Still Some Loose Skin After Fleur De Lis Abdominoplasty

After having a fleur de lis abdominoplasty I am still left with loose skin. When I stand it looks fine. When I sit or bend forward is when I notice it most. Is this typical for someone that has lost over 200 lbs? Thank you for your input.

Doctor Answers 2

Abdominoplasty can be redone to correct loose skin.


The Fleur de lis abdominoplasty is of special interest to me and I have written about it.  In a couple of cases, we have repeated the operation in order to remove more loose skin than was possible at the first stage.  Of course, I don't know if this applies to you.

Manhattan Plastic Surgeon
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Skin elasticity after Plac

Once you have gained and lost that much, it is highly unlikely that you will have normal skin elasticity.

Otto Joseph Placik, MD
Chicago Plastic Surgeon
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