Location: Phoenix, AZ
Member since 8/7/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Excitedly Anticipating Posterior Body Lift/flankplasty with a Medial Thigh Lift - Fort Lauderdale, FL

Three years ago after having lost 55 lbs, I had a 'mommy makeover' - tummy tuck, lipo to flanks and outer thighs, breast lift and augmentation. My surgeon was incredible (Dr. Robert Cohen in Scottsdale) and I'd recommend him to anyone for these procedures. I was ecstatic with the results and it truly changed my life. However, this also seemed to make my lower body worse by comparison! I felt... READ MORE

Questions from redwinelover

Are Bio Identical Hormone Pellets Contraindicated Prior to Cosmetic Surgery?

I have pellets implanted every 3 mo which has changed my life! I will be having a butt lift w fat grafting/inj. and a medial thigh lift in Feb. I was told to stop pellets 4 mo.... READ MORE

Compression Garments Following Posterior Body Lift/thigh Lift?

I am scheduled for flankoplasty with an inner thigh lift and lipo soon. My surgeon uses an abdominal binder immediately following this surgery as he feels the groin incisions... READ MORE

Can the Depth of Penetration of Deep Fx Relatively Fixed or Can It Be Adjusted to Go Deeper or Lighter?

I've been severely disfigured - scars, hypopigmentation, lines, spots, etc. following Active FX on entire chest, shoulders and arms performed over a year ago. The doc now wants... READ MORE

What Can Be Done to Minimize the Damage Done from Active FX?

I've been disfigured following a very aggressive Active FX treatment to my lower neck, entire chest, shoulders and arms a year ago. Hypopigmentation began within 2 months of... READ MORE

How to heal a groin incision infection?

Had a medial thigh lift 2 weeks ago and am battling an infection in my groin incisions. I'm on antibiotics, rinsing every time I pee, then wash area with antibacterial soap,... READ MORE

My drain site hasn't closed after 11 weeks. Should it be healed by now? (Photo)

I had an LBL 11 weeks ago with 3 drains on either hip. I have a wound on one side that refuses to close. It had a large scab for weeks, so I covered and used silver... READ MORE

Recent comments from redwinelover

I agree with choosing implants other than Mentor. Though I love my breasts done in 2010, I've recently found out Mentor has a 25 % rupture rate over 10 years. According to my plastic surgeon, they had the information long ago, but... READ COMMENT

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Thank you! I appreciate it. READ COMMENT

Can you tell us how long you had to wait before having sex following this procedure? Was it 6 weeks like after a labiaplasty, or less? READ COMMENT

PM me if you're going. I can recommend a decent hotel near his offices and hospital. If you stay 3 weeks, you get a bigger break, too. Full, hot breakfasts daily and dinners Mon - Thurs. And a great staff... Full kitchens, separate... READ COMMENT