Older Gal

Member since 8/11/2014


  • 153 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 discussions
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck with possible Liposuction Decided against BA. SX-10-16-14. Maintained 100 Lb. Wt Loss for 13 Yrs. - Western Colorado

I have finally made the decision to do this! Originally I thought that I would have the BA first and follow up with the TT in one year. After asking some questions here on RS it makes sense to get them both done and go through the recovery process all at one time. There's not as many of us older gals on here so it's not so easy to match age, height, weight and pre-breast size. I've had two big... READ MORE

Moved my Review and updates over to Mommy Makeovers

Hi! I'm so glad to have found the realself website! I turn 57 next month. Married 33 years with 2 kids and 5 grandchildren. I'm 5'3" tall and 140lbs. I've had 2 major weight losses first one 75 lbs. which I gained back and the second one was 100 lbs., which I have kept off for 12 years. Both times with healthy diet and exercise. I was a skinny kid all the way through and after my 1st... READ MORE

Questions from Older Gal

I'm 57 yrs old. Is it common for PS to not require blood work or an EKG prior to Tummy Tuck and Breast Augmentation?

I'm Getting a Tummy Tuck and Breast Aug (at the same time) at age 57. I'm 5'3" tall 140 lbs. I take supplements & Bio-identical hormones but no medications. I eat well and I... READ MORE

Is it unusual for a patient to have a reaction to the stitches? Is there a way to test if a person will be allergic to them?

Is it unusual for a patient to have a reaction to the stitches and is there a way to test and tell before the surgery if a person will be allergic to them? I read of a person... READ MORE

Discussions started by Older Gal

Recent comments from Older Gal

Hello, we had our surgeries on the same day. One day post op. Hope that you are well. Hugs to you! READ COMMENT

So glad that you are doing well and that you are happy with your results! I so hope that I look at myself that first time and love what I see too!! hugs! READ COMMENT

Size looks great!! Best wishes on your decisions and will watch for your progress! READ COMMENT

Hi, I would love to hear more from you. What are your stats, height and weight? What all are you getting done? I'm 12days out from my surgery. Was going for BA and TT but now just TT. I just decided to not have the BA and feeling good... READ COMMENT

Thank you kindly! I am so excited to see a flat smooth tummy.....beyond excited. Don't know anything about liposuction and will have to look into that quickly....appreciate any comments about that. READ COMMENT