Location: Seattle
Member since 5/20/2013


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Butterflies! - Seattle, 8 month PO! - Seattle, WA

I am freaking myself out. I have gained 10lbs and now weight almost 145. :( I feel so upset about this weight gain, it's the last thing I want to deal with when my surgery is the first of next month. I am going to the gym now and starting a very strict diet in order to get back to my ideal weight of 135lbs. I am over eating because I am so nervous about going through with this. But it has... READ MORE

Questions from mandyjoe

Sun Sensitivity to Thighs Normal After Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I am post op tummy tuck day 13 and was out in the sun for maybe 10 or 15 minutes. My thighs are extremely red and blotchy, is this normal? READ MORE

Recent comments from mandyjoe

I'd love to see new pics of your tummy! I feel like I could use some lipo above my bb as well. I hope your healing process goes smooth:) READ COMMENT

Thanks. :) I notice the swelling after work, but otherwise it's not bad. I eat a super clean low sodium diet, and drink tons of water. I also take turmeric and work out 5 days a week which I think helps. READ COMMENT

Thanks, you guys! I feel like as the days go by my tummy is looking better and better! Exercising has really helped. :) I wish you happy healing Weelaura! READ COMMENT

I think you look fantastic! :) READ COMMENT

I use bio oil on my face too! It's good stuff. Did your ps tell you to keep your whole belly moist, or just the scar? Mine never really told me what to do as far as after care. READ COMMENT