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official B&A pix at 15 weeks post-surgery - Utah, UT

I am a 35 SAHM to 5 kids ages 2-14. I've worked my butt off the past 6 months to lose 30 pounds and now am at 145 pounds with 13.5% body fat. No matter how much I do cardio/strength exercises (about 8+ hours a week) the saggy skin will not go away. I get skin infections from all the loose skin being stuffed into clothes. I "fake" it by wearing a girdle, sucking in my tummy and wearing 2 push... READ MORE

Recent comments from mom2fiveUT

What a beautiful belly button you have! So glad to hear you're doing great. It feels like the surgery was forever ago now that we're healed up. I've heard that tummies can still feel tight up to a year. No cobra yoga pose for me! ... READ COMMENT

My PS told me I was cleared for ab work at 9 weeks. However, every time I try to it hurts - feels like I did 50 instead of 5. Pre-surgery I did 3 sets of 90 second planks and now it's 30 seconds a set. My trainer has me do 4-5... READ COMMENT

You look great! I know how frustrating it can be sometimes. I was hoping for perfection but I can see the improvement so I'm happy. I can't wait to have softer and lighter scars! Congrats on your new body! READ COMMENT

I have a wonderful massage therapist that I started going back to at 6 weeks I think? I still didn't feel comfortable on my tummy so he said I could stay on my back. Being a strong guy, he was able to reach under my back and still... READ COMMENT

Sucks but it's normal. I remember it felt similar to engorgement when I was nursing. Shooting pains, fullness, heavy like I had a brick on my chest. The shooting pains only lasted a couple seconds. Anything longer than 10 seconds is... READ COMMENT