Location: Redding, California: USA
Member since 4/3/2010


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Reviews & Stories

Breast Reduction with Lift Almost 20 Years Ago... Stilll Looks Great

For all my "adult" years, I had overly large breasts for my height/weight. My mom actually took me to a plastic surgeon for a consultation when I was 18 years old. This was back in 1982. The surgeon I saw then (who ended up doing my reduction when I was 27 years old, almost a decade later) told me at age 18 that I may want to wait until having kids-- especially if I planned to nurse.... READ MORE

Twin Skin Removed Via Abdominoplasty

I had 7 pound twins in 1993 by c-sec, and a prior baby by.c-sec in 1990. My highest weight was actually during my first (singleton) pregnancy, in which I had eclampsia. Fat plus fluid weight got me up to 191 lbs, and at 188 with the twins. After the twins, I got back down to 112 lbs. The excess skin on my abdomen Hung down to mid-thigh. I could pull it down through the leg holes of my panties... READ MORE

Just 27 Hours Post-op, but Feeling Great!

I am a 46 y/o female, who has lost only about 22 pounds, and has another 15 lbs to lose. Nevertheless, I decided to undergo a brachioplasty. I am.getting married in June, and after seeing photos of me on various wedding gowns I tried on a couple months ago, I knew I wanted the procedure done in time to be relatively healed before my wedding.The surgery took about 3.5 hours, and included some... READ MORE

Questions from whatagrl

Should I Be Disappointed with my Brachioplasty?

6 weeks ago, I had bilat. brachioplasty w/lipo. I "pinched" my upper arms during my consult, so that my PS could see the aesthetic I desired. But during prep on the morning of... READ MORE

Recent comments from whatagrl

Thank you Sharon. I am now 6 weeks out, and am happy with the result. It (the recovery) was not without incident... I had a slow-healing wound (not infected) under the armpit of the right arm, but I just did what my surgeon said to... READ COMMENT

Hi sorry for the delayed response. When I say I "unzipped" during my twin pregnancy, I mean that I was told that my rectus abdominal muscles separated to a degree that surgical correction was necessary to regain my pre-pregnancy body.... READ COMMENT