Location: Topeka, KS
Member since 8/17/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Ya can't get skinny overnight... - Overland Park, Kansas

After more than a year of thinking it over, I have decided to go through with smart lipo to remove the excess fat around my waist. I am 26 yo and 175 lbs. Over the past two years my weight has bounced around between 145 and 190. I have always stored my weight around my waist, regardless of my weight, and I am going through with the procedure now because I am going to be active duty in the... READ MORE

Questions from LaurieKay1

Is It Normal to Have a Rash After Smart Lipo?

I had my upper and lower abs done yesterday and there is minimal swelling and bruising as expected, but I also have a very itchy rash covering most of the area treated. Is this... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Have Smart Lipo on Your Abdomen with a Mirena IUD in Place?

Within hours after my treatment I developed a dark red discoloration on my abs with the majority of the redness being right below/inside of my belly button. I've contacted... READ MORE

Hyperpigmentation Resulting from Smartlipo, How Long Until this Should go Away? (photo)

My plastic surgeon has told me that the skin discoloration I have experienced from smartlipo is post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. He gave me hydroquinone 4% to use twice... READ MORE

Recent comments from LaurieKay1

Correction. I am dropping 1 lb per week right now. READ COMMENT

Thanks Sharon. I lost one more pound since my last update, however, after reading through my blog, I realized that I had 7 more pounds to go to get back to my pre-surgery weight, not 2! Anywho...I'm only dropping about 2 lb a week but... READ COMMENT

Hey Jensue! Good to hear from you. Things are well. I have not gone back for a follow up either, mostly because I've put on more weight. Lumps are nearly gone, but there is some numbness where the fluid retention was. Since it's on my... READ COMMENT

Thanks SWIlliams. I need to post new's just so difficult to do after gaining weight. I can't wait to her how your retouch went! READ COMMENT

How did your touch up go? Was it basically the same procedure repeated? READ COMMENT