Location: New Virginia, IA
Member since 8/13/2014


  • 28 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

26 Year Old with 2 Toddlers...hoping a Tummy Tuck Will Fix my "Mommy Belly" and Restore my Confidence. - Virginia, VA

I am a 26 year old, married, mother of two. I have a 3.5 year old daughter and a 2.5 year old son. I've always been thin, athletic, and even when I don't work out I maintain a healthy weight. I am 5'3" and before having my daughter weighed 122llbs. I had gestational diabetes with her and gained 50lbs. My stomach was of course never the same and I got terrible giant stretch marks...but it... READ MORE

Questions from mkaa1023

Is it ok to shower 24 hours after a Tummy Tuck with no dressing and with drains?

My tummy tuck was yesterday morning. My doctor told me after 24 hours I could take off the dressings and shower, then just leave the dressings off. I'm worried about my drains... READ MORE

Recent comments from mkaa1023

Thank you, I'm still waiting too, and trying to do whatever low impact exercises I can manage in the mean time. :) READ COMMENT

Yes! I do have the flexees and spanx, which are far more comfortable. Wearing a tank under my binder helped with comfort, but not with the riding up issue. The compression garments have helped tremendously, although I can't wait to burn... READ COMMENT

Yes, the itching! Ah! That's awesome you're working out! I'm looking forward to getting back to it, I feel so lazy! READ COMMENT