Category: Body

A woman whose stomach is marked in preparation for tummy tuck surgery.

Your Tummy Tuck Recovery Timeline

August 21, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  Tummy tucks can flatten your stomach by removing loose, saggy skin. But while everyone’s recovery timeline is unique to his or her situation, tummy tuck recovery periods tend to be longer than other cosmetic surgery procedures. Don’t fear—with proper preparation, you can help your surgery recovery go as smoothly as possible. This blog post… Read more »

Woman touching her stomach after a tummy tuck procedure

Is A Tummy Tuck Right for You?

  It’s a lot of hard work to lose weight and slim down. While the results can be exciting, you might be left with excess skin in the process. No amount of diet and exercise can tighten up loose skin. For patients with these concerns, we often recommend a tummy tuck at our Washington, D.C…. Read more »

Woman on bed in tank top considering liposuction and tummy tuck

Should I add a Tummy Tuck to My Liposuction?

  Many people know they want to achieve a flat, contoured abdomen, but aren’t sure where to begin when it comes to pursuing a surgical solution. Fat reduction may seem like a clear choice, but the decision whether to add on a skin tightening procedure can be a puzzling one. Both liposuction and tummy tuck… Read more »

Get Ready for Summer with a Mommy Makeover in Washington D.C.

Get Ready for Summer!

May 20, 2019 by Dr. G. Wesley Price

Now is the time to get ready for summer! Our patients are frequently looking to get themselves ready for swimsuit season—before the season starts. The most common plastic surgery procedures in Washington, D.C., are breast augmentation, liposuction, and abdominoplasty. These are frequently combined in the popular procedure known as the Mommy Makeover. The Makeover is usually for… Read more »

A woman rests on a bed and contemplates her surgical and nonsurgical body contouring options

Why You Shouldn’t Overlook Liposuction

Nonsurgical fat reduction treatments are gaining popularity for their ability to slim down pockets of fat without surgery. But while these approaches can be helpful for some, we encourage you to consider the powerful transformation liposuction at our Washington, D.C., area practice can create for the right candidate. In this blog post, we’ll explain the… Read more »

A woman lifts the lower part of her shirt to show the results of her tummy tuck

Preparing for Your Tummy Tuck

Patients who undergo tummy tuck surgery at our Washington, D.C., area practice, tell us that being well-prepared for the surgery helps quell anxiety. We do our best to prepare our patients and assure them that our team of board-certified plastic surgeons is here to make sure they’re safe and supported every step of the way. Taking… Read more »

How Will a Tummy Tuck Affect My Tattoo in Washington DC?

How Will a Tummy Tuck Affect My Tattoo?

April 28, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Many of the men and women we consult with about tummy tuck surgery at our Washington, DC, practice are concerned about tattoos along the abdomen and how they may be affected by the procedure. Since tummy tucks largely focus on the skin, they can cause some changes in surface features like tattoos. This is something… Read more »

5 Reasons Why Winter Is the Perfect Time to Prep Your Summer Body

February 9, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

You’re probably already dreaming about hitting the beach with your best pals, partying by the shore, wearing that cute swimsuit you have tucked away at the back of your closet. While you’re planning out your jam-packed summer itinerary, you should also take the time to exercise and tone your body! Why is winter the perfect… Read more »

Your Customized Liposuction Procedure

November 28, 2018 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Liposuction is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures at Center for Plastic Surgery that can remove your stubborn fat cells to reveal a toned contour! The treatment uses tiny incisions and the use of a cannula to break up and gently remove your fat cells for good. There are several ways that liposuction can… Read more »

Restore Your Pre-Pregnancy Body with a Mommy Makeover

September 2, 2018 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Having a child can be the happiest experience of your life, but it can also leave you with a lot of unwanted changes to your body that can be nearly impossible to reverse with diet and exercise alone. Once you’re done having children, you might consider doing something for yourself like undergoing the complete mommy… Read more »