Location: Melbourne, AU
Member since 8/21/2012


  • 47 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 5 questions

Reviews & Stories

Liposuction to Flanks and TT Scar Revision - Melbourne, AU

Several years back I had a tummy tuck completed by Dr Richard Bloom which I was thrilled with the results (you can check out my seperate review on that). Unfortunately a small part of my scar in the centre didn't heal well, and after waiting a couple of years for it to heal, I decided to get it revised. At the same time I decided to have some additional liposuction on my flanks (love... READ MORE

31 Year Old, Liposuction to Flanks (Love Handles). Melbourne, Australia

I had a small amount of fat on my flanks (love handles) that I just could not shift - despite a good diet and exercise. I went to see Dr Bloom, who did my abdominal plasty (tummy tuck) a few years back. I have had liposuction before to other parts of my body (chests & abdomen), so I was prepared for what the procedure and recovery would be like. The procedure on the day went very well, Dr... READ MORE

The Final Step to a 2 Year Transformation! - Melbourne, Australia

2 years ago I weighed 110kg (at 5ft11"), so overweight! I decided to change my life and kicked off a 'transformation' which included getting a personal trainer, going on a low calorie diet and at a later stage getting Liposuction for Gynecomastia (man boobs). Now at 80kg and 13% body fat, I am the fittest and healthiest I have ever been and loving life - but after losing 30kg I have excess... READ MORE

Questions from npkd

Should I Wax my Stomach Hair Prior to a (Male) Tummy Tuck?

Simply question: I am having my (male) tummy tuck in two weeks. Should I wax/shave the stomach/lower abdomen prior to the procedure? READ MORE

Any risk of implants rupturing/exploding or complications when doing squats/weight lifting?

Considering butt implants with fat grafting. Generally work out 3-4 times a week, any risk of implants rupturing / exploding or complications when doing squats/weight lifting? READ MORE

Butt implants - specialist surgeons in Melbourne?

Considering butt implants with fat grafting - would love any recommendations of Victoria plastic surgeons with experience in this procedure. READ MORE

Recommendation for Pec Implant Doctor in Melbourne, Australia?

I am looking to have a Pec Implant (singular) to correct asymmetry of my chest. Struggling to find much choice in Melbourne, Australia of surgeons who specialise or have... READ MORE

Experienced & quality butt implant surgeons in Australia?

Hi, I have been exploring butt implants and finding it difficult to locate experienced and quality surgeon's in Australia. Have found a fair few in the USA, but I am a little... READ MORE

Discussions started by npkd

Quality & experienced butt implant surgeons in Australia?

Hi, I am considering butt implant surgery and at this stage have found the most experienced doctors appear to be mainly in the USA. I am a little apprehensive about traveling... READ MORE

Recent comments from npkd

How did it go? I am looking at traveling from Melbourne AU to get it done later this year with Stanton. READ COMMENT

Hi! I'm considering this at the moment, as I live in a melbourne and options for this procedure in Aus are limited. You mentioned you have travelled to LA for prior procedures? Did you do this alone? I'm expecting to need to be there... READ COMMENT

I am so sorry to hear about your experience - I read your entire blog start to finish and just wanted to give you a hug! Hope things have improved. All the best for 2014! READ COMMENT

Hi there, yes - I will post a pic now of really early days (prior to the lipo). READ COMMENT

No worries at all cidurm! I am glad it has helped! I couldn't happier with Dr Bloom - he has been wonderful through this whole process... Best of luck! READ COMMENT