Member since 10/10/2012


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Reviews & Stories


BACKGROUND I am a 38 year old mother of 2 children - both vagnial deliveries. My daughter was born 6 years ago and I was able to lose the baby weight within 4 months post delivery, however, I had belly bulge that never left. Truth be told, my belly was never flat, but the pregnancy only added to that. My son was born 3 years later and the weight was much more difficult to shed. I went on a... READ MORE

Questions from Marykay

Is This Any Type of Blood Clot (Hematoma, Seroma, Etc)? (photo)

I am 10 days post op from a tummy tuck with MR. The majority of my pain is coming from a spot at my incision area near my left pelvic bone. I noticed today that it seems to be... READ MORE

Is my Belly Button Normal for 7 Months Post Op or Should I Seek Scar Revision? (photo)

I'm very concerned about the scar around my bb. Overall I am very happy with the shape of the bb, however, the scar is so obvious that I will not put on a bikini (one of the... READ MORE

Discussions started by Marykay

Anyone Had Exparel for the Pain Control?

My Dr. is going to inject me with Exparel for pain control.  She injects right into the abdomin before closing me up and it's a slow release pain medicine that lasts up to... READ MORE

Recent comments from Marykay

Hi, Please tell me what your surgeon did to fix your bb. I really need something done for mine. READ COMMENT

Your belly button looks similar to mine. I am so stressed about the scar around it. Do you think you will have a revision or are the silicone sheets working? READ COMMENT

Hey Blonde - sorry, I just don't get to this site often enough to check updates. I am doing really well. The only concern I have is my belly button scar. Although my tummy is nice and flat and my belly button shape is beautiful, I... READ COMMENT

Hi Blonde! Haven't been on this site in awhile and wanted to check in on you. Holy butt! I am amazed at the difference in your before and after! Nice work! Is that all from yoga and squats? Are you eating really clean? You look... READ COMMENT

It looks like your belly button redness has gone away. What is your secret?? READ COMMENT