The conception of beauty has been distorted in recent years. It was once enough to have a beautiful face, however the idea of an athletic body along with a beautiful face has become the new norm for beauty. This becomes particullarly difficult when we look at the life style most people lead in todays society. The average person spends hours driving and stuck in a traffic jam, time at work, with our family and doing house chores, this hectict schedule seems to leave a short time to take care of our bodies. Sometimes, going regularly to the gym is most times unrealistic. Therefore, many people opt for abdominoplasty or tummy tuck to get a perfect abdomen, which is probably the most difficult area of our body to remove fat.
The artistic industry wether it be television, fils, or magazines showcase actors, actresses or celebrities with perfect bodies. However that is the most unrealistic image of the human body, most people struggle with localized fat in the abdominal area, hips and sides of thighs and they can be a nightmare for even the most athletic. This is why plastic surgery is such a prodominant facor of our culture and abdominoplasty or tummy tuck, as it is also known, is more common than we think. In fact, it is within what we might call “top 5” when we refer to the most popular plastic surgeries in United States. That is why many people are taking advantage of this cosmetic surgery.
Abdominoplasty or tummy tuck
A tummy tuck is fullfilled with the purpose of restoreing abdomen firmness, Basically, this surgery removes the excess of fat and skin located in the mentioned area. It is not a recommended treatment for eliminating obesity, or large deposits of fat or sagging skin, but it can be done in all those who have skin and excess of fat in the abdomen, through the many variants which the procedure has developed.
The most known procedures within the Abdominoplasty or tummy tuck is the extended Tummy Tuck (for patients with a considerable amount of skin and excess of fat), the Belt Tummy Tuck (for patients who also have fat on the sides of the back) and the Mini Tummy Tuck, for those who have a small amount of fat and excess of skin.
Abdominoplasty or tummy tuck and recovery process
We know that free time is often very limited, Therefore, My Cosmetic Surgery is trying to correct its techniques to get the best results in a brief period of time, in order to do this we have created the Dream Machine.
In our clinic the patient receives a personalized quality care before, during and after surgery. After the surgery, they start a follow up process that begins 24 hours after the surgery. At this stage of recovery, the patient will receive all necessary instructions by the medical team. Postoperative discomfort and inflammation will be relieved with medical recommendations that will be aimed at the recovery is a success.
The patient will need to remain in rest for around a wee and the patient will be able to resume daily activities very soon, however physical efforts must be avoided. The use of a medical strip help the patient in two ways, the first is related to health and support provided by a compression garment for wound care and decreased inflammation.
The silhouette needs to get used to a new position, and medical band is the best ally for this purpose. The second is aesthetic. The medical garment, helping retraction of the skin, helps the result get better, aesthetically speaking. Surgeons in surgery make a corset that tightens the muscles to give the desired shape to the abdomen, and medical band. They will ensure that we get used to this new position.