Category: Tummy Tuck

Mummy Makeover – Part 2

Tummy Tuck

In a previous blog on Mummy Makeover I covered surgical options to rejuvenate the breast. In this second blog in the series, I will address the other area that also suffers the greatest impact of childbirth, the abdomen. This is classically addressed with a “tummy tuck” (called an abdominoplasty by plastic surgeons).


The expansion of the mother’s abdominal wall by the growing baby affects all the layers, including the muscle, fat and skin. In...Read More

Posted on August 7, 2018 By Lucy Colak in ,

Improve the Shape of Your Body with Abdominal Liposuction

If you constantly cover up at the pool, dress in dark clothing, and conceal your stomach under layers of clothing, belly fat may be affecting your confidence. Whether you have “baby weight” leftover from pregnancy or you’ve always been round across the middle, extra fat in the abdominal area can negatively affect your well-being and appearance. If you’ve tried diet and exercise, but you’ve seen no results, perhaps you should think about professional assistance with weight loss. Consider reshaping...Read More

Posted on August 9, 2014 By Lucy Colak in , , , ,

Mini vs. Traditional vs. Extended Tummy Tuck

At the practice of cosmetic surgeon Darrell Perkins, F.R.A.C.S., patients can expect that their procedures will be customized down to the finest detail and that their needs and goals will be taken into full account at every stage of their treatment. Among those procedures that can be most precisely personalised to each unique patient is abdominoplasty, popularly known as “tummy tuck” surgery. Tummy tuck is one of the most effective and transformative of all body contouring procedures; when performed by...Read More

Posted on September 6, 2013 By Lucy Colak in ,

What to Expect from Tummy Tuck Recovery

If you have tried countless diets and exercises to eliminate the extra skin and fat from your stomach and have been unsuccessful, you may want to consider a tummy tuck. At Dr. Darrell Perkin’s Sydney plastic surgery practice, a tummy tuck can be performed to contour your waistline and eliminate unwanted skin. The results of tummy tuck surgery give patients a firmer waistline and a renewed sense of confidence. While most patients find the results to be worth it, you should be aware that tummy tuck surgery...Read More

Posted on January 1, 2013 By Lucy Colak in ,

Anti-aging Plastic Surgery Procedures

If You Don’t Feel Your Age, Why Should You Look It?

A more youthful, vibrant appearance has been incessantly pursued by men and women around the world since the beginning of time. And why wouldn’t it be? It is only natural that an individual, man or woman, would want to capture their best self to present to the world. Studies have shown that feeling good about one’s outward appearance increases confidence in one’s self as well.

In Sydney, anti-aging plastic surgery can serve to make your...Read More

Popular Mummy Makeover Procedures

Pregnancy can bring about many changes to your lifestyle as well as your looks. Many women have body contouring issues after giving birth, which is why there is mummy makeover surgery. With a mummy makeover, your appearance can be effectively restored and renewed. When you come to our Sydney plastic surgery practice, we’ll be able to go over all of your options for a mummy makeover in detail. Some of the most popular ones include:

Tummy Tuck Surgery (Abdominoplasty)

One of the most common...Read More

Skin Tightening after Weight Loss

Losing weight is a great idea for good health. People who are obese or morbidly obese run a higher risk of developing certain adverse health conditions, including strokes, heart disease, high blood pressure, heart attacks, diabetes, and certain kinds of cancers. Of course, after losing the weight, people often experience issues with loose and stretched skin. In order to restore the overall figure and shape of a person’s body, you need to visit with a Sydney plastic surgeon for skin tightening and body...Read More

Tummy Tuck Options

If you have lost a lot of weight, you may have noticed just how much sagging and drooping occurs in the lower abdominal area. This is because of the nature of skin after you have gained and lost a lot of weight. Skin will stretch out to accommodate weight gain, but it will only shrink back a certain amount. This leads to that sagging skin as well as stretch marks and so forth.

When you speak with a Sydney plastic surgeon, he or she will be able to determine the best way to enhance your overall...Read More

Posted on August 31, 2011 By Lucy Colak in , ,