Location: Missouri
Member since 4/16/2014


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Reviews & Stories

Mom of 4 Jumbo Sized Babies' Journey to the Flat Side!

Today I begin my (short) weight loss journey. I hope to lose 10-15 lbs by my surgery date (not set yet). My consultation is set, however, for May 19th!!! I am super nervous for the recovery time, since my children are still small. They are 2, 5, 8, and 10. My babies ranged from 9lbs 2 oz to 9lbs 8 oz at birth. Since I am stretching to hit 5'4", my belly went straight out and there is a... READ MORE

Questions from Mommainsearchofhertummy

Is a regular tummy tuck with muscle repair what I need? (photo)

I've had 4 LARGE babies, I am pretty confident my muscles are separated right at my belly button. I have a pretty good sized "flap" of skin on my lower belly that hangs over my... READ MORE

How can I tell if I have fat under my abs? I've read that Tummy Tucks aren't as effective with a substantial amount. (photos)

I am a 32 year old mother of four 9.5 lb babies (youngest is 2), I am 5'3" so those babies went straight out. I can feel a separation between my abs particularly at my belly... READ MORE

Is my C Section scar any indication of how well my Tummy Tuck scar will heal? (Photo)

I've had 4 CSections. MY scar is basically a group of thin white lines (since I've had 4 all 4 scars are there). They healed pretty nicely, I think. Do you think my TT scar... READ MORE

Discussions started by Mommainsearchofhertummy

How much lipo was included with your TT?

I'm wondering how much lipo is usually considered "part" of the TT procedure.  I think I'll need some to the flanks to make a smooth result and I'm wondering that is... READ MORE

Recent comments from Mommainsearchofhertummy

What type of anesthesia did you have? READ COMMENT

YES! Found it! How tall are you? One of my issues is that I am so short waisted that the CGs don't fit right and roll up at my hips because they are wider than my belly. READ COMMENT

I'm 7 weeks post op today. The past week I've had more swelling in my upper belly than ever. I just "started" today. Do you think that may be why? Or just normal swelling. I'm hoping it will leave with my period. :) READ COMMENT

I'm actually glad to hear you say that. I was looking pretty good and flat (at least first thing in the morning) at 4-5 weeks and now I have swelling above my bb. It's driving me nuts. READ COMMENT

Can you post the link to that garment? I got on and can't find anything called that. READ COMMENT