full vs mini tummy tuck

General Overview:

There are multiple ways to lose weight and it can be very effective if you do it with consistency. nonetheless your weight loss is of no use if you have got down on multiple Kgs yet your skin still looks bulky heavier and sagging.

It is mandatory to choose a Tummy Tuck in Dubai especially after you have lost a certain amount of weight that has caused your skin to become loose and sagging. Just not it. There can be other reasons also apart from losing weight that make your skin sagging such as post pregnancy body, abdominal surgeries etc. The major types of tummy tuck include mini tummy tuck and a full tummy tuck learn more about their differences and benefits. 

What is a Full Tummy Tuck?

A tummy is a minor surgically invasive procedure in which the  body’s abdominal fat and skin is excised off to achieve a perfectly toned flat and elastic tummy.

There are two types of tummy tuck : 

full tummy tuck and a mini tummy tuck. 

A full tummy tuck is done in the entire abdominal excising of this skin and fat which is located all over the tummy/ abdomen.

What is a Mini Tummy Tuck?

A mini tummy tuck is done below the line of the naval and slightly above the bikini line for stop to get a minute or a full tummy tuck depends upon the patients choice as well as the age-related to healing of the candidate.  The dynamic clinic treats very patients with full and mini tummy tuck in Dubai based on their requirements and needs.

Who are the Right Candidates for Mini Tummy Tuck and Full Tummy Tuck?

If you think that the skin and fat present in your abdomen lies anywhere below the belly button and above your pubic area then a mini tummy tuck is best for you.

Whereas, for those who would need to get rid of the complete abdominal fat and skin starting from right below the thorax or the chest should go for a full tummy tuck. 

What are the Major Differences Between a Full Tummy Tuck and a Mini Tummy Tuck?

A following item major differences between a mini tummy tuck and a full tummy tuck

Difference in Surgery:

In case of a mini tummy tuck the incisions are made below the belly button and only a small or minimum amount of fat and skin is removed and sutured back. 

However in the case of a full Tummy tuck the incision is done from down below the chest ensuring that complete abdominal Fat and the skin is  removed that is loosen. 

In case of a mini tummy tuck the sutures are fairly less. 

For a full tummy tuck maximum amount of stitches are required. 

Location of the Treatment:

For a mini tummy tuck the surgeon makes incisions in the lower quadrant of the abdomen just above the bikini line.

For full tummy duck the incisions will be made starting from where the skin has start to sag which is preferably 6 to 7 centimeters above the naval. 

Cost Difference:

As far as the cost is concerned mini tummy tuck fairly costs less than a full tummy tuck. on average a full tummy tuck in Dubai its priced anywhere between  2,000 AED to 3,000 AED.

In the case of mini tummy tuck the price may vary from 1,500 AED to 2,000 AED.


Since our mini tummy tuck is not as invasive as a full tummy tuck it takes a very less time to heal for stop patients normally recover from a mini tummy tuck within two to three weeks however a full tummy tuck would generally take longer than four weeks to heal and you may require a lot of post operative instructions to follow after a full tummy tuck surgery. 


Since I’m mini tummy tuck is not a very harsh and extensive surgery that I’m requires is fairly very minimum First off an ideal surgeon would normally take one hour to two hours for a mini tummy tuck surgery to perform.

A full tummy tuck in Dubai will take generally a little longer so stop it can last for about three to four hours depending upon the amount of sack present in the candidate and the surgeons skills also matter in the time taking for the surgery. 

What are the Post Operative Instructions After Tummy Tuck?

  • Do not bend or lift any heavy objects
  • try to take a balanced diet free of oily and fatty foods
  • after complete healing from your surgery try to brisk walk daily
  • in case of pain followed by the surgery take the painkillers prescribed by the surgeon
  • maintain a healthy lifestyle to prevent relapse of the surgery
  • in case of women, you should try to avoid pregnancy for at least an year followed by a tummy tuck. 

The bottom line!

Abdominoplasty either a mini tummy tuck or a full tummy tuck in Dubai are the best ways through which you can have a flat tummy just like how you admire from the celebrities on screen.

You can also have such a body by booking an appointment in the Dynamic Clinic for a tummy Tuck as early as possible since there is a long list of candidates waiting for it.