Location: Austin, TX
Member since 9/22/2012


  • 22 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

The Sides of my Eyes Are Red and Itching!

I really wanted to like this and ordered everything, including the gels. Used it for a week then noticed the skin on the outer part of my eye seemed irritated. Be careful if you have sensitive skin because it got worse and this morning I woke up to both sides of my eyes red, stinging and itching. My first morning appointment was to the opthomologist and they said the skiing was irritated so... READ MORE


My doc is great and started me on Arnica and healthy diet and no wine and had to stop certain vitamins. I wasn't going to post anything but noticed that a lot of the posts were people younger than I was so wanted to share my experience for anyone that has waited as long as I have. I take really good care of myself and exercise 6 days a week (yoga, kickboxing, weights and still the big tummy.... READ MORE

Questions from lillypad

Will Puffiness at Ends of Incision and Swelling/ridge Above Incicion Go Away? (photo)

I'm 6 weeks post op and had a small amount of lipo and bruising at the ends of my incision. How long will the puffiness and lumpiness last? I also have swelling and a harde... READ MORE

I'm having a Breast Lift and lower Eyelid surgery but think I have an infected tooth, how this could effect my surgery??

No implants just a lift and some tissue removed from the right breast. Removing fat pads from lower eyelid... the incision will be in the inner lid. I have full confidence in... READ MORE

Lower Bleph - sticky substance along incision.

I tried to take a picture of my incision but it's pretty fine and healing well so it wouldn't show BUT along the incision there seems to be a sticky substance that won't seem... READ MORE

Recent comments from lillypad

Thanks for the nice somments, I had exactly the same prodecure and for the same reason. Just muscle tightening and removal of excess skin. It was a full tummy tuck but I don't think the scar extends too far because I didn't have much... READ COMMENT

Didn't hurt me at all... she took them out very slowly. Easiest part of the whole procedure and it's so nice not to have to worry about them. Just focus on something else and before you know it they're out. READ COMMENT

Hi, I'm at 6 weeks going on 7 next Wednesday. You seem to have the same thing I do, the swelling above the incision and roll. How long did it take for the swelling to go down and was it a gradual thing? I constantly have this roll/hard... READ COMMENT

Not sure I didn't ever wear a binder, not even right after surgery. My doctor ony recommended binders for patient undergoing lipo. I had a small amount only at the ends of my incision to smooth out the area. I kept hearing about the... READ COMMENT

I agree and really was excited to start after week one but my PS said he wanted me to wait a full 6 weeks before doing anything other thanlight walking. He explained a lot of the restriction are because they don't want you to raise your... READ COMMENT