Location: Scotland, UK
Member since 9/2/2012


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Reviews & Stories

7 weeks and 3 days - South Africa, ZA

Hi all, may I use your wisdom? I am going under and through next Monday, it's part of a holiday (I know I know, stop rolling your eyes)... It's the only way the timing works. I'm doing it in south Africa, will be away from home for best part of 3weeks. What do I wear post op?I am packing stretchy gym pants, leggings etc, have the front button nightie... What about tops? All advice gratefully... READ MORE

Just over the month

I am about to turn 43, have 2 children (6 and 2) and had 2 C-sections. I was never skinny / slim, but the impact of 2 pregnancies and sections and breast feeding have left me droopy, empty and I want to feel better about my body. So I'm booked to go. Worried about getting through it all, the pain etc10 days to go... Nervous. Excited one minute dreaming of how good I might look at the end (not... READ MORE

Discussions started by tum69

Booked 8th October

Hi Everyone - I am based in the UK, booked for TT, MR and BA on the 8th October - going to South Africa to have it done. Friend had her procedures there - excellent result and... READ MORE

just over 4 weeks to go

In fact 8th October so one month tomorrow. Excited and worried. Trying to sort out insurance. Button front nightie arrived today - very granny-ish - not the hot babe look I... READ MORE

Recent comments from tum69

I'm using Dermastine, though its more dependant on the Dr's skill; the incision line I have is very fine. READ COMMENT

Same here - just posted how unsatisfied I am, with myself really, not the surgeon - he's done his bit, I just don't feel I'm getting a go at living healthily, taking exercise etc the way I would like to... READ COMMENT

Looking amazing.., you seem to have the tummy I ordered... Not sure how I get it delivered :-) READ COMMENT

I feel my boobs have been soft and more normal for a couple of weeks, though I think I preferred firmer and higher :-) You are still very early in your recovery: I'm at 7 weeks, went back to work at nearly 3 weeks and felt ok. Just... READ COMMENT

How are you getting on? You sound a little better. I've just hit 7 weeks; still good days and bad. Stopped wearing CG, feel big. But ok. Not sure if swelling or this is it: that's the real monkey on my back. But I'm pain free. More and... READ COMMENT