At the Parker Center In New Jersey, Mommy Makeover is a Newly Customized
New Jersey plastic surgeon, Dr. Paul M. Parker helps reverse the effects of pregnancy on the
body through his customized Mommy Makeover procedures.
(Vocus) February 3, 2010 -- While a woman’s body is built to bear children, that doesn’t mean it comes out of the
process unscathed. The abdominal area including the rectus abdomius muscles, or “abs”, as they’re frequently
called is stretched to extremes. In addition, the breasts grow as they ready for breast-feeding and the body hangs
on to more fat because it needs extra fuel. As a result, flabby sagging skin hangs around the belly, the breasts sag
and look deflated and stubborn fat pockets throw off the shapely original contours of the pre-pregnancy body.
Whether it is a young mom wanting to reclaim her body that matches her age or an older mom who wants to feel
more youthful, mommy makeovers are a growing trend that helps them do this.
Dr. Parker understands that each mom will have different concerns. “Each mommy makeover procedure is
relevant to the individual patient’s desires and anatomy,” he says. “Often times, there is one main issue, say
sagging breasts, that brings them in. But, during our consultation, I have them show me in a mirror what they
don’t like and then we plan together a treatment that they will be happy with.”
For women in New Jersey, lipoabdominoplasty, liposuction and breast augmentation are the most common
procedures included in a mommy makeover. However, this is not a one-size-fits all process. While one mom may
want implants and a lift, another may actually need a reduction and a lift. It isn’t always necessary to perform a
full tummy tuck where a mini-lipoabdominoplasty will suffice. Thigh and buttocks lifts are sometimes added
whereas liposuction of the area may be all that is necessary.
“Each mommy makeover we perform is different simply because of the unique characteristics of each patient,”
says Dr. Parker.
However, there is one