Member since 4/2/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Almost 7 weeks post op - loving tummy more than ever Salisbury UK

I am writing this to remind myself how incredibly lucky I am! I had a full tummy tuck with MR on 1st March 2013, so am just over 4 weeks on the flat side. I have spent my whole life overweight, losing a bit, gaining a bit, but last year, I finally got to around 140 lbs, down from a heaviest of 260 lbs, through a combination of exercise and weight watchers over 4 years. However,... READ MORE

Questions from Luckyginger

Can I Expect Improvement of Scar Puckering and Double Bulge of Skin Right Above Centre of Incision? (photo)

I know it is early days, but I don't get to see my PS for another 5 weeks, so would be grateful for any realistic expectations of how much improvement time will bring. I lost... READ MORE

Recent comments from Luckyginger

Hello! Whilst I'm so sorry you are enduring swell hell, it's good to know I'm not the only one. Today was actually the first day in 3 weeks I woke up with only slight swelling, And although it got progressively worse throughout the day,... READ COMMENT

Hey NewSelf, your new tummy looks absolutely phenomenal, and your story has made me feel hugely better, so thanks for posting. I have read so many stories about people being able to get back to exercise after 6 weeks that when my... READ COMMENT

Thanks for letting me know this. I am not patient at the best of times, but it's uplifting to know that the end is in sight! READ COMMENT

Thank you so much. The bikini pics will go up as soon as swell hell ends. And there are still some stretch marks, trust me! At the moment, I'm even huge first thing in the morning, so I don't want to take any pics. But weather has meant... READ COMMENT

Congratulations on approaching turning 40 in such a positive way. It's the only way to do it, and inspirational. You have such a great shape now, and I think your belly button is going to be awesome! READ COMMENT