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.

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.