The surgical removal of excess skin and fat from the area of the abdomen is loosely called a tummy tuck. The medical term is abdominoplasty. Conditions that cause people to seek this type of tummy tuck surgery arise from pregnancy, weight loss or even a surgery.
Abdominoplasty is performed by two types of procedures.
- Partial abdominoplasty.
- Complete abdominoplasty.
Those who want to rid themselves of excess fat and sagging skin from their lower abdomen can opt to have partial abdominoplasty also known as mini tummy tuck. The characteristics of this type of plastic surgery tummy tuck is quick and lesser invasive operation which renders a shorter post operative period as opposed to a complete abdominoplasty which is performed on people needing intervention in areas above and below the navel.
In performing plastic surgery tummy tuck there are three easy steps that are required. Continue reading