The thighs can be a persistent root of our self-esteem issues. They can limit our comfort level when it comes to clothing options. And just like any other part of the body that is prone to fat deposits, they are impossible to spot-reduce through targeted workouts. A thigh lift can improve the appearance of the thighs by tightening and sculpting them, effectively reshaping the problem areas. The end result can positively affect your overall quality of life by helping to restore your confidence. You may be wondering when a thigh lift could be right for you.
You are Ready for a Change
For some people in the New Orleans area, a thigh lift might be just one of the steps to realizing their best self. These individuals are committed to optimizing their health and appearance and have introduced better habits into their lives concerning nutrition and exercise. Building upon these habits will only contribute to their lasting success post-surgery.
For others, this procedure can be a token to a more comfortable life beyond just cosmetics. If you have experienced persistent discomfort due to excess soft tissue (such as chafing, excess sweat, or a decreased range of motion), then you could also be a strong candidate for a thigh lift. Regardless of what camp you are in, a positive outlook as well as an understanding that your peak health is the goal are both needed in order to reap the long-term benefits of this procedure.
You Have Maintained a Sustainable Weight
If you have experienced a significant amount of weight loss that has left behind excess skin and stubborn fat deposits, then you could be a candidate for a thigh lift. Likewise, normal effects of aging might have also produced sagging tissue in the thigh or groin area, and going forward with a thigh lift could restore a tighter, more youthful appearance to your legs. It should be noted that the results of this procedure have the best chance of upkeep when the candidate has an established, stable weight.
Consult with Dr. Sands and his team at Metairie Plastic Surgeons to truly know if a thigh lift will be right for you. Dr. Sands will review your specific patient history and identify how best to define and shape your thighs. Together, you will be able to decide if this is the best procedure for you. Contact us today to book your appointment at our office in Metairie, LA.