Thigh Lift

Leg lift surgery, known as leg aesthetics or thigh aesthetics, is a surgical procedure applied to tighten the sagging skin tissue in the upper leg after frequent and rapid weight gain or liposuction.

The negativities experienced by people may be such that they cannot be resolved by performing leg stretching exercises. This makes leg aesthetics necessary. The operation, performed by Promed Clinic specialists, improves the quality of life and allows for more comfortable mobility.

WHAT IS LEG AESTHETICS?

Leg stretching aesthetics is an operation that surgically removes excess skin and fat tissue in order to recover sagging in the inner-outer thigh and hip regions. It can be performed simultaneously with the body lift (lipectomy) operation to improve the general body contours.

Different methods can be used in leg aesthetics. Depending on the degree of need in the body, laser lipolysis, lipomatic or liposuction are some of them.

Leg stretching procedures, which are used in cases where applications such as sports, diet, and massage are insufficient, recover the relaxation in the upper leg area with soft tissue and aim to correct deformations.

ADVANTAGES OF LEG AESTHETICS

Leg stretching surgery, which is needed in cases such as sudden excessive weight loss, post-pregnancy, is the easiest and fastest recovery process of sagging seen with loss of elasticity. It is the only way to treat excessive sagging that cannot be resolved with sports or a healthy diet.

The sagging in the thigh area can sometimes be at a level that can cause patients to feel discomfort due to friction. Especially in summer, this friction brings problems such as diaper rash or fungus, depending on the clothes worn. Considering all these problems, upper leg stretching becomes necessary. Since this procedure will prevent health problems as well as eliminating the person's aesthetic concerns, it is recommended that people with upper leg sagging should definitely see a specialist.

WHAT SHOULD BE CONSIDERED BEFORE THE SURGERY?

Since it affects the blood and oxygen going to the tissues, smoking should be stopped 2-3 months before the operation. The person should also stop using blood thinners during the 2 weeks before the surgery. If there is a medical condition such as high blood pressure, it should be checked before surgery. By examining a series of tests requested by the specialist, the operation process can be decided when no problem is seen.

HEALING PROCESS AFTER LEG LIFT SURGERY

It is necessary to use a corset for about a month after the procedure. Not to hinder the use of corsets accelerates the healing process. In this process, it is very important to avoid heavy movements in order to protect the stitches. It is also necessary to pay attention to the hygiene of the seams. You should not drive for 2 weeks, and exercise should be avoided for 4-6 weeks. No shower should be taken for two days after the procedure.

WHO CAN BE DONE?

The stretching process, in which the excess tissues in the leg skin are removed and tightened to the desired form, can be applied to anyone over the age of 18 who needs such a procedure. It is preferred in skin loosening due to excessive weight loss, excess in the leg area after birth, sagging of the leg skin with age. In the tests performed by Promed Clinic specialists, the process is planned if there is no obstacle to the surgery.

HOW IS LEG AESTHETIC MADE?

Preoperative examinations are very important in leg aesthetic operations. A procedure is determined according to the situation by determining the amount of adipose tissue and sagging in the area to be treated. The expert starts the process by deciding which methods will be applied together. Leg aesthetics is performed under general anesthesia within an average of 2-4 hours, depending on the procedure to be applied and the needs of the region.

It starts by making an incision from the inner part of the upper leg, sagging is collected under the skin to provide an aesthetic appearance. If there is an advanced level of slack, excess skin and adipose tissue are removed and the skin is tightened. This incision is made along the thigh and inguinal fold. If the procedure will be performed on the outer leg and hip, an incision is made from the groin to the back of the upper leg. If the skin is too thick for stretching, liposuction can be used. A drain is placed in the leg to prevent fluid accumulation after the operation.

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