Tag Archives: tummy tuck

  1. Choosing Between Liposuction and Tummy Tuck: A Comprehensive Guide

    The desire for a toned and sculpted midsection is a common goal for many individuals. However, when it comes to achieving this goal, the choice between liposuction and a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) can be challenging. Both procedures are popular for body contouring but address different concerns and have distinct benefits and considerations. This post will…

  2. WHAT CAN BE DONE TO PRESERVE TUMMY TUCK RESULTS?

    A question many of our patients have is, “How do you maintain tummy tuck results?” Our Philadelphia-area team knows that the women and men who come to us want to maintain a sculpted, toned abdomen and avoid doing anything that could compromise the results from this procedure. Patients should remember that tummy tuck surgery can sculpt…

  3. DOES A TUMMY TUCK HAVE ANY MEDICAL BENEFITS?

    Even if you work out constantly and are always mindful of your diet, getting perfectly chiselled abs and a defined waistline can seem difficult, if not impossible. If you have a body type that makes you more prone to storing fat in the midsection because of genetics or hormonal factors, it can make it even…

  4. 3 MYTHS AND MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT TUMMY TUCK SURGERY BUSTED

    t can seem nearly impossible to get rid of excess fat or skin on the stomach area. Due to factors outside of a person’s control—such as genetics and hormones—some people naturally tend to put on more weight in in their midsection, even when the rest of their body is slender. Pregnancy or major weight loss…

  5. HOW DOES YOUR BODY TYPE IMPACT WEIGHT LOSS?

    Have you been trying to lose weight from your midsection, but can’t seem to get the flat stomach you want? Ultimately, if you have unwanted fat that won’t budge from the stomach area, the answer for you may be liposuction. If you also have excess skin, the solution could be a tummy tuck, also known…

  6. TOP 5 BENEFITS OF A “MOMMY TUCK”

    A Mommy Makeover is a highly individualized package of procedures for women who want to address any of a number of signs of pregnancy and childbirth. The exact combination and sequence of body contouring treatments chosen depends on the goals of any given patient—because some women have a lot of excess skin on the belly,…

  7. CHAPIN AESTHETICS IS FIRST PRACTICE IN PENNSYLVANIA TO OFFER TISSUGLU® DRAIN-FREE TECHNOLOGY

    Innovative option eliminates the need for drains, drain-related scarring and reduces recovery time We are pleased to announce that Dr. Chapin is the first surgeon in Pennsylvania to use the TissuGlu® Drain-Free technology for abdominoplasty. One of the things patients worry about the most when considering a tummy tuck is the use of drains during…

  8. THE SKINNY ON THE ‘MOMMY MAKEOVER’

    In 2015, an estimated 1.9 million women went under the knife for a new series of procedures to aid in the recovery of the transition to motherhood, otherwise known as the “Mommy Makeover.” ​This new term is derived from the idea that mothers are looking for a body makeover in the form of surgical procedures…