Location: New York, NY
Member since 8/31/2012


  • 11 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 5 questions

Reviews & Stories

32, After Weight Loss, No More Loose Skin on Belly!! - Bay Area, CA

Every single day I appreciate that I underwent this procedure. I used to wear tight stockings obsessively to try to flatten my stomach. I thought about my belly all the time, it used to dictate how I interacted with the world. I would long to be comfortable and wear tight fitting clothes. I wanted to be able to just sit down in a chair without my extra skin a nd belly pushing up into my chest... READ MORE

Questions from Newselfny

2 Weeks Out From Extended Abdominoplasty and Healing Unevenly?

I feel a great trust with my doctor. However, my right side is nice, tight and flat while left is bumped out. There is a distinct difference in my silhouette. My doctor said... READ MORE

How Long Does It Take to Assess Whether One Has Seroma Vs Normal Swelling After an Extended TT?

I'm curious if I could be experiencing seroma. Does it take a while to set in or can it happen fast? How long would I have to wait before getting it aspirated? I'm seeing my... READ MORE

This Can't Be Right? Tummy Tuck is Not Flat? (photo)

From the very beginning my TT has been a-symetric. It;s now been 4 weeks and i have this big bulge that's more on my left side. I'm so sad that my side view isn't flat! The... READ MORE

Pretty sure my belly button is an inch+ too high. What do you think? (photos)

I had an extended abdominoplasty last year and I AM SO HAPPPPPPY. I feel Better! However, my belly button is pretty high, and I feel it's such a giveaway. It looks very... READ MORE

Post weight loss breast lift on small breasts. (photo)

14 years ago I weighed 245 at 5'4. I've since lost weight, up and down a bit over the last 10 years, and got an extended tummy tuck 2 years ago. I was 170 when i got it, I am... READ MORE

Recent comments from Newselfny

How are you feeling? Are you getting around ok? It's a BIG surgery, huh. I'm in a stage now where I am back to work, 22 days post op and I just wish i was fully healed! It's hard because I feel good and can move around well, BUT that... READ COMMENT

Breathe through your fears. Imagine all the energy you've spent over the last 10 years thinking about your body and feeling out of control of the way it looks. now smile and imagine how it would feel to spend that time having different... READ COMMENT

Wow! Sue, you look great! I had my extended tt with lipo done 16 days ago. I'm 32 and have no kids but lost about 80 lbs. I'm amazed at how flat your tum is... did you have swelling? im quite swollen above my incision. did you... READ COMMENT