Mommy Make Over

What is a mommy make over surgery?

It is a combination of surgeries that are performed at the same time to help a woman regain her body to its pre pregnancy / breastfeeding shape. The procedures include the abdomen (abdominoplasty), the breasts (lifting and/or augmentation), the thighs (liposuction) and sometimes the labia minora (labiaplasty).

Who is a good candidate for a mommy make over surgery?

Women who have finished having kids and are done breastfeeding. Women who at a healthy weight (even if it is not at their pre- pregnancy weight), who do not have significant health problems and who do not smoke.

What is the recovery for a mommy make over surgery?

The average recovery is 2-4 weeks. During this time you wear a postoperative garment/bra and you must rest. It is important to have lots of help to take care of your kids during your recovery and you must take a minimum of 2 weeks off work.