A Mommy Makeover typically consists of the tummy tuck combined with a breast procedure, as these two areas are most affected by pregnancy and breastfeeding; common breast procedures are breast lifts and breast augmentations. Sometimes the breast is not affected so the second procedure could be liposuction of other body areas.
Frequently Asked Questions About the Procedure
It’s the talk of the town during play dates and in car pool lines: new moms want to look better. There are exercise programs, diets and cosmetic procedures customized for post-childbearing women to get back in shape, and all of these things are part of their conversations. But they also have questions about so-called “mommy makeovers.”
If you’re a new mom, you may have a lot of your own questions about mommy makeovers. If so, you’ve come to the right place, because Mark Deutsch, MD, FACS, has the information you’re looking for. Here are his answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the mommy makeover: