At SKN, we have numerous patients that wish to improve the look of their abdomen and achieve a sleek look. Due to increased awareness about this procedure, they know tummy tuck is a good option for them to explore.
Is Weight Loss Through Tummy Tuck Possible?
It is definitely possible that you can lose weight after a Tummy Tuck Surgery. Though you can go through this procedure (known as abdominoplasty as well), but it depends on several factors. It is dependent on how much excess skin you have, who much fat needs to be removed, and what kind of fat removal technique are you going through.
If you wish to lose weight after a tummy tuck, excess skin might be a huge barrier. After a significant amount of fat is removed, you could have lose skin that as help up by fat, now hanging down your body. This skin could weigh anything around 4 to 10 pounds. Though after abdominoplasty itself, patients have been noticed to lose 15-20 pounds.
If you go under this procedure after conditions like an injury, pregnancy, or aging, the amount of weight lost could only be around 2 to 5 pounds.
Another thing that plays a huge role in how much weight you can lose, is excess abdominal fat. During this procedure, this kind of fat is removed from the body. If you have a little too much of excess abdominal fat, the best way for you to go can be a combination of liposuction and abdominoplasty.
After adding liposuction to your list, you can easily lose around 11 pounds more. In total, you could lose around 28 pounds! Isn’t that music to our ears?
Overall excess body fat is another significant determining factor for how much weight can be loss by these procedures. The amount of weight you can lose is dependent upon how much excess fat exists in all of your body. As skin removal and tucking makes exercise easier for you, you can burn all those calories off in no time! After the procedure, you will be left only with 2 to 10 pounds to lose left overall for achieving the perfect body. Our goal-oriented clients, that know just what they want, work their best at it. After the procedure, you can continue to lose about 8 pounds. It becomes more motivating and easier to achieve as the clients know they are only a few pounds away from their goal now.
What Kinds of Tummy Tuck Can I Go For?
When you arrive at tummy tuck in Islamabad, there will be three types available to you; a mini tuck, a full tuck, and extended tuck. A mini tuck can be targeted on loose skin and fat on your lower abdomen. It obviously helps with only lesser weight loss than a full tuck, or an extended tuck. A full tuck works at the whole abdomen, yielding maximum results for you. The last type is the extended tuck. By going under this procedure, you can lose the most amount of weight possible by any of the three. This covers not only your abdomen, but also your sides, hips and back. These are the spots that most people gain weight in first, including your abdomen. Once these are gone, you can be left sculpted and feeling beautiful.
Is It Possible To Gain Weight After Tummy Tuck in Islamabad?
It is unfortunate, but true that fat can be gained again after abdominoplasty. While you should know that this procedure tends to remove fat cells and tissue from the body to reduce fat, it does not mean all the fat cells are removed. There is a need to stick to a balance diet and exercise after this procedure. If there are more calories consumed, hence more fat stored, the remnant fat cells can expand in size and ruin the achievement you had after the procedure.
Following Are The Ways to Maintain Your Weight:
- A good diet – just make sure you make healthy choices
- Exercise – burn calories, isn’t that what we want?
Focusing on all parts of the body that can gain weight