Location: Florida, FL
Member since 4/23/2009


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Questions from redlady

Cutting Along C-Section Scar During Tummy Tuck?

I am thinking of having a Tummy Tuck. However, on almost all the before and after photos I've viewed (whether here in this site or elsewhere), the cut line seems to be too high... READ MORE

Bruise like knot that appeared under my belly button after tummy tuck. What should I do? (Photo)

I went to take a sponge bath and upon removing my garter ended up with a bruise like knot under my belly button. When touching it, it feels firm -knot like. I have put a call... READ MORE

New Stretch marks after Tummy tuck? (photos)

Ok i am not sure if what i am seeing is newly form stretch marks (red streaks) or marks from the compression garmet or a rash. I am 3 weeks post opo. I also know those were not... READ MORE

Upper rib cage protruding after 5 months. Is this temporary? (Photo)

I came home today to find my upper cage protruding. ..the definition was gone. I know I am still healing and I've been feeling a littlr sick with pain in this area -a dense... READ MORE

What works for Melasma?

I've been diagnosed with Melasma and I am on Lytera and retinol by skin medica and all my dark spots are darker and larger. I live out of the sun and cover up very well. I just... READ MORE

Recent comments from redlady

I'd love to... i am not sure how to do it. Maybe I can inbox them to you READ COMMENT

I am vegan and it has helped keep the melasma on my face at bay and even lightened it dramatically. I will read his link. What is TMC or EMU oil stand for? READ COMMENT

Ok retinol with any hydroquinone doesn't work. Makes it worse. I had to stop. However, i am vegan and that lifestyle has helped me put a real control on it from spreading. Over time, it lightens. But no chocolate, dairies, sugars...... READ COMMENT

Ok i have Malasma as well. Malsma is highly misunderstood & could be symptomatic of underlying issues such fatigue and imbalanced hormones. The idea is to treat it from within. I drink warm water with lemon in the mornings. Lots of... READ COMMENT