What exactly IS a mommy makeover?

I'm in my mid-40s and am done with having children so i feel it's a great time for a little gift to myself. I've heard so much about “mommy makeovers” but I have no idea what exactly is involved. Is it a head-to-toe, inside-outside makeover, or just what exactly? Any information would be appreciated!


F, 45, Virginia

A mommy makeover simply fixes anything that pregnancy can do to a woman's body.  It usually involves a tummy tuck and some type of breast surgery (like a breast lift, breast implants, or both).  It can also involve areas of liposuction and other procedures.  It is always customized for what each patient needs and desires, so everyone is a little different.  Meet with a plastic surgeon to discuss your particular areas of concern.  Best of luck!

Dr. Jonathan Heistein has 1 Tummytuck before & after:

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A "mommy makeover" usually includes a tummy tuck with muscle tightening, possibly abdominal and flank liposuction, and a breast lift with or without implants based on the patient's goals.  The surgery takes anywhere from 2-4 hours and depending on the amount of surgery you may need an overnight stay.  You can discuss your goals during the consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon.   


Dr. Daniel Schmid has 1 Tummy tuck before & after:

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