The surgery takes 2-3 hours to perform and is outpatient surgery. Recovery usually takes 2-4 weeks with no physical exertion for at least 4 weeks. A compression garment or girdle is worn in the postoperative period to decrease swelling.
An outer thigh lift can also be performed to tighten the skin of the outer thighs.
Often people who desire an outer thigh lift actually need a body lift in order to best achieve their goals.
The exact surgery to be performed is always customized to each and every patient. Everyone’s body is unique as well as their desires and expectations. At the time of your consultation, Dr. Boll will spend time to listen to your desires and goals and then she will formulate a specific treatment plan and explain it to you.