Updated for 2018
Becoming a mother is an amazing experience filled with excitement, although it can take a toll on the body. That’s why many women choose to have a customizable mommy makeover to address the specific trouble spots that may be difficult to lose on their own.
One of the many benefits of a mommy makeover is that you can pick and choose which procedures to include based on your individual needs. Here are three of the most popular ones that many women choose.
More resources: 5 Dos & Don’ts to Maximize Your Mommy Makeover
Pregnancy and breastfeeding can leave your breasts looking and feeling a little droopier than before, which is why a breast lift is such a common procedure to include in a mommy makeover. You can pair a breast lift with breast implants for a subtle boost of volume as well.
Sometimes, no matter how hard you try, diet and exercise can’t fully restore your pre-baby abs. Adding a tummy tuck to your mommy makeover can help to tighten and smooth your abdominal area, giving you that toned, sleek look that you want.
More resources: How to Get Your Body Ready for Lipo or a Tummy Tuck
Although body contouring can offer excellent results, it’s best to reach your weight loss goals before scheduling your procedure.
While a tummy tuck can address loose skin and muscle tissue in your abdominal and hip areas, liposuction can help to get rid of stubborn pockets of fat that don’t seem to respond to diet and exercise. As with abdominoplasty, you’ll see the best results from liposuction once you’ve come as close as possible to reaching your target weight.