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Cellulite...does it improve after the sleeve????

on 7/9/13 10:44 pm - Philadelphia, PA
VSG on 08/26/13

Just wondering, does cellulite get better after VSG??? 


    Pre-Op: 257.6   Surgery: 241.6  Pre-op: 16  M1: 21.6  M2: 13.9



on 7/9/13 10:48 pm

Not exactly sure what you are asking...

Yes, we lose a TON of fat!

Do stretch marks go away, no.

We end up with a lot of extra skin to go along with the celluite look.

To get rid of all of that requires plastic surgery for most folks.  

Even "thin" IMHO celluite is still there.  Don't expect to look like what you did in your early 20's in other words.  BUT you can expect to feel a whole lot better, look a whole lot better (in clothes at least), and be a whole lot healthier.  Way better than being super fat!!!!

Surgeon: Chengelis  Surgery on 12/19/2011  A little less carb eating compared to my weight loss phase loose sleever here!

1Mo: -21  2Mo: -16  3Mo: -12  4MO - 13  5MO: -11 6MO: -10 7MO: -10.3 8MO: -6  9 MO: -5 with slight regain from the original -10   MO 10: -8  MO 11: +1  MO 12: -1.4  Mo 13-14: 0  Mo 15:-10 (meds side effect) 4.5 Years Oout: maintenance so far so good!  BMI 23.4  CW: 182  Goal in 8 months 4 days!!   6' 2''  EWL 103%  Starting size 28 or 4x (tight) now size 12 or large, shoe size 12 w to 10.5   150+ pounds lost  Post Op lost the gallbladder and saw a return of a very large hiatel hernia, no issues otherwise

on 7/10/13 2:00 am - TX

I never really had very much to begin with, but what I did have is gone.  I do have some sagging skin but nothing I cannot hide in clothes and probably would have had from 2 pregnancies anyway.  One day I may get a tummy tuck, but I feel so much better, not a top priority.  Trying to see what hardcore workouts can do for me first.