Conditions with symptom: 'excess fat'
I have halved my size in the last year and a half. I now have excess skin at the top of my arms, legs, and stomach etc. Due to my weight loss, I now have excess skin , I now have folds in my skin, which is extremely sore and painful. Can I get any help with my excess skin? I'm in more pain now due to rashes and sores in my folds of skin that I was before I started loosing my excess weight. I have gone from wearing a ladies size 28, to wearing 18 -20 and still continue on the right road.
Hi there well done for your weight loss,i'm the same as you and have lost 11 stone in 8 months and now i'm in a size 16 to 18 close, which is good. I have applied through my Dr for help with getting the excess skin removed which is about 3 and a half stone. But sadly i have been turned down for NHS help due for there is no funding. I'm disabled and i have been told if i want it removed i will have to pay for it myself, sadly i don't have that kind of money. So sadly for me the excess skin has to stay. Good luck
Hi i'm 17 and a girl. I have a lot of excess hair on my tummy, back etc. I also get excess sweating and have small breasts. I'm wondering if this is an imbalance in hormones and if theres something I can take to even it out ? or if it's something else? please help as i'm so self conscious of it all the time :(
I am a 16 year old girl who has excess hair leading to my belly button, fortunately it is not as excessive as Anokhi's but it makes me feel extremely self conscious. I am on the contraceptive pill as I heard this can help with cases of excess hair. I was just wondering what pill Anokhi was on, if it was the same as mine and if mine would in fact help my excess hair problem. I am taking Ovranette. Thanks!
This is the exact same problem that I am suffering from. I am a 17 year old girl and I understand how self conscious you are! My excess hair runs in a straight line from the middle/bottom of my breasts down to my belly button. More hair runs to my pubic line but I have shaved from my belly button to that line. I also need help to get rid of this excess hair!! I think shaving will make it look worse. You are not alone!! Please help!
Hi, I'm 19 and have 36 DD boobs, since having my son I went up to a 38 G. And since my boobs have come back down to a DD they are really sagging, when I lie down in bed they totally droop to the sides, not only do they droop but there is so much excess skin on them, when I where a bra all the excess skin crinkled up, it has already put a strain on my relationship because I won't be naked in front of him anymore. The same has happened with my stomach due to having an emergency C-section. I exercise & exercise but it sags, have lost all my baby weight but it still sags and I have some excess skin, is there anything I can do about this? I really want surgery but can't afford it. Its really making me feel depressed now, I have no self confidence what so ever x
I am a 25 year old female and have alot of excess body hair which is think and corse. How can I check if I have a hormonal problem and what are the solutions to this? Are there any other things I can do to reduce the excess body hair?
If you go to your GP you can get a cream called Vaniqa. YOu need to apply it twice a day after removing any hairs (leave 5 mins between removing and using cream) Within 4 weeks or perhaps sooner, you should find that hair growth is minimal. However, must continue to use the cream on a twice daily basis. The active ingredient is an enzyme inhibitor. It inhibits the growth of hair.
hi, i am 21 years old and a 32F. over the last 3 years i have lost 8.5 stone and am now a size 8-10. my problem is that my breasts sag and have a lot of excess skin. they look almost empty and wrinkly. i was wondering if there was any chance of getting the excess skin removed on the NHS?
at the beginging of the year I was 27st 7lbs. I have now lost 3 stone with a slimming club and I feel confident I can reach my target. With watching your programmes I'm concered about the excess skin I will end up with. Ive started to exercise mainly swimming a few times a week could this help with the excess skin ? I have been to my GP over the last few years asking for a gastric band but they refused to put me on the list because of cost.
Hello, I dont have no lump and no problems with stools, but something changed after i had my son. It seems theres an excess skin round my anus. no problems with none of sphincter muscles nor rectum as i dont have anal sex. but its very uncomfortable and im very aware that there is excess skin there when it was not there before. Can it be childbirth consequences? i had him 5 years ago, so its been like that for awhile. thank you
I was diagnosed with PCOS 14 years ago. I was not able to get pregnant because of this and my marriege broke down too. Iam suffering from somuch excessive hair and this make me depressed. Most of the time I am low in mood and thinks about my unwanted hairgrowth. I have tried electrolysis which was too painfull and too much money which I could not afford. i have excess hiar on my face, underarms, and all over my body. if I do not shave my legs two days they realy looks like manley which drives me mad.my periods are heavy and very irregular. could you tell me any medications that I can use to get rid off my excess hair please.
hi, i have exactly the same problem, im 24 and very self conscious about the excessive hair so your not alone, it gets to me the fact that i cant wear / do certain things because its embarrassing for me, but just know your not alone xx
im 20 ive got two children, after my first child i had excess stomach skin which is uncomftable & gets sore, i tryed alot to tone it & get back to normal & nothing worked & i had my secong baby 12 weeks ago, & its gotten worse. its so sore underneth the excess skin & ive seen alot of surgerys on excss stomach skin how would i know if im allowed it? thanks
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