Elasticity + Tummy Tuck

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How Do I Know Enough if Excess Skin Has Been Removed from my Tummy Tuck?

I had a full TT with muscle repair. I have a scar running hip to hip, around the belly button and an inch right below the bb. My PS said that there... READ MORE

Effect of Smoking on the Elascisity of the Skin?

Hello, I've been reading questions from other patients and noticed that many doctors said that smoking is bad for the elascisity of the skin. I have... READ MORE

Can I Get Vaginal Prominancy Corrected After Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck nearly 4 months ago and i realised soon after my tummy tuck that my vaginal area is still very prominant and lacking in elasticity... READ MORE

What Can I Do About my Body? Stubborn Lower Abdomen. (photo)

5 years to the gym. Been with personal trainer and by now i have a lot of experience one problem, I am facing is my body I cant achieve the results i... READ MORE

Full Muscle Repair Without Tummy Tuck Incision?

I had my second child four weeks ago and i am already satisfied with my weightloss and skin elastisity. I have little excess skin that is only... READ MORE

Can I get a full tummy tuck? Three surgeons' have said they would not do full TT (photo)

I've been to three ps and no one wants to give me a full tummy tuck. One said my skin isn't elastic and wouldn't pull down to the horizontal scar. I... READ MORE

Anything to aid the progression of standing straight up with tight belly skin? (Photo)

2 weeks post op & am worried about being not fully erect for too long & pushing it resulting in stretch marks. Would it be beneficial to use any kind... READ MORE

Can my surgeon make my tummy tuck scar lower if he replaces my belly button with a small vertical scar?

My ps said that I need a full tt, im very nervous of the scars. he said I would have a fairly low scar but to me its not very low, he said my skin... READ MORE

Would previous lipo to my abdomen prevent me from getting a full tummy tuck because of skin elasticity? (photos)

I had a BBL back in March 2013, it which included lipo to my abdominal question is since I had lipo previously would I have enough loos skin to get a... READ MORE

Would a full tummy tuck or mini be best for me? (Photo)

I'm trying to decide if a full tummy tuck or mini is needed. I have had 3 children and will not be having anymore. The elasticity of the skin is gone!... READ MORE

How do surgeons tighten the fascia ABOVE the umbilicus when the umbilical stalk is left attached during an abdominoplasty?

Due to poor skin elasticity in my upper abdomen my umbilical stalk was left attached as my surgeon did not think he could get it to drift downward... READ MORE

Will infrared saunas help with scarring? Is it safe after Tummy Tuck?

I recently started a cleanse, and one of the reccomendations is to go to a sauna a few times a week. I don't like steam saunas, and I prefer infrared... READ MORE

Should I choose abdominoplasty or belt lipectomy with fat injections in butt? Would ths be too aggressive? (Photo)

I lost about 60lbs from highest non-pregnancy weight, at my highest pregnancy weight I was 100lbs heavier than I am today. The last 18 months I... READ MORE

Is there anyway to increase the elasticity ????

I had a botched tummy tuck in 2007, I want to get a tummy tuck revision but the skin above my now crooked navel doesn't have any laxity READ MORE

Will my belly button improve, as in maybe get smaller and round through the healing process? (photos)

I am exactly 3 weeks post op from a full tummy tuck. My only two concerns are my belly button and the uneven scar towards the middle. My surgeon... READ MORE

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