You may have attempted healthy eating and physical exercise, but still be dissatisfied with the appearance of your abdomen area. Weight loss, achieved through eating well and exercising, is an important aspect of overall health. Unfortunately, you may have discovered that your desired results haven’t been obtained in the midsection area. There are many reasons you might have sagging skin in this common problem area. These include; pregnancy, aging, heredity, and weight changes. Tummy tuck is a plastic surgery procedure that improves the shape of the abdomen. Your plastic surgeon will repair your abdominal muscles while at the same time removing extra fat. This process creates a flatter and firmer stomach region. As your body heals from surgery, the transformation becomes dramatically more noticeable. Your cosmetic surgeon works with you hand in hand to plan the course of action to reach your goals for this area of your appearance.