Abdominoplasty is a major surgical procedure to remove excess skin and fat from the middle and lower regions of the abdomen and restore the abdominal wall. The procedure can significantly reduce the appearance of abdominal fat folds. Must however take into account that produce a permanent scar, which can extend from hip to the other. If you are interested in abdominoplasty, the following can clarify the main issues related to the procedure - when indicated, how it's performed, and what results can be expected. It can not answer all possible questions as there are aspects that depend on each individual and the physician. Please ask your surgeon about any aspect incomprehensible.