Location: Newburgh, IN
Member since 6/28/2014


  • 37 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

39 Years Old, Two C-sections and an Appendectomy Left Me with an "Apron" Evansville, IN

I have gain weight and lost weight, but nothing changed the "mother's apron" I had that hung over my c-section scar. I had two children via c-section and then an open appendectomy later. I had no muscle left below the belly button. I finally decided I was not going to live with the pooch anymore. Week 2 photos Still swelling in the thighs. Thigh compression garment... READ MORE

Questions from cj1999

1 month post op Tummy Tuck, my thighs is swelling. Is this normal?

I had a tummy tuck on May 27th. I still have some swelling in my tummy, but most of it has settled in my thighs. I have been wear compression garments that don't cover the... READ MORE

Recent comments from cj1999

I have lost 10 pounds since the surgery. I have been trying to eat better and exercise a little more. I wear a fitbit and track my steps. I also ride a stationary bike a few days a week. You are definitely in good hands with Dr.... READ COMMENT

Posted 12 week post-op photos! READ COMMENT

Take your pain pills faithfully for the first few days. However, be sure to take a stool softener every day. You will not have the stomach muscles to struggle going to the bathroom. Avoid carbonated beverages as much as possible. ... READ COMMENT

Just posted my 7 week update with photos. I'm getting very frustrated with the hips/thighs. My waist has gone down 2 sizes, but my hips and thighs are preventing my from getting into a smaller pant size. I started riding an exercise... READ COMMENT

When I wear an type of girdle that covers only the waist I swell below it. I have to keep compression on that is the same tightness below the belt or it swell up. READ COMMENT