Location: Tennessee, TN
Member since 3/18/2014


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Reviews & Stories

42 Years Old---I had a Mommy Makeover and I'm so glad I did!

I just wanted to begin a blog of my experience with researching and interviewing plastic surgeons. As noted in the title, I'm almost 42 years old with 3 children and an 8 month old grandson. I work in health care and am an advanced practice registered nurse/certified nurse midwife. I had my first child @ the age of 19, the second @ 23, and the third @ almost 33 years of age. I've had ups and... READ MORE

Questions from CoffeeAddict

Will 3 weeks be enough recovery time after mini-tuck and possible breast augmentation to go on short trip to Mexico?

Is it realistic that I will be recovered enough to enjoy vacation? I am almost 42 years old, have a normal BMI and workout regularly, and have no chronic health problems. I am... READ MORE

Recent comments from CoffeeAddict

Scars are still tender. I still have numbness the length of my abdomen. I still have swelling down low sometimes, too. Small price to pay. I'm so glad I did it! READ COMMENT

So glad we are twins! I looked for similar body types and couldn't find them. Thank you for the kindness. I need to update my pics. I'm about 11 weeks post-op now. Will try to update this weekend. Good luck to you! READ COMMENT

Just left my PS appt. He's pleased with everything. Told me to continue wearing the binder if I wanted and to especially wear it with exercise. READ COMMENT

Thanks, Meghan. It's all good. I'm just a wee bit impatient. READ COMMENT

Massaging helps keep the scar tissue flat instead lumping up. READ COMMENT