Location: Coventry, RI
Member since 6/17/2012


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  • 6 questions

Reviews & Stories

Sorry my friends,but ignore this post..Things were/are not as they seem xxxx

2014-10-29: I would like to share my story/journey of my mini tummy tuck and 900ml of fat removal with the Laderma clinic in Prague. I would like to say a 'special' thank you to Suzzane Cerna my Surgeon :-* And the nurses who work so tirelessly to make the clinics patients comfortable :-F . I had been an athlete in my younger days (I am now 48years old) and had always looked after my... READ MORE

Questions from julestheword

Best face lift/procedure for malar crescents? My surgeon told me a SMAS lift would work. Is he right?

Have malar crescents. Which would be the better face lift to have,or the most suitable procedure to address the malar? I have been told by my surgeon that a smas lift would... READ MORE

How long do I need to wait to tattoo my Mini Tummy Tuck scar?

I was wondering. I am 16 days post op and my scar is healing nicely. I was thinking of having a tattoo to cover the scar. How long would I have to wait until I can proceed? Thanks READ MORE

I have horrible puffy malars. Surely with all the new surgical techniques they can be removed? (photos)

Can these horrible malar bags/festoon be corrected and flattened with a macs lift? Some surgeons say yes and some say no and I am now very confused. I have had them since youth... READ MORE

I had a mini tummy tuck and 900ml lipo 5 weeks ago. Could the hardness/swelling in the region of my scar be caused by fluid?

I had a mini tt and 900ml 5 weeks ago and although the surgeon in my opinion did a wonderful job,I think I have fluid collection.. around the scar area it is hard. My surgeon... READ MORE

6 weeks post op after mini tummy tuck and have developed this hard mass! Should I be worried? (Photo)

I have a10cm hard mass and am now worried that this will become permanent. I emailed my plastic surgeon and she said just to wear my compression garment and not to worry as I... READ MORE

Still hard mass/please see previous questions

I posted a few weeks ago about my large hard 10cm mass just above my tummy after a mini tuck(operated on 14th October 14). My surgeon eventually aspirated three tubes of blood... READ MORE

Recent comments from julestheword

Did you go to DR on your own? Is it safe? How many hours did it take to get there on the plane from NY? I am from the UK so am looking at 8hrs of flying and prob stop offs,so 12 hours maybe. There are no great surgeons in the UK(not in... READ COMMENT

Hi I am in the process of looking for a brill surgeon in the DR ...But there are so many! And so many good ones.I live in the UK(the UK is mega expensive £7000 just for a tummy tuck) and would travel that far to get the best, looking ... READ COMMENT

I have sent all my details and pictures to Dr Redondo.. After a failed mini tuck and the frustrating European surgeons..I am willing to travel across the world! I will stay for a month in the DR if I have to. I did read though that... READ COMMENT

I have emailed this clinic twice now and they never return my emails! It is so frustrating. Even after speaking to someone on the website on the chat..Is this a good sign :-/ READ COMMENT