Frequently Asked Questions
Ideal candidates for a mommy makeover are women who are finished with childbearing and have maintained a stable and healthy weight. Candidates should also be in good overall health and non-smokers.
This procedure typically includes a breast augmentation, liposuction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). However, the surgery is completely customizable and can include surgical and non-surgical procedures based on the patient’s desired outcome.
Some patients are able to see changes immediately following their procedure. Generally, we ask that patients allow up to six months to see their final results.
This is a complex procedure that will require plenty of downtime and rest. If you have young children in your care, we recommend having a family member or close friend assist you for at least one week post-operation.
Ideally, if you have this surgery, you should not plan to have any more children. This is suggested in order to preserve your results. However, you can have children after this surgery with the understanding that your results from your mommy makeover may be distorted.
Many women go through dramatic changes during pregnancy and after. It is critical to give your body time to adjust and heal after giving birth. Therefore, we suggest women wait a minimum of six months after giving birth before having this procedure. If you are breast-feeding, it is important to wait about 3-6 months until after you are done breastfeeding before having any breast procedure.