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A lower body lift is ideal if you are struggling with excess skin and fat creating a saggy, uneven skin surface which no amount of diet and exercise can remedy. Areas affected often include the abdomen, buttocks, hips and thighs.
New York’s Advanced Dermatology’splastic surgeon is able to contour your lower body by tightening the wall muscles in the affected areas. This includes removing excess fat, tissue and skin, whereafter the skin is then redraped. Improving the lower body shape and skin surface.
Sometimes referred to as a belt lipectomy, the lower body lift cosmetic surgery is ideal for candidates who meet with the following criteria:
It is important to approach your consultation with candor since your surgeon may discuss some of the following with you:
The consultation will include a physical examination during which your surgeon may also take detailed body measurements and discuss your body lift options.
Our patient-intake form may also give you an idea of what to expect during your initial consultation.
Surgery is done under sedation, or anesthesia, and will require extensive incisions depending on the surgical site and specific lower body area. During the procedure your surgeon will:
Depending on the nature of your surgery, you may be required to stay overnight for monitoring and pain control.
You should follow your board-certified plastic surgeon’s aftercare instructions with great care to ensure optimum recovery and healing after surgery. These instructions may include:
With all surgeries there are potential risks to be aware of. Some of the risks associated with a lower body lift, no matter how rare, include:
Your surgeon will discuss potential risks and complications with you in detail during consultation.
With more than fifty locations in NY, you can contact us to schedule your lower body lift consultation with plastic surgeon today.