Even with healthy eating and physical exercise you may still find yourself unhappy with the body of your abdomen. If you’re still not happy with the look of your abdominal area, even after attempting everything, a tummy tuck may be a viable option. There are many causes of saggy skin, a common problem fixed with a tummy tuck, including: weight loss, aging, and pregnancy. If you are looking to improve the shape and overall appearance of your midsection then you may want to consider a tummy tuck. A tummy tuck flattens the abdomen by removing fat and improving abdominal muscles by tightening them. The end result is that the area is flat and firmer. As with other plastic surgery procedures, the results of a tummy tuck are permanent and become more and more noticeable as you heal. Talk to a trained cosmetic surgeon if you are looking to improve the appearance of your abdominal area. Your plastic surgeon will be able to help you plan the way to make it to your desired results.