For a mother, the birth of her children is one of the most wonderful times she will experience. While the new bundle of joy brings excitement and happiness to the family, many women are left with significant physical changes that can profoundly affect her self-confidence- these changes can include loss of breast fullness and sagging, unwelcome fatty deposits, loose skin, and stretch marks on the breast and abdomen.
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Because every woman is unique, Dr. Steele will take the time to listen to your needs and goals and will work with you to design a combination of procedures to give you the optimal outcome.
The following procedures are often combined in a Mommy Makeover procedure:
Designed to improve abdominal contour by tightening the lax abdominal muscles and removing excess, stretched-out skin.
Restores a firm, lifted, more youthful shape.
Designed to restore pre-pregnancy breast size/fullness, or give you the fullness and size that you’ve always wanted.
It is important to get up and walk early to minimize the risk of blood clots. Cardio activity can be resumed at 4 weeks, with increased lifting activity (>10-15 pounds) at 6 weeks. Dr. Steele advises the patient to avoid vigorous core (planks, crunches, etc.) and chest (pushups, barbells) workouts for at least 2 months. Dr. Steele will provide optimal scar care instructions (downloadable scar care form) to give you the finest scar possible.