What words should I know about mommy makeover procedures?
A surgical procedure to correct the apron of excess skin hanging over your abdomen.
Pigmented skin surrounding the nipple.
The development of scar tissue around the breast implant which may distort the shape of the breast.
Condition in which abdominal muscles have separated.
Drugs and/or gases used during an operation to relieve pain and alter consciousness.
Blood pooling beneath the skin.
A medical device containing either saline or silicone which is used to augment the size of the breast.
Sedatives administered by injection into a vein to help you relax.
Also called lipoplasty or suction lipectomy, this procedure vacuums out fat from beneath the skin's surface to reduce fullness.
A drug injected directly to the site of an incision during an operation to relieve pain.
Surgery to lift the breasts.
Breast implants filled with sterile salt water.
Breast implants filled with an elastic gel.