babymickey

Location: CT
Member since 1/23/2013

Activity

  • 242 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 234 comments
  • 5 questions

Reviews & Stories

3 years after TT Revision, BA Revision, lift with Dr Rick Rosen

Hello, for those of you that are interested, I posted my TT on that review. Basically, I am just about 6 months postop and am going for consultations for a revision. I had a floating TT with MR on 3/5/13. I had no idea I was only going for a float. PS never told me. I came out of recovery and was told, "I didn't need to move your BB". Hence, 6 months later with a horrible result. Loose skin... READ MORE

3 year post TT Revision after Floating MTT

Hello, I have been reading all your stories and am grateful for your recommendations and updates. Here is a little about me. I am 49 years old, with 3 kids, 17, 15 and 9. I am 5'5 and 134 lbs. I work out every day and cannot get rid of my belly. It is mostly genetic for me, to be honest. I was 112 lbs in high school and had a jelly belly! I am nervous but very excited to have a flat tummy as I... READ MORE

Questions from babymickey

Full Tummy Tuck Belly Button Untouched?

I had a FTT 4 days ago. I have a hip to hip incision and 2 drains. However, my belly button is untouched.. I am very short waisted so it looks fine, the placement is perfect.... READ MORE

Skin Laxity? Swelling? Poor Tone? Seroma? (photo)

I am 15 weeks post TT w umb float and muscle plication. Upon awakening I am relatively flat and skin moderately tight. After rising, within the hours, I develop what looks to... READ MORE

Loose Skin Above BB After Umbilical Float. Options? (photo)

I am almost 5 months post op. I can grab a thick roll of skin above my BB. I already have scars underneath both breasts from a BA. I have been researching reverse TT. I am... READ MORE

I Am 5 Months Postop and Have Horrible Hanging Skin , Do I Need a Revision? (photo)

When I sit it looks very bad(see pic). Standing is better but not much. I had a floating tuck. Want to know what my options are. I had MR all the way to xyphoid per my PS. READ MORE

Failed Muscle Repair After Tummy Tuck, What Would Be The Most Likely Reason For This? (photo)

I had a floating tummy tuck with MR 6 months ago. While I was never truly flat, I developed a considerable bulge about a month ago that is getting worse. It is around and below... READ MORE

Discussions started by babymickey

Had tt with MR on 3/5. Bad swelling!

My hips belly and back are sausage like! 7 lbs up in wt so I know it's fluid. Is this normal? READ MORE

Recent comments from babymickey

He's the best! READ COMMENT

You look great! You will be so happy and the pain will be a memory! READ COMMENT

The doctor will have you do a half crush and then feel for a separation-in my case, there was a definite separation-he could punt his fingers between my muscles. meaning the repair failed- Just ask your doc-they know how to check for this. READ COMMENT

Good Luck-you will do great! Make sure your surgeon uses non dissolvable sutures! READ COMMENT