It’s most helpful for people who have recently had weight loss surgery and are left with large amounts of hanging skin on the lower belly.
In some cases, a tummy tuck can help alleviate incontinence and back pain .
With a tummy tuck, your doctor will cut out excess skin while also tightening abdominal muscles. While the surgery itself won’t give you six-pack abs, it will make it easier for you to build abdominal muscles on your own through exercise in the future.
A tummy tuck may be a good fit if you: