Tag: Mommy Makeover

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 »

Bouncing Back After Baby

March 10, 2011 by Center for Plastic Surgery

After having children, something as simple as buying a pair of jeans can be terribly frustrating. You have been exercising, eating right, and yet, despite everything… the pooch below your navel still remains. And so the Mommy Makeover was born. Depending on your specific needs, a “Mommy Makeover” can include procedures such as breast lift,… Read more »

Key Questions to Ask as You Consider Breast Augmentation Surgery

The taboo surrounding cosmetic surgery has evaporated like Heidi Montag’s waistline.  In our practice we are seeing women of all ages are signing up to add curves in lieu of vacationing this summer.  So what does one look for when shopping for a breast augmentation?  Here are some tips to consider: Training: Has the Surgeon… Read more »

What Makes a Mommy Makeover?

April 3, 2014 by Samir S. Rao, MD

If you’re a mom, chances are your body looks somewhat different after having children. Earlier generations may have called stretch marks, loose abdominal muscles, and sagging breasts “badges of motherhood,” but today more women are choosing to combat these changes and restore their bodies more closely to what they looked like before having children. A… Read more »

Breast Augmentation + Breast Lift = Breast Shaping

It is completely natural for the appearance of the breasts to change over time. Your breasts can lose their shape and fullness for a variety of reasons: the aging process can create sagging breasts; weight fluctuations can deflate the breasts; breastfeeding and pregnancy can lead to similar changes. If you’re concerned about the size of… Read more »

Are You Getting the Most out of Your Mommy Makeover?

December 19, 2014 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Pregnancy and childbirth can be a rewarding, magical experience. But many mothers end up feeling disenchanted with their post-pregnancy bodies, given how the rigors of pregnancy and childbirth can wreak havoc on your physique. During pregnancy, your body undergoes widespread changes, both outwardly and physiologically. On top of the expected physical changes to your skin,… Read more »