Location: Salem, OR
Member since 9/2/2013


  • 16 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Two Procedures Staged for Waist Hips and Lower Abs - Portland, OR

I am 44 5"7 188lbs. I had a stubborn apron of fat filled skin from weight loss. I wanted a tummy tuck but with so much fat still in the apron which weighs about 15 pounds I decided to have liposuction to remove it to leave me enough skin to make me a tummy tuck candidate. I live in Salem Oregon and had my 1st procedure August 28th Thursday and my second procedure 5 days later Wednesday... READ MORE

Questions from Tynkertoy1969

Question About Tightness, Hardening & Bruising of Areas. I Can Barely Stand Up-right and It Burns. is This Normal? (photo)

I am 44 5"7 188 lbs. I have an accumulation of stubborn apron fat in my lower abdomen/hip area. Surgeon's opinion: if I were to weigh 130 lbs this area would go down at most 3... READ MORE

Is Skin Retraction Due to Scar Tissue Formation While Healing Permanent? Liposuction Procedure. (photo)

Is the skin contraction from scar tissue formation permanent? Im 5 weeks post op and wonder if what I am currently seeing is an idea of what I "may" look like in the months to... READ MORE

Recent comments from Tynkertoy1969

Hi there val. I am over the moon happy with my decision to have the liposuction. I had a hanging apron that went to my mid thigh. The skin is now wrinkled looking but that is okay with me because as you can see from the pictures that... READ COMMENT

I'm now 8 weeks post op and my body is changing again. the hardness in my stomach is softening up. the skin is a brownish burnt color and now is kind of baggy. I had a good moment of time when it contracted up in the hardening phase.... READ COMMENT

Hey all. I am now 6 weeks post op and I can honestly say I am finally healing. Oh lord is this a slow recovery! My skin feels like crepe paper and is very dry. I'm just leaving it alone but wondering if I should put lotion on it. I keep... READ COMMENT

Hi Eangel, How are you healing? We're at about the same time line in our healing process so I thought I'd check in with you. Here's what I've got going on. I've been drained 5 times and the last time my doctor wasn't available so they... READ COMMENT

Ps. the bottom of my tummy below my belly button feels like a bag of marbles. I'm massaging and praying and I think I'll try praying while massaging Hah! READ COMMENT