Most people want to have firm and stretched abdominal skin. However, sometimes a healthy diet and regular exercise of the abdominal muscles are insufficient to get rid of excess fat and skin on the abdomen. If a person worries about this problem, abdominal skin stretching surgery can be the right choice.
Procedure: during abdominal skin stretching surgery the abdominal skin is stretched removing excess fat, skin, as well as strengthening the muscles of the abdominal wall.
Duration of the surgery: 2 to 5 hours.
Treatment: depends on individual conditions and the extent of surgery.
Convalescence: after stretching of the abdominal skin, slight discomfort and pain will be felt that can be well controlled with analgesic tablets. Return to work is possible after 2 to 4 weeks, larger physical loads are permissible after 4 to 6 weeks or later. Scars disappear and smooth out within 3 to 18 months.
Results: firm and stretched abdominal skin can be obtained. The effect is permanent if a balanced diet is observed and sports activities are performed.