Best Skin Tightening Treatment for Post-pregnancy Belly?
- Asked by avabelle in chicago,il
- 4 years ago
What is the best tightening treatment or device for sagging post-pregnancy belly? It's not a fat issue, just excess thin skin that appears quite unsightly.
Surgery for removal of loose skin
If your skin quality is OK, you could consider Thermage before surgery
If you skin quality is OK, and you are beginning to notice looseness, then Thermage may be considered to provide some level of non-invasive tightening. Thermage may not cause enough tightening to obviate surgery, but it does not preclude it.
Probably a mini-abdominoplasy or a full abdominoplasty
There really is no best way to do this. It just depends on the condition of the various components of the abdominal wall: muscle, fat and skin. Also, the proportion of intra-abdominal fat needs to be assessed, which, of course, is not approached by abdominoplasty. Smart Lipo can only improve minimal skin laxity.
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