Member since 10/25/2013


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Reviews & Stories

A Flat Stomach for the First Time in 30 Years! - Chicago, IL

I have 4 children and lost my flat stomach years and years ago. I eat healthy, exercise right but nothing seemed to work. It actually was getting worse with age. One day I was into see my Dermatologist for a mole check and showed her the extra skin and she encouraged me to have a TT. 3 consultations later, I finally found the right Doctor for me and scheduled my procedures. My surgery was... READ MORE

Questions from jj909

My waist has increased in size as compared to 2 weeks post tummy tuck. Is this normal?

I had a tummy tuck 6 weeks ago and my stomach is thicker now than it was at 2 weeks. Is this normal? I am afraid it is going to keep getting thicker. READ MORE

I am 7 weeks post op and still wearing the compression suit. I have a few questions for those veterans of ttuck and/or Doctors?

My Dr. advises the longer you wear it, the better. After that he wants me to wear Spanx style underwear until I reach 6 months. Any thoughts? Also, I notice when I take the... READ MORE

Recent comments from jj909

I had the dog ear repair done and it was no big deal. A shot to numb the area, then he clipped them and then I had some internal stitches. Very easy and a nice smooth finish! Good luck! READ COMMENT

Great advice - that is exactly what happened to me! READ COMMENT

I also ran a fever and they did a chest x-ray and found that part of my lung wasn't all the way filled out due to shallow breathing. They put me on a antibiotic and I had to increase my lung size breathing in a tube, but it improved... READ COMMENT

So happy you are doing so good! I just hit 90 days and got the release to work out and step it up a notch, although no ab or core work. It feels good to get back to somewhat normal. I am also 100% free of my cg which is nice as my Dr... READ COMMENT

Thanks for the reminder to wear the CG. I am going on 12 weeks and still wear it to work out in and when I have a busy day. Can't wait until the day I'm done and before your note was wondering if it was necessary. Thank you! READ COMMENT