Location: Denver, CO
Member since 7/13/2011


  • 61 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 3 discussions

Reviews & Stories

Beautiful Babies, and a Flat Belly, Too - Golden, CO

After gaining 50 and 55 pounds during both of my pregnancies, (and losing it all), my abdominals were stretched apart and I was left with loose, wrinkly skin. An added bonus of the tummy tuck was having two navel piercing scars removed. Just added 1 week post op photos. Wish I had before photos for comparison. I am thin- 5'2" 114lb, and I had a moderate amount of stretch... READ MORE

Discussions started by APMama

Gas and BM?

One day post op, and I'm so happy that I'm not feeling any regret for doing this.  Tonight I get to shower for the first time and hopefully get a look at my new... READ MORE

What NOT to do 5 days post op

Walk two miles to get some ice cream and then watch Hall Pass.  OMG.  My poor abs.  READ MORE

Reddened area above navel, along muslce repair line

I'm about 7.5 weeks post op now from a TT with muscle repair, and my recovery had been going very well.  At my last post op appointment, the PS noticed a hardened area... READ MORE

Recent comments from APMama

Hey Ladies, I'm 4 weeks post-op today and I'm worrying yet again. My belly button looks kind of red. It's the same quality red as my pubic incision, but I'm concerned because it wasn't red like this a few days ago. The top is... READ COMMENT

Lisa, my incision started weeping at about 1 week post op and I was terrified because of things I had read. It lasted over two weeks, going from a serous red with a halo of serous yellow to the orange that you seem to be talking about.... READ COMMENT

Kimmers, just saw your most recent photos; you look FANTASTIC! So happy for you! READ COMMENT

Ndngirl, if this were facebook, I would "like" your post. My body was DYING to stretch out. In fact, sometimes I would wake in the early morning in pain because I was stretching in my sleep! I know that everyone heals at a different... READ COMMENT

Mcallen- I had my TT in July and snuck over to this board to see how you guys were doing! :) I started wearing my regular clothes at 3 weeks post-op. During the week that I couldn't quite button my pants comfortably, I did the... READ COMMENT