Location: NC
Member since 7/3/2014


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Reviews & Stories

51 Y/o Getting an Extended Tummy Tuck with Lipo and Breast Lift - Dominican Republic

I've gone from a size 22 to a 12-14 after gastric bypass and am needing a tummy tuck. I originally just wanted a panniculectomy but my insurance wouldn't pay for it and when I started researching the price it was just too expensive for what I was getting and I realized I could get more done in DR for the same or even less money. I'm apprehensive about going overseas for surgery but very... READ MORE

Questions from MariRican

Will smoking e-cigs make it harder to heal from TT and lipo?

Getting a tummy tuck and lipo in a few months and I presently smoke ecigs. I am at a 6mg level of nicotine. READ MORE

Does Oxygen tank therapy really assist with the bruising from Liposuction?

Does Oxygen tank therapy really assist with the bruising from lipo? And if it does, is it just to look better quicker or is there a health benefit? I've always bruised easily... READ MORE

Is there anything to help with lipo bruising?

I will be getting lipo to the waist, arms, flanks and upper back. I'm concerned about the bruising, as I bruise very badly and for can keep a minor bruise for over two weeks.... READ MORE

Recent comments from MariRican

I haven't tried it yet, as I just got my drain out yesterday. But I'm looking at it and don't see how I'm getting that on especially since I'm still super swollen. READ COMMENT

Thanks I'll get some tomorrow. Ready to try anything. And I know it's going to be great, I measured my waist the day after surgery and it was 4" smaller so I know Robles did her stuff. So I need to shut down the pity party. Thanks... READ COMMENT

I had my surgery on 10/10 with Robles, I did have some sort of compression machine on my legs after surgery. More than likely it was due to my age 51 y/o and that I'm diabetic. Even though I gave her a 5 page clearance letter by my... READ COMMENT