Today, a fit and firm body are among the main factors of aesthetic appearance. Regular sports and exercise, a healthy and balanced diet, and weight loss are the most used methods in this regard. As a matter of fact, the tummy tuck application is preferred as an extremely popular aesthetic application among the aesthetic applications developed in this regard. In this article, we have compiled detailed information about tummy tuck, its benefits, and harms for you. The tummy tuck operation also has a complementary feature with the popular hip aesthetics, the Brazilian butt lift.

What is Tummy Tuck?

Tummy Tuck is a cosmetic operation performed by removing excess skin and fat, which tightens the abdominal muscles and makes them appear smoother. It is an operation that is generally preferred by people who have given birth because of the deterioration of their body shape after pregnancy.

It aims to protect the body shape and is preferred to be done together with postpartum aesthetics. Another reason why it is preferred is that it is also applied to people who have lost excessive weight in a short time to regain their health.

Benefits of Tummy Tuck

Tummy Tuck operations are increasing every year and are preferred by more people. This procedure, which is mostly applied for cosmetic reasons, has some benefits and harms like any operation such as Brazilian butt lift. The main benefits of tummy tuck operations:

1.     Stress Urinary Incontinence Reduction

Urinary incontinence or leaking urine, which can occur with exercise, severe sneezing, and coughing, and even laughing, can be seen after giving birth in women who have had a normal delivery, that is, a vaginal delivery. In such cases, tummy tuck surgery is recommended as the definitive solution.

2.     Improved abdominal shape and better posture

In women who have experienced excessive weight loss or have given birth more than once, the abdominal muscles begin to spread and sag over time. Most of the time, this problem cannot be eliminated with exercise or diets for weight loss. In such a case, tummy tuck surgery is applied as a last resort.

3.     Ventral hernia correction

Problems that occur because of weakening of the abdominal muscles due to excessive weight loss, cesarean delivery or appendicitis surgery are called ventral hernia in medical language. An important benefit of tummy tuck surgery is that it corrects this problem.

Harms and Side Effects of Tummy Tuck

As with every aesthetic operation, this procedure has certain side effects and damages. Abdominal stretching surgery harms and side effects:

  • Full recovery after the operation may take several weeks.
  • In a tummy tuck operation, First, the skin and sub-tissue are separated from each other. Then, the abdominal tissue is sutured, the excess skin is cut off and approximately 4-5 kilos of the abdominal fat can be removed.

Vanity Cosmetic Surgery Hospital Tummy Tuck

Tummy Tuck surgery, one of the important aesthetic applications preferred in our Vanity Cosmetic Surgery Hospital, is performed professionally by our plastic surgeons. These aesthetic operations, which must be given by plastic surgeons who are experts in the field, may result in bad results otherwise. If you want to make this aesthetic application in a reliable way, you can contact us immediately.