Do you have a friend who saw great results from her mommy makeover? Well, before you go copying her exact procedure, take a step back and think about your goals. What worked for your friend may not be right for you. That’s the beauty of a mommy makeover. You get to pick the procedures that Read More
If pregnancy and breastfeeding have impacted your figure, you may be considering a mommy makeover. A mommy makeover is a combination of cosmetic surgeries designed to rejuvenate the body after having a baby. Each mommy makeover is customized according to a woman’s unique needs, so no two procedures are quite the same. However, it’s common Read More
Make your mommy makeover planning as smooth as possible by keeping these few tips in mind throughout the process. Putting in a little extra time to plan at the beginning will pay off in the long run when you achieve the beautiful, rejuvenating results you’re looking for. 1. Pick a Qualified Cosmetic Surgeon First, you Read More
Your mommy makeover is scheduled and you can’t wait. You’re so ready for this…or are you? Before the big day, make sure you’re extra prepared by creating and following a super easy checklist. Here are some of the key tasks to take care of ahead of time. Clean House Nobody wants to come home to Read More
Lots of women choose to have a mommy makeover once they’ve completed their families. One of the great benefits of this procedure is that you can custom-tailor it to fit your unique needs and goals. While your mommy makeover results can be very long-lasting and even permanent, there are a few different factors that can Read More
Pregnancy can have a lasting impact on the body, leaving behind excess stomach skin, sagging breasts and stubborn pockets of fat. These changes can take an emotional toll, causing women to feel self-conscious about their appearance. Fortunately, women who want to reboot their bodies can opt for a customized combination of cosmetic surgery procedures known Read More
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Updated December 2018 People who get tummy tucks give the procedure and results a resounding thumbs up. Also known as abdominoplasty, a tummy tuck is the go-to surgery for individuals interested in getting rid of sagging, loose abdominal skin resulting from pregnancy or weight loss. There are several steps that tummy tuck patients can take for Read More
For many moms in Tampa, breast augmentation is one of the primary procedures included with a Mommy Makeover. Augmentation, along with other procedures, can be combined to return your body back to its former pre-pregnancy appearance.
Pregnancy causes many changes in the body, both during and after the pregnancy itself. During pregnancy, breasts often become swollen and enlarged. The abdomen muscles stretch to accommodate the baby growing within. And, weight gain is also very common during pregnancy. Following the birth of the child, the body may return to normal, but more often there is lingering evidence of the pregnancy. Breasts may lose volume or fall in placement, even more likely if the new mom is nursing her little one. Extra weight may not dissipate as rapidly as you would like. And abdominal muscles stretched out during pregnancy may not quite regain their former tautness.
Mommy Makeovers Can Help
A mommy makeover is designed to address these physical issues to help new moms feel better about their bodies after the birth of their child. At my practice in Tampa, breast augmentation is often one of the first steps in renewing a youthful self-confidence for these women. Breasts that have lost their natural volume and fullness as a result of pregnancy or nursing can be restored through the use of implants. These may be combined with a breast lift for even more dramatic results.
In addition to augmentation, liposuction can be used to remove stubborn fat deposits from upper arms, thighs or abdomen, while lax abdominal muscles can be tightened back up with a tummy tuck.
By combining procedures in an individualized treatment plan, every woman can realize her full beauty potential after her childbearing years.