Healthy eating and physical exercise can go a long way in achieving the appearance you desire. But, you might find 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 might not be able to get the results you wish in this area. Sagging skin is one of the top common problems treated with a tummy tuck. If you are looking to improve the shape and overall appearance of your abdomen then you might want to consider a tummy tuck. During a tummy tuck your cosmetic surgeon will remove extra fat and also tighten the abdominal muscles, resulting in a flatter and firmer abdominal area. As with other plastic surgery treatments, the end result of a tummy tuck are permanent and become dramatically more noticeable as you recover. If you’re seeking a solution for this part of the body, then speak with your cosmetic surgeon about the benefits of getting a tummy tuck.