Diet and physical exercise can go a long way in achieving the look you want. But, you may discover that certain problem areas persist. One of these common “problem areas” is the abdomen. Though losing weight and physical exercise are important for your overall health they may not be able to get the results you want in this area. There are many causes of saggy skin, a common problem corrected with a tummy tuck, including: weight loss, aging, and pregnancy. If you are looking to improve the shape and overall appearance of your abdomen then you might want to consider a tummy tuck. Your cosmetic surgeon will repair your abdominal muscles while at the same time removing extra fat. This process creates a flatter and firmer abdominal region. Changes become even more noticeable as your body heals from the surgery and are permanent. Talk to a professional cosmetic surgeon if you’re looking to improve the look of your stomach area. Your plastic surgeon will be able to assist you plan the way to make it to your goal results.