Embrace Your Curves
Whether you've experienced significant weight loss, pregnancy, or the natural effects of aging, our body lift procedure can address sagging skin and contour multiple areas of your body, including the abdomen, thighs, buttocks, and arms. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Paul Fortes specializes in body lift surgery in Houston, a comprehensive procedure that removes excess skin and tightens underlying tissues to achieve a more toned and youthful silhouette. Dr. Fortes will meticulously tailor the procedure to your specific needs and goals, ensuring you achieve a natural-looking and balanced result.
Torsoplasty, Thigh-Knee Lift, Buttock Lift
“Body lift” is the term used to describe a number of different operations...
intended to remove redundant skin, especially in patients who have experienced significant weight loss. The redundant skin typically occurs in the region or regions of the body where the greatest loss of weight (in fat) has occurred. These regions can include the abdomen, the waist, the buttocks, the hips, the back, and the thighs.
Reclaim Your Confidence
Body lift, or body contouring surgery, is a cosmetic procedure that helps remove excess skin and tighten underlying muscles to create a more toned and youthful appearance. It is often performed after significant weight loss, but it can also be used to address sagging skin caused by aging, pregnancy, or genetics. There are many benefits to body lift surgery, including:
If you are considering body lift surgery, it is important to consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon, like Dr. Fortes, to discuss your goals and expectations. They will be able to assess your individual needs and determine if a body lift is the right option for you.
Sculpting a Youthful Silhouette
A body lift consultation is an important step in deciding whether this type of surgery is right for you. Dr. Paul Fortes is a double board-certified plastic surgeon with over 25 years of experience performing body lift surgery. He has a deep understanding of the procedure and can help you achieve the results you desire. During your consultation, Dr. Fortes will discuss your goals, expectations, and medical history. He will also perform a physical examination and review the risks and benefits of surgery.
Rejuvenate Your Body,
Revitalize Your Life
The results of body lift surgery are visible almost immediately, but the final results may take several months to fully develop. This is because the skin and tissues need time to heal and adjust to their new positions. In most cases, you can expect to see significant improvements in your body contour within a few weeks of surgery. However, it may take up to six months or more for the final results to fully mature. This is because the skin and tissues need time to fully heal and adapt to their new positions. The longevity of your body lift results will depend on several factors, including your age, lifestyle, and weight fluctuations. However, with proper care, the results of body lift surgery can last for many years.
Revealing Your Natural Beauty
Body lift recovery is a crucial phase that requires proper care and attention to ensure optimal healing and long-lasting results. During the initial recovery period, which typically lasts for several weeks, it's essential to focus on rest, hydration, and following your surgeon's instructions diligently. To promote healing, rest is essential. Avoid strenuous activities and limit your movement for the first few weeks. Additionally, elevate the treated areas with pillows to reduce swelling and promote drainage. Maintaining proper hydration is also crucial. Drink plenty of water and fluids to support the healing process. A balanced diet rich in fruits, vegetables, and protein is essential to provide your body with the nutrients it needs to heal.
Good candidates for body lift surgery are:
A body lift is generally considered a safe procedure, but, like any procedure, there are some risks. The risks of body lift surgery include:
To prepare for body lift surgery, you should:
Place your trust in deserving hands. Explore state-of-the-art options and design your personalized treatment plan with renowned plastic surgeon Dr. Paul Fortes. Your best results are within reach.