What is a Tummy Tuck

A tummy tuck is a cosmetic surgery to reduce excess fat in the abdominal region and make it appear flatter. The procedure involves the removal of excess fat and skin, and tightening of the abdominal wall muscles. Having a flatter, toned abdominal region can boost your self-esteem and confidence.

Having a flatter, more toned abdominal region can make you feel more confident and secure about your body

While getting a flat stomach is not the answer to all your problems, a flatter, more toned abdominal area can make you feel more confident and secure about yourself. One way to get there is by adopting the right mindset. Consider your values, qualities, and accomplishments. Be proud of them, and take some time to appreciate them. It can also be helpful to ask your loved ones for their opinions about your strengths.

Having a tummy tuck can help you lose excess fat

A tummy tuck surgery can help you lose excess fat on your stomach. The procedure involves making a horizontal incision across your tummy. The length of the incision depends on how much excess skin needs to be removed. If you have a large amount of excess fat and skin, a second incision may be needed. After the excess skin is removed, the incisions are closed.

A tummy tuck procedure can be a good option for women who have lost a significant amount of pregnancy weight, resulting in flabby skin and stretched abdominal muscles. While the surgery is not designed for complete weight loss, it can help women regain a firmer midsection and a smoother midsection. Several surgeons offer this procedure in the Newport Beach  area, and Dr. Bain is one of the award-winning team members. He is dedicated to helping women achieve a slim, feminine figure. He knows how to perform the surgery and he can answer any of your questions about it.

Before having the procedure, it’s important to follow a healthy diet and exercise regimen to ensure long-term results. After the procedure, it’s important to maintain a stable weight for 12 months. It’s also important to note that a tummy tuck can reduce your chances of regaining excess fat.

It can be performed as a mini tummy tuck or a full tummy tuck

Both procedures are designed to tighten loose skin on the lower abdominal region. The difference between the two surgeries is in the amount of skin tightening and the length of the incision. A full tummy tuck involves repairing the muscles and skin of the entire abdominal area from the ribcage to the pubic area. Although both procedures can result in a tighter stomach, the full tummy tuck corrects loose skin throughout the entire abdominal region.

A mini tummy tuck can be performed with a smaller incision in the front part of the tummy. A mini tummy tuck can leave a small scar that can be hidden under a bikini. A mini tummy tuck may improve back pain, as the abdominal muscles tighten and the spine is more supported.

A full tummy tuck is more invasive and involves a longer incision. Patients who undergo a full tummy tuck report that the results are worth the extra time and scars. Choosing the right surgeon is critical to long-term success. The wrong surgeon could lead to complications such as poor healing and even permanent damage.

It can be performed with or without liposuction

Liposuction is a common procedure that can be used to contour the body and remove excess fat. The procedure can be performed on the thighs, hips, or abdomen, and can help you lose inches and shape your body. If you are considering this procedure, make sure your surgeon is a board-certified plastic surgeon. He will provide you with a personalized consultation and safe surgery. He will also offer one-on-one post-operative care to ensure you are fully satisfied with your results.

After the surgery, you’ll have to rest for a few days. It’s important to avoid strenuous activities, such as vigorous exercise, for at least two weeks. You should also avoid lifting or bending backwards, as these will put tension on your incision. You may also need to use a drain for the first couple of days. The drains will be removed after a few days.

After your tummy tuck, you can choose to have liposuction as well. A tummy tuck with liposuction will provide a more flat and firmer appearance. It can also reduce your waistline and eliminate excess fat that makes you bulkier.


Michael A. Bain MD
1501 Westcliff Dr STE 300, Newport Beach, CA 92660

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