Mommy Makeover

We’ve all seen in magazines and television news as some celebrity moms like Heidi Klum, Jennifer Lopez actresses or singers like Mariah Carey or Shakira, wanted to recover urgently to return to their pre-pregnancy fitness.

Having a child can is for the majority of mothers one of the greatest gifts of life. After maternity leave after having gone through one or more pregnancies, the body of woman has suffered a series of physical and hormonal changes, changing body shape,  and not always natural recovery comes to restore that way they looked before pregnancy. However, the task of recovering the pre-pregnancy figure, naturally, will require much time and effort, becoming a daunting task.

The plastic surgery procedures postpartum recovery of the figure,  can improve various areas of the body that have been affected by pregnancy and lactation, achieving recover the figure by cosmetic surgery after pregnancy.

It is not a standard procedure since these surgeries are custom designed for your specific needs. Involve a combination of treatments to resolve a number of issues in order to improve your appearance. Overall, we can say that often combine some of the following interventions and treatments:

  • Breast surgery, such as breast augmentation surgery or breast lift surgery to remove excess skin and an aspect of “sagging” breasts.
  • An abdominoplasty or tummy tuck to tighten the abdominal muscles and give the area a firmer stomach and flat appearance.
  • Liposuction to get rid of excess fat deposits that may accumulate in one or more areas of the body. 
  • Some treatment of facial rejuvenation, botox and treatments for shine and radiance to the skin.

On the first visit with Dr. Terrén, try between the patient and the surgeon to determine which areas of your body you want to improve and surgeries and more effective treatments to achieve full recovery of the figure.


The snuff can complicate the results of the surgery, so you must agree with Dr. Terrén reduced consumption few weeks before and after the intervention.

There are medications that reduce the ability of blood clotting, such as aspirin, so the doctor must inform their consumption and eliminate them from your treatment.

Dr. Terrén explain postoperative care and proper recovery time, as well as their expected return to work activities (1 to 2 weeks), personal and sporting regular (3-4 weeks). Explain the risks and possible complications, and the leaves will be given informed consent to read and sign.

Dr. Terrén will report the costs of surgery. There is no fixed price for all interventions and your case will be treated individually, including the costs of surgery and hospitalization if appropriate, fees surgical equipment and anesthesia. You can check with the clinic staff financing options that may be of interest (see financing).

It is performed under local anesthesia and deep sedation, which reduces postoperative recovery time and risks of surgery. The operative time is between one and two hours depending on the case; the patient may stay in the hospital 1 night for proper aftercare; in less complex cases you can leave the hospital.

You will remain in the hospital 24 hrs. or you can leave after surgery in some cases. You can walk around the room or even the hallway of the hospital. Take a few devices for drainage of waste fluids after surgery, but not all cases, that it must be maintained for 24 – 48 hours and you will be removed in the clinic of Dr. Terrén.

You should also wear an appropriate bra for several weeks after surgery, even to sleep.

Take analgesics to control postoperative pain for a few days, and antibiotics to prevent infection.

Rest for the first week and you must avoid tension in the breasts, like catching big weights or bending too much bending at the waist. The recovery time is about one or two weeks.

In four weeks you will go twice a week to the clinic of Dr. Terrén to receive lymphatic drainage massage on the treated areas, so that recovery is faster and better results. During these visits, Dr. Terren and his team monitor the proper evolution of the wounds and healing, and personally answer all your questions and comments. Also have access to a telephone number for any urgent requirement.

Here we present the before and afther photos of several cases of this surgery. 

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