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Will Insurance Cover Removal of Extra Skin?

I am 51 years old and used to weigh 280 lbs. Six years ago, I lost all the weight; now I weigh 100 lbs. i had 2 c-sections, a tubual ligation through... READ MORE

Do Fat Cheeks Causing Depressions Need Surgery?

I am a 21-year-old male. I would like to know whether my case would require surgery or just weight loss. I am not huge, but I do have a couple of... READ MORE

When is the Correct Time to Have Axillary Breast Tissue Removed?

Hello, I have a significant amount of axillary breast tissue under both underarms. It's very unsightly and painful. Because this isn't that... READ MORE

Procedure to Improve Neck and Chin Area After Weight Loss?

I'm 40 years old that has had a horrible neck/chin line since my early 20s. I lost a lot of weight and still have this problem. From this picture,... READ MORE

Can the "Flap" From my C-section be Fixed?

Since my son's birth my weight has fluctuated a bunch (between 20 and 70 lbs) due to a suspected thyroid disorder and PCOS that my OB/GYN thinks... READ MORE

After 130lb Weight loss Mons Pubis Area is Stretched and Lax

Is there a procedure that will correct the area to make it smaller taking away the laxity;like a tuck for the mons area? When I wear jeans it makes an... READ MORE

HS surgery and major weight loss?

I have hidradentitis suppurativa in the groin area. I have lost 65 lbs and am now in the normal weight range. I have excess skin in the abdominal and... READ MORE

Weight Loss and Tear Trough Hollows

I am a 30 year old female and have always been thin. Three years ago I became very ill and went from 95 pounds to 83 pounds within 3 weeks. Since... READ MORE

What to Do After Conflicting Advice from Plastic Surgery Consultations?

One PS says I need lipo of the trunk area in addition to my TT, while the other said it was not necessary. Also, I have about 25 lbs to lose before... READ MORE

How Will Surgery After Weight Loss Affect Surgery After Pregnancy?

I'm 18 and am getting a lapband soon and after I lose weight (goal 100 pounds). I will need plastic surgery to have a body I feel good about and like... READ MORE

Is Plastic Surgery Necessary After Massive Weight Loss?

I'm 5'9" and weigh around 490 lbs. I would like to try and get down to 200 lbs without surgery. I think I can do this, however.Would it be... READ MORE

Plastic Surgery for Someone with a BMI of 40+?

I'm still fairly young (early 20s). Most of my weight issues seem to be hereditary. I also have asthma, and have dealt with depression due to other... READ MORE

Plastic Surgery to Achieve Ideal Weight?

I turned 18 in july, and I've been overweight since I can remember. I've tried too many diets to count and they haven't worked for me. I'm 5'10"... READ MORE

Multiple Procedures After Massive Weight Loss

I’m turning 36 and I want a Quick lift, Thigh lift, Breast implants, Buttock lift and Liposuction in various places. I have lost a tremendous... READ MORE

Would you recommend to wait until after children for Plastic surgery? (photos)

I am a post WLS patient. I have lost about 100lbs since my highest weight, I would still like to lose an additional 50lbs but I am starting to gather... READ MORE

After Losing Weight My Breasts, Arms, Thighs and Stomach Will Sag: What Non-Surgica Solutions are There? (Photo)

My breast are extremely lop-sided and they both even have a different shape. Im not wanting a miracle just something that would make me feel more... READ MORE

Can I get help for a cosmetic surgery with no insurance? (Photo)

Two years ago I had the gastric bypass surgery. My parents paid for it out of pocket because my insurance wouldn't cover it. (Thus, I have no... READ MORE

What is One of the Best Ways to Lose Weight Before Plastic Surgery?

What is one of the best ways to lose weight before plastic surgery? READ MORE

Knee Lift After Thigh Lift: Am I A Candidate?

I have lost 90 ponds and have excess skin especially on my legs. About 1 year ago I had a thigh lift but my knees now have creases in them and loose... READ MORE

Is there a surgery to minimize my ribcage? (photo)

After I lost some weight I started to notice that my dressing size still was the same as before and it hit me like a rock in the face. My rib cage is... READ MORE

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