Frequently Ask Questions
What is a Mommy Makeover?
"Mommy Makeover" is a term used to describe rejuvenation of the breasts and abdomen. The goal is to address some of the common physical changes that can occur following pregnancy. On the breast, these most commonly include sagging and deflation. On the abdomen, it is often excess skin with stretch marks and bulging.
Who is a good candidate for a Mommy Makeover?
A woman in overall good health who has completed her childbearing.
What can I expect in my initial consultation?
Your plastic surgeon will ask about your general medical history and examine your areas of concern. This is the opportunity for you to discuss what bothers you. Together, you will devise a treatment plan that addresses your concerns and is surgically feasible.
Is the Mommy Makeover done all at one time?
It can be done in one or two stages, depending on how many areas need to be addressed.
What are the different options for a Mommy Makeover?
It is some combination of the following: breast lift, with or without augmentation; breast reduction (FAQs); abdominoplasty (also known as a tummy tuck); mini-abdominoplasty (mini tummy tuck); and liposuction.