Tummy tucks generally look tighter right after surgery
It is difficult to give you an exact answer without seeing your pre- and post- operative photos. In general, you will generally appear tighter and certainly feel tighter right after surgery. The surgery will cause a significant amount of swelling in the the abdominal area. This swelling will cause an increase in volume under the skin which in turn makes the skin feel and look very tight.
Also, in a tummy tuck, the abdominal wall is tightened, and just after surgery this will have a sense...