Location: Des Moines, IA
Member since 2/7/2012


  • 65 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Body Lift!! Yes!

I'm doing it! Lower body lift and breast lift is scheduled for this fall. Doc review when surgeries are completed. I have been reading up on seroma and how to best be prepared for this dramatic surgery. I came across this book and just read the free highlights. It is so very informative. For me personally, I've learned from this great site Real Self and the book listed... READ MORE

Questions from hope4change

Realistic Expectations For Lower Body Lift? (photo)

I'm 51, 5'2" and 168. I'm losing weight with diet and exercise and still have more to lose prior to surgery. I'm wondering what I can realistically expect... READ MORE

Cellulite & Lower Body Lift - Will the Lift Help with Cellulite?

When I pull my skin up to imagine what the lower body lift results would look like, the cellulite on my front thighs and some on the back and sides disappear. I do workout and... READ MORE

How Common and Why Do Some People Get an Unsightly Bulge in Upper Abs After a Tummy Tuck & Does That Happen with Body Lift Too?

I bumped into a disturbing thread about people who have had a tummy tuck and a few years after that, a bulge in their upper abs starts to appear and makes them a. look worse... READ MORE

Neck Lift, Eye Lids and TCA Peel at the Same Time?

Do you feel it's safe to have all three procedures done at once? I'd like all done so I'm basically: one and done. READ MORE

Recent comments from hope4change

Thank you for the awesome video and updates. I love your "ladies you can do this. You are worth it. Jump in and do it for you." Loved that attitude. I think many of us do feel a bit of guilt for doing this, so that helps a lot to... READ COMMENT

Thank you! :) READ COMMENT

That's an awesome plan. Me too! I just to be a stable weight. Have you heard of Dr. Sauceda in Mexico? I would never consider that, but I've read a lot of people on another site that go to him, like 100's over the years, and... READ COMMENT

Looking great! Your scar is healing nicely. Looks like a good job on the doc's part and yours in doing your best to care for your scar. I would be super happy with a scar like that. Good for you and you're not that far out from... READ COMMENT

Thank you. I am busy making myself crazy reading and getting anxious. I do feel that at some point I have to say I've done the best I can, picked the right surgeon, have everything in place and say a little prayer. I think BMI of... READ COMMENT