Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Member since 5/27/2013


  • 197 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 discussions
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Invisalign at 31 Years Old After Having Braces As a Teen. San Jose, CA

Hello! I'm excited to start my review of Invisalign and hope this journey won't be too long! Since December of last year, I have seen 5 orthodontists and finally chose one last week. He was actually the last one I met with and I made the decision a few hours after the consultation. I had one doctor tell me I needed my wisdom teeth removed, a space opened for a congenitally missing pre-molar... READ MORE

Lost 110 lbs - Just Scheduled My Tummy Tuck - Happy Birthday to Me? -Mountain View, CA

Well, here I am, starting a blog like I wish I had years ago. I wish I could go back and read my thoughts from December 25th - yes, Christmas!- in 2011. That was the day I decided I was going to lose 10 lbs. Yes - 10 lbs - not 110 lbs. At the time, I only wanted to lose the weight I had gained during the job I had started 5 months prior. Today I gave my plastic surgeon's practice $300 to hold... READ MORE

Questions from Underwater

I have some questions about doctor and surgery center qualifications?

I have been reading lists of questions to ask your plastic surgeon and I just wanted to clear a few things up: 1. Is "certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery" the... READ MORE

How soon can you lay out at the beach after a Tummy Tuck?

I know I can hide my big scar under a bikini bottom (and wear sunscreen on it too) but what about the belly button scar? How soon can you safely lay out at the beach and expose... READ MORE

Discussions started by Underwater

What kind of underwear during recovery?

Normally I wear Hanes comfortsoft bikini underwear but I'm wondering if I should buy something else to wear during recovery because I'm worried the bikini cut could rub on my... READ MORE

Best Scar Treatments?

I would love to hear what all of you ladies are doing to help your scars heal well - nice and thin and light and ideally invisible :) READ MORE

Recent comments from Underwater

My biggest challenge is the sometimes I'll take them out to eat or drink something then find myself in a meeting at work for an hour. Or sometimes I'll think - oh, I'm just going out to lunch in 30 minutes, why do all that work to just... READ COMMENT

I think you look good - nice and flat! Did you ever had a revision on your mons? READ COMMENT

I still have some numbness there. The area seems smaller and the numbness is located only on the skin so I think the nerves are repairing. READ COMMENT

Can you do a free consultation with another local surgeon (someone with a good rep) to get their opinion? Then at least you can know if it is serious. Good luck! READ COMMENT

I not wearing anything for support at the gym. READ COMMENT