abdominoplasty

Tummy is the first place where all the fat begins to accumulate, pregnancies, weight gain and weight loss affect tremendously on the shape of abdomen especially the area around stomach. Repeatedly stretched and scarred, many women’s abdomens are loose, oversized and out of shape. This not only looks bad but also is the reason of insecurity and low self confidence. A tummytuck surgery combined with liposuction can remove the excess skin, fat and tighten up the underlying musculature to give you the desired flatter, firmer, tighter stomach and a thinner waist as well.

What is Tummy tuck?

Vaser tummy tuck is the state of the art technology, where specific generated sound waves are passed through the body skin to liquefy fat which is then removed gently by using suction.

What is the procedure of tummy tuck?

An incision is made over the pubic hairline and the excessive fat and skin are removed by excision through this incision.A second incision is then made around the belly button, to remove excessive skin in the upper abdomen and free the belly button from the surrounding skin. The upper abdominal skin and the remaining tissues are then pulled down before the incisions are closed.You can go home same day and can resume daily activities within a week.

Tummy tuck procedure steps

What happens during tummy tuck surgery?

Step 1 – Anesthesia

Medications are administered for your comfort during abdominoplasty surgery. The choices include intravenous sedation and general anesthesia.

Step 2 – The incision

A full tummy tuck procedure requires a horizontally-oriented incision in the area between the pubic hairline and navel. The shape and length of the incision will be determined by the degree of
correction necessary.

Through this incision, weakened abdominal muscles are repaired and sutured while excess fat, tissue and skin is removed.

A second incision around the navel may be necessary to remove excess skin in the upper abdomen.

Step 3 – Closing the incisions

Sutures, skin adhesives, tapes or clips close the skin incisions.

Step 4 – See the results

Your abdominoplasty procedure will result in a flatter, firmer abdominal contour that is more proportionate with your body type and weight.

The final results may be initially obscured by swelling and your inability to stand fully upright until internal healing is complete.

Within a week or two, you should be standing tall and confident about your new slimmer profile.

Cellulite Treatment Post op care

  • Avoid straining activities for 3-4 weeks
  • You have to wear a compression garments for 6 months to support your abdomen.

Side effects of tummy tuck

Tummy tuck procedure is completely safe there is no long lasting side effect of the procedure but there will be swelling and pain which are temporary ,Swelling will subdied within 3 weeks and discomfort will disappear as well. You will notice a better shape which will continue to improve till 6 months. Within 6 months the scars should become flatter, lighter in colour and less noticeable.