Embracing motherhood is a beautiful journey, but it can take a toll on your body. At Silk Touch Cosmetic Surgery, Lipo and Medspa, we understand the physical changes that come with pregnancy and childbirth. That's why we're here to help you regain your confidence and help restore your pre-pregnancy body.
What is a Mommy Makeover?
A Mommy Makeover is a personalized combination of cosmetic procedures designed to address the specific areas of your body that have been affected by pregnancy and breastfeeding. Whether it's sagging breasts, a stubborn post-baby belly, or stretched abdominal muscles, Dr. Nealy will tailor a comprehensive treatment plan just for you. He is dedicated to providing you with the highest standard of care because at Silk Touch we believe that every woman deserves to feel her best, and we're here to support you every step of the way.
During your initial consultation, our compassionate and knowledgeable staff will listen to your concerns and goals. Since each woman's body is different, we take the time to create a customized treatment plan that addresses your individual needs.
What Treatments are Included in a Mommy Makeover?
Every patient’s needs may be different, but a mommy makeover always involves both a breast and tummy procedure. These procedures can include:
- Breast Augmentation
- Breast Lift
- Breast Reduction
- Tummy Tuck
Recovery and Results
Undergoing cosmetic procedures can be a big decision, which is why we're here to provide you with all the information and support you need. While the specific recovery experience may vary depending on the procedures you undergo and individual factors, here are some general expectations to help you prepare:
- Postoperative Care: Following your mommy makeover, Dr. Nealy will provide detailed instructions on how to care for your incisions, dressings, and surgical sites. It's crucial to follow these instructions diligently to promote proper healing and minimize the risk of complications.
- Initial Discomfort: It's normal to experience some discomfort, swelling, and bruising in the treated areas. Pain medications may be prescribed to manage any pain during the initial stages of recovery. We also recommend wearing compression garments to help reduce swelling and provide support.
- Restricted Activities: To ensure optimal healing, you will need to limit your physical activities and avoid strenuous exercise, heavy lifting, and vigorous movements for several weeks. Dr. Nealy will provide specific guidelines based on your procedures and individual progress.
- Time Off Work: Depending on the extent of your mommy makeover and the type of job you have, you may need to take one to three weeks off work to allow your body to recover and heal. This timeframe can vary, so it's important to discuss your specific circumstances with the doctor.
- Gradual Improvement: While initial results may be visible soon after surgery, it's important to note that final results will take time to fully be seen. Swelling will gradually subside, incisions will heal and fade, and you'll begin to see the transformative changes you desired.
- Emotional Support: Recovery from a mommy makeover can be both physically and emotionally taxing. It's normal to have ups and downs during this time. It’s important to surround yourself with a supportive network of family and friends who can offer encouragement and assistance as you heal.
Remember, each individual's recovery experience is unique, and it's important to follow Dr. Nealy’s specific instructions for a safe and successful recovery. By taking care of yourself, being patient, and seeking support when needed, you'll be well on your way to enjoying the beautiful results of your mommy makeover.
Mommy Makeover With Dr. Nealy At Silk Touch
Dr. Nealy is a triple board-certified cosmetic surgeon with a focus in breast, body and facial rejuvenation. What separates Dr. Nealy from others is his unique background in cosmetic surgery. After training in general surgery and achieving board certification, he completed two fellowships in general cosmetic surgery and facial cosmetic surgery. Because he is triple board certified he is capable of taking care of patients’ cosmetic needs as well as any potential complications or revisional surgeries. His attention to detail and ability to adapt his technique to each unique patient is what sets his results apart from others.