A 39-year-old member asked:
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If im fat and i lose weight will my skin hang?

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Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Quick weight loss: Quick weight loss will sometimes result in sagging skin, exercise and slow and deliberate weight loss will allow time for skin to accommodate and lessen sagging.
Answered on Sep 13, 2013

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