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How many pounds will be removed with a tummy tuck?
A tummy tuck and any other cosmetic procedure is not a weight reduction surgery, it is a body contouring surgery. You need to lose the weight with a proper diet and exercise. The result of cosmetic surgery is best when you are at or around your ideal body weight.