Member since 5/3/2013


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Reviews & Stories

25 Months Post Op

I'm scheduled for a Full TT, BA/BL on June 20th. My pre-op consultation is scheduled for June 3rd. I'm 5'6" and weigh around 137 and currently wear a size 2/4. I met with Dr. C a couple of weeks ago and he was very reassuring. I had previously met with one other surgeon who was pushing for more surgery than I really wanted. I have lost 100 pounds from my highest weight. I work out... READ MORE

Questions from Nichole36974

Exercise Prior to BA/BL and TT Surgery? (photo)

I have been following a fairly agressive strength training (heavy lifting) and cardio for over one year now. I am scheduled for surgery in 3 weeks. Is it best to wind down my... READ MORE

Could I Be Splitting a Stitch? (photo)

I am 3 weeks and 3 days post op. this morning I noticed a raised white bump on my incision. When I touch it I can feel something like a fishing line just under the skin. Could... READ MORE

Swelling in Hips/thighs After TT-No Lipo Normal?

I had a TT with a BA/Lift 11 weeks ago. Much of the swelling in my abdomen is subsiding, but I have noticed increased swelling in my hips and thighs even though I did not have... READ MORE

Discussions started by Nichole36974

Do I have to remove my IUD for surgery

I currently have a Mirena IUD.  I seem to remember my surgeon saying I may have to remove it for surgery?  Does anyone have any experience with this?  I am... READ MORE

For those who lifted weights prior to surgery

I am scheduled for BA/BL and TT surgery on 6/20.  I meet with my PS and am of course going to ask him my question, but wanted to see if anyone could give me a "heads up"... READ MORE

Recent comments from Nichole36974

So glad you finally got some help. You have been going through so much for so long. You look fabulous. You will continue to look better as you heal. READ COMMENT

Looking amazing! So tiny! READ COMMENT

That is a great tattoo! Looking amazing! READ COMMENT

Looking amazing! You must be thrilled with your results. READ COMMENT