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did your tummy go back to normal after you gave birth or did you just have a "new normal"?

 
elizabiza

Asked by elizabiza at 6:23 PM on Aug. 28, 2010 in Pregnancy

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Answers (18)
  • After my first it was back to normal within 2 months......after my second it was a little bit "new normal"......after my third it's got a whole new "new normal".....
    colethky

    Answer by colethky at 7:55 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • For me, it was a new normal. After two children, my tummy is almost the same as before I got pregnant, except the stretch marks and a pouch.
    jilby

    Answer by jilby at 12:53 AM on Aug. 29, 2010

  • I had a new normal but I had a c-sec. I would need a tummy tuck to 'fix' it. Oh well.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 6:24 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • With Time and Exercise, mine went back to Normal with the exception of the little pouch. I think everyone has a little pouch after giving Birth unless they starve themselves or have plastic surgery.
    hsmominky

    Answer by hsmominky at 6:25 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • I had a new normal as well, but it wasn't vastly different. The shape anyway, I have pretty awesome stretchmarks to show for my daughter and a few new ones for my son :)
    Ati_13

    Answer by Ati_13 at 6:26 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • new normal
    Patience909

    Answer by Patience909 at 6:27 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • It went to a new normal and I also have stretch marks.
    Codysmom2106

    Answer by Codysmom2106 at 6:29 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • Mine stomach went back to normal size but I had new stretchmarks that won't go away lol and also I had never had "love handles" until after I had my first and those stayed and wouldn't go away either but I am not much of a worker outer so that could be why...
    ladybugky88

    Answer by ladybugky88 at 6:30 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • Mine went back to normal pretty quickly.
    bandgeek521

    Answer by bandgeek521 at 6:42 PM on Aug. 28, 2010

  • before my first i was super fit, nice six pack, really thin, after her it took months to just feel comforable. i will never have that again. especially considering im carrying my 4th now.
    cassie_m

    Answer by cassie_m at 6:44 PM on Aug. 28, 2010