Tummy Tuck Recovery

As a major surgery, abdominoplasty has a recovery period, and like all major surgeries, this recovery period will require you to take some time off from “normal life” while your body heals. The best way to prepare for this procedure is to know what to expect for your tummy tuck recovery. Once your body has […]

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Four Reasons to Get a Mommy Makeover

Bringing a child into the world can be an overwhelmingly joyful experience. However, unfortunately, it can also be discouraging as it negatively affects the mother’s body. Women who have become mothers may struggle with the changes to their bodies. The following points are four major reasons to reclaim your body with a Mommy Makeover so […]

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4 Ways to Tone Your Body After Weight-Loss Surgery

A toned body is lean, shapely, and has noticeable muscle definition. After weight-loss surgery, you may be saddened that your newly improved body still lacks tone and definition. You may have sagging, excess skin that gives you an unattractive silhouette. The following four body contouring procedures can eliminate loose skin and improve your body contour […]

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Tummy Tuck FAQ’s

How do I know if I need a mini tummy tuck, a full tummy tuck, or liposuction? First of all, the only way to really know for sure is to get opinions from Board Certified Plastic Surgeons. Explore the consultation process and learn about your options. Before you head in, however, I can tell you […]

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Tummy Tuck Belly Button San Diego

Belly Button After Tummy Tuck “So what really happens to my belly button if I have a tummy tuck?”  As a consultant, patients ask me this question all the time.  For some reason, there is a misconception that we actually remove the belly button entirely. Here is how I explain what happens: Dr. Pollack makes […]

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Pregnancy after a tummy tuck

 Can I have a baby after a tummy tuck? Chances are, if you are considering abdominoplasty (tummy tuck surgery), you have probably already had children.  Most of the patients we see here at Del Mar Plastic Surgery have either experienced major weight loss or have had pregnancies resulting in weakened abdominal muscles and excess skin.  […]

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