Location: Ca
Member since 4/5/2013


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tummy tuck San Diego, CA

I had a full tummy tuck with lipo of the flanks, breast augmentation, and lift on July 11th, 2013. Although I had my stitches and drains taken out very quickly ( four days later) the process has seem unbearably slow. I have been very sore mostly from the lipo surprisingly!! At times it can be unbearable because the only acceptable resting position is sitting up, which is very uncomfortable... READ MORE

Questions from MommyoftwoDR

Tummy Tuck Scar Riding Up in Center of Scar?

I am 25 days post op and my tummy tuck scar seems to be riding up in the center. The first week it didn't look like so uneven! Is it possible my skin is pulled to tight? My... READ MORE

Pulling Sensation 1 Month Post Full Tummy Tuck?

When will the pulling sensation from belly button down goes away? It's extremely uncomfortable and I am starting to get panicked that it will never feel normal again! READ MORE

Scar Revision After 6 Weeks? (photo)

I am six weeks post op and horrified that I might need a scar revision. At my preoperative appointment I brought a low cut bikini panti I wanted my scar hidden under. Six weeks... READ MORE

Complications Later in Life After a Tummy Tuck?

I have read allot of horror stories online about women having acid reflux, gerd, shortness of breath, Ibs, and constant swelling after tummy tuck. Also many complain of upper... READ MORE

How long does swelling after a tummy tuck really last?

I hear most doctor's say 3-6 months but almost all of the women I have spoke to after a tummy tuck still swell well after a year! READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Revisions For Placement of the Scar? (photo)

First of all just want to say thank you to the doctors who take their time to answer questions on RS. I had a tummy tuck in July and I am concerned over the placement of scar.... READ MORE

Recent comments from MommyoftwoDR

You will still have swelling but I am sure it would be considerably less since they only lift from the belly button down. How long you will swell or what will trigger swelling who knows? I just know a few people personally including my... READ COMMENT

Lol this post made me laugh and I am glad you found happiness in your new body. I just think in my case the trade off was purely superficial and that is why I am sad I did it. I felt much more comfortable the way I was than how I feel... READ COMMENT

The good news is the dog ears flatten out over time but everything else you mentioned is true and frustrating. I am pretty sure our poor stomachs will never be normal again. My stretch marks where pretty bad but pale in comparison to... READ COMMENT

You should really take a second and read the not worth it reviews before you jump into this procedure. Contrary to what many think I was perfectly happy with my body before this other than stretch marks. Obviously there was no other way... READ COMMENT