A body lift encompasses procedures aimed at tightening loose, hanging, excess skin on the:
Your body lift could include any combination of thigh lift, arm lift, tummy tuck or belt lipectomy. Body lift surgery is often performed after bariatric surgery. If you are a bariatric surgery patient, you may have lost a significant amount of weight, which can leave behind stretched, sagging skin. For the most part, this type of excessive and inelastic skin will not shrink in response to any kind of exercise, and body lift surgery may be the most effective way of removing it.
Even if you haven't had bariatric surgery, you may still be unhappy with sagging skin caused by weight loss or aging. Not everyone is a good candidate for these skin tightening surgeries, but many people are and our experienced plastic surgeons can help you determine if a body lift is right for you. If you decide to have more than one skin tightening procedure, we can help you decide if it would be best to separate the surgical appointments or have them all completed in a single appointment.
If you are interested in a body lift in Denver, Lone Tree or the surrounding areas of Colorado, please contact Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery to schedule a free cosmetic consultation with one of our experienced and board-certified plastic surgeons.