Location: Houston, TX
Member since 8/14/2012


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  • 3 discussions
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

7 Months Post Op: Swelling From New Opening

My Story I am a 28 year old mother of 2(a 4 year old boy and a 6 month old baby girl) and wife to my best friend. Though I am happy and in love with my family, there is a part of me that is old self that had a great body and lots of confidence. This was the girl I was when I fell in love with my husband. My breasts weren't perfect but I was good with them and my body,... READ MORE

Questions from SuburbanMomTX

Mommy Makeover in One Week and Im Scared! Is 6 Hours Too Long?

I am 28 & mom of 2(4 yr old & 6 month old). I had them both via c-section, so needless to say my stomach is a mess and my breasts sag to the bottom of my stomach. I've... READ MORE

Do I Have Hematoma 6 Weeks After Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I am 6 weeks post tummy tuck surgery. Everything has been healing quite well until now. I have redness, tenderness, and a lump around the right side of my incision. It is sore... READ MORE

Pneumonia 10 Weeks Post Op Tummy Tuck. Could It Be the Cause?

I had a tummy tuck about 10 weeks ago and I ended up with cellulitis at about 5 weeks out. I healed from that but I had 2 incision openings because they had to drain the fluid.... READ MORE

Discussions started by SuburbanMomTX


Hi Everyone!   I am one week away from my mommy makeover (tummy tuck, minimal lipo, and a breast lift). Its August 21st at 11am and I am TERRIFIED! I'm a little excited,... READ MORE

August 21st Surgeries Support Group!

Hey Girls! I'm going in for my MM in 3 days- 8/21! I am so excited and yet so nervous! I've already met one MMB(Mommy Makeover Buddy) thatis scheduled on the same date, and get... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Healing Setbacks

I am starting this forum because I truly am curious whether other women are experiencing the same setbacks that I am in my TT recovery. 1. Week 5: a suture refused to spit or... READ MORE

Recent comments from SuburbanMomTX

I have a fatty area above the right side if my incision due to suture spits and openings. Need a revision and somehow it's brought on some extra swelling. READ COMMENT

Hi Mak! U look great! Love the revision!!! I'm going to need one as well. Can you tell me what recovery was like? Also, did you need it bc if persistent openings? My incision in my TT will not stop opening or producing scar tissue on... READ COMMENT

It just feels hopeless sometimes. I'm assuming that u have stitches that may need to be surgically removed bc the problem keeps happening and producing no sutures. Unfortunately, I can't get the nurses to call me back. Been calling for... READ COMMENT

Stay rested and medicated as needed!!! My friend had full body lipo and with the exception of soreness, she was fine. She got it done on Colombia and flew back to houston after a week or so. Feel better! Let me know how it turns out. I... READ COMMENT

Hey Jen. Just wondering how you're doing? I know you had some concerns about your boobs. I too felt mine were different sizes but they eventually became even. I have however had a lot of the TT incision openings. So frustrating. 7... READ COMMENT