A woman’s body experiences a significant change during pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding. Some of these changes affect abdominal muscles, breast size and shape, stretch the labia, and result in excessive fat. All of these influences impact a woman’s self-esteem and confidence during a period in her life when she will forever change – motherhood, influencing the next generation.
Dr. Mullins understands and appreciates the significant role of mothers. Hence, restoring confidence and self-esteem through the mommy makeover is an experience that is both humbling and inspiring. Therefore, he approaches patient-centered care and artistic technique with a great deal of patient-centered care.
Dr. Mullins has a variety of treatment combinations available for the ideal mommy makeover experience at Trilogy Med Spa. During your consultation, he gets a good understanding of your expectations and desired results. Ultimately, the mommy makeover is an opportunity for you to focus on some self-care that can help restore your confidence and self-esteem.
These treatments include:
Depending on your desired results, Dr. Mullins, a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon, will put together a unique mommy makeover treatment plan that can achieve a more contoured physique.
Ordinarily, you are a good candidate for the mommy makeover if you are:
Dr. Mullins will discuss your suitability for the procedure during your consultation with him.
Expect to take some time off work, bed rest for a week or two, some swelling and bruising. Dr. Mullins will give you strict instructions on administering and applying medications and ointments and when to follow up for the removal of sutures and bandages where required.
It is also advisable to arrange for someone to assist you at home during your recovery. Depending on the procedure, it can take up to three months for your body to heal completely.
The ideal time for a mommy makeover is post-pregnancy and at least six months after you finish breastfeeding. During this time, women may experience stretch-marks, loose skin, excess fat, cellulite, and changes in the abdominal area.
As with any operation, you can expect that it presents the possibility of risks and complications. These may include bleeding, swelling, infection, and an adverse reaction to an anesthetic. However, your surgeon will discuss this with you during your consultation and surgical assessment.