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After having children do you still wear bikini's?

I have lost all of my pregnancy weight from both my children. I also have a lot of stretch marks so therefore I will not wear anything showing off my tummy! But I also have stretch marks (a few) on my thighs. Would you were a tankini?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:56 AM on Jan. 22, 2011 in Beauty & Style

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  • why ask this question as a "anonymous" person ? dont be embarassed about it., its perfectly normal and yes i have had two kids and have some strech marks and dont care what you or anyone else thinks, im gonna wear what i wanna wear and im gonna flaunt my crap like my crap dont stink =) you should too sexy mama you !!!!!!!!!!!
    mistik75

    Answer by mistik75 at 8:35 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • I still wear bikinis. I have 3 boys..the youngest 8 months. I never got any stretch marks on my belly and very little on my thighs. Even my doctors would say how "lucky" i was..but I contribute that to my mother's genes. She never had any either and both of us lost our pregnancy weight quickly.
    virgo550

    Answer by virgo550 at 7:06 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • i didnt lose any of my pregnancy weight, I still wear a bikini, but I wear a spaghetti strap tank to
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 7:10 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • I would. if i could. once i get the tummy tuck im going 2 pieces
    marinewife0311

    Answer by marinewife0311 at 7:05 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • Oh how I miss bikinis! I lost all my pregnancy weight only 5 months after my first and was back to my normal weight of 110 so I was skinny enough for them, but never again b/c I have soooooooooooo many nasty stretch marks. I even don't really like tankins b/c I also have stretch marks on my thighs, but I'll wear those. I only go swimming many 2 or 3 times a year now, which before kids, I would be at the lake all summer long.
    ABPeterson

    Answer by ABPeterson at 7:27 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • I still wear bikinis and I have stretch marks. I've told my husband he better tell me if I don't look good in a bikini and he still says I do. I've seen a 350 pound woman in a bikini before so I don't feel bad.
    Bethsunshine

    Answer by Bethsunshine at 9:00 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • nope but i would if i could! i wear tankini's. they make some really cute ones. i really dont think i'd ever be comfortable in a bikini again being i dont just lay out like i used to do. with kids and hubby im always moving so i want to be comfortable. also, life is too short to worry about what people think anyway. when i do see a bigger girl in a swimsuit i think "Rock on Girl"!!
    lillie70

    Answer by lillie70 at 9:07 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • I hope to one day!! I haven't wore a bikini since I was about 12, I have always been self-conscious, but when I got into my teens I got chubby.....now 2 kids later in my 30's I am working on losing about 100 pounds. So maybe next year!
    dez0717

    Answer by dez0717 at 8:30 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • Well it is embarrassing for me. As I am a very sensitive person! I don't take insults very well =)! I think however this year I will be wearing a bikini!! Or at least a tankini!! Thanks everyone !!
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 8:58 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

  • I ok first my baby is 16 OMG but yep I wear a bikini. Regular bikini or Tankini depending on where I am with my weight. LOL
    christinato

    Answer by christinato at 9:17 AM on Jan. 22, 2011

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