Getting Back To Normal After Pregnancy

woman in swimwear covering face with hat while sunbathing by the poolWhen you become a mother, a lot of things change. Some of the changes that you will experience are physical. Your breast shape, skin elasticity, and even your pants size might change after you have kids. You may feel dissatisfied with the way your body looks after having kids. Some women need to do things to help them feel more at peace with their bodies. That means doing things like getting some exercise and having plastic surgery to fix things.

Be realistic 

Keeping yourself in shape will help you look and feel good after birth. If you’re like celebrity moms who get lots of extra help from professional chefs, personal trainers, or child care providers, trying to make yourself look like someone like them is unrealistic. Be patient with yourself. It may take several months for things to change. Prioritize giving your body the time it needs to heal.

Maintain a healthy diet

Keeping a healthy and balanced diet is important. Going on a juice cleanse or eating more calories than you should is discouraged. Even if you’re eating more than you usually would, breastfeeding can help you lose weight. According to the CDC, most women who breastfeed need 330 to 400 calories daily to meet their nutritional needs.

Get as much exercise as possible

Embrace your new look after having a baby by exercising regularly. It can help you get more energy and relieve stress. It can also help you sleep soundly. Exercise after having a baby can help you build muscle and lose weight. You should get at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity aerobic exercise every week after giving birth. You may benefit from doing muscle-building exercises such as pilates and yoga.

Plastic surgery may be an option

You shouldn’t expect to lose weight overnight by having plastic surgery. Consider having a mommy makeover if you’re unhappy with your body after your baby’s birth. This cosmetic procedure uses a combination of medical procedures designed to help you look and feel your best after giving birth. Reversing your body shape is possible through plastic surgery and hormone treatments.

When It’s Time For a Mommy Makeover: Call A Doctor For A Free Consultation

Give yourself a mommy makeover to regain confidence. Please call 512-450-1077 to arrange your free consultation with Dr. Andrew Trussler. 

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