Mommy Makeover

Mommy Makeover: a beautiful body after giving birth

Abdomen, breasts and thighs always remind you: you are a mom, you hatched baby, give birth and breast feeding. Every woman wants that these memories were only pleasant.

What is a Mommy Makeover?

Pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding are severe traumatic factors for women. They can seriously change the shape of breast and stomach, and cause local fat deposits.

The concept of post-natal rehabilitation, aimed at the restoration of the body of women as it was before pregnancy to the so-called «pre-baby body» – is the concept of Mommy Makeover. This procedure is the latest international trend in postpartum recovery.

Mommy Makeover is a complex concept which includes reshaping the breasts and abdomen, normalization of body weight, various programs of aerobic fitness and strength training, diets, restoration of the pelvic floor, vaginal rejuvenation and cosmetology impact.

From the viewpoint of plastic surgery mommy makeover is, in fact, surgical restoration of the body after pregnancy and childbirth – the combination of operations (simultaneous or successive), which allows to restore the violated shapes and contours of the body after pregnancy and childbirth.

What cosmetic surgeries are included in mommy makeover most often?

Mommy Makeover usually consists of three main components. The first is an operation for stomach restoration. This is different kinds of abdominoplasty (tummy tuck).

It can be a full abdominoplasty or mini abdominoplasty or various intermediate options, it all depends on the individual situation. At surgery, the surgeon removes the discrepancy of direct abdominal muscles (diastasis of muscles), often accompanied by an umbilical hernia, removes excess skin, or skin and fat apron.

Secondly is the restoration of the mammary glands. There are many different operations and it all depends on the correction. Mastopexy (breast lift) is performed when sagging breast in its various versions, breast enlargement (augmentation or implants) is when lack of volume, reduction mammoplasty (ie reduction of the mammary glands) is when a large amount.

The third is the work with fat deposits along the body contour, mainly in breeches, hips, abdomen and back sides. This is liposuction, liposculpture and lipofilling.

How soon after giving birth can be performed these surgeries?

For breast is usually 6 months after the end of breast-feeding, with stable body weight and lack of fluid from the nipple. For the belly is not less than 6-9 months after giving birth, when you reach stable body weight.

For every woman motherhood is joyful period. But, unfortunately, pregnancy usually leaves a mark on the female body. As a result, mum is shy to go out, wears tight clothing, avoids intimacy with her husband, which is why there are problems in the family. Exercise and diet are powerless in most cases. Meanwhile, the newly minted moms with ideal figures shine from the TV screen … How they do it?

Mommy Makeover is a special set of plastic surgeries, which helps restore woman’s body and confidence, or do even better than before the birth. Moms are increasingly turning to a plastic surgeon with the request breast lift, tummy tuck, and so on.

In fact Mommy Makeover is any plastic surgery to correct the figure of the woman after pregnancy and childbirth. For example, cosmetic breast surgery (breast augmentation, lift or reduction), tummy tuck (or abdominoplasty), liposuction, vaginal plastic and so on.

Operations are selected depending on the tasks. Someone is disappointed because of the sagging breasts. And someone has a apron of fatty tissue in the abdomen. For someone is important to improve the quality of sexual life, the intimate plastic is offered for this purpose. Carrying out of several operations at the same time allow to solve at once all the problems that are bothering a woman.

If your bust or stomach have changed, you can not lose weight or if you have a sex life problems (sensation of loss, dryness, etc.), in this case, the plastic surgeon will help you to return the body that you had before the birth or to make even better. First of all, surgery is shown to women:

  • who gave birth for the first time after 30 years (the later woman gives birth – the harder it is to recover without the help of a plastic surgeon).
  • with multiple pregnancy, which is why the body has changed dramatically.
  • wishing to build a career after the birth of the child (not a secret that the aesthetic appearance always contributed to the success at work).
  • wishing to have a stylish smart appearance.

Can a woman do plastic surgery if she plans the birth of another child?

Surgery is possible. Incidentally, breast augmentation using implants allows to breastfeed in the future. However, you should keep in mind that in the case of tummy tuck or breast augmentation before birth of a child, you may need additional correction after pregnancy.

Can I make the plastic immediately after birth?

Any plastic surgery is only possible after the end of breastfeeding.

How much time you need to be in the hospital after surgery?

You will spend at the clinic 2-3 days after surgery under the supervision of the doctor , and then be able to return to your family.

How quickly the mother can return to normal life after the operation?

The duration of recovery (a complex of special procedures, which significantly accelerates the recovery) is 7-14 days. Also, in the case of breast augmentation surgery, or abdominoplasty, you need to wear a special compression garment for a month.