People in their old age or even before that may feel uncomfortable with loose hanging skin around their thighs that doesn’t do well for their body contours. Such people wish to undergo cosmetic surgery to improve their self-perception and integrate better in their social circles. The decision to take cosmetic surgery is mostly a personal one, which only a patient and his/her surgeon will understand. People who have undergone sudden and massive weight loss will also experience skinny thighs that can only be permanently treated through a thigh lift Dubai.
- Abstain from smoking and alcohol intake for 4 weeks prior to the operation.
- Stop your intake of vitamin and herbal supplements, anticoagulants, aspirin or anti-inflammatory medications.
- Get your physical examination and blood tests done before surgery in advance to you are cleared for surgery as soon as possible.
- Drink ample water on the night before surgery.
- The operation is conducted in the presence of local anesthesia and mild intravenous sedation these procedures under IV anesthesia. Some patients prefer general anesthesia where they remain asleep throughout the procedure, but they have to be cleared for it since there are complications involved with general anesthesia such as nausea and slow rate of recovery.
Outer Thigh Lift
An outer leg lift is performed to remove excess hanging skin below the hips. Incisions for this approach are made close to the hip bone in the buttocks are. If the patient is undergoing a tummy tuck in meanwhile, then the same incision for the tummy tuck is prolonged to that area. This technique is called an extended tummy tuck.
Right before surgery, the surgeon will mark out the areas of an incision on your body in front of a full-size mirror while you are still conscious. They will also go over the procedure in brief. Excess skin is pinched and outlined throughout the treatment area. Incisions are made strategically below the underwear line so that it remains disguised until it fades away with time. Patients will probably be advised to bring along their favorite swimsuit so as to make sure the incision is made in the most suitable way & area as possible.
Inner Thigh Lift
In this approach, the public area is to be shorn and shaved to the skin on the morn of the operation. This is to ensure that the area is as smooth as possible and removes the possibility of infection through body hairs. This is the beginning of the treatment which is to be conducted in the most germ-free and sterile environment as possible. The surrounding public areas of the pelvis and anus are sterilized with Betadine swabbing. The area of operation is mandatory to be sterilized but for this procedure, it is preferred that adjacent areas are sterilized too.
Prior to surgery, the marking is made along the inner thigh indicating incision locations and estimating the amount of skin to be removed. Once the anesthesia kicks in, the incisions are made in the crease of the pelvic area. Following that skin is pinched and tightened after directing it towards the groin area.
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