What is a Mommy Makeover?
The term mommy makeover is relatively new, but it is a mixture of long successful cosmetic procedures that will let you restore pre-pregnancy look. The technique normally specialized in the breasts and abdomen and may include lift or reduction of the arms and legs.
Is Mommy Makeover good for me?
You can think about a mommy makeover if:
- The shape and size of your breasts are negatively affected. This includes sagging breasts, decreased breast volume, drooping nipples, breasts which have end up largely out of proportion and uneven breasts
- You are worried about the appearance of sagging skin and unpleasant stretch marks on your tummy and waistline
- There are annoying pockets of fats in your thighs, abdomen and thighs that don’t improve with diet or workout
- You had a painful c-section which led to lots of fat hangings over the surgical scar
- Your bust and tummy shows symptoms of growing old
Perhaps the great thing about a Mommy Makeover is that the mixture of procedures will assist you return to a more youthful body look.
How is a Mommy Makeover procedure done?
As stated earlier, mommy makeover is a descriptive term. During your first consultation, you will be asked questions about the sort of results you assume. The following are the common procedures carried out throughout a mommy makeover.
- Tummy Tuck:
Sagging skin of the abdomen and stretching abdominal muscle tissue are corrected throughout this procedure. The skin around the belly button is tightened and repositioned. Incision made in the course of the procedure is then closed with sutures. Usually incision made remains hidden under the natural crease of the bikini line.
Keep in mind that Tummy Tuck can remove excess skin and fats in the abdominal region but it does not affect your hips.
During a Mommy Makeover, you could opt for a liposuction to remove excessive fat out of your hips, thighs and waist. The liposuction procedure is likewise effective in eliminating extra fat on upper arms, knees, thighs and neck. Consider laser liposuction with its tightening effect to the skin if your sagging deformity is not severe so you can benefit from it without a scar surgical procedure to have a firm and tightened shape.
- Breast Augmentation and Breast lift
Pregnancy and childbirth negatively affects the dimensions and shape of your breasts. A breast lift can deal with issues including decreased breast volume and drooping nipples. In case you choose greater rounded breasts, you can consider a breast reduction or breast augmentation done.
Because breasts commonly swell to a fuller size during pregnancy, it can cause bad posture and pain in some women. Breast reduction is an effective procedure that gets rid of fats and tightens skin to provide smaller and more proportionate breasts.
Breast augmentation utilizes silicone gel implants to increase or restore the desired breast size.
Normally procedures in a Mommy Makeover contain a combination of local anesthesia and IV sedation. The size of incisions made throughout the procedure will vary depending on the amount of excess fat and skin that is to be removed. Every effort will be made by our doctor to make the scar as small and as hidden as possible.
You’ll have the chance to talk about exactly what you want to achieve in the course of initial consultation with the doctor.