Member since 2/5/2013


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Reviews & Stories

4 week update- told I can go without my binder - West Des Moines, IA

I finally scheduled my surgery, only took me 4 years. I am 28, range between 123-125 pounds, 5'2, and have had 3 children. I gained roughly 45 pounds with the first two pregnancies, and 20 with the 3rd. Apparently my skin has absolutely no elasticity. I have long stretch marks that look like a tiger scratched me and a permanent belly bulge that will not go away no matter what. Even at my... READ MORE

Questions from Lttlelady226

Can You Please Look at my Pictures and Let Me Know if You Think I Am Starting an Infection or if It Looks Irritated? (photo)

1/2 inch above and below my incision is bright red. It itches, but is no warmer than the rest of my stomach. I don't see any pus right now. My dr removed my steri strips on... READ MORE

Too High of an Incision for my Tummy Tuck? Could It Have Been Lower? (photo)

Can you please look at my before and after pictures? I feel like my incision is way to high. None of my underwear or swim bottoms cover it and I have read that it usually does... READ MORE

Recent comments from Lttlelady226

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You are looking awesome! I am a redhead as well and haven't heard that my scar will be redder long but I dr believe it!! READ COMMENT

Your scar is looking amazing!! And it isn't looking high anymore, you are looking good! READ COMMENT

I just use the binder, I have a couple spans but I hate pulling them up and down! The binder hasn't bothered me yet READ COMMENT

You can sleep on your side if you are comfortable. He told me at my 4 week to rub in the mederma aggressivly. What kind of scar treatment did he give you? As long as your incision is all the way closed I would rub it in instead of... READ COMMENT