Thighplasty & Thigh Lift


Thighplasty & Thigh Lift

Thighplasty, more commonly known as thigh lift, is a popular cosmetic surgery procedure aimed at reshaping the thighs by reducing excess skin and fat. Many people opt for this procedure to achieve a smoother, more toned appearance in their upper legs.
Understanding Thighplasty or Thigh Lift
Many people struggle with sagging, uneven, or disproportionate thigh appearance due to weight loss, aging, or genetics. Thigh lift surgery can help address these issues by removing extra skin and fat, resulting in a more youthful and aesthetically pleasing contour. The surgery can consist of a few different techniques, depending on the patient's specific concerns and desired outcomes.
The Thighplasty or Thigh Lift Procedure

Thigh lift surgery is an outpatient procedure typically performed under general anesthesia. The specific technique selected will depend on the patient's unique needs and goals. Some of the most common approaches include:

  • Inner (Medial) Thigh Lift: This technique addresses sagging skin and excess fat on the inner thighs. The surgeon makes an incision in the groin area, extending down the inner thigh if necessary to remove the unwanted skin and fat.
  • Vertical Thigh Lift: This procedure focuses on the entire length of the inner thighs, an extended version of the medial thigh lift that removes excess skin and fat, resulting in firmer, smoother thighs.

Regardless of the approach, the surgeon will close the incisions with sutures and may place temporary drains to reduce fluid accumulation. Finally, a compression garment will be applied to support the newly contoured thighs and minimize swelling during the recovery process.

Benefits of Thighplasty

Achieves Smoother and More Toned Thighs

Thighplasty reduces excess skin and fat from the thighs, leading to a sleeker and more defined appearance. This helps individuals attain a more youthful and aesthetic contour that can be especially beneficial after significant weight loss, aging, or due to genetic factors.

Boosts Self-Confidence

With improved thigh contour and appearance, patients often experience a renewed sense of self-esteem and confidence in their body. Feeling good about one's appearance can significantly impact overall well-being and the way one perceives themselves.

Addresses Various Concerns

Thigh lift surgery offers tailored solutions through different techniques, such as the Inner (Medial) Thigh Lift and Outer (Lateral) Thigh Lift. These procedures can specifically target areas of concern, such as sagging skin on the inner thighs or disproportionate fat on the outer thighs, providing a comprehensive solution to thigh-related cosmetic issues.
Choose North Canyon Cosmetic Surgery
Our team here at North Canyon Cosmetic Surgery is committed to providing the best experience possible as you embark on your self-transformation journey. If you are considering the Thighplasty procedure, schedule an appointment to consult with Dr Hayes. His expertise can help you determine the best options to reach your personal goals. Contact us today to get started.
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