In some instances, particularly in women who have had several children, the muscles of the abdomen become lax. Rarely the skin becomes stretched and damaged beyond the point of responding well to skin tightening with the laser.
The Abdominoplasty or “Tummy Tuck” is a great solution. An incision is made low in the abdomen (a “bikini” incision, easily hidden by a bathing suit or panties) and the underlying abdominal muscle is repaired. Excess skin is removed and the area is then repaired.
There is a bit of down time and you are sore after surgery, but that soon passes.
A Tummy Tuck is often combined with breast repair and / or augmentation as part of a combined procedure many women have come to love. The Mommy Makeover