Can A Mommy Makeover Get Rid Of Diastasis Recti?


The list of permanent changes to a woman’s body during pregnancy is a mile long. From sagging breasts and stubborn areas of fat, to excess skin and stretched stomach muscles, pregnancy and breastfeeding is a marathon of constant sacrifice for moms. Even with diligent exercise and dieting, many moms still struggle to get back into “fighting shape.” That’s where the mommy makeover comes in. With the mommy makeover, Beverly Hills moms can totally transform their bodies and get slim and sexy figures in one procedure. In fact, it is quickly becoming one of our most popular procedures because of the incredible results that our patients get.

However, many of our patients suffer from pregnancy-related issues that are deeper than sagging skin. In fact, one common problem after pregnancy is deep damage to the stomach muscles call diastasis recti. Of course, the question we get from patients with this issue is “can a mommy makeover get rid of diastasis recti?” In this blog post, we’ll look at some of the procedures that are commonly included in the mommy makeover. We’ll also look at how the mommy makeover corrects diastasis recti.

If you’re suffering from diastasis recti or other issues related to post-pregnancy, call Dr. Bruno today at (310) 461-3855. The breathtaking results that our patients get from Dr. Bruno have brought many of our moms to tears. His meticulous precision and dedication to the art and science of plastic surgery have made Dr. Bruno one of the most popular surgeons in Beverly Hills. As a board-certified surgeon, Dr. Bruno has undergone many years of rigorous training to pursue perfection when it comes to his craft. Contact us today to learn more about the mommy makeover and get started.

What is a Mommy Makeover?

Beverly Hills moms that get a mommy makeover will usually get several cosmetic procedures performed at the same time. This allows moms to totally rejuvenate their appearance with one procedure and one recovery period. The procedures usually include at least two of the following:

Depending on the patient, their goals for the procedure, and their body, the mommy makeover can include other procedures also. An arm lift, butt lift, and more can also be added to the mommy makeover. Beverly Hills patients will discuss which procedures they want with Dr. Bruno during their consultations with him.

What is Diastasis Recti?

The rectus abdominis muscle stretches across the front of the stomach. For some women, their pregnancy will actually tear that muscle as their belly expands. When this happens, it is called diastasis recti.

What About Diastasis Recti and the Mommy Makeover?

Beverly Hills moms that suffer from diastasis recti have a couple of options. One option is to simply get surgery to correct the diastasis recti. There is a procedure just for that. However, what many moms choose to do is get a tummy tuck included in their mommy makeover. During the tummy tuck, Dr. Bruno can also repair the torn muscles from the diastasis recti.

If you’re suffering from diastasis recti or if your stomach just isn’t as flat as it used to be before your pregnancy, call Dr. Bruno today at (310) 461-3855. Our mommy makeover procedure has changed our patients’ lives, and it can do the same for you.