Location: San Diego CA
Member since 10/18/2012


  • 27 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

So glad I did this- new photos 6 weeks post op

I found a lot of helpful info on this website as I contemplated having lipo, so will add my experience so far. I'm 5'6", weigh 160, and age 56. Have a major muffin top, and even in younger days always had a big belly. As I've gotten older, that stubborn tummy fat just did not bulge. In the summer I tried Exilis, (just posted a review of that, waste of money) and really debated between lipo and... READ MORE

$2300 Down the Drain - San Diego, CA

A friend told me she'd heard of Exilis, we both have been complaining about our tummies. I watched the clip from Kathy Lee Gifford, and decided to go for it. The fact that is was non-invasion sold me, I was not ready to go for for lipo or surgery. Although the initial price of $350 per section, plus $99 each additional, sounded reasonable, by the time my upper and lower abs, plus flanks, plus... READ MORE

Questions from justdoitsandiego

What Sedatives Are Used During SmartLipo?

If the patient is awake during the SmartLipo procedure, what sedatives are given to keep the patient relaxes, and how are those monitored? READ MORE

Recent comments from justdoitsandiego

Hi- and YES-still so happy I did this. Last year I paid another $4000 to have bra roll and back flanks done.. Look so much better in clothes. I started at 160 lbs, and now at 145. Being less bulky has made it much easier to MOVE! ... READ COMMENT

Hi wishcomingttrue- my back roll and flanks lipo is THIS FRIDAY, so excited. I did get a garment (thanks for the suggestion) and was wondering what the recovery was like, pain wise, as to laying on your back or sides. How did you sleep? READ COMMENT

Best of luck on the touch up- is it smart lipo again? and where-abs? READ COMMENT

Thanks for the tip! Thought it might cut in on the upper back near armpit. I sure don't want to have one with sleeves in August! READ COMMENT

Wishcomingtrue-What type of garment did you wear for the back and bra roll lipo? I have a garment, but I think it's cut too low in the back. READ COMMENT