You may have tried healthy eating and physical exercise, but still be dissatisfied with the look of your abdomen area. Though losing weight and physical exercise are important for your overall health they might not be able to get the results you want in this area. There are a lot of causes of sagging skin, a common issue fixed with a tummy tuck, including: weight loss, aging, and pregnancy. If you’re 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 region. As with other cosmetic surgery procedures, the results of a tummy tuck are permanent and become dramatically more noticeable as you heal. Talk to a licensed cosmetic surgeon if you are looking to improve the look of your abdomen area. Your cosmetic surgeon will be able to assist you plan the way to achieve your goal results.