Abdominoplasty for men and women

Abdominoplasty is commonly referred to as tummy tuck and involves the elimination of excess fats from the human abdomen. This is carried out using several surgical procedural methods, the end result of which it stiffens up the muscles at the abdominal wall. Patients who experience excessive muscles at the abdomen, women who suffer from loose tissues after pregnancy or heavy weight people who lose weight drastically often opt for Abdominoplasty. Tummy tuck is a form of cosmetic surgery which helps to hold the muscles firmly with the human body.

Abdominoplasty is broadly classified into complete and partial surgery. In complete Tummy tuck the incision made is larger in area and covers the major part of the abdomen and the skin is detached from the abdomen whereas partial abdominoplasty, the incision made covers only the lower abdomen and the detachment of skin is limited. There are striking biological differences between men and women who undergo tummy tuck due to their physical nature and due to pregnancy factors in case of females.

Both the sexes desire a flat and stiff abdomen, but for woman, who are about to get pregnant it is advisable to undergo abdominoplasty only after a certain period of time. This period is determined by several factors like after attaining considerable weight loss, completion of childbearing years (the best age for childbearing years is 20 to 35 years), etc.

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Lap band surgery – Laparoscopic gastric Banding

Lap band surgery also known as Gastric band surgery is one of the best and sure shot way to perfect and fit body in a very small course of time. It is also known as LAGB: Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding; Laparoscopic (Key Hole Surgery) is a faster procedure of small incisions instead of a big and long incisions resulting in less bleeding and faster recovery of the patient. This surgery works on logic of creating a small pouch on the upper part of the stomach with use of adjustable Silicone band, which is wrapped around the upper part of the tummy resulting in less intake of food. Fewer intakes of food results in less calories and resulting satisfied hunger with even small intake of meals with no hunger feeling between the meals resulting in controlled diet and weight loss. The band is a ring shaped hollow tube which is adjusted by injecting the correct amount of liquid solution through an flexible port attached to the balloon/ pouch which can be expanded or contracted according to the patients need and capability. It also reduces the secretion of hunger stimulating Ghrelin hormone resulting in less appetite.

Lap Band Procedure

There are two types of Lap Band Surgery:

  • Small Surgery – APS  (Commonly suggested for the people with average body type)
  • Large Surgery – APL (Recommended for people with larger and massive body type)


  • Laparoscopic placement with small incisions as compared to large incisions.
  • Very less time involved the patients get discharged within 48 hours after successful operation.
  • Very less risk of infections and complications.
  • Band can be adjusted according to the patient needs without operation.
  • Simple and accepted by people of all ages.
  • Changes the body structure completely resulting in high confidence level.

Value for Money?

lap band cost

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Liposurgery : liposuction surgery

Great news for all the bulging bellies and tummies, now they can regain sleek look. Liposuction is there for you.

Liposuction a procedure to shape up your body, men and women both can opt for the operation. But obviously women are more beauty conscious than men. For a female it can be more beneficial because the biggest benefit they can have is that they can hide their bulging tummy. It has been acutely observed that after giving birth to the babies or any abortion, female body looses its perfect figure. A perfect figure is the day dream of every female in the world.  The most feminine want is obviously a perfect dress on perfect body. So to fulfill that desire a modern women would choose lipo surgery ageing also affects more to the female body. So long term solution is needed to overcome the problems like bulging bellies.

Liposuction is a two to four hours cosmetic surgery. In liposuction surgery medicines are given to numb your senses so that you may not feel the pain during and after operation. Before few hours of surgery and even after some hours you are not given food as you may feel vomit during the surgery or the food particles may hinder the process of surgery. After this you are given liquid but healthy diet to recover soon. Post surgery 30 seconds are too crucial as in these seconds if blood clots are sometime formed.

It is said that no pains no gains, it is absolutely correct in the aspect of this plastic surgery. It increases your confidence to face the hostile world, and you may or may not have to face some side effects too. It is evident that surgeries now days are being more modernized. If you opt for a good surgeon, who’s having good facilities in his/her hospital in that case you can have an additional benefit of relaxing stay at hospital.

