Location: Raleigh-Durham, NC
Member since 11/12/2011


  • 113 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Lower Facelift, Eyelid Surgery and Lip Lift.

I'm 54, and knew I would eventually need a lower Facelift. I began noticing my neck with loose skin when I looked down, and had also inherited my mom's jowls. So it was time! After tummy tuck surgery in January, decided to continue with the revamp and here I am! The lip lift surgery was something that is often overlooked when considering facial surgery, however it does wonders in making one... READ MORE

Treatment Review

Muffin top be gone!

Tummy Tuck

28 Jan 2017, Updated 7 months ago

5 Weeks Post Op, still wearing my compression garment, per doctors orders. I don't go back to see him for another two weeks, so he wants me to wear it until then. I still experience the tightness as I was walk about, and sometimes still find myself hunched towards the end of the day. Still need... READ MORE

Questions from terrymcc1

Still have sutures 5 weeks after lip lift, preventing the scar from healing completely. (Photo)

I had a bullhorn lip lift done 5 weeks ago using dissolvable sutures. Some of the sutures haven't fully dissolved, even though I wash it every day using gentle face soap and a... READ MORE

Discussions started by terrymcc1

I'm on day 5, and going out to dinner for fiancé' birthday. Is makeup ok?

My face is so bloated and tight; you can say I resemble Mrs Shrek, Ms Piggy, a sumo wrestler. You get my drift! Can someone suggest how to apply makeup to make my face look... READ MORE

Recent comments from terrymcc1

I know what you mean about wanting to get more stuff done;'if only we married Plastic Surgeons! I saw the ps for my four month check up today, and he said all looked good but I still have some swelling on my upper abdomen. It's... READ COMMENT

Oh really. Dud surgeon explain what causes the swelling? READ COMMENT

No I haven't, I'll look into it.. thanks! READ COMMENT

Waist trainer, binder, girdle, compression garment.. what works for you 4 months post op? I find I'm still sore and tender specially at night.. READ COMMENT

Hi Spotty, can you tell me what model you got? I'm 12 weeks (surgery on Jan 12), and still sometimes very sore and tender at night. I did the barbel strength class yesterday morning, bad boy was I sore last night! READ COMMENT