Location: Buffalo, TX
Member since 4/11/2013


  • 95 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 3 discussions
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

Hoping to Feel Better About Myself Soon! - Buffalo, NY

I'm 32 years old and have 3 little girls who are 6, 3, and 12 months. All 3 were C-Sections and my recovery was relatively easy with the last 2. I've been really disappointed with my belly area since baby number 3. I have a lot of extra skin and also an umbilical hernia that needs repair. I've been working out consistently and watching my diet for the last year and I just can't lose the tummy!... READ MORE

Questions from Kristicat

Should I Be Concerned About my Belly Button? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck 3.5 weeks ago and my belly button is pretty much a horizontal slit (at least it looks that way to me). Will it improve? My next appointment is not until the... READ MORE

Should I be concerned about swelling 11 months post op? (photos)

I am still feeling a little swollen in the area above my belly button. I still have tenderness in that area as well, especially after a workout or while doing exercises that... READ MORE

Pain 2.5 years post tummy tuck

I had a full tummy tuck with small umbilical hernia repaired (no lipo) in June 2013. Since the surgery, I've never been able to resume physical workouts bc of abdominal pain.... READ MORE

Discussions started by Kristicat

Am I crazy to get a TT? Words of advice?

I have a small umbillical hernia that needs to be repaired and I have been wanting a TT for some time.  I'm really nervous and scared about it though - especially the... READ MORE

If you have young kids (5 and under) and had a TT, please come in

I would love to hear about how your recovery went and how the kids were (or were not) affected by your need to take it easy and not being able to take care of them.  Thank... READ MORE

Did your PS tell you to stop taking health supplements, multivitamin, etc?

I've noticed some people say they have been taking a multivitamin and/or other supplements prior to their surgery.  I've been told not to take ANYTHING for 1 month prior.... READ MORE

Recent comments from Kristicat

I'm afraid to do sit ups too! READ COMMENT

I am also dealing with the same issue. TT 6/4 - its slowly getting better but I cut way way back on the exercise. I'm slightly swollen between ribs and belly button and very tender. READ COMMENT

Hi everyone! I haven't been here in so long! So hard to believe that tomorrow will be 3 months since surgery. I need to post some pics. I still get a little bit of swelling above my belly button and near my left hip. It honestly... READ COMMENT

Hi Everyone!! It's been about 6 weeks for me. I've been at the beach this week - in the Outer Banks. Love it here!! It has been a tough week though - my PS still has me wearing my binder 24/7, not allowed to lift anything heavy, and... READ COMMENT

Anyone else's bb look kind of like a slit? I am really getting bummed about it... I posted pics if anyone wants to look? READ COMMENT