Thigh Lift Redlands

Conveniently located to serve Riverside, San Bernardino, and Redlands

Achieving better lower­body proportions is possible with a thigh lift in Riverside. You may desire a thigh lift with Redlands plastic surgeon Dr. Rau if diet and exercise have proved unsuccessful in reducing the size of your inner or outer thighs. Your confidence and body image may be negatively affected by thick, heavy thighs.

Desired Results of Thigh Lift Plastic Surgery

Thigh lift cosmetic surgery with Inland Empire, California plastic surgeon Dr. Rau will reshape your thighs, reduce excess skin as well as fat, and give you smoother skin as well as thighs that are more proportionate to the rest of your body. Your thighs will be firmer and look more youthful, enhancing your self-confidence and sexuality.

Ideal Candidates for a Thigh Lift

If you have recently experienced significant weight loss, you may be a good candidate for a thigh lift surgery. This surgery will trim away the excess skin on your inner thighs, along with any leftover pockets of stubborn fat.

You need to be in good overall health, at a stable weight for the past six months, and, ideally, a non­smoker. If you have a circulatory problem or bleeding problems, you are not recommended for this thigh­contouring surgery.

Your Consultation for Thigh Lift Surgery

During your consultation at Rau Plastic Surgery, a physical examination of your legs and thighs will be performed. Your thigh lift cosmetic surgery goals will be discussed realistically with Redlands plastic surgeon Dr. Rau. Together you will decide the best procedural approach to achieve your desired results. You will set a date for surgery and be given instructions about how to prepare.

Thigh Lift Procedure Details

Your thigh lift cosmetic surgery procedure with Redlands plastic surgeon Dr. Rau will be performed with anesthesia. Depending upon your specific case, Dr. Rau may make an incision beginning at your groin and extending to the knee. If your specific case allows, Dr. Rau will perform a minimal incision medial thigh lift. The thigh lift procedure only requires an incision in the groin area. To address outer thigh problems, Dr. Rau may need to make an incision from your groin to hip. Though some procedures may allow for very inconspicuous incisions, others may have noticeable scarring that will improve over time. In all cases, Redlands plastic surgeon Dr. Rau will tighten and reshape your tissue as well as remove excess skin to give you smoother, more proportionate thighs.

Recovery and Healing

Your recovery and downtime period after your thigh lift surgery may take several weeks depending on your body’s ability to heal. You will experience a degree of swelling, bruising, and pain for the first several days. Pain medications can help ease the discomfort.

Elevate your legs as much as possible during the first few weeks. You may notice swelling in your ankles as you start moving around gradually, but this should disappear after a few days. Avoid strenuous activities and any heavy lifting for about six weeks.

Cost of Thigh Lift Surgery

The cost of thigh lift surgery varies from one patient to another and will depend on several factors. The overall price will reflect the anesthetic fees, operating room fees extent of work done, and additional procedures performed, such as liposuction. Find out more by scheduling a consultation or clicking our pricing guide.

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Complete your transformation with a thigh lift in Riverside to attain a more toned and contoured physique. Contact Rau Plastic Surgery today to schedule your consultation.