Body Surgery

Body Contouring

Body contouring, body shaping, body sculpting, or body lifts are typically considered after significant weight loss, pregnancy, and breastfeeding. There are a variety of contouring surgeries available, addressing specific area of concerns. Excess skin and stubborn or unwanted fat deposits are removed. Tissues are toned and tightened to achieve the desired contour. Sometimes breast implants are incorporated.

In many cases, procedures can be combined in into session. Your surgeon will perform an in-depth analysis of your condition before recommending any specific techniques.

Types of Body Surgeries

Other Common Body Shaping Procedures

Other common body shaping procedures include brachioplasty (arm lift), breast reduction, gynecomastia, (a circumverential body lift where a “belt” of skin is removed from the midsection). Labiaplasty is also growing in popularity. Genital tissues tend to heal extremely well with little or no scarring. A breast lift (mastopexy) can be employed to lift and tighten sagging tissues and/or reposition the nipples.

Body contouring surgeries should be carefully considered and planned. Schedule a consultation a plastic surgeon. Discuss your goals, concerns, and get answers to all of your questions.