All You Need To Know About Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)July 25, 2018
Every day men and women hit the gyms to shed weight and get a flat tummy. A protruded abdomen or saggy belly is definitely what you are planning to get rid of. It can cause distress to men and women alike. Once stretched by pregnancy or weight gain or weight loss, the abdomen elasticity doesn’t work normally and it fails to return back to its original shape. They even fail to respond to exercise or diets.
Does your dream of achieving a flat tummy and toned body remain a dream?
In such cases, what can you do?
If you aspire to get back to shape, you should take an extra mile to get a flat tummy with tummy tuck procedures.
Before that, if you want to know things about tummy tuck, this post is for you.
What Is Tummy Tuck?
A tummy tuck is also known as abdominoplasty which is a surgical procedure that is used to remove excess skin and fat. It is removed from the middle and lower abdomen region and also helps to tighten the muscles in the abdominal wall. This can tighten the sagging skin and remove accumulated fatty tissues. This procedure is very helpful for both men and women to achieve a flattened tummy
Are You A Candidate For Tummy Tuck?
If you have a large fat deposit or loose abdominal skin that won’t respond to exercises and diets then you are the best candidate.
This can also be a good option if you are going through the postnatal period but you should wait for a few months to undergo this surgery.
Also if you have lost a lot of weight drastically which has to lead to overhanging skin this procedure is the best option for you.
What Are Your Tummy Tuck Options?
Depending on the health and body condition of yours there are several techniques in tummy tuck that you can opt for:
Mini tummy tuck
If you want a very small amount of skin to be removed this is the best option. For people who have developed a small protruding abdomen due to aging, this is the best option.
Full tummy tuck
This is the conventional method which is best for people who have undergone significant weight loss and also women going through post-pregnancy.
Extended tummy tuck
This is suitable for people who are obese and who have excess overhanging skin and accumulated fat.
Circumferential tummy tuck
This is the extreme type of tummy tuck procedure which is used for people who have lost weight drastically and they have overhanging skin over the entire body.
What Are The Procedures Involved?
In a flat tummy tuck technique, an incision is made around the belly button and another incision that runs from hip to hip. The excess skin and fat are removed, then the entire abdominal wall is tightened with permanent sutures.
In case of a mini tummy tuck, the procedure happens with liposuction of the upper abdomen and flank area. A small incision is made in the panty-line and excess fat and skin are removed. Later permanent sutures are used to tighten the abdominal walls.
Once the procedure is done, bed rest is recommended for two to three days and a special abdominal support garment is given which you should wear it for 4-6 weeks. The sutures will be removed in 1-2 weeks and the scars will fade over time.
The best part of the procedure is you will not have stretch marks and with a proper diet this procedure will stay on for decades.
If you are worried about your saggy skin, it’s time to move on and go for tummy tuck procedure. If you have further queries related to tummy tuck you can reach out to the surgeons at Cosmosure clinic, we are here to help make the right choice. See the new you in you along with self-confidence.
[Also, Read – Treatment Options For Tummy Tuck – Choose yours and look amazing!]
About The Clinic:
‘CosmoSure’ is a renowned medical and surgical cosmetic Surgery Clinic in Hyderabad, which is considered to be the meeting point for science & art. Established in the year 2015, CosmoSure, cosmetic surgery clinic has been one of the most preferred cosmetic clinics in Hyderabad. All the procedures at Cosmosure clinic are a blend of a skilled & artistic touch. Our specialists are trained with in-depth knowledge of aesthetic science and symmetry to help individuals to improve their skin health.