Anyone who wants to be slim and fit figure. But unfortunately, not all succeed. Trying to achieve a good result, people have different diets, regularly visit gyms. But sometimes, despite all the efforts expended, to tighten sagging belly they fail. In this case, abdominoplasty can help the stomach, especially when the defect shape evolved as a result of dramatic weight loss or pregnancy.
What is abdominoplasty?
Surgical correction (plastic) of the abdomen, the patient can get rid of various disorders proportions of the structure of the anterior abdominal wall, caused by heavy deposits of fat and / or overstretching of muscles, called abdominoplasty.
This operation is one of the most difficult among all types of surgical procedures in cosmetology.
Indications for abdominoplasty belly
Like any other surgery, surgical correction of the anterior abdominal wall has a number of indications and contraindications. Indications for abdominoplasty are:
- The presence of excess skin and subcutaneous adipose tissue of the anterior abdominal wall, remove that using other methods (liposuction, exercise, diet), or combinations thereof is not possible.
- The presence of contraindications to perform liposuction, such as low-elastic properties of the skin collagen.
- A large number of striae (stretch marks pale) skin of the abdomen.
- Availability of omission (ptosis) of the anterior abdominal wall or skin and fat "apron."
- Total stretching muscles of the anterior abdominal wall and the difference of direct abdominal muscles.
- The presence of coarse scars in the lower abdomen.
In some cases, simultaneously with the surgeons perform abdominoplasty and hernia repair with reliable herniorrhaphy or closing their special mesh made of a special polymer material. At the request of the woman plastic surgeons can remove it during abdominoplasty the abdomen and lower pair of ribs that accentuate the waistline. In this case, both before and after abdominoplasty women will look completely different. If in the beginning she had a figure with multiple disabilities, after abdominoplasty belly becomes elastic and fit, and the woman's waist will be the envy of all friends.
In addition to the above operations, abdominoplasty, in the opinion of plastic surgeons, combined with any other abdominal surgery should not be, because This greatly increases the risk of complications in the postoperative period.
- Decompensated heart or respiratory failure;
- The presence of scars above the navel.
According to reviews, abdominoplasty gives low esthetic results and obese.
As already mentioned, the stomach after abdominoplasty becomes smooth and beautiful. But if you're after surgery for any reason gain weight again, the entire result of the surgery will be nullified. Therefore, if you are planning another pregnancy, give birth to the first child, and only then resort to the abdomen abdominoplasty.
Abdominoplasty - it is a complex and serious surgery is often accompanied by the development of various postoperative complications. Therefore, it should only be performed in specialized clinics and specialists of the highest caliber, having a great experience in carrying out such operations.
Abdominoplasty before and after surgery
Before you decide on surgery, should conduct a thorough medical examination. In the course of it, not only detect the presence of possible contraindications to the correction of the anterior abdominal wall, but also establish the cause of obesity. Before the abdominoplasty should be optimal to reduce the weight, or vice versa, to dial it. This is due to the fact that if you lose weight after surgery, it will reappear on the stomach unsightly skin folds, but if get better, the muscles of the anterior abdominal wall and the skin is stretched and the stomach after abdominoplasty will look the same as it was before its implementation.