Top 8 Post-baby Problems and Solutions
It’s definitely a life changing experience having a baby. But changes to your body need not be permanent! Here are top 8 problems and solutions for moms so you can still look and feel beautiful even after giving birth.
- Dark spots and pigmentation
Lighten darkened areas of the body such as underarms, groin and nape with Revlite, the all time favorite lightening laser treatment or Picosure, the most premium and fastest laser for depigmentation. Achieve fairer and smoother skin with Body Scrub with Bleach. For take home product you can indulge your darkened skin in, try our hot-seller Belo Whitening Cream.
- Post-baby belly
Are you like most women who are surprised they still look like they’re a few months pregnant even after giving birth? That round, flabby tummy called “post-baby belly” takes a lot of time to fully disappear after pregnancy. And sometimes that pregnancy pouch never goes away entirely on its own. Zap away unwanted bulges and excess fats with Exilis, a favorite RF treatment of those who want to tighten tummy area post pregnancy. A popular new treatment in the US, SculpSure specifically targets stubborn fats in just 25 minutes and result are seen in as early as 6 weeks with optimal outcome in 12 weeks. These non-surgical treatments can be combined with Belo Herbal Diet Pills, our all-natural supplement pills prescribed by our doctors, are proven to boost weight loss in a safe and healthy way.
If you opt to go the surgical way, like many of our female patients who want to instantly lose the bulging caused by fats on the tummy area from pregnancy, our Laser Lipo can just be right treatment for you. In just 2 hours, fat that you or your partner teasingly pinches will be permanently removed so your body is better shaped, and you can go back to your normal waist line.
- Stretch marks / loose belly skin
Make those unwanted marks less noticeable! Our Picosure and Fractional C02 treatments are best for eliminating stretch marks developed usually around the stomach, chest, belly button and thighs after pregnancy.
In the case of minor laxity, non-surgical skin tightening treatments like Exilis and the newest Thermilift can be done. A go-to surgical alternative called Tummy Tuck (or “mommy tuck” as it’s commonly referred to abroad), is for moms who have excess, sagging skin and fat in the lower abdomen that non-surgical treatments, diet or exercise cannot completely eliminate.
Put a stop to this embarrassing skin issue and prevent it from growing or spreading to other parts of your body or to your loved ones with our precise and scar-less Carbon Dioxide Laser treatment.
- Dull skin and tired appearance
Did your pregnancy glow suddenly disappear after giving birth due to stress and lack of sleep which led to dull skin all over? Get back your most-desired elusive healthy glow with IV Glutathione and Multi-vitamin Infusion for energy boost, immunity and radiant skin. Then, pamper yourself with Wet and Dry Dermabrasion for that irresistible soft as a baby skin your partner would definitely love! Rejuvenate not only your body but also your face with facial cleaning (Glycopeel for oily and acne-prone skin and Honey Almond for dry and sensitive skin), Instalift (instantly tighten, lift and contour loose facial skin), or HydraFacial (for fresh-looking, well-hydrated and soft to touch skin).
- ThermiVa – Non Surgical Vaginal Rejuvenation
ThermiVa is the newest non-surgical option for vaginal tightening. The treatment is based on radio-frequency heat which is applied using a slender hand piece to the desired areas needing rejuvenation. When the proper temperature heat is applied to the vaginal canal and surrounding tissue, collagen is regenerated. It firms and tightens not only the inner vaginal region but also the exterior folds. ThermiVa also treats incontinence (leaky bladder), vaginal dryness, orgasmic dysfunction (increases sensitivity) and mild prolapse. The procedure consist of three 15 to 30 minute treatments spaced one month apart. There is no cutting, no anesthesia, no pain and no recovery period. You may resume your normal daily activities immediately after each treatment. Not all women may be a candidate for this non-surgical procedure, depending on the severity of laxity, you may need surgical vaginal rejuvenation.
- Surgical Vaginal Rejuvenation – Vagina Tightening
Vaginal rejuvenation, also known as vaginoplasty, is a surgical procedure which tightens the inner vaginal canal muscles. Aging, multiple childbirths, injury and past surgeries may have caused the vaginal muscles to weaken and lose their firmness. The recovery period for this procedure is between 6 and 8 weeks, Dr. Belo will send you home with a complete post surgical care guide. Please contact us for a consultation to see if vaginal rejuvenation surgery is your best option to regain your youthful self and confidence.
- Labiaplasty – Reshaping the Labia Minora
Labia surgery or labiaplasty is a cosmetic procedure, it removes or reshapes the labia. Some women suffer from irritation due to large, long or thick labia causing discomfort during physical activities and sexual intercourse. Women also choose labiaplasty to improve their confidence and self esteem due to large labia. Wearing tight fitting clothes and swimsuits may be uncomfortable and embarrassing, labia surgery will reduce the size and shape of your labia. The recovery period after surgery is between 4 and 6 weeks, no heavy lifting, intercourse or swimming in public pools or the sea.
Please note that this is just a guide and one of our Belo doctors still need to assess the patient for best treatments suited for you. Some treatments may not be advisable for breastfeeding moms.