You may have tried diet and physical exercise, but still be dissatisfied with the appearance of your abdominal area. Though weight loss and physical exercise are important for your overall health they may not be able to achieve the results you want in this area. There are many reasons you might have saggy skin in this common trouble zone. These include; pregnancy, aging, heredity, and weight changes. The goal of a tummy tuck is to improve the overall shape of the midsection. Your plastic surgeon will repair your abdominal muscles while simultaneously removing extra fat. This process creates a flatter and firmer stomach area. As your body heals from surgery, the transformation becomes dramatically more noticeable. If you’re considering a tummy tuck, speak with your cosmetic surgeon today.