Member since 1/5/2014


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Reviews & Stories

Had my mommy makeover on 02/11/14. Very happy so far!

I never, in a million years, thought I'd be doing this, but here I am, getting prepared for my surgery in just about a month. I am 40 years old, 5'9", 167 lbs on a good day, and I have two girls, 13 and 9. I've been slowly but consistently gaining weight in the past 7 years (more than 15) and have been very depressed about it. I can't say that I've tried everything aggressively to lose that... READ MORE

Questions from yakapa

Should I have a tummy tuck or lipo on my abdomen? (Photo)

I am 40, 5'9"and 168 lbs. I am going to have a lipo on my buttox, inner and outer thighs (for approximately 3 liters removed) and my doctor recommended I also do a tummy tuck,... READ MORE

Recent comments from yakapa

Thanks! I couldn't have made it without my family, friends and Realself companions in crime :-) READ COMMENT

That's awesome. I'll be thinking of you on your big day! READ COMMENT

I am in Richmond too, so I'm sure that it will be all melted by the 18th. Regarding your friend, I don't think you need to call her that any more. Move one, and find someone who can be supportive and encouraging. That's what a true... READ COMMENT

Thanks girl. I already love what I see! READ COMMENT

I agree with Hopez, each day gets a little better. For some reason, my pain level has not been so bad, and I can stand prettismuch straight and walk almost normally. Everyone is different in their recovery. Anyway, hang in there, girl.... READ COMMENT