Southlake Plastic Surgery helps women get their body back after baby. Although childbirth is a wonderful thing, it also takes its toll on your body. It’s common for women to gain 20 to 35 pounds during pregnancy, and this weight is stored as fat in the abdomen, hips, breasts, and thighs. Breasts will also get bigger in preparation for lactation. During pregnancy, sometimes weakness develops in the muscles in the abdominal wall, and stretching of the skin as the baby grows. This stretching can cause stretch marks, which are a breaking of the skin’s collagen fibers. Mommy makeover plastic surgery addresses these issues by using procedures which tighten the tummy, including tummy tucks and liposuction.