If your goal is to be able to enjoy your plastic surgery results just in time for summer, don’t wait until the warm summer sunshine comes back out to plan your procedure. In fact, the cooler fall and winter months can be an excellent time to start your planning for a big reveal by June*. Take a look at these four crucial steps to planning your mommy makeover.
Choose a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
The first step to planning any plastic surgery procedure is to choose the right plastic surgeon for the job. Be sure tolook forboard-certification, experience and before and after mommy makeover photos when selecting the right plastic surgeon for you.
Schedule Your Initial Consultation
Once you’ve narrowed down your search for the right plastic surgery practice, it’s time to schedule your first consultation. During this time, you can discuss your cosmetic concerns with your plastic surgeon and he or she should be able to help you decide on the best time to schedule your plastic surgery.
Book Your Mommy Makeover
[pullquote]If you’re hoping for a big mommy makeover reveal by summer, try to schedule your procedure no later than March*.[/pullquote]
As a general rule of thumb, try to book your mommy makeover 3 to 4 weeks in advance to make sure you have enough time to prepare*. Prior to your plastic surgery date, you should have another in-office visit with your plastic surgeon to go over specific pre- and post-operative guidelines.
Plan for a Restful Recovery
Keep in mind that your mommy makeover results aren’t going to appear overnight, so make sure your factor into your timeline a few weeks of recovery time*.
*This information is for education only and is not meant as a guarantee of results. Your results may vary.