This procedure is also known as abdominoplasty.
The abdominoplasty or tummy tuck removes excess skin and fat, and restores weakened and separated muscles creating an abdominal profile that is flatter and firmer.
A tummy tuck requires a horizontally-oriented low enough that it is hidden under underwear.
Tummy tuck candidates:
Men who have excess and loose skin after weight loss.
Men who are in good medical health and have an stable body weight.
Men who have realistic expectations
No candidates for tummy tuck:
Men who have unrealistic expectations
Men who smoke and who are not able to leave smoking for 3 months (six week before surgery and six weeks after surgery). chemicals from smoking may cause healing complications.
It is necessary about two weeks of relative rest. This means that bed rest is not necessary, but it is recommended to stay at home and avoid strenuous activities.
Having a supportive friend or relative is needed for care at home the first week after surgery.