Mommy Makeover

Reclaiming Your Body After Motherhood: The Power of Mommy Makeovers

Motherhood is a beautiful journey filled with immense joy and unconditional love. However, it can also take a toll on a woman’s body. Pregnancy and childbirth can lead to physical changes that leave you feeling insecure and self-conscious. Here at 22 Plastic Surgery, we understand these challenges. That’s why we offer Mommy Makeovers, a suite of procedures designed to help you regain your confidence and feel comfortable in your own skin.

The Effects of Motherhood on Your Body

The phrase “Mommy Makeover” perfectly encapsulates the goal. Motherhood can leave its mark in several ways:

  • Breast Changes: Breasts can lose volume and firmness due to pregnancy and breastfeeding. They may also sag or become uneven.
  • Abdominal Changes: The abdomen can stretch significantly during pregnancy, leading to loose skin and stubborn fat deposits.
  • Weight Fluctuations: Weight gain and loss are common during and after pregnancy. This can leave behind unwanted stretch marks and uneven fat distribution.
  • Vaginal Changes: Childbirth can sometimes cause changes to the vaginal area, leading to discomfort and a decrease in self-confidence.
What is a Mommy Makeover?

A Mommy Makeover is not a one-size-fits-all procedure. It’s a customized approach that combines different cosmetic surgeries to address your specific concerns. Here are some of the most common procedures included in a Mommy Makeover:

  • Breast Augmentation: This procedure enhances breast size and fullness with implants, restoring a more youthful appearance.
  • Breast Lift: A breast lift elevates sagging breasts, improving their shape and position. It can be combined with augmentation for optimal results.
  • Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty): This procedure removes excess skin and tightens the abdominal muscles,creating a flatter, firmer stomach.
  • Liposuction: Liposuction removes stubborn fat deposits from specific areas like the flanks, abdomen, or back,creating a more sculpted body contour.
  • Vaginal Rejuvenation: This procedure addresses changes in the vaginal area after childbirth, improving intimacy and overall well-being.
Beyond Physical Restoration

While the physical transformation is significant, the true benefit of a Mommy Makeover lies in the emotional boost it provides. Many women experience a renewed sense of self-confidence after undergoing these procedures. They feel more comfortable and empowered in their own skin, which can positively impact their relationships and overall quality of life.

Considering a Mommy Makeover?

If you’re considering a Mommy Makeover, it’s important to choose a board-certified plastic surgeon with extensive experience in these procedures. Here at 22 Plastic Surgery, we offer personalized consultations to discuss your goals and concerns. We’ll create a customized treatment plan that addresses your specific needs and ensures a safe, positive outcome.

Look at Real Results 🙂

The 22 Plastic Surgery Gallery has a dedicated section showcasing real moms’ journeys. Browse before and after photos to see how these procedures can address common concerns after childbirth. You’ll get a realistic idea of the results and how a Mommy Makeover might help you feel more confident in your own skin.

Ready to look and feel your best?

Let our experienced team create a personalized plan to help you achieve your goals. Book a consultation with our Utah team today!

Beyond the Classic Mommy Makeover

We understand that every woman’s journey is unique. That’s why we offer a variety of options beyond the classic Mommy Makeover. Here are some additional procedures you might consider:

  • Non-Surgical Options: We offer non-surgical options like injectables and laser treatments for those who prefer a less invasive approach.
  • Body Contouring: Procedures like liposuction can be used to address specific areas of concern beyond the abdomen and flanks.
  • Facial Rejuvenation: You may also consider facial rejuvenation procedures like Botox or fillers to enhance your overall appearance.
Does all the work happen in one session?

Not necessarily! While some women choose to have all the procedures included in their Mommy Makeover done at once,it depends on several factors:

  • The extent of the procedures: A more complex Mommy Makeover with multiple procedures like breast augmentation with lift, tummy tuck, and liposuction might be best tackled in one surgery, to minimize recovery time and anesthesia exposure.
  • Your overall health: Your doctor will assess your health and determine if you’re a good candidate for a longer surgery under general anesthesia.
  • Your personal preferences: Some women prefer to break down the procedures into stages for various reasons, like financial planning or allowing for more recovery time between procedures.

Here’s a breakdown of the two main approaches:

Single-Stage Mommy Makeover:
  • Pros: Faster overall recovery time, only one anesthesia experience, potentially lower overall cost (reduced facility fees and anesthesia charges).
  • Cons: Longer surgery time, potentially more physically demanding recovery.
Staged Mommy Makeover:
  • Pros: Easier recovery for each individual procedure, allows for better budgeting between procedures.
  • Cons: Takes longer overall to achieve the final results, requires multiple anesthesia experiences.

During your consultation with a board-certified plastic surgeon like the team at 22 Plastic Surgery, you can discuss your goals, health, and preferences to determine if a single-stage or staged Mommy Makeover is right for you. They can explain the pros and cons of each approach and help you create a personalized treatment plan.

The Choice is Yours

The decision to undergo a Mommy Makeover is a personal one. There’s no pressure to conform to societal standards. We believe in empowering women to make informed choices about their bodies and well-being.

What Fellow Moms Have to Say About a Mommy Makeover:

“Dr. Moores was outstanding. I was unsure of the treatments I wanted and needed. Dr. Moores took the time and explained the differences of potential treatments. He suggested through his expertise and professionalism his recommendations I needed. Dr. Moores’ suggestions were right on! I can’t thank him enough!” – Alec, Patient at 22 Plastic Surgery


My experience with Dr Reuben and his staff has been exceptional. I had a mommy makeover that included breast lift and augmentation, tummy tuck, and liposuction on my torso and legs. I felt comfortable the minute I walked into the office and every step along the way. Dr Reuben explained everything well and set realistic expectations for my results. I’ve been so happy with everything! My breasts are the exact shape and size I was hoping for. My stomach looks great! Dr Reuben knows what he’s doing and is a very skilled surgeon. Everything has been fantastic and exceeded mv expectations! – B

Schedule a Consultation Today

If you’re interested in learning more about Mommy Makeovers or any other cosmetic procedures we offer, contact 22 Plastic Surgery today. We’ll schedule a personalized consultation to discuss your goals and answer any questions you may have. Remember, you deserve to feel confident and beautiful in your own skin. Let us help you reclaim your body and rediscover your inner glow.