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!
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 2 "Brazilian butt lift" before & afters:
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.