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LEARN ABOUT TUMMY TUCKS

Tummy Tuck forums are places to ask questions and get answers to all your tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) questions. Feeling a little bit shaky about your decision to have a tummy tuck? Get support and advice from people that have already gone through it. In our forum there is nothing to join. Feel free to learn as much as you can about tummy tucks and what they are like. Please remember that when visiting any tummy tuck forum and message boards [...]

By | 2014-12-25T08:54:49+00:00 December 25th, 2014|before tummy tuck, Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is a tummy tuck?

Tummy Tuck (also known as Abdominoplasty) is an elective cosmetic surgery of the abdomen needed to remove excess skin and fat (saggy skin and wrinkles) and tighten the skin over the stomach. It is the only known remedy to remove baggy skin that is so stretched out that that it has lost elasticity and no amount of exercise or proper nutrition can restore it.

By | 2014-12-17T10:46:24+00:00 December 17th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What Is The Risk In Dying From A Tummy Tuck?

Submitted by: Ester I am dreaming of having a Tummy Tuck since my abdomen looks as that of a pregnant women. After having two children, my perfect slim tummy became that of an 8 months pregnant lady. I haven't had sex for nearly a year. This is taking all my confidence away. I feel really embarrassed of having sex. I have a beautiful body except my tummy, a side 12 on a side 18 waste. I would like to know [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:58:33+00:00 December 25th, 2014|risks, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck Stitches Are Missing

The following question from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck one year ago, then had another tummy tuck to correct the bad results from the first one. During the second operation the surgeon could find no evidence of prior sutures in the abdomen. She is trying to find out why. Date: 03/12/2010 Submitted by: Delia Hi, my question is regarding a Tummy tuck that I had a year ago. I had to redo it because [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:57:25+00:00 December 25th, 2014|stitches, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Do I have A Tummy Tuck Infection?

The following question from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck and now sees some small seedy-like substance in her surgical drains. She is wondering if this is a sign of infection or if it is normal. Date: 03/14/2010 Submitted by: Marilyn Today I noticed some small seedy-like substance in my drainage tube, like possible puss, which concerns me for infection from my tummy tuck. I'm taking my antibiotics faithfully...my pain is minimal...do you think this [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:56:56+00:00 December 25th, 2014|infection, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Too Many Tummy Tuck Complications?

The following question from our forum is from a woman who wants a tummy tuck but wonders if she is a good candidate to have the operation. She is 61 years old, has had several abdominal surgeries which left many scars, has elevated blood glucose levels and has been diagnoses with peripheral neuropathy. Date: 03/15/2010 Submitted by: Sherry I am a 61 yr. old female with a weight loss so far of 75 lbs. and plan to lose a maximum [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:56:26+00:00 December 25th, 2014|complications, Uncategorized|0 Comments

No Belly Button After Tummy Tuck

The following post from our forum is from a woman who tells us that losing a belly button from a tummy tuck operation is not that uncommon. Date: 03/17/2010 Submitted by: Christy Actually they can remove the belly button. I just left the PS and he told me that my belly button won't make it. I would have to lose the belly button in order to do a tummy tuck. Also, that it is more common than you would think. [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:55:11+00:00 December 25th, 2014|belly button, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Exercising After A Tummy Tuck

The following question from our forum is from a man who is thinking of getting a tummy tuck but would like to know how soon he can return to strenuous exercise after the tummy tuck. Date: 03/22/2010 Submitted by: Spaddict Hi, Thanks for your website it’s just what I was looking for. I am also going to be having the Tummy tuck in the next few months after losing 140 lbs. My main concern was how soon I can return [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:54:31+00:00 December 25th, 2014|exercise, recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When To Have A Tummy Tuck

The following question from our forum is from a man who is planning to have a tummy tuck and is wondering when is the best time to have one? Date: 03/23/2010 Submitted by: Spaddict Hi, One last question I wanted to ask you was did you have the operation in the winter intentionally? People around me are telling me to wait till its winter because it will easier on me comfort wise but I would like to do it in [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:54:01+00:00 December 25th, 2014|before tummy tuck, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck Thanks

Gavin It's people like you that keep me going! Thanks so much for the info about tummy tucks and your tricks to get and stay slim. I wish there were more people like you who are willing to help others. take care and GOD BLESS. Gavin, Thank you. When I began documenting my weight loss and experience I never dreamed that I would publish it on the internet. It was much too personal. It wasn't until later when I realized [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:53:27+00:00 December 25th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Finding A Tummy Tuck Plastic Surgeon For Men

The following question from our forum is from a man who was looking for more information about tummy tucks for guys and how to find a good plastic surgeon to perform the operation. Date: 03/29/2010 Submitted by: Unknown Hi. I'm another guy (27 years old; lost over 100 pounds) thinking about doing this. Thanks a lot for posting your story. Have you come across any similar sites/stories/posts/blogs from guys? I see a lot from women, but I'd like to know [...]

By | 2014-12-25T11:52:44+00:00 December 25th, 2014|before tummy tuck, Uncategorized|0 Comments