Healing + Thigh Lift

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Best Way to Treat Incision Scars After Medial Thigh Lift?

I had a medial thigh lift 2 weeks ago and the scars won't heal and they keep opening up from the stiches. i when back for stiching 2 times and they... READ MORE

Problems with Thigh Lift Scar Placement and Healing

I am 16 days post op from what was supposed to have been full body lipo with massive debulking of my thighs and inner thigh lift with short scar. I am... READ MORE

Do Inner Anchoring Stitches Take Longer to Heal Than Dissolving Outer Stitches?

I have a couple of questions. Do the inner anchoring stitches take longer to heal than the dissolving outer ones? Why do incisions blow... READ MORE

4 months post op thigh lift, I have a hole on my groin incision. Moderate amount of drainage from hole. Is this normal? (photo)

Over past week has enlarged from 1/8" to 3/8". I saw my PS two weeks ago and it had not opened yet but she told me it would open and drain. She said... READ MORE

How to heal a groin incision infection?

Had a medial thigh lift 2 weeks ago and am battling an infection in my groin incisions. I'm on antibiotics, rinsing every time I pee, then wash area... READ MORE

How Long for Cellulitis to Heal S/p Medial Thigh Lift? (photo)

I had medial thigh lift 6 weeks ago. I've had cellulitis since first week. 2 round of both Cipro and Bactrim DS. The worst area is just below buttocks... READ MORE

7 weeks post op Thighplasty, will the color come back where the lighter scars are? (photos)

I'm 7 weeks post op and curious if this is normal healing after thighplasty surgery. Will the color come back where the lighter scars are? Was using... READ MORE

Had a Seroma Incised, packed It 11 Days Let It Heal over Will It Get Infected Later? (photo)

I had a seroma incised after a thigh lift, it was the size of a golf ball on my outer knee. I packed it for 11 days then ran out of packing so I put a... READ MORE

How can I get this incision to heal from my medial thigh lift? Warning, graphic photo.

I'm from US and had my TL with a reputable surgeon ISAPS board. I had BL/BA, muscle repair in my stomach and medial thigh lift. All went well, I... READ MORE

How does my healing look and should I be wearing my spanks or keep going without underwear? (photos)

This opening is right along the fold line between my thigh and vagina. I am posting from the start of the opening to today. I have been spraying with... READ MORE

Thigh lift concerns. Any suggestions? (photos)

I had a thigh lift 12 days ago and I'm experiencing bleeding I was healing just fine and then the next day I started bleeding a lot. What should I do... READ MORE

How long will to heal 3" X 1" X 2" deep cavity wound from dehisced incision one week after medial thigh lift?

JP drain stopped working and the incision dehisced. I understand why I am packing and agree with PS; but, I am looking online at suggestions of more... READ MORE

Is 3 wks after surgery too late to begin use of a compression garment and how long per day should I use the garment?

I had a leg & arm lift as well as liposuction. Both incissions are like a T scar. The compression garment was irritating & prolonging healing... READ MORE

Are my wounds healing properly after 1 month post-op? (photos)

I had a lateral thigh lift on June 17. Immediately following surgery BP dropped to 60/40 and the nurse noticed some blood clots through the drainage... READ MORE

Should I be on an antibiotic after thighplasty? (photos)

On Sept 3 I had a thigh lift. The right leg is almost totally healed. But, the left side won't close up. I ask my Doctor if maybe going on an... READ MORE

What can I do to make the open wound from my Thighplasty heal faster, 3 weeks post op?

I had thighplasty done and this will be my second time they re-stitch my wound but it still opened up. I'm going crazy, i just don't know how big will... READ MORE

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