Location: Los Angeles
Member since 7/17/2012


  • 27 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

No, I am NOT pregnant!

I am a mom to almost 2 year old twins. They were both around 6 pounds and i was huge when I carried them. I lost all the weight, 40 lbs I gained, and my stomach never went down. In the last year I have lost weight beyond where I started and y stomach has grown more round. It is now over 40 inches and I truly look at least 6 months pregnant, confirmed by the OB-GYN and my PS. So, I have a... READ MORE

Questions from LuvMyTwins

Can my Belly Button Be Saved? (photo)

I've 22 m/o twins. My belly grew to 50" and I am 5'10" & gained 40lbs, slowly. I've no stretch marks, I look 7 mo. preg. I have a 5" diastasis my insurance has approved to... READ MORE

6mo Post Op - Hernia and 7 Inch Diastasis Repair, Swelling and Discomfort- Is This Considered Normal? (photo)

I'm 6 mo post-op on incarcerated hernia in umbilical and 7"+ diastasis. Plastic surgeon worked w/ gen.surgeon. A huge mesh was used and I was closed w/ staples because of... READ MORE

6 Mo Post-op, Ever Seen These Results? Repaired 8 Diastasis and Incarcerated Umbilical Hernia? (photo)

6 months post-op. / 8" diastasis repaired by PS w/ gen. surgeon repairing umbilical hernia that was incarcerated using large mesh 12"x8". Closed with staples, had infection in... READ MORE

Recent comments from LuvMyTwins

You look great! I was happy to see you in that bikini! :-) It's a bit of a relief to hear you have some swelling too. Maybe my case is just extreme and it truly does need more time. I am still hoping that is the case of course, I... READ COMMENT

Thanks, me too. :-) READ COMMENT

Hi there, I too had staples, 63 to be exact, my stepdad counted. :-) Mine were due to a big risk of infection from hernia repair. But I'm really worried about how the scar is looking. I get staples out tomorrow. Could you tell me how... READ COMMENT

Thanks Sharyne. :-) READ COMMENT

My PS doesn't allow any compression (Different if you have lipo though) because he says pressure hinders reattachment. Seems to be a small minority of PSs doing this. So I haven't had a binder or CG at all. Can't say I miss it. Happy... READ COMMENT