Stomach Problems

previous topic · next topic
Chuffman0610

Joined: Jan 11
Posts: 6

      quote  
Posted: 13 Nov 2012, 08:37
My most troubled area is my stomach. I've had 2 kids and it's not tight like the rest of my skin. I'm a little afraid if I loose more weight my skin won't tone up. Does anybody have any tips for how to get it toned?
thynes

Joined: Mar 11
Posts: 216

      quote  
Posted: 13 Nov 2012, 08:41
It's sad to say but the slower you lose it the better the results. There are also oils you can try to tighten and hydrate your skin a bit. At your age you defintely have a better shot than those of us that are older but sometimes the skin is going to be there no matter what. After losing 80 lbs my sister had a tuck to remove over a pound of skin after 2 docs told her there was no other option. After 2 kids and being 40 I have the skin too and my docs have also told me it's there unless I have surgery which isn't an option. I'd much rather deal with the skin than the fat though!
Caroline271

Joined: May 12
Posts: 14

      quote  
Posted: 24 Nov 2012, 03:33
Skin can stretch beyond repair after having children. Young women even in their 20s can have very over-stretched skin. When skin has been over stretched the only option once weight loss and fitness have been achieved is surgery.



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

How Often Do you weigh yourself?
About once a day, in the morning. I like the idea of weekly though. I used to do that...should go back to it.
by Jrose1st on 21 Jul 14 08:35 AM
New Fitbit Owner
Hi Luckster, Ok, thanks for the technical stuff. Did not realize it was a facebook thing with the 'friend list'... I signed in with Google, and it did not ask for any address book or friend list ...
by xrpb11a on 17 Jul 14 08:50 AM
INSANITY!!!
Let's say you were uncoordinated, would Insanity be hard to follow? I have the hardest times learning new routines, I end up sitting down and watching but still not getting it.
by Kris AZ on 16 Jul 14 06:24 PM
Activity
Ive tried. Its difficult to maintain
by Go Sox on 13 Jul 14 10:28 PM
When do I weight
Every morning after I empty my bladder
by L-good on 13 Jul 14 09:12 PM