Southlake Plastic Surgery helps mothers get their body back after baby. Although childbirth is a joyous experience, it also takes a toll on a woman’s body. It’s common for women to gain 25 to 40 pounds while pregnant, and most of this weight is stored as fat in the abdomen, thighs, hips, and breasts. Breasts will also enlarge in preparation for nursing. During pregnancy, sometimes weakness develops in the muscles in the abdomen, and stretching of the skin as the baby grows. This stretching causes stretch marks, which are a breaking of the skin’s collagen fibers. Mommy makeover plastic surgery deals with these issues by using procedures which tighten the tummy, including liposuction and tummy tucks.