Are you considering tummy tuck surgery for loose skin or excess fat around your stomach? Also known as abdominoplasty, tummy tucks are one of the most popular plastic surgical procedures in the world. There are about 243, 000 tummy tucks performed each year.
While tummy tucks help many people to get a more sculpted midsection, a common concern is the scarring that can be left behind. Many patients wonder if their tummy tuck will leave scarring behind, and if so, will it be permanent?