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Tummy tucks plastic surgery

Tummy tuck plastic surgery:

We really care for your health; it’s not about advertising the tummy tuck (Abdominoplasty). It just not about giving you all information about the tummy tuck however here you would get all the information about the tummy tuck plastic surgery. Whether you should opt it or not is your choice, Most of the surgeons or doctors can lure you by showing day dreams. The first and foremost thing you need to understand is that surgery can’t shift your status, it can’t reverse the life style but it can only transform your bodily shape. If it’s due to tummy tuck you think that you are able to give a varied life to yourself, then it’s really going to be a new, happening and life changing experience for you.

Recognize some facts:

Tummy tuck plastic surgery is always optional and you ought to be emotionally and financially strong. Yes, it takes a huge cost before and after. It’s not only about paying to the surgeon but also giving your body a nutritious, healthy and less fatty diet. Precautions are needed to get your body into the shape. Its not that after reading it, you should adopt a pessimistic view against the tummy tuck plastic surgery.  No doubt, tummy tuck plastic surgery gives you beauty and in substitution it takes your huge chunk of your annual budget and gives you a painful experience. Which is worth because after pain the pleasure which you get is appreciated by everyone resulting in making you more confident and more appreciable than ever before?

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Tummy tucks before and after

It’s all about health, honey:

Don’t you feel that a beautiful girl is admired and is most wanted bride for a smart and handsome groom? A smart and beautiful receptionist is wanted for a reputed office. Good jobs where workers are in direct contact with customers. To gain that slim and sleek abs abdominoplasty is a good procedure but this surgery has its risks included in it. That’s why for that after and before doctor consultations are must. You ought to be in the care of the surgeon, who performs your operation. But before going to surgeon even you yourself should study the whole procedure and need to know the health tips before and after tummy tucking.

Health tips: before

Let’s discuss some health tips because first and foremost thing is that you ought to be in good health before surgery so that you may possibly face the consequences of this. Your hemoglobin level should be appropriate, so that you may bear blood loss occurring, during surgery and any deficiency should not be faced by you. You should not have any disease which is infectious and may hinder your recovery process.

There are several tests which diagnose the deficiencies you have and your surgeon suggests you for that, these are similar to the normal operation formalities.

Health tips: after tummy tuck

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Abdominoplasty surgery: tummy tuck combination with liposuction

Every now and then you must have heard about the movie stars and big celebrities getting plastic surgeries done for different parts of their body to become more attractive, but sometimes I think that only these actors and actresses have the right to look beautiful and take care of their looks? Perfect body is a great requirement. Even husbands like those wives, who look young and beautiful. On the other hand attractive and handsome boys are choice of today’s girl. Then why we think that looking beautiful, smart and active is not our cup of tea. Most of the women become lazy after their marriage and their body bulges out and structure of the body gets irregular in that case. So we have to ponder again here because beauty in any means increases confidence in us.

We feel more extroverts and bold than ever before. Both the surgeries are common these days, both share a common motive to make you look beautiful and young, both need complete rest and medication after the operation, both should be done by experienced surgeons.  Small partial incision (liposuction) and abdominoplasty (full surgery) are two methods to triumph over the castle of beauty.

The excessive body apron is formed when your age shows its impact on your body. We can’t deny the fact that aging always affects the body, the lower abdominal part bulges out and women feel shy wearing bikini and men feel awkward to put on smart jeans or trousers.

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Abdominoplasty – tummy tuck Comparison Liposuction

A long lived beauty is everyone’s dream. As even poets, philosophers and we all cannot deny the fact that, a thing of beauty is joy for ever. Yes it is the quote, quoted by a famous poet, John Keats. The great Trojan War also occurred due to the most beautiful lady of that time named Helen.  No doubt, here we don’t have to discuss the significance of beauty, but we have to discuss that how to maintain this beauty for long time or how to make it mortal? This modern scientific era has given us many medical processes, when all the diet charts and fat losing techniques are worthless and they can not serve your purpose at that time abdominoplasty and liposuction are the remedies to keep your body look sleek and slim.

Here we will discuss what the actual diversification line between these two operations. And how these are different? First it should be clear that both of these surgeries have same purpose but procedures are different. It can be understood only by a surgeon and only a surgeon can clearly depict the thin line drawn between the liposuction and abdominoplasty.

