totally agree - waiting for my "fat" pants NOT to fit anymore, lol!! Still really swollen and PS even keeps reinforcing that. It'll come, it'll come!! READ COMMENT

Thanks and I totally know what you mean about the stares, my husband jokingly says "come on grandma" right now because it takes me 50 years to get out of the car and to get going. READ COMMENT