What is a Mommy Makeover Pittsburgh?

A mommy makeover is designed to revitalize the look of your body to give you a look of higher energy and youth.  Mommy Makeover Pittsburgh is one of the most sought after cosmetic procedures for women according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.  This is a group of custom procedures designed specifically for your goals and needs.  So the package is different for each mom.

The combination of procedures help to revitalize your overall look after having children.

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Mommy makeover after pregnancy


Some of the options for a mommy makeover:

  • breast augmentation
  • breast lift
  • breast reduction
  • tummy tuck
  • abdominoplasty

Most women begin with recontouring of their breasts and midsection.  Other procedures are added to compliment these results.

You may choose a breast lift because your breasts seem to sag after childbirth.  The diagram below shows how your breasts can be gently lifted and firmed as part of your mommy makeover.

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Mommy makeover with breast lift

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In addition, you may want to increase the size or projection of your breasts.  You can read more about breast augmentation here.

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Example of tummy tuck

Would you like to flatten your tummy area?  Then a tummy tuck, also called an abdominoplasty, will help you to achieve that.

Who can benefit from a mommy makeover Pittsburgh?

If you don’t love how your body has changed since having children then you might want to consider a mommy makeover.  Often women find that their breasts have lost their fullness or that they have begun to sag.  Other women are concerned that their midsection does not look as flat and youthful as it once appeared.  Some women find that their waist has increased in size after pregnancy.

Would you like to lift your bust and possibly enlarge it?  Would you like a slimmer, flatter tummy area?  If yes, you may be a good candidate for these procedures.  Dr. Lorelei Grunwaldt is THE expert at taking the time to understand your wishes and helping you to reach your goals.  Many women feel she has the best chairside manner of plastic surgeons in Pittsburgh.

Which mommy makeover procedures are best for me?

First, make an honest assessment of your body.  During this assessment think through what some of your goals are for various body areas.  Then, schedule an appointment for a consultation so that you can discuss at length what you desire.  Harvard trained, Dr. Lorelei Grunwaldt is well known across the tri-state area among women who want to recontour their bodies.

Most common mommy makeover packages chosen

Many women choose to have their breasts lifted and enlarged a bit and at the same time flatten their tummy area.  This combination can give you a look that turns heads like you did before you had children.  You can also choose to slim your legs or your upper arms with liposuction in combination with other procedures.

Recovery time for a mommy makeover Pittsburgh

For your procedure you will be comfortably sedated.  You will experience no pain during your procedure.  Obviously, your recovery time will vary depending on the procedures that you choose.  A rule of thumb is that for about six weeks you will be restricted from lifting heavier objects including children who are toddlers or older.

The Mommy makeover Pittsburgh is designed so that you can regain the appearance you love and deserve.  It will benefit you and your loved ones when you feel better about yourself.  Schedule a consultation with Dr. Grunwaldt to learn more.  Dr. Grunwaldt has trained many of the up and coming plastic surgeons at the University of Pittsburgh.