Body Contouring After Major Weight Loss
Dramatic weight loss has many benefits, but skin and tissues can lack the elasticity to conform to the new, reduced body size.
Many people who have lost a significant amount of weight may experience hanging or drooping skin on the arms, thighs and stomach.
Using surgical body contouring procedures, Dr. Cashio can remove excess skin and fat, as well as improve the shape of the underlying support tissue. This results in a slimmer, smoother appearance.
Body contouring procedures may include:
The ideal candidate for body contouring is someone who has been at a stable body weight for at least six months. Those in the midst of gaining or losing weight should reach this plateau prior to considering any body contouring procedure.