There are two methods of removing excess fat from the body when diet and exercise have failed. One is tummy tuck and the other is liposuction. A major and big level surgery which gets you remedied from the excessive fatty tummy formed on middle and also lower abdominal part is said to be a major surgery which is really tough and complicated in medicated terms. Loose skin comes to its original shape as it was never loose. This is complete tummy tuck in other terms.

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Tummy tuck – Abominoplasty complications

A surgery is not risk less at any cost; the aftermaths and tummy tuck complications of operations are seen commonly. No doubt, they are rarely seen when you give your precious life in the hands of a perfect surgeon.  It is for sure that being operated by experienced and qualified hands, gives you a kind of security feeling in your mind. Although a perfect plastic surgeon would take all the precautions and would suggest you all the remedies and all the averting steps which are needed to be taken. But an avoidable and certain fact is again that …yes, a surgery is never risk less. It includes risks, which a normal surgery consists of. So let’s discuss some of the risky facts of surgery.

The first and foremost thing is that you ought to stay in a hospital after your plastic surgery is done. As a direct sunlight can damage your skin and can cause skin diseases as well. So if you are going for abdominoplasty, take off, from your daily chores and office work for sometime.  Moreover blood clots can be seen soon after the abdominoplasty during the period of 30 minutes after. These blood clots are produced when you body is not moving means the state of immobility can result into forming of blood clots below, in your legs especially. You are not supposed to walk in the state of recovery for few hours. After few hours the surgeon would suggest you to move at gradual pace, to slightly shake your body as mind it a surgery is never risk less. Frankly speaking, risk lies there if you can’t bear the pain of your body after the operation and don’t tend to move. So to avoid this risk, you have to walk gradually to recover under the observation of a skilled surgeon.

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Post Abdominoplasty – tummy tuck before and after

Just after the surgery is over, you’ll experience some swelling, numbness, pain and discomfort in and around the abdominal area for which you’ll be prescribed medication.

After tummy tuck please note that :

  • Bandages are generally removed in 1-4 days.
  • The surface stitches are usually removed in 5-7 days.
  • Drains might be placed in your body during surgery to avoid any excess fluid collecting under your skin.
  • These are removed between 2 days to 2 weeks post surgery.
  • You might have to wear a garment to compress and bind the tummy to aid in healing and to decrease the amount of swelling that takes place.
  • You would also be advised to wear anti-thrombosis elasticized stockings to decrease any blood clot risks in the legs.

It’s important that you religiously follow the instructions given by your surgeon even after you have been discharged from the hospital, especially guidelines regarding changing surgical dressing, bathing, walking etc. Initially, you need to avoid bending, stretching and any strenuous work to help heal the stitches quickly without undue strain. But depending on how soon you recover, you can begin with a non-strenuous light exercise regime pre-approved by your physician since that would help to minimize swelling, aid quicker healing and even prevent thrombosis. In fact, you’ll be advised to start walking as soon as possible following Abdominoplasty to encourage blood circulation. Just make sure you follow the guidelines of your surgeon to avoid any risks and complications. How soon you recover will also depend on your general health before the surgery took place.

Depending on extent of surgery i.e. whether it’s a mini tummy tuck or complete abdominoplasty, and whether it is a stand-alone surgery or you have combined it with any other procedure like liposuction, you might be discharged from the hospital may be in a day or in several days. Usually, it takes 1-2 days after Abdominoplasty. If you reside locally, you can take a week off and recover at home. Alternatively, you can stay back and recover at the hospital, ask a friend or family member or hire a nurse till you feel okay on your own.

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Partial Abdominoplasty: The Mini Tummy Tuck

An abdominoplasty surgery is meant for those who need more than just a liposuction to get back the right body contours. And a partial abdominoplasty, being even a less invasive surgery is meant for you if you have just a slight problem of a little abdominal skin sag and belly protrusion. If this is happening to you due to aging, or even if you have an otherwise slim figure which you want to sculpt and tone up further, you might be better off opting for a mini tummy tuck than anything else.

Tummytuck, abdominoplasty

Mini tummy tuck and full abdominoplasty incisions

Since the length of the surgical incision is smaller than the traditional complete abdominoplasty, it is sometimes also referred to as the ‘scarless abdominoplasty’.

Points of Difference:-

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