is one that makes you look good.
Better still, it’s one that’s easy to replicate once you’re on your own and don’t have your hairdresser to do it for you.
And best of all, it’s one that flatters you.
After a little over 8 months, I finally cut my hair today. I’d been terrified of getting it cut since I’d lost so much of it post-op. I wasn’t sure when the hair loss would stop, but at my 6-month follow-up, I was assured by my doctor that the hair loss would slow down around 9 months post-op.
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If you’ve seen the 1985 film “Real Genius,” perhaps you remember this exchange. Let me give you the context for it. In the film, Chris (Val Kilmer) has been vexed by a problem he’s encountered while building a laser for one of his professors. He has just thrown a fit in the dorm’s kitchen when he has a revelation about how to solve his problem. This epiphany causes him to celebrate, dancing and shouting, and in the midst of his celebration, he runs into his friend Lazlo (Jon Gries).
Lazlo Hollyfeld: Well, how’d you do?
Chris Knight: How’d I do? I passed! But I failed! Yeah!
Lazlo Hollyfeld: Well, then I’m happy and sad for you.
That’s how I feel about yesterday’s eating. I passed, but I failed.
Let me explain.
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Tagged breaking up is hard to do, challenges, choices, getting back on track, holidays, I am NOT perfect, omg I eat carbs!, plan for success, planning fail!, post-op eating, post-op life, shit is hard, social eating, success, trigger foods, VSG, vsg realness, WLS, work that head game