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Everyone, both women, and men certainly do not want to have a distended abdomen, sagging, flabby, with thick fat deposits around the stomach area. Besides disturbing appearance, the condition of the stomach as well as endanger the health risk. Disease threats can arise, ranging from heart disease, diabetes, stroke up. Therefore, it is not surprising that many people are willing to take a variety of ways in order to eliminate fat deposits in the stomach and get a flat stomach and slender. There are many ways you can do to get rid of fat in the abdomen. Starting from exercising, taking medication / special potion to shrink and flatten the stomach, or go through medical which is through Las Vegas Tummy Tuck.

What Is a Tummy Tuck?
Tummy tuck or in medical terms is called an abdominoplasty surgery or surgery to reduce fat and excess skin in the abdominal region, usually fat and skin in the lower abdomen or below the navel. Its usefulness in addition to removing excess fat in the abdomen can also tighten the muscles around the abdomen. When operating, the muscles and excess skin and flabby pulled down, and the excess is removed. The more fat in the abdomen, the more the amount of fat that should be discarded.

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Maybe some of you still wondering, do tummy tuck and liposuction is the same surgery? The answer is no, tummy tuck is not the same as liposuction. Both types of operations are (tummy tuck and liposuction) can be combined, but the two are not the same.

Who can do a Tummy Tuck?
Both women and men, both of them can do Tummy tuck. However, in general, women are indeed more likely to be tempted to do a tummy tuck than men.

Just like other surgical procedures, prior to the tummy tuck will also be necessary prior anesthesia. Tummy tuck surgery usually takes 3-4 hours. Post-surgery tummy tuck, the patient is asked to wear a corset for 3 weeks or more, even up to 2 or 3 months, so that the results are better. The corset should continue to be used every day and every moment to help the wound heal back surgery and adhesions abdominal skin that had just operated on.

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A plastic surgery is a procedure that raised many debates on the advantages and disadvantages of the procedure itself and the effects to people. It is a procedure that involves reconstruction, alteration or restoration of a human body that needs professional to done it, the plastic surgeon. So, here are some pros and cons of a plastic surgery:

Cons
1. Risk and complication. A plastic surgery has certain risks, like any other surgery. It could raise some complication in the future, depends on who is doing the procedure and the health condition of the patient themselves. The patient needs to make sure that they get the best plastic surgeon to do the procedure or they risk themselves in a major complication that will lead to serious health problems.

2. Expensive. A plastic surgery is known to be more expensive than any other surgery for it needs to be done perfectly. Never use the service that promises cheap price but the procedure will be done from inexperienced or untrustworthy ‘specialist’. The price might be a problem for people who need it but they don’t have the money to get the best service because of there a very little insurance that will cover it.

3. Painful and could lead to drug abuse. After the treatment complete, many people will feel an extreme pain that needs a long time to recover from it. Like many traumatic experiences to the body, plastic surgery need times to heal. To ease the pain, patients will need to get painkillers and them who couldn’t take the pain will likely abuse the drugs that make them feel numb from the pain. This will lead to a serious health problem like drug addiction.

Pros
1. Gain back self-esteem. Many people undergo plastic surgery because they have a problem with their confidence. There are so many problems that could be resolved by getting plastic surgery like cleft palate. They need plastic surgery not only to gain back the function of their body but to also give a better self-esteem.

2. Appearance. Appearance is important to make people feel good in their own skin. This is what plastic surgery aim, to make people feel good about themselves. There are some studies that show many people have a better quality of life after they get plastic surgery.

3. Improve or repair body function. There are many people that were born with the birth defect that needs to get plastic surgery or it will cause problems and discomfort. Getting plastic surgery will improve the bodily function and they could live healthier and happier.

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There are many ways that you can do in order to get a slim and firm tummy shape, such as sports, diets, and much more. However, the fastest and the most instant way to get the slim tummy is by the taking the procedure of Tummy Tuck or abdominoplasty surgery. Tummy tuck is a surgery procedure to decrease the excessive fat and skin in the tummy area, it’s usually the fat and skin in the lower part of the tummy or under the belly button.

Besides that’s functioned to remove the excessive fat in the tummy, it’s also being able to strengthen the muscles around the belly. During the surgery process, the muscle and skin that excessive and saggy are being pulled down, and the remnants will be discarded. The more fat in the tummy means the more fat that needs to be removed.

Is the tummy tuck same with the liposuction?

Tummy tuck is not the same with the Liposuction. Both of this surgery could be combined, however, both of the are not the same.

Their differences are that in the Tummy tuck, the belly fat is not the only thing that will be removed, but the excessive skin around the belly will also be removed too, while the muscle around the stomach would be strengthened at the same time. While the liposuction cannot strengthen the skin and the muscle in the belly, it’s just removing the fat in the body. If you’re going through a liposuction procedure, the saggy fat in the belly is able to be removed, however, the skin and the muscle around the belly won’t be strengthened and it would cause them to sagging around the belly. However, the liposuction takes the shorter time than the tummy tuck, and its recovery process is way faster. Besides that, the liposuction patient would have no scar and could be back to his or her daily routine sooner. Although the tummy tuck is more complicated, it could give a better result than the liposuction.