Location: DeKalb, IL
Member since 8/16/2011


  • 8 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

What About the Leftovers? - Barrington, IL

I had my tummy tuck and breast lift on December 16th. I am 33 years old and lost 80lbs 6 years ago. It was at that time that I had a breast reduction which prompted the weight loss. 80lbs light I was left with a lot of loose skin on my belly and breasts that looked like shriveled raisins. The decision to have the surgery was not an easy one and even up to the day of the surgery I was... READ MORE

Still Have the Leftovers - Barrington, IL

I lost 80lbs 7 years ago and still had some stubborn belly fat that I could not get rid of. I work out 5 days a week with running and strength training so it wasn't like I wasn't trying, it just wasn't going anywhere. I read about cool sculpting in Shape magazine and called for an appt. I did the smaller one and the Dr. said she thought that would be ok, I could come back after... READ MORE

Recent comments from tewksobrien

Williamston, I feel the same as you. I am also 3 weeks out today and my doc says swelling is looking good but I'm still can't fit in my pants. I have moved to a low sodium diet and have started walking. I'm 7 pounds less than I was... READ COMMENT

I had my surgery on the 16th as well and went back last week for 2 days. I was worried also but found it nice to be among the active again. I actually thinked it helped me feel better! I can't get my pants buttoned due to swelling so... READ COMMENT

He used disolvable stiches inside my belly. I will have to have just a few taken out of my belly button. My scar is flat and very narrow. My surgeon did a great job. I have seen some real terrible ones. You can drive yourself nuts... READ COMMENT

Had my TT on 12/16. Just got my first drain out today and hoping to get 2nd one out friday if I can just stay still for 2 more days. Too easy to get up and try to get stuff done at home. Using tylenol in the day and vicodin at night... READ COMMENT

Hi there! I am new also! My surgery is December 16th and the countdown is on! I lost 80lbs 6 years ago but my stomach never recovered. I did all the work but never got to reap the rewards of a flat stomach. I am working out twice a... READ COMMENT