Archive for the ‘Body Contouring’ Category
With summer in full swing here in Georgia, the heat and sunshine leave the body more exposed. Some people feel great in sundresses, shorts, and bathing suits while others find it embarrassing to expose certain parts of their bodies. Many people work hard to get in better shape before summer arrives, yet they find that certain areas are more stubborn to trim down and replace fat with muscle. Genetics play a huge role in how each body stores fat, leaving many people feeling depressed and frustrated that all their hard work is not paying off. Liposuction is a procedure that is specifically used to remove pockets of fat to improve the shape of your body. continue reading
The kids are about to head back to school, which means you have survived summer. You have survived putting on a swimsuit and holding your head up high as you play in the water with your children. You have survived day in and day out of constantly meeting the needs of others while rarely having even a free minute to brush your own teeth. Why not reward yourself with a Mommy Makeover from Atlanta Plastic Surgery Specialists? continue reading
The temperatures are growing hotter by the week here in Georgia, and the shorts are already getting shorter. For many, showing off their legs is nothing new – of course they are probably young and have yet to have children. However, for many (especially women), the thought of putting on a pair of shorts only brings about thoughts of anxiety. As we age, fat deposits become more stubborn and are harder to get rid of. Despite living a healthy lifestyle and getting regular exercise, many people are still left with cellulite on their thighs making them look older, heavier, and less fit than they actually are. continue reading
There are times when life seems unfair to women in comparison to men, but maybe no more so than when it comes to the excess skin and fat that is present on the female body. As women age, their Body Mass Index (BMI) tends to move higher and higher. In many cases, it has nothing to do with diet or exercise, but with their changing metabolism as they draw closer to menopause. However, this increase in BMI tends to change women’s body rapidly so that they are not able to keep up with exercising and diet as fast as their bodies are changing. continue reading
An abdominoplasty, better known as a Tummy Tuck, is a surgery done to flatten the abdomen by removing extra fat and skin, as well as tightening the muscles in the abdominal wall. Many women suffer from loose skin and muscles after pregnancy or dramatic weight loss. Many men also have a lack of tone in their abdomen after weight loss or a long period of inactivity. At Atlanta Plastic Surgery Specialists, Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones is the trusted source for tummy tuck surgery. continue reading
Ever since the pictures of Kim Kardashian’s recent Paper photo shoot have gone viral, buttock lifts have been the subject of much discussion both in the media and around office water coolers all over the country. And, there is much to discuss. This procedure that has long been popular in countries like Brazil is now gaining popularity in the United States. This is thanks, in part, to well-endowed celebrities like Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez and Nicki Minaj. continue reading
Do you have problem areas on your body that are resistant to lifestyle changes such as dieting and exercise? For many women, the hips, buttocks and thigh area are a problem. For others, particularly women who have had children, the abdominal area can be challenging. As we age, it can be hard to get rid of fat in the upper arm area.
Do you have trouble wearing certain shirts because the sleeves around your upper arms are too tight? Are you embarrassed to wear a bathing suit or sleeveless shirts/sundresses due to excess skin and fat in the upper arm area? If so, maybe it is time to consider an arm lift. Arm lift surgery, also known as Brachioplasty, is a cosmetic surgery procedure that can be used to remove excess fat and skin from the upper arms. continue reading
If you have recently had a baby and are having trouble getting your groove back, you are not alone. Many women find it hard to get back into the swing of things after the birth of child. While you are thrilled with the result of your pregnancy and your new bundle of joy, you may not be so thrilled with your after-baby body. If sagging breasts and abdominal muscles and extra pounds are getting you down, maybe it is time to consider a Mommy Makeover.
Having a baby is a wonderful experience! However, being pregnant and breastfeeding can take a toll on your body. For many women, the changes in their body make it hard for them to feel sexy and confident, even after the baby weight is gone. This is why the “Mommy Makeover” was created.