Recovery + Body Lift

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What is the Typical Recovery from a Lower Body Lift?

I'm considering whether to get a tummy tuck or body lift and maybe some skin reduction on thighs if possible. I am currently a 157lb.,... READ MORE

So After a Belt Lipectomy; Can You Sit? is It Painful?

I was just reading where a poster on Real Self had a Belt Lipectomy; and as i read, it said it deals with the lower part fo the body (buttocks,... READ MORE

Body Lift After Weight Loss of 130 Pounds?

How long a recovery time should I expect after an extensive body lift. I have lost over 130 pounds and need to have excess skin removed and everything... READ MORE

What is the Best Preparation for a Successful Body Lift?

What preparatory measures like weight loss, exercise or adjusting medication dosage will maximize the probability of a successful body lift? What... READ MORE

Are There Benefits to Having Lower and Upper Body Lifts Done at Different Times?

What is the recovery time for each? Are there different side effects for an upper versus lower body lift? How often are upper and lower body lifts... READ MORE

Body Lift then Exercise?

Is it safe to lift weights right after a body lift? I'm undertaking a fairly heavy program of resistance training, and am worried lifting weights... READ MORE

Thigh Lift, Arm Lift, Abdominoplasty Done Together Concerns and Recovery?

I am having a thigh and arm lift, & abdominoplasty (including hernia repair) done together in 3 weeks, some lipo'ing will be done in all 3 areas.... READ MORE

What Type of Anaesthesia is Used for a Body Lift?

I want to know if the body lift recovery is going to require much time in the hospital because of the effects of the anaesthesia or other concerns? READ MORE

What is the comparison in recovery time, pain and discomfort between a lower body lift and an upper body lift?

I had an upper body lift in December (arms, breasts without implants, and flanks). I am considering LBL in the future. The UBL was not painful, but... READ MORE

When I asked about the risks the doctor seemed to think the risk really lies in the recovery rather than the OR. Is this true?

Hello I am a 33 yr old healthy female. I have consulted with PS about getting an Extended Tummy tuck (Abdominoplasty/flankplasty) and Breast... READ MORE

What is the recovery time for Lower Body Lift. And when is it safe to fly?

I had a tt 1.5 yrs ago & pleased with it. However, my dr & I agree that I may benefit more from an lbl. I may have this procedure done on Monday but... READ MORE

What can I anticipate during recovery after a lower body lift? (photos)

I've been considering weight loss surgery since I hit my goal weight in 2009. After losing 105 pounds, even at the age of 32, my skin is seriously... READ MORE

I lost around 50 kg, I believe I'm a perfect candidate for lower body lift. My concern is recovery - is 2 months enough?

Hi.. I am not from states, I will come from Saudi Arabia, I am a respiratory therapist, and my big concern is recovery time is two months enough to do... READ MORE

10 day post op on Body Lift, Thigh, and Buttock Lift. Can I do too much at this point of recovery?

Hello, I am 10 days post operative, body lift, thigh and buttock lift. I have been on my feet most of the day since 8 days post op.... I still have... READ MORE

What should I be prepared for as far as recovery and mobility are concerned immediately post-op and in the coming months?

I am having a lower body lift and a medial thigh lift in one surgery at a hospital with at least 1 overnight stay.I'm in good health. I've lost my... READ MORE

At what weight should I have surgery to remove excess skin?

In the past year, I have lost 200 pounds w/o bariatric surgery. I started my weight loss journey at 459 and now weigh just at 259. My goal weight is... READ MORE

Day 4 post-op, in a corset. How do I know if my operation was a success?

Hello there, I am a male 23 years old, young and healthy, lost over 90 Pounds in 2 years then stayed with my flappy extra hanging skin from my breast... READ MORE

Considering a back lift.

What is general recovery time and after care to ensure scar doesn't migrate Hope to be able to have an arm lift extended in to the side to remove... READ MORE

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