Location: Nebraska
Member since 4/9/2010


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Reviews & Stories

Be Prepared - Abs, Flanks, Inner Thighs

Had abs, flanks & inner thighs done 4-15-10. It's now 4-17-10. Here's the scoop. Drink lots of water everyday for a couple weeks pre-op and take the Arnica as directed (I'm not bruising much.) Cut back on salt. Day of- make sure to wear DARK colored sweats. You will be leaking bloody fluid like a sieve when you are done at the dr office. I had this done in a different city and had to... READ MORE

Recent comments from 1105anon

How tight is the compression garment you wear now? I had upper/lower abs, flanks and thighs done April 15. I am still wearing my garment but doesn't feel really tight-especially in thighs so hope it is doing what it's supposed to. READ COMMENT

Depending on your work you could certainly go back in 2 days. I had it done on Thursday and was back at work on Monday with no problem- but I have a desk job. I drove home 3 hours on Friday after having it done and was OK. You do need... READ COMMENT

Yes, I know my shape changed, but the inches didn't. due to swelling I think. i will measure again on thursday (5-13) That will be 4 weeks. I still have quite uncomfortable "burning" sensation on my stomach. I still wear my stage 2... READ COMMENT

I think your husband will figure it out when he can't touch or hug you cuz you are so sore! I hope he is supportive like mine has been! Good luck! READ COMMENT

Have you had your procedure yet? Today is week 3 for me. I measured this morning and have lost 2 inches off waist. Up until this point hadn't lost anything there. . Down 2" on lower abs. Thighs 1 3/4". I know it is still to get... READ COMMENT