This surgical procedure is indicated when it is required to reduce the volume of your abdomen and the abdominal muscles are not strong enough motivated by obesity, sedentary lifestyle and lack of exercise, and muscle weakness that makes organs located in the c Abdominal cavity are arranged forward.
When you have an abdomen with skin flaccidity, excess of fat and alterations of muscle wall, you may need a tummy tuck. Sometimes this procedure can be combined with liposuction.
This procedure improves skin sagging and excess fat from the lower abdomen and accommodate the scar aesthetically in the abdominal tissue.
This technique is also recommended for men who despite performing exercise or diet fail to remove excess skin in the abdomen or for those who have reduced weight and after they encounter a major loss of skin elasticity.
In most cases, the result of abdominoplasty is final as long as they maintain a balanced diet and practice some exercise.
There are several different techniques for abdominoplasty. It can be combined with other forms of body contouring surgery including liposuction, or can be performed at the same time as other elective surgeries.
The goals of surgery are:
- Remove skin and excess fat
- Strengthen the muscles
- Leave a flat stomach and redo the shape of the waist.