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Goodbye to the Pouch, and the Batwings While I'm at It - Chicago, IL

First of all, I am 27 years old and after losing around 150 pounds (on my own, no surgery), I have decided to get a tummy tuck and an arm lift. I lost the vast majority of the weight within a 2 year span and have kept it off for about 4 years. I've put on a bit here an there, I've plateaued around 185 after getting down to 155 at one point which was incredibly unhealthy (I looked like a... READ MORE

Discussions started by pinkspider6

What to expect?

Hello!   I'm sifting through a lot of these threads and it's all a bit overwhelming! First of all, I am 27 years old and after losing around 150 pounds, I have decided to... READ MORE

Long term effects?

Hi everyone! I've scheduled my own tummy tuck (+arm lift) for August 13th! It'll finally correct all of the loose skin that I have after losing well over 100 lbs (on my own).... READ MORE

Recent comments from pinkspider6

Thanks! I've been a little swollen, but not too bad. I've been having issues with popped/spitting stitches this past week. I have separations in both armpits, a couple small ones along my tummy incision, and I *just* popped one near my... READ COMMENT

First of all, the only one who really knows what it is like to live with your body is you; therefore, it's your choice! Over time, it really takes a toll on your self-confidence and how you see yourself. "Being healthy" isn't just a... READ COMMENT

Thank you! I'll have some pics in a few days, hopefully. READ COMMENT

August 13th confirmed for me :) READ COMMENT