Rua Nascimento Silva, 309

Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro

TIAGO M. LYRIO M.D. AESTHETIC PLASTIC SURGERY

ABDOMINOPLASTY

Tummy Tuck

 

          

 

A tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, removes excess fat and skin, and in most cases restores weakened or separated muscles creating an abdominal profile that is smoother and firmer.

 

This procedure removes the excess fat and skin and, in most cases, restores weakened or separated muscles, creating a smoother profile and abdominal toned. Have a flat and toned abdomen is something many patients seek win to get through exercise and weight control. However, sometimes exercise and weight control are not enough for us to reach our goals. Even people with normal body weight and proportion can develop a protruding, loose and flabby abdomen. The most common causes of these situations are:

 

• Pregnancy,

• Aging,

• Significant fluctuations in weight,

• Heredity,

• Previous surgery.

Abdominoplasty is a highly individualized procedure and you should do it for yourself, not to fulfill someone else's desires or to fit any sort of ideal image.

 

Abdominoplasty surgery is not a substitute for weight loss or a suitable program of physical exercise. In addition, the tuck not correct streaking, although they may be removed or increased slightly if they are located in additional areas of skin to be removed, in general, the treated areas below the navel.