Location: New York, NY
Member since 8/7/2013


  • 80 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

5ft 8, 33yo Mom of 2 Ready to Get my Body Back - Linden, NJ

I figured a mommy makeover would be a great Christmas gift for myself a great way to start the new year. I consulted with 3 other doctors before deciding on Dr. Alkon. I'm taking 3 weeks off of work for this procedure. I'm an RN an spent alot of time on my feet and do alot of bending, twisting and lifting at work. I hope 3 weeks is enough time. When I go back I plan on asking for help... READ MORE

Having Rhinoplasty Today - Lutherville, MD

So im having rhinoplasty today. I am so nervous and scared, I don't know what to do with myself. I found realself when I was interested in getting a bbl. I am still considering a bbl but im not ready to commit to having it done just yet. I have hated my nose for as long as I can remember. Thanks to constant teasing as a kid it is a big insecurity for me. I have always been afraid of... READ MORE

I Think I'm Ready... -New York, NY

I have been lurking on here for a while now. alot of the results i have seen look good. so I think I'm ready to make the leap. I have a consultation on 8/13 with Dr. Pakeman. I am pretty sold I'm going to go with him. I live in ny and I think I am going to use him because he is so close to home. I just hope it's not to expensive. Now I'm trying to figure out what fajas to start buying. ... READ MORE

Questions from blknurse

Can I get braces or invisalign and continue to suck my thumb?

I am 30 years old. I have an open bite. There is some crowding in my top teeth, I would say just mildly crowed. I am a habitual thumb sucker, usually only at night. Can I get... READ MORE

Treatment for large facial scar.... (photos)

What would be the best treatment for a large hypertrophic face scar? My 6 year old had facial injury about 1.5 years ago. Since then, she had scar revision 8 months ago. The... READ MORE

Recent comments from blknurse

So sorry about your situation. I have had depression after sx before. It took along time, about a year before I started feeling better again. I know healing is different for everyone. Maybe this is just the beginning of your journey. ... READ COMMENT

Hi. It's unfortunate about your results. I'm scheduled for tummy tuck with Dr. Alkon later this month. I am wondering, what was his response to these concerns? Is there anything you wished you done differently during recovery that... READ COMMENT

Thanks. Congrats on the adoption. The lifting restriction sucks. Your baby girl is most definitely gonna want to be picked up. It's a tough decision to make. My kids are older and my husband is going to help but I just know they are... READ COMMENT

Your results are amazing! What is your height and current weight? What was your preop weight? READ COMMENT