Mummy Makeover – Popular Post Pregnancy Procedures

Mummy Makeover Surgery for Post-Pregnancy Patients

Having a baby can take a toll on your body – from sagging deflated breasts to a bulding tummy, this is where a series of surgical procedures called a mummy makeover could help.

What is a mummy makeover?

A woman’s body goes through many changes after having a child. The weight gain and weight loss can lead to body contouring issues and stretch marks. While diet and exercise will help you get back into shape, sagging skin and stretch marks will not be affected by either. For these, you need a mommy makeover. This refers to various surgeries used to restore a woman’s glow and beauty after having a child.

Body Contouring Surgery

One of the most common and most popular surgeries for mommy makeovers is  tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). This surgery is essential for reducing the excess skin of the lower abdomen that stretches and sags after carrying a baby to term. Since other parts of the body can be affected by this as well, you there are additional  bodylifting and body contouring  options which will target the torso as well as the extremities.

Breast Enhancement Surgery

The breasts will alter in size and shape during pregnancy and after pregnancy, so many women often undergo breast enhancement surgery. These surgeries will improve the firmness and pertness of the breasts if they are sagging or drooping. Both  breast lift surgery  and  Melbourne breast augmentation  are common for women undergoing mommy makeovers.

Facial Rejuvenation and Non-Surgical Enhancement

The torso and the extremities aren’t the only parts of the body affected by pregnancy. The face can also go through some changes after childbirth. If you want to restore the overall glow and youth of your appearance,  facelift  and other facial lifting options can reduce loose skin and wrinkles. A little lift in the neckline can make your face look thinner, for instance, and some eyelid surgery can shed years from your age. In many cases, you may not need an invasive surgery and can instead rely on  collagen, dermal fillers, and muscle relaxers  for great results with no lengthy recuperation.

Vaginal Rejuvenation with Mona Lisa Touch is also available

Customized Treatment for Each Patient

Each woman has different needs, and each mommy makeover is performed to address those needs. When you are here in our office for a consultation, we’ll be sure to go over all of your options with you in great detail so that you can make the best possible decision about your appearance and how it can be restored and enhanced.

Specialist Plastic Surgeon for Mummy Makeover

Specialist Plastic Surgeon -Mr Richard Maxwell

Skin reduction & body contouring specialist surgeon Mr Richard Maxwell is a FRACS qualified Specialist Surgeon, who specialises in Body Contouring and Skin Reduction Surgery procedures. He performs: Body Contouring and Excess Skin Removal procedures, including Circumferential Abdominoplasty (Belt Lipectomy), Thigh Lift, Liposuction, Back Lift, Arm Lift (Brachioplasty), Breast Lift (with or without implants), Breast Reduction, Facelift and Neck Lift. With over 30 years of surgical experience, Mr Maxwell is highly trained and qualified in the intricate surgical skill required when performing highly complex Skin Reduction procedures.

Want to know more?

Learn more about our leading Body Contouring & Skin Reduction Surgeon Dr Richard Maxwell.

(03) 8849 1444

Last updated: September 14, 2021
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Dr Richard Maxwell MBBS FRACS(Plas)
Mr. Richard Maxwell graduated in medicine from Monash University in Melbourne in 1981. He trained in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Alfred Hospital, the Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Victorian Plastic Surgery Unit in Melbourne. He completed his training in 1989, gaining the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

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