The changes which occur in a woman’s body during pregnancy can be minimal to severe. Dr. Handal understands that these changes can be somewhat minimized with diet and exercise, however, genetics plays an important role. Skin elasticity is perhaps the most important factor which determines how well a woman will respond to the rapid and severe body changes associated with pregnancy. Essentially, “it’s not your fault”, that your abdominal skin and muscles have stretched, that your breasts have dropped, and that you have deposits of fat in certain areas which have become almost impossible to eliminate
To be able to achieve the best results in a “Mommy Makeover”, the surgeon must be an expert in all the procedures necessary to obtain beautiful results. Dr. Handal has honed his skills over the past 20 years to become an expert in liposculpture, breast augmentation, breast lifting, breast reduction, breast sculpting and abdominoplasty. There may also be changes in· facial skin after pregnancy. After performing thousands of surgeries, Dr. Handal has the experience, expertise and artistry necessary to accomplish the results one looks for. Dr. Handal considers this a restorative as well as enhancement procedure.
The final result of a “Mommy Makeover” procedure will reward the mother for her beautiful role in bringing a child into the world, and will give her the joy and confidence of her newly restored body.