Different surgeons use these terms in varying manners. A regular tummy tuck implies a scar around the belly button, a tightening of the muscles, and a wide scar. A mini tummy tuck implies either a shorter scar, and/or not making an incision around the belly button, and/or not tightening the muscles. More aggressive liposuction is typically also part of a mini tummy tuck.n`p� ortant thing to look out for is any sign of a blood clot. Calf pain, swelling of one leg, and shortness of breath are all extremely serious signs and you should be seen immediately if any of these occur. Shortness of breath mandates an immediate call to 911.