Pregnancy is a wonder; motherhood is a gift. You're grateful. You also want your body back. This is what we do — we call it the Mommy Makeover. Using a combination of synergistic surgical procedures, we can help you get closer to your pre-baby body so you can look and feel like yourself again.
Women from Cambridge, Guelph and throughout Southwestern Ontario travel to the Cosmetic Surgery Clinic for an opportunity to rejuvenate their bodies after baby. Request a consultation online to meet personally with one of our talented plastic surgeons, or call our office at (519) 804-9822 to schedule an appointment.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding take a toll on breast fullness and perkiness. Combining a breast lift with breast augmentation surgery can provide pre-baby shape and volume.
Breast lift surgery may be as simple as raising the nipple and areola by a few millimeters with a small incision around the areola. However, it may also involve removing excess skin to tighten the whole breast skin envelope.
Breast augmentation involves an implant being placed in a space created behind the breast. The implant is a size, shape and surface texture that you have pre-selected with your surgeon.
The objective of liposuction is to improve your body's contours by removing unwanted fat deposits. While it is not meant for weight reduction, liposuction uses a hollow stainless steel tube with the assistance of vacuum suction to remove fat. Common sites for liposuction include: abdominal area, love handles, back, thighs and inside the knees. Localized fat deposits in these areas sometimes do not respond to diet or exercise; liposuction is sometimes the only way to reduce these deposits.
For a non-surgical alternative to liposuction, consider CoolSculpting®. This treatment uses freezing technology to shrink love handles, thighs, tummies and more. The CoolSculpting® technology safely delivers precisely controlled cooling to target the fat cells located underneath the skin. These targeted fat cells are frozen, causing them to die. The body then naturally flushes away these dead cells.
Pregnancy can result in loose or excess abdominal skin and fat, and a bulging tummy contour due to damage to the abdominal muscles. A tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is a three-step procedure that can be combined with breast surgery to provide a more youthful shape after pregnancy and breastfeeding. First, the contour of the abdomen is improved by tightening and repositioning the muscles of the abdominal wall. Second, excess skin and fat are removed. Third, liposuction is used to contour the abdominal wall and flanks. Results include a firmer, flatter abdomen reminiscent of your pre-baby body days.
The cost for Mommy Makeovers ranges from approximately $15,000 to $28,000 depending on the procedures performed and other factors. Patients typically end up paying less than if they had the procedures performed individually. We will provide you with a specific price for your procedure at your consultation. If needed, you can apply for flexible financing options through Medicard.
Contact us to schedule your Mommy Makeover consultation. Let us help you get your body back so you can feel great inside and out.