The primary goal of a thigh lift is to help mold or re-shape the thighs so they are more in proportion with your legs, buttocks and abdomen. The procedure will help the front of the thighs look smoother, the inner thigh will be firm and flat and the muscles in thigh area will be more highlighted as well as a distinct fold that separates the thigh and the buttock.
Thigh Lift Surgery
Thigh lift surgery is additionally beneficial for someone who has lost a lot of excess weight, either through weight loss surgery or diet and exercise. When you lose a large amount of weight, there is typically excess skin, especially in the thigh area. This type of aesthetic procedure will typically help weight-loss patients feel better about their bodies.
Types of Procedures
There are several different types of incisions that can be made for a thigh lift:
A vertical thighplasty is done to remove the excess skin from the inner thigh area.
A ‘T’ shaped incision can be used to decrease the amount of skin in a horizontal and vertical directions.
Outer thigh lifts are done to remove excess skin from the hip to the groin area and are typically performed in conjunction with a belt lipectomy or tummy tuck procedure.It is important to keep in mind that if the procedure recommended for your particular needs includes removal of fat, it is not a surgery intended to specifically target fat deposits, but to remove only small fat amounts in the area of the thigh lift. Before Dr. Sheila Nazarian will provide a thigh lift, she will examine you to determine if you are a good candidate for the surgery and explain the procedure in detail, including other options that may be available, if you also want extra fat removed.
For more information on Thigh Lift or to find out if it’s the right procedure for you, call Nazarian Plastic Surgery at (310) 773-3039 or Request a Consultation ». Our Beverly Hills location is conveniently located near major roads and freeways, so it’s easy to find our office.
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