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Reviews & Stories

Extended Tummy Tuck, No Drains :) - Stony Brook, NY

I'm 29, about 5'7", 122 lbs. After having three large babies I was able to lose all my pregnancy weight with exercise, but I was left with diastasis recti and large amounts of paper-thin loose skin on my stomach. So despite being reasonably fit amd very active I still felt I needed to make a change. By having an extended tummy tuck I was able to also tackle the problem of extra skin... READ MORE

Questions from FitMomNY

Why Am I Not So Swollen After Extended Tt with No Drains?

I am almost two weeks post op after an extended abdominoplasty with no drains. i do wear my Spanx 24/7 except in the shower. I was expecting much more swelling and what I have.... READ MORE

Best Macro Nutrient Ratio to Facilitate Post TT Healing?

I track everything i eat so I can stay lean as posible while still being healthy. I normally eat 40% carbs, 30% protein and 30% healthy fats. Ive just had my tummy tuck and... READ MORE

Swelling or Fat After Tummy Tuck?

I am about 4 months out from an extended tummy tuck with NO liposuction at all. I exercise 6 days/week and follow a rigorous diet. I was hoping to compete in a female... READ MORE

Recent comments from FitMomNY

Would loooove to see pics, please. READ COMMENT

Oh wow good luck! keep us posted. you will look amazing READ COMMENT

It was kind of a blur, i just sat around alot to keep the abs from feeling like they were pulling. The exparel drug kept most of the severe pain away, but by no means was I super mobile.... i could sit in one position, so i had to... READ COMMENT

That is good, i am not sure i will really be ready to do that much after only 8 weeks. my abs feel fairly tight and any stretching is sort of scary. i dont know how prepared i will be to lift with any real meaningful weight... READ COMMENT

Your one month photos look so great! :) READ COMMENT