Location: La Jolla, CA
Member since 7/21/2014


  • 12 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

TT Recovery Easier Than I Thought - La Jolla, CA

I've had a hysterectomy and another abdominal surgery, and I've read some scary recoveries here on Real Self. But my recovery from Tummy Tuck was MUCH easier than I thought it would be. I had a full tummy tuck and I had a drain and a binder placed on post-op. I spent the first few days sleeping in a recliner most of the time and took the pain pills But after that, I felt pretty good and... READ MORE

61 Year Old Breast Reduction

I had a breast reduction done on June 9 and an now about 5 1/2 weeks post-op. I wasn't going to post but I decided that I should give some motivation to those who want to go small and to those who are afraid of post-op complications because everything went great for me. I had 36DDD, two different sized breasts and they were hanging low. They are now 36B, perky, and sitting right where they... READ MORE

Recent comments from blipblip

I'm so glad that you're doing well. I read your new posts and it sounds like you a real trooper :-) READ COMMENT

Hi Mionaka, Thank you for your great posting and I'm really hoping you keep posting as you recover. I am 62 and in San Diego and getting my TT on March 4, so right behind you in my preparations. Rest alot, get healed and hope to hear more! READ COMMENT

Yes! You looked very similar to me both before and after. Have you grown to like yours now or are you still considering revision? I think yours look great, especially considering how they started out. READ COMMENT

No drains, no liposuction, no external sutures. Just internal sutures and incision taping. That seemed to be a very good method since I didn't have much swelling at all, no underarm boobs, and no complications. But I know that each... READ COMMENT

I read your posts while I was doing my researching and also during my recovery and I appreciate that so much. You look fabulous yourself! READ COMMENT