The Mommy Makeover: Restoring Your Body After Childbirth

The Mommy Makeover: Restoring Your Body After Childbirth

by Michael R. Burgdorf M.D., MPH
The Mommy Makeover: Restoring Your Body After Childbirth

The Mommy Makeover: Restoring Your Body After Childbirth

by Michael R. Burgdorf M.D., MPH


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Is a Mommy Makeover Right for You?
MOMS SACRIFICE EVERYTHING for their children, especially their bodies. Pregnancy, breast-feeding, and months of sleepless nights can take a heavy toll, often changing their bodies forever. You DO have a choice. The Mommy Makeover is the proven way to reverse the physical impact of childbirth through safe, effective plastic surgery. Dr. Michael Burgdorf, an award-winning plastic surgeon, shows you how to make the decision for cosmetic surgery, how to prepare for it, and what to expect each step of the way from consultation through recovery. With a Mommy Makeover, you’ll regain your body: a flatter tummy, tighter skin, and rejuvenated breasts through simple outpatient surgery.
Inside, you’ll learn how to: • Give yourself permission to have surgery • Discuss the surgery with your spouse, children, family, and friends • Set your expectations • Choose specific procedures that are right for your body • Select the right surgeon • Prepare yourself, your family, and your household for surgery • Plan your recovery
Discover how a Mommy Makeover can boost your self-confidence, improve your “As a busy, working mom of two young kids, time is not something I have a whole lot of! Dr. Mike’s book has provided me with invaluable information, all in one place, about my options when it comes to taking care of myself and my body. This book is a fantastic resource for understanding exactly what goes into the Mommy Makeover and addresses all of the questions that I could possibly think of... I can’t wait to pass this along to my mommy friends!” - Suzi Ellis, luxury brand publicist and small business owner

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781599325170
Publisher: Advantage Media Group, Inc.
Publication date: 07/16/2015
Pages: 180
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

MICHAEL R. BURGDORF, MD, MPH is a board-certified plastic surgeon and owner of Music City Plastic Surgery in Nashville. His passion for listening to, caring for, and educating patients earned him the “Patient’s Choice” and “Most Compassionate Doctor” Awards from for the past four years in a row. Vitals also named him one of the “Top Ten Plastic Surgeons in Tennessee” in 2014. Additionally, Dr. Burgdorf was named the National Winner (and the Nashville city winner) of “The Doctors’ Choice Award in Plastic Surgery” for 2014.

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Table of Contents

Preface: My Path to Plastic Surgery
Mommy Makeover Myths
Mom, Isn’t It Time for You?
What Is a Mommy Makeover?
Is a Mommy Makeover Right for You?
Let’s Talk: Discussing Your Mommy Makeover with Your Spouse
What a Mommy Makeover Isn’t
Preparing for Your Mommy Makeover
Choose the Right Surgeon
Explaining Your Mommy Makeover to Your Children
Discussing Your Mommy Makeover with Family and Friends
Planning for Your Mommy Makeover
Riding the Emotional Roller Coaster
Planning for Recovery
Your Mommy Makeover for the Long-Term
Tummy Tuck
Breast Procedures
Breast Augmentation
Breast Lifts
Breast Reduction
Other Breast Procedures
Labiaplasty and Vaginal Rejuvenation
Facial Procedures
Skin Care
Healthy Eating for Maintaining Your Mommy Makeover

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