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Can a Tummy Tuck Belt Do What Abdominoplasty Can?

/ Dr. Aric Aghayan
Tummy Tuck Belt

Most people want a slim waistline and flat abs. But what are you willing to undergo to get these results?
Unfortunately, many individuals who desire a trim midsection aren’t realistic with what may be required to achieve their goals. For these individuals, the “Tummy Tuck Belt” may seem like an easier, less-expensive “miracle” solution — especially when compared to the marvelous results that can be achieved with real tummy tuck surgery.

Below, we’ll take a look at the recent Tummy Tuck Belt craze and examine whether or not this so-called “home tummy tuck belt” can actually work to slim your stomach, help with weight loss and boost your confidence.

What Is a Tummy Tuck Belt?

Do you want to learn how to tummy tuck at home? This product — the Tummy Tuck Belt or Tummy tuck system (also known as the “Tummy Tuck System Miracle Slimming”) — says it can show you.

The Tummy Tuck Belt is a new device catering to those with some extra weight on their midsections. Reviews for Tummy Tuck Belt claims the device’s ability to melt away fat and slim the waist causing weight loss.

However, what’s crucial to point out is that there have been no scientific studies proving these results are possible.

While it is true that not everyone who would like to improve the appearance of their midsection needs a tummy tuck, it is not true that a garment you wear can achieve the same results as a real tummy tuck.

If you simply have a bit of excess fat around your waistline, some strategic dieting and a consistently executed exercise plan may do the trick.

For others — those with lots of loose skin and separated abdominal muscles, for example — surgery will likely be required to achieve improvement.

Tummy Tuck Belt FAQs

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Does the tummy tuck belt really work?

For the most part, claims that the Tummy Tuck Belt works to melt away fat on the abdomen are unproven. While some individuals may have had luck with this product, there is no way that a nonsurgical technique (a garment you wear) can achieve the results that an actual tummy tuck surgery can.

What is the 10 minute tummy tuck?

The “10 minute tummy tuck” is a method of slimming the waistline at home, without surgery. The actual method requires a product called the Tummy Tuck Belt.

So, does a 10-minute tummy tuck work?

The claimed results of this product have not been proven. There have been no scientific studies verifying the effectiveness of this product.

Therefore, it’s important to read with discernment the many Tummy Tuck Belt reviews online. Some may be untrue while others may not be applicable to actual patients who have droopy loose skin on their abdomens and muscles that have separated due to pregnancy, gaining weight, or aging.

These issues are serious medical challenges that require surgical intervention and the expertise of well-trained and experienced plastic surgeons. There is no way to achieve tummy tuck surgery results without actually undergoing a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty).

Can a tummy tuck be done without surgery?

No, the only way to achieve the results that a tummy tuck can achieve is with tummy tuck (abdominoplasty).

How can I tighten my stomach without a tummy tuck?

This depends on what is meant by “tighten”. Those with excess fat on their stomachs may be able to exercise and reduce their caloric intake in order to lose weight overall and reduce the circumference of their midsections.

However, if an individual has separated abdominal muscles and/or loose skin on their abdomen, these issues are more difficult (and sometimes impossible) to correct with lifestyle changes alone.

While there are unique exercise protocols that may be employed to bring abdominal muscles together and, in this way, “tighten the stomach”, some patients with diastasis recti (separated abdominal muscles) may require surgery.

Furthermore, if you have loose abdominal skin, there is no way to correct this issue without surgery. Loose abdominal skin is usually caused by one or both of the following: excessive weight gain and/or pregnancy.

While losing weight and/or giving birth may allow the stretched abdominal skin to retract slightly, significantly stretched skin will never “bounce back” on its own. Surgery is required to actually cut off the extra skin — and this is what tummy tuck (an abdominoplasty) is in a nutshell.

How serious of a surgery is a tummy tuck?

Tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) is a significant surgery. Excess loose skin on the abdomen is completely removed, which requires a significant lateral scar, made low on the abdomen. Some  require additional vertical tummy tuck scars.

Your abdominal muscles will be tightened during this procedure as well, and most tummy tuck patients also undergo liposuction. The initial recovery period after tummy tuck takes several weeks.

Is abdominal belt useful to reduce belly fat?

Wearing an abdominal belt or a tummy tuck slimming system alone is not enough to reduce belly fat. While an abdominal belt or waist trainer can create a slimming effect and provide support during exercise, it does not directly burn fat or cause weight loss.

The most effective way to reduce belly fat is through a combination of regular exercise and a healthy diet. Incorporating cardiovascular exercises, strength training, and a balanced diet can help to reduce overall body fat, including belly fat.

Additionally, lifestyle factors such as getting enough sleep and managing stress levels can also contribute to weight loss and reducing belly fat.

What does tummy wrap belt do?

A tummy tuck system targets abdominal muscles and waist slimming. It also serves as an excellent tool for enhancing posture, thanks to its soft, yet sturdy and long-lasting neoprene material. By promoting an upright seating position, this revolutionary tummy tuck belt helps improve posture.

Tummy tuck belt cost?

The Tummy Tuck Belt, which is also referred to as the “10-Minute At-Home Tummy Tuck Method,” can be purchased online or from various retail stores. This product is priced at approximately $40, excluding shipping, taxes, and handling fees, and comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee (excluding shipping and handling costs). But this will not do the same as tummy tuck surgery and the tummy tuck cost is quit more than the tummy tuck belt.

Learning more about a Tummy Tuck Belt? Book a Consultation

Whether you’re certain you’d like to undergo tummy tuck or you’re just ready to learn a bit more about the procedure, a consultation appointment is the best place to start.

Board-certified Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Aric Aghayan specializes in tummy tucks and other life-changing cosmetic procedures.

Contact Après Plastic Surgery Portland to schedule a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Aghayan today — and start your journey toward a new you!



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