Tummy Tuck

Can a Tummy Tuck Reduce Belly Fat?

Bodies come in all different shapes and sizes. For many people, the belly may be the area that’s more challenging for them to tone up. Lack of exercise, a poor diet, and sleepdeprivation can make you more prone to storing fat on the midsection. Even if you lose weight by maintaining a balanced diet and […]

Post-Surgical Care Matters

When Dr. Wayne Carman finishes a procedure, such as an abdominoplasty, it is not the end of the patient’s plastic surgery journey. In fact, it could be considered a beginning. After the last suture is placed for tummy tuck surgery at Toronto’s Cosmetic Surgery Institute, the patient steps into a more active role in ensuring […]

Wishing for That Pre-Baby Body Back?

Childbirth is an amazing experience, but many women see photos of themselves in their pre-baby days and long to get that more youthful silhouette back. Hormonal fluctuations, skin changes, and even physical trauma combine to radically alter the female body throughout a pregnancy and birth, and while healing and recuperation help, not everything ends up […]

See the Results of a Tummy Tuck

When it comes to plastic surgery, the results are in the visuals. A tummy tuck, for instance, is all about improving the appearance of the abdominal area. While gathering information to make a decision about a particular procedure, surgical candidates can talk to people who have undergone the same procedure that they are considering. They […]

Liposuction Pairs Well with a Tummy Tuck

In a previous post about tummy tuck procedures, I mentioned liposuction as another method that Toronto residents may use to get rid of unwanted fat before having their abdominal skin and muscles tightened. That method deserves a little more exploration here. Since an abdominoplasty isn’t a weight-loss procedure—though it does involve some fat removal—patients coming […]