Member since 9/26/2012


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Reviews & Stories

58 Year Old Finally Getting Tummy Tuck

I've had a C-section, conservative hysterectomy followed a year later by a full hysterectomy. my stomach is a mess and can't wait for my procedure to be done. I'm scheduled for June 19, 2017. mine is going to be a drain less procedure. most of the reviews I've read have been from people who had drains in. anyone out there had the drain less? any comments about what to expect would be... READ MORE

Excited and Nervous - Denver, CO

I am scheduled to have the mini lift in October. I am an ex smoker and am finally going to get rid of the slack skin around the mouth and jawline caused by years of smoking. The procedure is being performed by Dr. Vath. Everything I have read on-line is so reassuring. It sounds like both he and his staff do everything they can to make the patient comfortable. I'm also happy to read about the... READ MORE

Recent comments from joyaguiar

I enjoy all the details you provide and your after pics look great. Given that you shared so much, it confuses me that you would not give your true pre-surgery weight. There is no way the before pics show someone weighing 148. You do... READ COMMENT

Today is even better. The swelling in my cheeks is down enough that I no longer have that the "pulled mouth" look. Still real tight through the neck but I expect that to relax a little over the next few days. I've been able to get... READ COMMENT

Some before pics READ COMMENT

Some things to be aware if you decide to have this procedure (or any surgical procedure). Anytime you are taking pain meds you may find you get a bit constipated. I found an OTC stool softener and some prune juice were good things to... READ COMMENT

I am so happy I decided to do this procedure. I'm certainly swollen today but I can already see what an amazing change my features have undergone. The neck is nice and tight and the jawline is so defined now. No jowels at all. The... READ COMMENT