I had twins also, 2 years ago. My skin looks really good considering but I still feel like it is saggy. I guess it will never be what it 'was' but I focus on core strength to help tone the underlying muscles. Good luck to all!
Fitness Minutes: (958)
6/13/12 8:36 P
I totally understand how all of you feel. The waist is still so big after 4 months. I lost 6 lbs so more weight loss to go. I guess for me having my babies is worth the extra skin sagging. Still want that old flat stomach back.
Fitness Minutes: (82,918)
6/8/12 10:06 A
I can relate to your excess skin problem! My skin stretched WAY out when I was pregnant with twins (who weighed in at a combined 15.5 lbs when born!) Some of my extra skin seems to be getting better as I lose weight, but I am also very concerned about the rest... I'd love to hear of a non-surgical solution!
- Lovin' Life! Vicki
6/5/12 2:34 P
Exercise does not reduce excess skin... sorry!
It MAY snap back as you lose the fat under it, but usually surgery is the only remedy.
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150 6/5/12 1:45 P
I had 2 c-sections back to back and it ruined me. I have excess skin around my waist. Have you found any exercises that help reduce this any? So far all I have heard is surgery is really my only option.
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