With Abdominal Etching, Plastic Surgeons Help Patients Get ‘Six-Pack Abs’

Even with a good diet and workout routine, some men and women have trouble getting the toned abdominal appearance they want. For these patients, a technique called abdominal etching can help in creating the classic “six-pack abs” physique in men or three-vertical-line abdomen in women, reports a study in the April issue of Plastic and Reconstructive…

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Abdominal Etching Procedure Gives Patients ‘Six-Pack Abs’

Abdominal etching is a safe and effective way to help both men and women achieve “six-pack abs,” according to a report published in the April issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Tarik M. Husain, M.D., from Mosa Plastic Surgery in Miami, and colleagues present their practice of abdominal etching preoperative markings, surgical technique, and postoperative…

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New plastic surgery technique makes belly fat look like chiseled abs

With summer fast approaching there’s no shortage of people doing their best to score beach-worthy bodies, but a perennial interest in physical fitness is often associated with people who just can’t seem drop weight and keep it off. Fat deposits around the midsection are notoriously difficult to shed, but a new plastic surgery technique promises…

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