Location: Boston
Member since 1/25/2013


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Reviews & Stories

WOW! One year anniversary!

Hello! I am a 45 year old mom of two. Both born by cesarean. The second baby was 10lbs and my belly couldnt handle it. Pre baby years I had flat abs because I enjoy exercise. And i still exercise alot but it is clear an abdominalplasty is the only thing that is going to help my abs. I have been wrestling with the thought of surgery for years. Saying to myself "stop being so vain" or "its not... READ MORE

Questions from FitChick45

Can I Use a Different Compression Garment Than What my Doc Gave Me?

I am 1week PO TT. The wrap around garment I was given rides up over my(small) breasts and leaves my incision exposed. I have a pair of high waisted control briefs that are... READ MORE

Small Seroma at 12weeks? (photo)

I noticed a small pocket of fluid at about 8 weeks (below the belly button just above the incision. At 9weeks I saw my doc and she aspirated close to a teaspoon? I felt there... READ MORE

Recent comments from FitChick45

Oh no! You just got a new house! Sorry about the hubby situation but hopefully you are in a happier place! You look fantastic! READ COMMENT

Well said about how hard you work to stay lean. READ COMMENT


Thanks Elijanh! I just skimmed thru your profile and you look great! READ COMMENT

I wonder if everybody's belly gets bloated at the end of the day (even people who haven't had surgery?). I am 1yr post op at the end of this month! I have been working out like crazy so that one year photo will hopefully look good! READ COMMENT