multiple pregnancy or significant weight loss, abdominal muscles weaken and
skin is loose. There is, also a possibility of separation of abdominal
muscles so deformities of muscular layers enable forming of hernia or
Tightening and reshaping of muscular layer, removing excessive skin and fat
deposits from abdomen. Stretch marks can be also removed from the lower
layers of the skin. Abdomen is tighter, flat and waist thinner.
“bikini” incision stretches horizontally right above pubic area down to the
first muscles. Excessive skin and fat tissue is removed, and navel is
repositioned if necessary. At the same time liposuction of hips and thighs
can be done and also tightening of front wall muscles.. Application of drain
is usually necessary.
Some partial techniques are possible with smaller scars and without navel
repositioning. This procedure can be performed for lifting of the loose skin
of the sides of abdomen and fatty deposits of thighs so the whole figure
gets a younger look.
Duration and Anesthesia:
done in general anesthesia and lasts from 2-4 hours depending on its scope.
Much easier procedure is only tightening the loose lower stomack.
Hospitalization time is 24 hours long.
Post Surgical Recovery:
Drains are removed in 2-3 days, sutures are gradually removed in the period
of 10-14 days. Elastic pressure garment has to be worm, and vigorous
exercise has to be avoided. Scars are permanent, but they fade in time and
become less visible.
Swelling of abdominal wall and prolonged creating of clear serous liquid.