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Scarring from Body Lift

I have excess skin due to massive weight loss and it is recommended that I get a body lift. I did not have any surgeries, but was on medication for... READ MORE

Scars After Body Lift, Will They Ever Fade?

I am thinking seriously of performing a body lift after I lost 100 lbs but I am too concerned about the scars. I want to undergo an arm lift, thigh... READ MORE

Can I Remove the Loose Skin on my Backside and Thighs in One Surgery and What Scars Would I Have?

I am male, 28 year old and lost 140lb over 10 years ago. This left loose skin across my body. I have had a gynaecomastia procedure and full... READ MORE

Compression Garments are killing me! Is it shaping me or reducing swelling, reducing scars etc? Super excited re results (Photo)

I am post op day 9 from a belt lipectomy, tummy tuck and arm lift. I have had a pretty easy journey with pain hovering 5-6 out of 10 and sometimes 7.... 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

Anterior T Scar for Bodylift Due to Previous Scar?

I recently met with my surgeon and he told me that because of an old barely noticeable tummy ring scar I have just above my navel (about 0.2in wide, 0... READ MORE

7 Months After Lipectomy Skin Still Bruised. Is It Permanent?

I had a lipectomy and breast lift with implants in January. It has been 7 months and my right side is still bruised. Will it ever go away? I also want... READ MORE

I had a posterior body lift for loose skin about 6 months ago, and the scars are uneven, what can be done?

I had a posterior body lift for loose skin about 6 months ago. The scar on the right side is in the correct position, but the left is too high. In... READ MORE

Does driving after a lower body lift widen scars?

Would getting in and out of a car widen lower body lift scars? READ MORE

Lower body lift scar issues 8 months PO, is this normal? (photo)

I had a lower body lift 8 months ago recently I discovered some discomfort and notice that I have like a blister and it feels tender. It hurts when I... READ MORE

Had a lower body lift 7 months ago after loosing 100 lbs. I'm concerned about my scars. (photos)

Scars are raised and red post lower body lift. Will they get better on their own or do I need treatment? Any suggestions on how to address?  READ MORE

Any suggestions for Body lift scars hiding?

My body lift scars are 3 months old. They are flat but dark and discolored and other are still red. I am applying all the creams prescribed by my ps.... READ MORE

Scar healing phases. (Photos)

I had a body lift 10 weeks ago but unfortunately, 3 weeks into my recovery the back incision opened (left side), and that part of the incision now... READ MORE

Will chronic acne on my butt cause problems with having a lower body lift?

I have recurring acne, sometimes painful, and many scars on my buttocks. Will this interfere with having a lower body lift? Trying to get in to see a... READ MORE

I developed a pressure ulcer(?) after lower body lift. How long do these usually take to heal? How bad will the scar be? (Photo)

I had a lower body lift. For the first week, my buttom area was hurting really bad every time I sat or laid down, all the time. Exactly 1 week later,... READ MORE

How hard would it be to fix body lift scar that's too high? I'm worried because it shows above my pants (Photos)

I had a lower body lift in July. I'm thrilled to be able to move without the loose skin knocking my pants down so I feel petty even asking this but I... READ MORE

I'm 2.5 months post lower body lift & spiral thigh lift. Is it normal to have little energy?

I'm noticing I still tire easily and I used to be high energy before surgery. Is this normal? I'm also noticing my scar has gone from pink/red to a... READ MORE

Could my surgery be redone? Is this acceptable work for a PS? Incision openings with a corset trunkplasty. (photos)

I had a corset trunkplasty March 4th 2016. About a month after my incisions started opening, my PS had left the clinic 7 days after so I have only... READ MORE

Scar tensile strength

If scars only have 80% of the tensile strength of normal skin does that create any limitations for someone who underwent a lower body lift? Will I be... READ MORE

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