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Reclaim Your Pre-Childbirth Body

Mommy makeover is a comprehensive set of cosmetic procedures designed to restore a woman’s pre-pregnancy body, often following significant changes brought about by childbirth and breastfeeding. The makeover usually includes a combination of procedures, such as breast augmentation, breast lift, tummy tuck, and liposuction. The treatments are personalized for each patient based on their individual needs and aesthetic goals. Mommy makeovers aim to enhance self-confidence, restore self-esteem, and empower mothers to feel their best selves.

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Mommy Makeover Corrects:

  • Sagging or drooping breasts due to breastfeeding or age
  • Loss of breast volume or shape
  • Loose, excess skin around the abdomen
  • Separated or weakened abdominal muscles (diastasis recti)
  • Excess fat in the abdomen, hips, thighs, or other areas
  • Stretch marks on the abdomen, hips, or breasts
  • Unwanted fat deposits in the upper arms, thighs, or back

Your Mommy Makeover Session

At Maan Plastic Surgery, your mommy makeover in San Jose will be tailored to your specific needs and goals. Dr. Z utilizes a combination of techniques to resculpt the body, which may include liposuction to reduce excess fat and create more attractive contours. To address sagging skin and loose body parts, Dr. Z will remove excess skin, tighten, and suspend underlying tissues to restore a smoother, lifted appearance. The length of surgery varies depending on the complexity of the procedures and your physical condition.

Candidates for Mommy Makeover:

  • Women who have completed their family and do not plan to have more children
  • Women who are in good health and have no underlying medical conditions
  • Non-smokers, or those who are willing to quit smoking before and after surgery
  • Women who have realistic expectations about the results of the procedure
  • Women who have maintained a stable weight for at least six months
  • Women who are willing to follow postoperative instructions and take time to rest and recover
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Your Mommy Makeover May Involve:

Breast Augmentation

Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure included in your mommy makeover in San Jose, this can increase the size, improve the shape and contour of the breasts or restore breast volume that may have been lost due to pregnancy. The procedure involves inserting silicone or saline implants under the breast tissue or chest muscle to add volume and enhance the appearance of the breasts. Breast augmentation can help women achieve their desired breast size and improve their overall body image.

Breast Lift

Breast lift surgery, also known as mastopexy, is a procedure designed to lift and reshape sagging breasts. The procedure can restore the youthful position of the breasts, improve the breast shape and contour, reduce the size of the areola, and reposition the nipples for a more natural look. Breast lift surgery is for women who have experienced changes in the shape and position of their breasts due to pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Thigh Lift

Thigh lift surgery is a cosmetic procedure that can remove excess skin and fat from the inner or outer thighs, creating a smoother and more toned appearance. The procedure can also improve the contour of the thighs and reduce the appearance of cellulite. Thigh lift surgery is for women with excessively sagging skin and stubborn fat deposits in the thighs after pregnancy and can be determine if needed during your consultation for you mommy makeover in San Jose.

Autologous Fat Grafting

Autologous fat grafting involves using a patient’s own fat to enhance the contours of the body. The procedure involves removing fat from one area of the body using liposuction, purifying the fat cells, and re-injecting them into another area of the body, such as the breasts or buttocks. Autologous fat grafting can be combined with other mommy makeover procedures to enhance the overall outcome.

Tummy Tuck

Tummy tuck surgery, also known as abdominoplasty, is a cosmetic procedure designed to remove excess skin and fat from the abdomen and tighten weakened or separated abdominal muscles. The procedure can create a flatter, firmer, and more toned abdomen. Tummy tuck surgery is for women who have undergone significant weight loss or multiple pregnancies and have excess skin and weakened abdominal muscles.


Liposuction is a cosmetic procedure that can remove stubborn fat deposits from various areas of the body, such as the hips, thighs, abdomen, and arms. The procedure involves making small incisions in the targeted area and using a cannula to suction out the fat. Liposuction can help to sculpt the body, create a more defined contour, and improve overall body proportions.

Lower Body Lift

Lower body lift surgery is a more comprehensive procedure that can address excess skin and fat in the lower body, including the abdomen, hips, thighs, and buttocks. The procedure, during your mommy makeover in San Jose, involves combining a tummy tuck, thigh lift, and buttock lift for a more dramatic transformation. Lower body lift is for women with excess skin and fat in multiple areas of the lower body.

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Your Journey to Recovery: Side Effects & Downtime

After your mommy makeover, you will need to take some time to rest and recover. You may experience swelling, bruising, and discomfort, but these are normal and will subside over time. Depending on the extent of the procedures, you may need to take several days to two weeks off from work to allow your body to heal. Dr. Z and our team will provide you with post-operative instructions to follow to ensure a smooth recovery. We will also schedule follow-up appointments to monitor your progress.

Aftercare Guidelines:

  • Take it easy and allow your body to heal
  • Keep an eye on any swelling and report any unusual changes to your surgeon
  • Take prescribed pain medication as directed for relief
  • Follow instructions for changing dressings and keeping incisions clean
  • Avoid strenuous activities and heavy lifting during your initial recovery
  • Stay hydrated and maintain a balanced diet to aid healing
  • Keep scheduled appointments with your surgeon to track your progress.
  • Wear compression garments as advised for support and reduced swelling
  • Follow scar care instructions to minimize their appearance
  • Incorporate lymphatic massage sessions to promote optimal recovery and healing
  • If you smoke, continue to abstain during your recovery
  • Engage in gentle movements and light walking to promote circulation
  • Ensure adequate, quality sleep to aid recovery
  • Lean on friends and family for emotional support during your recovery
  • Understand that full results may take time; be patient with your healing process

Why Choose Us For Your Mommy Makeover in Los Gatos?

Dr. Z is a highly trained and experienced plastic surgeon. He has a deep understanding of the aging process and uses his knowledge and expertise to help his patients achieve their aesthetic goals. Dr. Z carefully listens to each patient’s goals, educates them on the tools available, and engages them in the decision-making process to ensure they are thrilled with their outcome. Schedule your consultation for a mommy makeover in San Jose and take the first step towards transforming your body.

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