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Category: Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

How to Maintain the Results of Your Tummy Tuck

Posted January 05, 2024

The decision to undergo a tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, is often driven by a desire for a sculpted figure or physique. This often life-changing and confidence-boosting procedure removes excess skin and residual stubborn fat while tightening the abdominal muscles for a flatter, more toned midsection. This comprehensive guide explores the crucial aspects of tummy tuck […]

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Don’t Do These Exercises Right After Tummy Tuck Surgery (Instead, Try These)

Posted April 01, 2022

3 Minute Read:  So, you’ve just had tummy tuck surgery, and you want to get yourself in the best shape of your life so that when you show off your plastic surgery results, you’ll turn even more heads.  But it’s so important to remember that you’ve had significant surgery, and cosmetic surgery is really just […]

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How Can I Prepare for Tummy Tuck Surgery?

Posted May 03, 2021

3 Minute Read:  Tummy tuck surgery can be a life-changing experience. Abdominoplasty helps improve body contours by reducing excess skin and fat and tightening abdominal muscles. This results in a tighter, younger, and fitter-looking abdomen. In the weeks and days leading up to your tummy tuck surgery, there are several things you should do to […]

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What Can a Tummy Tuck Address? What Can It Not?

Posted March 31, 2020

3 Minute Read:  The tummy tuck is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures because of its remarkable ability to tighten abdominal muscles, reduce fat, and remove loose skin after pregnancy, weight loss, or the inevitable signs of age. While this cosmetic procedure improves the appearance of your stomach, making it firmer and flatter, […]

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How to Minimize Pain After Your Tummy Tuck

Posted August 29, 2019

Tummy tuck surgery cuts through multiple layers of skin and fat and includes muscle tightening to restore a slimmer and more defined abdominal contour. Therefore, it should not surprise you that the recovery for tummy tuck surgery will be painful at times. You cannot eliminate all discomfort; however, there are ways to care for yourself […]

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Preparing for a Tummy Tuck

Posted February 01, 2019

Aging, weight fluctuations, or pregnancy often result in excess skin, stubborn pockets of fat, and loose or separated abdominal muscles. Tummy tuck surgery slims and restores youthfulness to the abdomen, creating beautiful abdominal contours and an attractive silhouette. While many patients only consider the procedure and the recovery period in their preparation, there are other […]

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What Can’t a Tummy Tuck Do?

Posted June 20, 2018

Tummy tuck surgery does wonders in shaping and firming the abdomen by tightening lax skin and muscle and removing excess pockets of fat. While this is one of the most rewarding surgical procedures, it may not necessarily accomplish everything you desire—if your desires are unrealistic. When researching your tummy tuck surgery, you’ve no doubt run […]

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Which Tummy Tuck Surgery Is Right for Me?

Posted November 29, 2016

A protruding abdomen is one of the body characteristics that both men and women find troublesome. Many people develop excess fat and loose abdominal skin due to weight fluctuations, aging, and pregnancy. They often attempt to diet and exercise to slim the appearance of the abdomen but find it hard to eliminate a distended stomach […]

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Considering Plastic Surgery for the Winter Holidays?

Posted October 14, 2016

You are not alone. Winter is a popular time for patients to schedule plastic surgery. If you are thinking about it, now is the time to schedule your consultation and take the first step toward a better you for the new year. Although it seems like Fall just began, there are only 78 days left […]

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Tummy Tuck or Liposuction? Which One Is Right for Me?

Posted May 30, 2016

With the summer season upon us, many women become more self-conscious about the flaws in their body. Mothers especially may feel uncomfortable in the summer clothes and swimsuits they used to wear before pregnancy and childbirth. At Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery, tummy tuck and liposuction are both popular options for our mommy makeover patients. Each procedure […]

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