Location: Washington State
Member since 5/29/2010


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  • 1 review
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Abdminoplasty: Tummy Tuck, Lipo Hips, Thighs (Inner and Outter). SCARED! - Redmond, WA

I LOVE this site!...makes me feel not so isolated. I'm 5'2",45 years old, 143 lbs, 4 older kids..and my surgery is to be done on Monday, June 21st. I am feeling anxious, scared..but at the same time confident. I keep reminding myself that the benefits will outweight the risks, right?. I can only be off work for 10 days, but with mostly a desk job, I am hopefull that I can pull... READ MORE

Questions from 7953anon

In Summer Heat, What Can I Do to Ease the Discomfort from Compression Garments?

Record HEAT WAVE vs BINDER after tummy tuck? I'm almost 3 weeks out, still wear 24/7 my compression garment and the waist binder. LOVE the result!..,, what do I do to ease... READ MORE

Recent comments from 7953anon

Hi Tesslove!.. I've been SO busy, I haven't been on realself for awhile. I guess that's a good sign considering how dependent I was for awhile!. Like you, I'm pretty independent!. My surgery was june 21 and as of today, I can walk... READ COMMENT

Hi kimmers, I feel great and I'm loving my new self. I do find that I get so tired by thr end of the day!.. I don't know if that is normal, but I assume that it probably is. I have gone back to work, and my activity level is high. I'm... READ COMMENT

Thank you!!!! This website has made whole process much easier!.. I woul do it again in a minute! READ COMMENT

I wear the compression garment during the day, at work. I've been leaving it off at night.. My doctor said that was okay. I feel so tight still at the end of the day, is that normal? ...it's so great to hear what's "normal" from real... READ COMMENT

Wow!! Love your results!!! So happy for you! READ COMMENT