Location: illinois
Member since 3/8/2011


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Reviews & Stories 1 year out, body lift 6 months out

Here goes.....Three children and three c-sections later I have decided to get rid of the skin and excess fat. I have a TT and lipo of flanks scheduled for 3/16/11. I am nervous, anxious, scared, elated, happy ect... all rolled into one. You all know what I am chatting about. I have no guilt over spending the money because momma deserves it, but I am fearful of the major consequences that... READ MORE

Questions from illinois8551

Upper Ab Fat

I am 18 weeks out from my TT and lipo. It is obvious, now that most of the swelling has subsided, that left behind on the upper abs is a fat deposit. I understand that this... READ MORE

Discussions started by illinois8551

love handles, muffin top, waist, flanks, hips....are they all he same?

So my TT and lipo of the flanks is on 3/16/11. I am somewhat concerned that I missed the boat, and I have already paid. So my question is, and I thought I new the answer when I... READ MORE

To swell or not to swell that is the question....

Ok ladies for those of us that are on the recovery end of TT, MR, and Lipo, how do you tell if it is swelling or the way your body is going to look for now on. Really, 15 days... READ MORE

Recent comments from illinois8551

Hello ladies, I have updated my pics after a more swell or sag READ COMMENT

I am amazed just at the difference from your HS pic to the current one. You are a beautiful young women that will have a beautiful flat tummy when it is all said and done. Don't worry about those people in you life that are somewhat... READ COMMENT

My first ps admitted that there was some issues and he gladly fixed them while I was under doing the body lift. He didn't charge me and I really feel like he didn't add to the other costs to get his back. My PS is a real perfectionist... READ COMMENT

Tag....let me tell you that I struggled with my own issues and having the same ps do the additional work. I had two other ps's opinion and ended going with my same ps simply because he was cheaper. After all, he was fixing what he... READ COMMENT

I have to laugh because I didn't know this thread was still going. Man ladies, it seems like forever ago we were all talking,complaining ect about swelling and such. Now we are all almost a year into recovery. I went back in Sept. and... READ COMMENT