We all have body parts that we dislike and feel self-conscious about. These “trouble spots” cause many of us to lose confidence and have low self-esteem. Sometimes exercising and eating right is just not enough to get rid of excess skin and fat. Not to mention, changes that come from aging are inescapable.
But there is a way to get rid of those “trouble spots” to help restore confidence: plastic surgery. While this term can be intimidating, plastic surgery isn’t as scary as it sounds and can be a great solution for losing weight in problem areas.
Here is a list of some of the most common trouble spots along with plastic surgery procedures that can help fix them.
If you haven’t been successful losing weight around your stomach, don’t lose hope. A tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, can help you create a flatter stomach and narrower waist. During this procedure, the plastic surgeon stitches the abdominal muscles closer together and removes excess skin and fat. After a tummy tuck, you won’t mind wearing your swimsuit in public.
Saggy buttocks & love handles
Upset that you can’t rock leggings anymore? Consider getting a Brazilian butt lift. During this procedure, a plastic surgeon can remove excess fat from the tummy, hips, or thighs to give your behind a youthful appearance.
The majority of women experience breast sagging because of weight loss or nursing. Luckily, a breast lift can give your breasts more shape and a fuller appearance. The plastic surgeon will suggest either a traditional, vertical, or circumareolar breast lift depending on the current shape of your breasts. After this procedure, you won’t even need a push-up bra!
Other women can become self-conscious because they feel uncomfortable with how large their breasts are. Oversized breasts can cause back pain, neck pain, and skin irritation. Plastic surgeons can perform a breast reduction to remove fat, tissue, and skin from the breasts. Women who undergo this surgery are typically grateful that they don’t have to lug around any excess tissue.
Floppy thighs & arms
If squats and bicep curls aren’t defining your legs and arms the way you’d like, liposuction may be the solution for you. The plastic surgeon inserts a small tube into your trouble areas to help remove excess fat. Afterward liposuction, your arms and legs won’t jiggle like jello anymore.
These are just a few examples of how plastic surgery can help get rid of problem areas. There are other procedures that are specialized to help people more feel confident about themselves. Studying this interactive guide is a good source for identifying problem areas and additional solutions.