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tiredofmystomach
one month ago

Belly still looks like this 9 years postpartum

I gave birth 9 years ago and I don’t plan on having any more children. I exercised everyday but still my stomach looks like this. Should I just get a tummy tuck? Also my belly button really makes me insecure.

Procedure: Tummy Tuck
Location: Lithonia, GA

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Gary Culbertson
ASPS Surgeon
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Pretty normal appearance for someone seeking out a Cosmetic Tummy Tuck. Consider an ASPS member in your area. They are experts in Body Contouring. Best,

Gary R Culbertson, MD, FACS

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Daniel Allan

Exercise will strengthen the muscles but can do nothing for skin that has been stretched out beyond the elasticity of the skin. It's like the spring in a ball point pen-stretch it out to far and it doesn't go back. An abdoinoplasty aka "tummy tuck" will help.

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Chao-Chuan Wu
ASPS Int. Surgeon

Yes you might consider liposuction combined with abdominoplasty.

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Nelson Castillo

Thank you for sharing your question and photograph. Based on the appearance of loose skin and stretch marks your best treatment option is a cosmetic tummy tuck. Unfortunately further diet and exercise will lead to increased skin sagging and wrinkling but will allow for superior surgical results at a lower overall risk rate.

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José Castro Aranda
ASPS Int. Surgeon

el mejor tratamiento es la cirugia (abdominoplastia) se retira toda la piel que esta entre el ombligo y el vello del pubis su abdomen quedara plano se puede complementar con una liposuccion en la parte de la espalda

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