Healthy eating and physical exercise can go a long way in achieving the look you desire. But, you might find that certain ”problem areas” persist. One of these common “problem areas” is the tummy. Weight loss, achieved through dieting and exercising, is an important part of overall health. Unfortunately, you might have found that your desired results have not been obtained in the abdominal area. Saggy skin is one of the top common things treated with a tummy tuck. The purpose of a tummy tuck is to improve the overall shape of the midsection. During a tummy tuck your cosmetic surgeon will remove extra fat and also tighten the abdominal muscles, resulting in a flatter and firmer abdomen region. As your body recovers from surgery, the improvement becomes more and more noticeable. If you’re looking for a solution for this part of the body, then talk to your cosmetic surgeon about the benefits of getting a tummy tuck.