With Minilipectomy, excess skin at the bottom of the umbilicus is removed. This surgery is useful in patients with mild excess skin after pregnancy or after liposuction in which it is superfluous a little skin.
The minilipectomy is performed with a small incision, similar to that of a caesarean operation, approximately 15 cm. on the pubis, allowing muscles attach from the top and down the navel of 2-3 cm, to correct the little excess skin that appears above the navel, it is usually accompanied by abdominal liposuction, waist and back. In some cases you can do the marking of abs.
Usually patients are thin, which the main problem is the sagging that occurs in the abdominal muscles. The scar will be placed in the lower abdomen (at the level of the pubic hair) and can hide an undergarment or girdle. In this surgical procedure, there is no scar in the umbilicus.