Mommy Makeover

Mommy Makeover in Baton Rouge, LA

While pregnancy is undoubtedly one of the most fulfilling and exciting experiences of a woman’s life, carrying a child to term can cause changes to the body that no amount of diet or exercise can help. These alterations may affect your confidence and overall well-being long after you have given birth and finished breastfeeding. However, with mommy makeover procedures, you can help address multiple concerns and look and feel more like yourself again. 

With utmost precision and artistic creativity, Dr. Robyn Daugherty is a Baton Rouge mommy makeover surgeon who strives to help you reach your aesthetic goals through quality surgical care.

Rejuvenating your body and restoring your confidence with the best mommy makeover in Baton Rouge, LA is easier than ever. Contact Daugherty Plastic Surgery at (225) 235-3884 or complete our online form to schedule your consultation today! From our location in Baton Rouge, we are dedicated to serving plastic, reconstructive, and cosmetic surgery patients throughout Louisiana. 

What Is a Mommy Makeover?

Mommy makeover is an umbrella term given to various breast and body rejuvenation procedures designed to enhance women’s appearance and self-confidence. Despite the nickname, you don’t have to be a mother to get this customizable procedure done. Any woman who has cosmetic concerns related to aging, hormonal changes, and weight fluctuations can benefit from this transformative surgery. 

Typically, a mommy makeover can address:

  • Sagging breasts
  • Loss of volume
  • Extra weight around the abdomen
  • Redistributed weight 
  • Overall shape and tone
  • Stretch marks

Other procedures you might choose to include as part of your mommy makeover for full body rejuvenation can include: 

What Are the Benefits of a Mommy Makeover?

Motherhood is a tough job that often goes unappreciated. Don’t let the changes of pregnancy, breastfeeding, and aging affect your body and make your life more challenging. Enhance your figure with a mommy makeover to lessen the impact of those bodily changes, restoring your self-image and self-confidence. 

A mommy makeover concentrates on enhancing your appearance with the following improvements:

  • Correcting sagging breasts and restoring breast volume
  • Eliminating extra weight around the abdomen or redistributed weight 
  • Enhancing overall shape and tone
  • Reducing stretch marks
  • Correcting abdominal diastasis
  • Providing a more proportioned body contour

Am I an Ideal Candidate for a Mommy Makeover?

Typically, mommy makeover candidates in Louisiana are women who are in relatively good mental and physical health and looking to enhance the appearance of their post-pregnancy bodies. While mommy makeover procedures will not remove excess weight, they do enhance body contours and definition. Dr. Daugherty recommends that you are close to your ideal, stable weight for at least six months before your procedure.

Mommy makeover candidates in Baton Rouge should: 

  • Live a healthy lifestyle
  • Be non-smokers or willing to quit before surgery
  • Be finished with childbearing and breastfeeding
  • Have realistic expectations 
  • Understand the surgical risks

Patients who are not candidates for a mommy makeover are:

  • People with excess weight, or with visceral fat (fat below the abdominal wall around the organs) 
  • People actively losing weight
  • People who are currently pregnant or breastfeeding
  • People who wish to become pregnant again

Your Mommy Makeover Consultation

During each patient consultation, Dr. Daugherty focuses on hearing your complaints, goals, and what you envision as your ideal endpoint. She will review the details, risks, and benefits of mommy makeover procedures, and she’ll be honest about which options can best address your concerns and particular situation.

Before leaving your consultation, Dr. Daugherty will ensure you feel informed and comfortable making decisions about your mommy makeover. With high-quality care, compassion, and dedication to each patient, Dr. Daugherty is your choice for exceptional mommy makeover results in Baton Rouge.

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Dr. Robyn Daugherty is a double board-certified plastic surgeon with extensive training and experience conducting procedures of the breast, body, and face. She is committed to improving and enriching her patients’ lives with beautiful, natural-looking plastic surgery results and exceptional patient care. Dr. Daugherty invites you to meet with her for a friendly and informative consultation to learn more about your goals and discuss your treatment options.

Why You Should Choose Dr. Daugherty as Your Mommy Makeover Provider

Double board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robyn Daugherty chose plastic surgery because of the precision it demands and the creativity it allows. Combining her extensive medical expertise and artistic touch, Dr. Daugherty improves and enriches her patients’ lives with beautiful, natural-looking results that increase self-confidence and esteem. 

