Location: IL
Member since 1/27/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Fleur De Lis Tummy Tuck - Part Two of Massive Overhaul - Frankfort, IL

I am 39 years old and I had Gastric bypass about 5 years ago. I had an arm lift two weeks ago and it has been more painful that i would have thougt but each day is getting better. I will be getting the tt done in three weeks so hopefully my arms are better by then so i can use them to compensate for lack of abs. I will only have two weeks off work so i am hoping for a smooth recovery. I do... READ MORE

Arm Lift - the First Part of a Massive Overhaul - Frankfort, IL

I have always had larger arms. I became overweight in jr high and have been obese since then. I had gastric by-pass 5 years ago and lost 150 lbs. I felt great but my body looked horrible. I became depressed because I felt like I looked worse than I did before I lost the weight. Having surgery seemed like it was too expensive to even consider. I have slowly gained 50 lbs back in the 5 years... READ MORE

Recent comments from mythreeboys

I get it - when my arms suddenly sprouted holes I was so depressed - felt like the healing was going backwards. Then I was paranoid that every little movement would cause more holes. It's hard to be patient and we cant control how our... READ COMMENT

Yea - it can be a side effect for a lucky few. It's probably because my arms were the size of Texas to begin with so it's not been fun. I would still do it but my arms are still swollen and numb/painful to touch. hit me in the arm... READ COMMENT

Weird - I never seen this post before tonight? Everyone is different in the healing on the arms. I am two months out and still have swelling and nerve pain - never thought I would be whining two months later. I had lipo in addition to... READ COMMENT

I don't see anything wrong with using the maxi pad - I used adhesion free pads they sell next to the band aids. then to help them stay put, I swear I used half a roll of tp in my underwear then the compression garment helped keep... READ COMMENT

Yes - its hard to get up when I am laying down - it's also a B because the scars from the arm lift are really tight and I have to be careful not to pull too hard. it's so weird the difference in the scars - on my arms they are like... READ COMMENT