Location: Philadelphia, PA
Member since 1/11/2012


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BR/TT - Philadelphia, PA, 6 weeks post op!

Will write more soon...need to sleep now ;-) Cost reflects that the breast reduction was covered by insurance. Planned this for 10 years, but didn't think I would have a tummy tuck since I thought BR would not be covered. Saved for 10 years and when insurance came through, I had enough to add the abdomioplasty. After twins, weight gain and my final weight loss journey, I decided I was... READ MORE

Recent comments from ttbrjan2012

I am so sorry, Donica! I haven't been checking in on Real Self. Life got crazy and my recovery went great and I guess I was just lazy!! Quick update. Had my TT/BR in Jan this year. Recovery went well. All the normal difficulties,... READ COMMENT

Yah for Tony and how sweet of him. Boobs are a non-issue compared to TT!! That will be a breeze :))) Glad you got some relief with Dr. draining your belly. Good point about living close. It must be hard to be back at work, but... READ COMMENT

Congrats on breaking through your plateau!! That is something to celebrate!!! I hope you have a wondeful time tonight and you are going to look FAB!! Please post a picture of you all dressed up...I know you are going to look great! ... READ COMMENT

Amber, you look incredibly good!!! Your belly looks so tiny and you still have swelling, so just imagine. So GLAD you got the drain out and have a fun night out planned Sat. I think you are doing the right thing to take this week off... READ COMMENT

Yes...I am at 9 weeks and when I suck in my abs, my belly does get a bit flatter. I am still experiencing a little bit of swelling in my upper belly late in the day and am expecting that to linger. I, also, am still in some type of cg... READ COMMENT