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Combining Tummy Tuck and Liposuction for Optimal Body Contouring

When exploring options for enhancing your body shape, you may come across tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) and liposuction as popular choices. A tummy tuck is designed to remove excess skin and tighten your abdominal muscles, offering a smoother and firmer abdominal profile. Liposuction, on the other hand, targets the removal of fat from specific areas of your body, not just the… Read More »


Liposuction Explained: What It Is and Who It’s For

Liposuction is a surgical technique designed to sculpt your body by removing unwanted fat from specific areas. Think of it as a fine-tuning method for your abdomen, thighs, buttocks, and arms – areas often resistant to diet and exercise. Despite common misconceptions, liposuction isn’t a weight-loss shortcut. It is a contouring tool for enhancing your body… Read More »


Upper vs. Lower Back Lift: Which Procedure Is Right For You?

After major weight loss, it’s common to experience some loose skin on various areas of the body. This may leave you feeling self-conscious or discouraged. Dr. Eric S. Schaffer provides body procedures to help lift areas that have developed loose skin, such as the upper and lower back. An upper or lower back lift can remove excess… Read More »



What You Should Consider Before Receiving Liposuction

  Liposuction is a cosmetic procedure where unwanted fat is removed from the body. It can be used on various areas, including the stomach, hips, thighs, arms, and buttocks. During the procedure, the surgeon will utilize a small device called a cannula to remove targeted areas of fat while reshaping existing fat to create a slim,… Read More »


The Ultimate Guide to a Mommy Makeover

The term mommy makeover was originally coined to designate a combination of procedures designed to address aesthetic concerns in the areas impacted by pregnancy and childbirth. However, this surgery is ideal for anyone interested in multiple cosmetic procedures to rejuvenate their figure. Most mommy makeovers combine liposuction, a tummy tuck, and a breast procedure, but there are… Read More »


Maintaining Your Results after a Tummy Tuck

Otherwise known as an abdominoplasty, a tummy tuck slims and shapes the stomach by removing excess skin and fat and tightening the abdominal muscles. This procedure is ideal for patients addressing loose skin and excess fat due to pregnancy, weight loss, or signs of aging. The results of a tummy tuck are immediate, but they can be… Read More »


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How Soon After Childbirth Can I Receive a Breast Lift?

With pregnancy and childbirth come various changes for your body, among them being breast ptosis (sagging). During pregnancy and breastfeeding, your breasts may become larger, causing the skin to stretch. As your body adjusts and returns to its original state, the breasts begin to sag due to the lost volume. With these changes, many women… Read More »


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Does Breast Augmentation Affect Breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding is a common practice for many mothers as it provides the proper nutrition needed for a growing baby. The CDC reports approximately 83% of mothers start breastfeeding their children when they’re born. With the popularity of breast augmentation, many mothers-to-be who have had this procedure may be wondering if they can still breastfeed their children. While most… Read More »


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What To Expect During Recovery From a Mommy Makeover?

A mommy makeover combines cosmetic procedures to simultaneously address multiple areas of the body. It varies from one person to another depending on their goals and the combination of procedures they choose. When you work with Dr. Eric S. Schaffer, for your mommy makeover in San Antonio, TX, he will personalize your procedure based on the results… Read More »


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