You might have attempted diet and physical exercise, but still be dissatisfied with the look of your abdomen area. If you’re still not happy with the look of your midsection, even after attempting everything, a tummy tuck may be a good option. Sagging skin is one of the most common problems corrected with a tummy tuck. The purpose of a tummy tuck is to improve the overall shape of the midsection. During a tummy tuck your plastic surgeon will remove excess fat and also tighten the abdominal muscles, resulting in a flatter and firmer abdomen region. As with other plastic surgery procedures, the results of a tummy tuck are permanent and become dramatically more noticeable as you recover. Speak with a trained cosmetic surgeon if you are looking to improve the appearance of your stomach area. Your cosmetic surgeon will be able to assist you plan the way to achieve your desired results.