Dr. Daugherty is a wife and mother with firsthand experience in the bodily changes and insecurities that pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding bring about. Her goal is to help you restore your body confidence with naturally beautiful results.

What Can I Expect During a Baton Rouge Mommy Makeover Procedure?

Dr. Daugherty knows everyone has different goals. That’s why she will customize your mommy makeover to address your specific concerns. However, here are some general steps you can expect.

Check-In and Anesthesia
Plan on arriving about an hour before your procedure. After our friendly team has welcomed you and checked you in, Dr. Daugherty will ensure you are comfortable, answer any last questions, then make her surgical markings. Once your anesthetist has sedated you, Dr. Daugherty will begin your mommy makeover procedure.
Mommy Makeover Procedure
According to your procedural plan, Dr. Daugherty will begin your mommy makeover as determined by your individual needs. The procedure can include: Breast augmentation, Breast lift | breast lift with implants, Breast reduction, Tummy tuck, Liposuction, Labiaplasty, Arm lift, Thigh lift
Mommy Makeover Aftercare
You will need someone to drive you home and stay with you for the first few days to assist you with everyday tasks you might find tricky, especially if you have small children. Dr. Daugherty may write you prescriptions for pain medication and antibiotics. Depending on which procedures were part of your surgical plan, you may need to wear compression garments, such as an abdominal wrap or surgical bra, to minimize swelling and improve your new contours. For those with physically demanding jobs or small children to care for, plan on having four to six weeks of recovery time. Patients with sedentary jobs could feel well enough to return to work in two to three weeks. Avoid strenuous activities and exercise for at least six weeks.
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Restore Your Body and Renew Your Self-Image With a Mommy Makeover!

You’ll love the confidence-boosting, long-lasting mommy makeover results you get from Dr. Robyn Daugherty, one of the best mommy makeover surgeons in Baton Rouge! 

Contact Daugherty Plastic Surgery at (225) 235-3884 or complete our online form to schedule your consultation today!


Baton Rouge, LA, Mommy Makeover

Typically procedures targeted to restore youthful contours to  breasts and abdomen after changes that occur in pregnancy and nursing.   Massive weight loss patients may also qualify for this combination of procedures even without a prior history of pregnancy. 

The cost of your mommy makeover will depend on your specific needs and the procedures required to achieve your desired goals. Following your consultation, Dr. Daugherty’s team will provide you with a breakdown of the costs.

Pricing can range from 16,000 to 24,000

A mommy makeover can be any number of a combination of procedures to contour the post baby body.  Most often, when people refer to a mommy makeover, they are talking about a tummy tuck and some sort of  breast surgery. Breast surgery can be either augmentation, breast lift, breast lift with augmentation, or breast reduction.  Any of these can be combined with fat grafting to the breasts. 

Typically around 6 hours.  Depending which procedures are needed for your body type, it could be shorter or longer. 

You should be at a goal, healthy and stable weight prior to surgery.  You should have a healthy lifestyle with good eating and exercise habits so that you are able to maintain your results.  You should be in a healthy and happy frame of mind. 

It is recommended that patients are done having children prior to investing time, money and energy into this transformative surgery.  Subsequent pregnancies may negatively impact your results.

Most people take 2 weeks away from a desk job.  Those who do not have desk jobs may resume light duty after 2 weeks.  There is no heavy lifting or straining for 6 weeks post operatively. 

You should be at a healthy, goal weight prior to surgery.  It is not recommended to have surgery at your highest weight or lowest weight for that matter if to achieve that weight you are doing unsustainable and unhealthy crash dieting.  Your weight should be stable for at least 3-6 months prior to surgery.

You should immediately begin walking and performing your own activities of daily lifting.  For hardcore or heavy exercise, we recommend waiting at least 6 weeks.

Dr. Daugherty safely performs multiple of these procedures each week.  She is very thorough, and would not agree to do your surgery if it were not safe.

You will be in an abdominoplasty garment and a surgical bra for 6 weeks post-operatively.  While you are recovering at home, loose fitting clothing that will go over your garments are best.  Think like an early post-partum uniform. 

 Initially you will sleep propped up like in a recliner or in a reclined position in bed. 

 Dr. Daugherty recommends waiting at least 6 months for the abdominoplasty portion to allow your uterus to fully contract and your body to return to as normal as possible prior to surgery. 

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