Late for the sky

Location: Chicago
Member since 5/11/2010


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Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck Not Easy but Worth It - Cuernavaca, Mexico

I had tried lipo which had decent results but no dramatic change. My main issue was not so much the abs themselves but my waist which had never been well defined, even when I was in my 20s and slender. I was also bothered by the skin around my upper abdomen after years of yo-yo dieting. My tendency was to gain weight in my midline. I lost 10 pounds before I had the surgery done so I would... READ MORE

Recent comments from Late for the sky

Of course, I think anyone who's had major plastic surgery knows exactly what you mean, what I meant was that the doctors probably thought that the reassuring you needed to hear that everything was OK and it was "just" swelling. ... READ COMMENT

If both your P.S. and your G.P. think it's swelling, that may be what it is, and possibly they think that telling you that IS reassuring, in other words that it's just part of the healing process. I had my surgery abroad also so I... READ COMMENT

OK I just saw your earlier message, sorry. Yes my body shape was more or less like that after the surgery, and I did actually have some swelling above the new belly button, but that went down faster than the lower abs which is closer... READ COMMENT

Hmm I seem to remember that quite a few ladies on this board mentioned swelling, maybe Kimmers remembers. Speaking for myself offhand I can't remember exactly how many months it took to completely even out, but I do recall distinctly... READ COMMENT

I was thrilled with my results but it took a few months for the swelling to go down, what I didn't expect (and was happily surprised) was how taut my tummy has stayed... best decision I ever made. READ COMMENT