Location: United Kingdom, GB
Member since 11/11/2012


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  • 3 discussions
  • 7 questions

Questions from cinnamonswirl

Scar Revision of 5 Year Old Tummy Tuck Scar Plus Lowering Possible? (photo)

I had a TT 5 years ago now. Could I get my scar lowered and will it look thinner if the surgeon anchors the skin to my body. The surgeon I have seen has said he can do this and... READ MORE

Are These Dog Ears After my 2nd Tummy Tuck Revision? (photo)

Hello Doctors, Looking at my photos can you say if I "still" have dogears? I had FTT w/mr 5+ years ago, I then had dogears removed cut off then I still had a deformed look so I... READ MORE

Will Distance Change Between Belly Button and Scar? (photo)

Hello, I had revision TT surgery by having the scar lowered. I measured previous to surgery that I had a distance of 2.9 inches from bottom of bb to scar and then 4" from scar... READ MORE

When Can I Stop Worrying About my Tummy Tuck Scar Stretching and Widening?

I am 3 weeks post op from a full scar revision. I had skin undermined up to my belly button and had my scar lowered by two inches. I am swollen and very tight. I am so worried... READ MORE

I purchased an ultrasound handheld machine, power of 3mhz. How long should I hold the ultrasound over the scar?

Hi there,I have a 13 month old scar from a revision abdominoplasty. I have purchased an ultrasound handheld machine power of 3mhz.My question is how long should I hold the... READ MORE

Would explant surgery require the same amount of recovery time and discomfort as a breast lift surgery?

I have 12 year old silicone under the muscle implants. I went from a B to a D cup. I want them out. The Surgeon said he suspects one may have ruptured. Should I have a lift... READ MORE

Is it safe to remove silicone implants (sub-muscular) using only a local anaesthetic and sedation?

Will this procedure take long to complete and can scar tissue be removed at the same time. Also will the recovery be quicker as there is no general anaesthetic to recover from.... READ MORE

Discussions started by cinnamonswirl

Tummy Tuck Revision will it be easier than first time?

Hello, I am having the full incision reopened and lowered so I will be pulled tighter however I do not get any muscle repair or any lipo so it hopefully should be easier... READ MORE

Can I use copper peptides and derma roller on my scar?

Hello, I am 3 months post op from a Tummy Tuck scar revision. The first TT I had left me with a horrible red, thick horrible scar so after 5 years I decided to go for scar... READ MORE

Has anyone had a ruptured silicone implant removed under local and sedation?

Hi everyone,I am hoping to remove 12 year old silicone implants they are under the muscle. The surgeon has suggested using IV sedation and local or just local... READ MORE

Recent comments from cinnamonswirl

You look beautiful I hope to have a great result like you. Hope your emotions settle down I'm sure its just everything you have gone through it does not seem easy. Happy continued healing READ COMMENT

That is a great outcome for you then you look fantastic. Thank you for sharing your experience using a local as I was hoping to do this but now I think I will just go with the general anesthetic instead. Best wishes for a speedy... READ COMMENT

You look great thank you for sharing your pictures. Do you mind sharing if you went back to your original size after explant and was it painful? Hope you heal quickly from your revision :) READ COMMENT

Oh wow everything looks amazing you must be thrilled with your results :) I had my consultation yesterday and I am going to go ahead with the surgery hopefully soon I am still deciding on a lift or not but seeing your results is really... READ COMMENT

Haha glad I gave you a giggle...well hopefully that strawberry cushion will help you sleep better tonight :) Best of luck with your follow up tomorrow and enjoy your shower another step closer to normality ...Take care :) READ COMMENT