This was right after surgery. I was fortunate. They didn’t shave too much hair. I’ve seen pictures where they shave the whole lower half of your head. *shudder* The orange stuff you see is residue from the dressing
Looks better, and my hair hides half the scar, but it definitely looks like a zipper
This was right before a haircut to make all my hair the same length (The hair around my scar finally grew back to about shoulder length). I celebrated with a haircut. Scar has faded, but still there.
As I reach the one-week countdown to my 3YO’s second brain surgery, it occurs to me that I was much more prepared for this 3 weeks ago – before her original surgery date was pushed back (due to a nasty cold- ugh!). 980 more words