Body contouring, or body sculpting, refers to surgical procedures that improve the appearance of skin and tissue. This is generally after major weight loss or for patients who are unhappy with stubborn fat pockets. There are several different procedures that can be classed as body contouring, discover more about them.
A mummy makeover is a procedure that combines several other surgical procedures to combat the effects on the body after pregnancy and breastfeeding. Many mothers can be left with loose skin and muscles (diastasis recti), as well as sagging breasts. In turn, this can lead to a loss of confidence, which this procedure hopes to reverse.
ABDOMINOPLASTY (TUMMY TUCK)
Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck), is a surgical procedure to remove excess fat and skin from the middle and lower abdomen and from the waist. A Mini Tummy Tuck can be considered if patients have been exercising and their postpartum pooch persist even with minimal fatty tissue excess.
If you have ever despaired about those areas of fat that never seem to respond to dieting or exercise, then Liposuction surgery may be the solution for you. The principle of liposuction involves the injection of a fluid containing local anesthetic for pain relief and ease of aspiration to ensure you are comfortable.