Tag Archives: Tummy Tuck

  1. Should You Add Liposuction to Your Tummy Tuck?

    When you consider aesthetic surgery, you should know it often makes sense to combine two procedures. Having tandem surgeries makes even more sense in body contouring addressing excess fat and skin.  A tummy tuck aims to reshape and reinforce the abdominal area for a lean tummy with a tight skin surface. Here’s why it makes…

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    How Long Do I Need to Sleep Elevated After a Tummy Tuck?

    A tummy tuck gives you a flatter, firmer stomach and a leaner profile. It restores a younger look after childbearing or weight changes. It’s also a significant surgical procedure that requires time for recovery. You’ll need to sleep in an elevated position while your muscles adjust and heal. Why It’s Important to Sleep in an…

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    The Difference Between Weight Loss and Body Contouring Explained

    Many people try to lose weight by exercising vigorously and adhering to a strict diet. But sometimes all this work fails to remove stubborn deposits of fat. That slim, toned body remains solely in the possession of Hollywood starlets. When your own efforts fall short, it makes sense to bring in cosmetic and even plastic…

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    Excess Skin or Excess Fat: Why it Matters

    No matter how hard you’ve worked to lose weight, excess, loose skin increases your weight and throws your figure off balance. Even the most dedicated exercise and diet enthusiasts can struggle with those few extra pounds on their abdomen.The presence of excess skin can be frustrating and contribute to a negative self-image. Removing excess skin…

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    The Unexpected Medical Benefits of a Tummy Tuck

    Tummy tuck, also known as abdominoplasty, is a great option for those who have sagging skin or excess fat around their stomachs that diet and exercise have failed to improve. Whether it’s the result of aging, genetics, weight fluctuations, or pregnancy and childbirth, this excess fat and skin can have a negative effect on one’s…

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    How to Maintain Your Tummy Tuck Results

    Tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) is one of the most transformative plastic surgery procedures available. Patients choose this popular body contouring procedure to remove excess fat and skin from the abdomen, and to restore a leaner appearance after weight gain, pregnancy, or other factors. Tummy tuck patients often enjoy a renewed sense of confidence and are…

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    Your Tummy Tuck FAQs Answered

    Tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) is one of the most popular aesthetic plastic surgery procedures. Every year men and women choose this surgery to sculpt the abdomen and remove excess skin and fat. If you’re considering tummy tuck surgery and currently researching your options, you probably have an ever-growing list of questions. The following information answers…

  8. What to Expect During & After Your Tummy Tuck Surgery

    The decision to undergo tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) is one that should be made after careful consideration and research. If you’ve done your research and you’re considering tummy tuck surgery, you might be wondering what to expect. The following guide explores every step of the tummy tuck process to help you learn more about this…

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    Post-Menopause Tummy Tuck – Why Many Women opt For The Procedure After “The Change”

    Menopause may make it difficult to keep off weight and can prevent women from reaching their cosmetic goals. More and more women are now choosing to undergo tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) procedures to combat the changes seen with menopause. However, this procedure isn’t just about aesthetics. A tummy tuck can also correct functional problems, such as…

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    Mini-Tummy Tuck vs. Full Tummy Tuck: What’s the Difference?

    Childbearing and massive weight loss often leave stubborn fat deposits and excess skin in their wake. Diet and exercise do their part, but for the last stretch, surgical help may be needed. Abdominoplasty or tummy tuck surgery can provide that help. Depending on the extent of fat and excess skin, full tummy tuck or mini-tummy…