Healthy eating and physical exercise can go a long way in achieving the appearance you desire. But, you may find that certain ”problem areas” persist. One of these common “problem areas” is the tummy. Weight loss, gained through dieting and exercising, is a very important aspect of overall health. Unfortunately, you may have discovered that your desired results haven’t been obtained in the midsection area. There are a lot of causes of sagging skin, a common issue corrected with a tummy tuck, including: weight loss, aging, and pregnancy. Tummy tuck is a cosmetic surgery procedure that improves the shape of the stomach area. During a tummy tuck your plastic surgeon will remove extra fat and also tighten the abdominal muscles, resulting in a flatter and firmer abdominal area. As your body heals from surgery, the improvement becomes dramatically more noticeable. If you are seeking a solution for this part of the body, then speak with your cosmetic surgeon about the benefits of getting a tummy tuck.