What is Belly Button Reshaping
Belly Button Reshaping is a cosmetic surgery procedure that makes it possible to reshape the belly button and make it more appealing. The belly button is an important feature of the abdomen and significantly contributes to the cosmetic appearance of the stomach. Sometimes, the belly button can become misshapen due to previous abdominal surgery, or it may protrude out. Whatever the reason, many people are unhappy with their belly button.
Belly button reshaping surgery, also called umbilicus reshaping is a relatively quick procedure performed under local anaesthetic, meaning you will be awake for the whole procedure but you will not feel any pain. The surgeon will reshape your belly button to your desired shape and secure it with tape and a dressing.
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Following the procedure, you may feel bruised and sore but this will pass in a few days. You can take simple analgesia such as paracetamol if you require.
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Risks & Complications
As with any surgery, there is the small risk of complications with the surgery. At the time of your consultation, the expert we refer you to will take you through the risks in detail so that you can take an informed decision.
They will not push you for surgery and will give you all the time and guidance you need to take a decision. You will be given a comprehensive Patient Guide to take home with you. This will answer most of your queries and concerns. If you have any further questions, you can give them a call and they will provide their expert advice. You will love them for their honesty, integrity and professionalism.
Why choose Nu cosmetic Clinic
Our Cosmetic Surgeons are leaders in the field of cosmetic Surgery.
Your Consultation is Completely Free.
Cosmetic Clinics Conveniently Located Nationwide
An unrivalled level of Post Operative Care
The Clinics we refer you to are situated in Belfast, Birmingham, Bolton, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Liverpool, London, Leeds, Leamington Spa, Leicester, Preston and Sheffield.
Award winning, stylish and state-of-the-art, the clinics and private hospitals we refer you to are home to the very best staff and technology.
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How long does the procedure take?
Depending on the complexity of the procedure, the surgery normally takes about 90 minutes, not including time in recovery.
Are the results permanent?
Yes, the results of navel reshaping are permanent, however pregnancy and weight gain can alter the appearance of your belly button after the procedure.
When can I go back to normal day-to-day activities?
We recommend that people take a week off work following the procedure (more if your job is particularly physical). Strenuous activities, heavy lifting and intense exercise should be avoided for about 6 weeks after your surgery.
Are there any alternatives to this surgery?
No, the only way to change the shape of your belly button is by surgery.
Can I combine this procedure with other surgery?
Yes, you can combine this procedure surgeries. You can discuss this in full at your free consultation.
Will I have altered sensation in the area?
Whenever skin is cut, nerves are also cut; this may result in altered sensation to the area, particularly at the incision site. All care will be taken to maintain sensation as much as possible.
What weight should I be for surgery?
For the best aesthetic results, we recommend that you are at your ideal weight at the time of surgery as further weight loss or gain can change the results of your surgery.
When can I fly after the procedure?
You should check with your surgeon regarding safe timings of air travel following your surgery. Many airlines have their own protocols and you should inform your travel insurance company if you have had recent surgery.
We recommend that in the weeks after surgery, you are close to one of the locations Nu Cosmetic Clinic can refer you to in case you have any concerns, so foreign holidays may be best avoided until a few months after your procedure.
Am I too young/ too old for this procedure?
All clients must be at least 18 years of age to have surgery. We do not set an upper age limit for our procedures, suitability for surgery will be discussed at your free consultation with your surgeon.
Can I get a second opinion?
Yes, if you are at all unsure about what your surgeon has told you, we will be more than happy to refer you for a second free consultation with another surgeon.
Are your surgeons suitably qualified and registered?
All of the surgeons we refer you to are registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) and all relevant specialist bodies. Please feel free to ask the surgeon about his experience and qualifications at your consultation; they understand and support that this is vital information to your decision making process.
Where are your clinics?
Nu Cosmetic Clinic offers referrals to a range of locations across the UK.
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Belly Button Reshaping Price
Any form of cosmetic enhancement is very personal, so prices are bespoke dependent on your individual needs. As a rough guide, you can expect to pay £1990 – £3990.
A definitive price for your procedure will be given at your free consultation with your cosmetic surgeon or relevant specialist practitioner.
Remember, we often have offers & can sometimes price match other providers, so call us on 08000 30 29 30 with any queries.
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