Location: Indiana
Member since 8/10/2013


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Reviews by thankfulmom

Beautiful Arm Lift Results - Carmel, IN

I'm a 51 yr old mom of 4 boys/ and wife. I've struggled w/ eating disorders up until 8 years ago. I'm now living a healthy lifestyle but because of the wild weight fluctuations/ 6 pregnancy's I was left w/ alot of excess skin especially on the arms. I had a TT/ BA 4 months ago and Arm life a 1... READ MORE

53 Yr Old, Post Weight Loss of over 100 Pounds, Body Lift in 2 Stages, Dr. Turkle Transformed Me! Carmel, IN

I’m 53, a wife, and mother of 4 great kids! Over the past few years I have gone through a major transformation! After losing 120 pounds, I’ve had a BA, Arm Lift, TT, Lipo and just recently, a Posterior lift which turned my TT into a Body lift. A difficult childhood caused me to start down an ... READ MORE

Recent comments from thankfulmom

I remember feeling. The vary same way you are feeling right now. The swelling part of healing is not fun at all and thankfully temporary. READ COMMENT

It won't ruin your results. I was huge for 3 months and couldn't fit into my before jeans. Then (for me) at that 3 month mark things started really changing. I'm 3 yrs post op now and wrote a review under the body lift category because... READ COMMENT

I had a lot of swelling and Dr Turkle checked and there was no fluid. I felt huge also. It ended up not being a seroma but i was swollen for a long time. It does finally go away (if it's not a seroma). Hang in there. READ COMMENT

It is normal to be hunched over for a while.. your muscles were tightened and are sore. It will be like that for a while until your body adjusts. The first few weeks are rough, hang in there! It's been almost 3 years ago now for me and... READ COMMENT

The first weeks are hard physically and emotionally.. hang in there, it gets better and better and you'll feel like yourself again soon. READ COMMENT