Lost Weight and Left with Saggy Skin?
Flabby skin due to weight loss, multiple pregnancies and aging factors…?
Do you feel an awkward appearance due to sagginess of the skin?.
Now by Body Lift, you can improve the shape and tone of the underlying tissue that supports fat and skin. Excess sagging fat and Flabbu skin are removed to treat conditions caused in part by poor tissue elasticity. In addition, the procedure(s) can improve a dimpled, irregular skin surface, commonly known as cellulite.
Sagging buttocks and skin around the waist following massive weight loss can be lifted up by combining skin excision and fat grafting in necessary areas. Depending on the location of the excess skin, patients may choose to undergo either an upper, mid, or lower body lift.
Body Lift Procedure
At Go Cosmetic Clinics, Body Lift Procedures are carried out under general anesthesia and an additional dose of local anesthetic, this procedure focuses on one part of the body at a time. The incisions will be made in areas where they can be easily concealed till full recovery is attained.
You could be a good candidate for Body Lift if you have-
- Loose skin in your buttocks and back of thighs
- Loose skin in your hips and side of thighs
- Relatively thin layers of fat below the skin of these areas
- Acceptance of the thin scars around the waist
- Loose abdominal skin or in your inner thighs
- Patients who have had massive weight loss
- hangging skin over arms
The mark of a good surgeon is – Minimum and concealable incisions with maximum precision and effect
The excess fat, muscle and skin will then be extracted and the incision points will be closed up with temporarily attached drains and dressing. The sutures may or may not be dissolvable. No big movement or heavy lifting is allowed and pressure garments may be prescribed for first two weeks. Around four weeks should ideally be taken off work.
We help you to decide
If you don’t need this procedure but rather just a couple of tiny tucks, be assured that we’ll let you know for it’s important for you to do only what’s essential for your body and not go overboard with it. For this reason, we provide a one-on-one consultation with our specialist surgeon Dr. Yakout Alaraji.The following will be discussed in detail –
- Your goals of having a body lift surgery
- A clear idea of what you want to achieve and what is achievable and what is cannot
- The total number of mini-surgical procedures and their techniques
- Your medical history and daily habits to check each procedures’ suitability
- A transparent breakdown of the total expenses to be expected
- The recovery and what to expect in what time period
- The potential risks involved in your case and how they can be avoided
There are a variety of different techniques used by Plastic Surgeons for a body lift. The exact technique that will be used upon you will be discussed with your Surgeon. Incision length and pattern depend on the amount and location of excess skin to be removed, as well as personal preference and surgical judgment.
Body Lift can be combined with other Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery procedures like Liposuction, Tummy Tuck, Breast Reduction, Breast Augmentation, and Breast Lift. These procedures not only remove excess skin and fat, they also improve the unsightly stretch marks and create an uplifted, shapely, youthful and fuller appearance. A Body Lift can be.
Central Body Lift
This procedure is also called Belt Lipectomy. In Central Body Lift, excess skin and fatty tissue is removed circumferentially from the belly, hips, back, buttocks, and outer thighs.
Lower Body Lift
Lower Body Lift is performed to shape buttocks and inner thighs by removing excess skin and fat from these areas.
An arm lift, also known as brachioplasty, a surgical procedure to remove loose skin in the upper arm (typically caused by aging or massive weight loss).
Since body lift is a long surgical process, the recovery process will take time. The immediate results of this surgery include scars, which may stay for longer than expected. You may also feel numbness and an overall decrease in the sensation. To control swelling, you will have to wear compression garment. Moreover, you need to ensure that you consume well-balanced diet and avoid consumption of tobacco and alcohol.
Our post-operative team of doctors will provide in-depth instructions and regular follow-ups to ensure a healthy recovery. The full-fledged flawless results on your body can be experienced six to eight months later although the difference can be felt immediately.
We understand your need to have a great young body without burning a hole in your pocket and complicating your health. This though guides us to provide you with the best pre-operative and post-operative preparation and care respectively.
Walk in for a consultation today to find out your chances at a flexible and supple body!