Member since 2/23/2009


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Reviews & Stories

Glad That my Fear Didn't Get in the Way of my Dream!

On 3/10/09 I had breast augmentation and a full tummy tuck, with repair to an umbilical hernia.  I was petrified about the pain that I would endure after my surgery, that I almost didn't go through with it.  But I was so sick of having to hide my "muffin top".  I was always skinny and in shape and my two pregnancies totally stretched out my stomach, beyond self-repair... READ MORE

Lasik is Incredible Gift!

There are some very important things to remember when getting Lasik.  I had my surgery 5 years ago (at age 27), my eye sight is still 20/20.  As a mom, it is SO nice to not have to reach for my glasses during a 4 am feeding, or have to put contacts into bloodshot eyes after being up all night with a crying baby. When you get Lasik, you must do two things: Find the BEST doctor... READ MORE

Four Days out from Surgery and I'm Euphoric!

Had surgery four days ago. Best decision I have ever made. I had a full tummy tuck and breast augmentation.  Honestly, the implants have taken a back seat to my tummy tuck.  I'm so glad that I got them done together- I only had to go under anesthesia once and am only away from my children once. I am 5'2'', was 116 lbs.  I was barely an A.  I chose 350 silicone implants and... READ MORE

Recent comments from Melbell28

Just went for my 6 month post-op appt. this week. My dr. was really happy with my results thus far. I had a lot of scar tissue built up in my belly button, so he gave me a cortisone shot to break up the scar tissue. He said it would... READ COMMENT

Just posted 6 month post-op pics. Can't believe it's been 6 months. Will head to the dr. soon for my official before and after pic comparison, should be fun! Still one of the greatest decisions I've ever had the guts to go through... READ COMMENT

Your 20 week pics are amazing! Now I'm regreting not going out and getting the scar strips! Wow! Congrats! READ COMMENT

Hi Stay Young... ugh, just when you thought you were out of the woods! I've heard that lipo produces a lot more swelling than anything else (which I didn't have). My advice to you would be a couple of things: 1)buy massage oil and... READ COMMENT

Hey Karen MB, not sure if you meant to post this to my site... but just in case you needed to vent to someone who went through the same thing, I would be happy to reply :-) I'm so sorry to hear about what you are going thru with the... READ COMMENT