Member since 5/4/2012


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Reviews & Stories

Slim Lipo on Arms 5/3/12 - Orlando, FL.

I have always been a little self-conscious about my large arms and people calling me "strong".. Even when I am in great shape, I am defenseless against the batwings. I think shapely arms do more for your overall appearance than a tight tummy (I will probably revise this statemet one day when I have shapely arms and a spare tire haha). Anyway, I inquired about smart lipo but couldn't bring... READ MORE

Not a Cure-all but Can Remember How I Managed Before - Greensville, SC

I have always wanted to try LHR, especially on my underarms where razor bumps left me itchy and waxing was cumbersome. I took a chance on a living social deal in my area and it was a great investment. Keep in mind though- lasers and laser technicians are not all created alike!! Check them out and get some referrals. I had my underarms and upper lip done. I am more than halfway though my 6... READ MORE

Questions from m5188

Will I Hurt Anything by Stretching After Liposuction?

I had slim lipo on my arms a week and a half ago and am having that tight, sore-muscle feeling that you want to stretch out. Could I hurt anything by stretching too aggressively? READ MORE

Does the Compression Garment Help More During the Day or During the Night?

I had slim lipo (w/small stiches) on my arms and wore the compression garment 24/7 for about 1.5 wks; I now wear a light spanx sleeve to work when I can't do long sleeves.... READ MORE

Recent comments from m5188

If you decide to do it, good luck!! READ COMMENT

I don't have a good mirror right now but I don't think anything has changed for the better or worse to be honest. Also not sure if it's a fair comparison after this amount of time because I fluctuate so much with my eating/working out... READ COMMENT

I can only speak for myself but I don't have any issues. I honestly don't remember the smaller details of how my arms looked before so to me there is nothing unnatural. In hindsight (well I think I said this after) I don't think I had... READ COMMENT

Thank you! Here->   **Edited by RealSelf team - I have put this information in the doctor area of your review, so it is easily accesible* READ COMMENT

No I had to take a pause so I have 1 more to go. I am not convinced I will be hairless but it is so sparse I don't even think about. It's noticeable if I went a few days and went sleeveless but the thought of what I used to have sounds... READ COMMENT