You have worked hard to lose your excess weight around your middle section but have some stubborn fat that just seems to linger despite your best efforts. While a tummy tuck procedure can address the excess fat and skin in your tummy, those love handles on your hips won’t see any benefit. In order to[…] Read more about Why a Tummy Tuck Doesn’t Do a Whole Lot for Love Handles
Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)
The goal of a tummy tuck procedure is to provide a flatter and more toned abdominal area. Many opt for this procedure after pregnancy or after losing a significant amount of weight. A tummy tuck can remove excess skin and fat around the abdomen, repair abdominal muscles, and reveal the body contours your desire. But[…] Read more about How a Tummy Tuck Just Might Improve Your Health
After your tummy tuck, chances are you will be sore and moving a little slow. However, moving around is necessary to help promote good recovery and chances are you will be eager to get back to walking and exercising so you can show off and help maintain your slimmer and toned tummy. While you don’t[…] Read more about When Can You Start Walking and Exercising after a Tummy Tuck?
You have worked hard to lose weight and get near your goal and now your tummy tuck gives you the body contours you desire. But you got into a workout routine before your procedure and you are eager to get back to the gym. However, rushing into regular exercise after a tummy tuck can cause[…] Read more about When Can You Get Back to Working Out after a Tummy Tuck?
You have spent the last year following a healthy diet and a regular exercise routine. While you have reached your ideal weight, you still have some pockets of stubborn fat around your midsection. You know that liposuction targets fat cells, but your friend is saying maybe you should consider a tummy tuck too. If you[…] Read more about If You Get the Lipo & Skip the Tummy Tuck, Will You Regret It?
After abdominoplasty, or a tummy tuck, swelling is part of recovery, with the majority going down after two months. However, in some cases, swelling can last up to six months after the procedure. When recovery begins, it is essential to follow the post-op instructions provided by your plastic surgeon. These additional tips can help minimize[…] Read more about What Can You Do About Swelling after a Tummy Tuck?