If you’ve finally decided to get a tummy tuck to address the skin laxity and lack of definition in your abdominal region, adding liposuction to your comprehensive treatment plan could maximize your results. At Widder Plastic Surgery, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Shlomo Widder often recommends making liposuction one of your overall body contouring goals because… Read More »
Category: tummy tuck
Tummy Tuck Recovery: Is Swelling After a Tummy Tuck Normal?
Tummy tuck surgery, also known as abdominoplasty, is a successful way to reshape the abdomen after pregnancy or a significant weight loss journey. A healthy diet and exercise routine may not be enough to repair the damage caused by pregnancy or extreme weight changes, leaving you with loose skin that can make you appear heavier… Read More »
What Is Included in a Tummy Tuck Procedure?
A tummy tuck, also known as an abdominoplasty, is ideal for removing excess fat and skin from the midsection to restore a smooth abdominal area. The stomach can be one of the most challenging areas to tighten and tone, especially after pregnancy or a significant amount of weight loss. Many patients request this procedure to… Read More »
How to Maintain a Healthy Diet Before and After a Tummy Tuck
The recovery from a tummy tuck procedure can be one of the most prolonged and most extensive. No matter how great you feel in the days following your procedure, you will still want to take adequate time to make sure you’re fully healed on the inside. Fortunately, there are ways to help speed up your… Read More »
Is Summer the Best Time For a Tummy Tuck?
Have you been considering improving your figure with a tummy tuck but aren’t sure when it would be best to schedule your surgery? It may come as a surprise that many patients choose to have their surgery during the summer. Although it will be a full six to eight weeks of recovery time before you… Read More »
What Is the Difference Between a Full Tummy Tuck and a Mini Tummy Tuck?
A tummy tuck is one of the most popular and transformative procedures in the plastic surgery industry. It has helped women trim, tone, and shape their bodies after having children or losing a significant amount of weight. When considering having a tummy tuck, many patients wonder if they need a full tummy tuck or the… Read More »
All You Need to Know About Tummy Tucks for Men
Tummy tuck surgery offers patients a way to slim and tone their abdominal areas while also strengthening the muscles and improving posture as well as the overall appearance of the mid-section. Weight gain, aging, and other factors can get in the way of the toned look you want, but a tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, can… Read More »
Advantages of Getting Plastic Surgery in the Spring
There are advantages to having plastic surgery during any season. In the summer, all of the major holidays have passed, meaning that your social obligations can be rescheduled. The weather in the East Coast is humid and sticky, allowing you a great excuse to stay inside in the cool air conditioning. In the late fall… Read More »
Top 5 Cosmetic Procedures for A Bikini-Ready Summer Body
Summertime is approaching quickly and with it comes warmer weather, less clothing, and trips to the beach. To prepare for those itty-bitty bikinis, it’s time to hit the gym and lock the pantry, but even after hours spent on cardio or weight training, there always seems to be those trouble areas on the body where… Read More »
How Pregnancy Affects A Tummy Tuck
For women everywhere—particularly mothers—the tummy tuck remains one of the most sought-after cosmetic procedures each year. With the ability to provide a trimmer, flatter, and firmer stomach, it is no surprise that many women begin considering the procedure, especially after experiencing some of the changes associated with pregnancy and childbirth or after significant weight loss…. Read More »