Will my tummy button need to be relocated during an abdominoplasty?

Often relocation of the tummy button is required. There will be scars around the tummy button that take time to settle. In certain scenarios one can leave the tummy button intact on the skin surface but reposition the tummy button internally.

Will my tummy button need to be relocated during a total body lift?

Often relocation of the tummy button is required. There will be scars around the tummy button that take time to settle. In certain scenarios one can leave the tummy button intact on the skin surface but reposition the tummy button internally.

Will a total body lift improve the contour of my buttocks?

A total body lift will improve the buttock contour and will often improve the contour of the upper thighs. It does result in a scar across the back dipping into the buttock cleft.

When does the swelling go down?

Following a total body lift there is often swelling during the first few weeks which can take months .The area that tends to take the longest to settle is the bit above the scar. This area can take a number of months to settle and can be improved by massage.

When does the swelling go down?

Following liposuction there is often swelling during the first few weeks. It is important to stay in a compressive garment during this time.

When does the swelling go down?

Following a thigh lift there is often swelling during the first few weeks. It is important to stay in a compressive garment during this time. The swelling is more following liposuction in combination with a thigh lift. The area that tends to take the longest to settle is the bit around the scar. This area can take a number of months to settle and can be improved by massage.

When does the swelling go down?

Following arm lifts there is often swelling during the first few weeks. The swelling is more following liposuction in combination with an arm lift and can be improved by massage.

When can I go back to work following liposuction?

After liposuction you can often return to work within two weeks although this depends on the extent of the liposuction. This can be discussed at a consultation

When can I go back to work following an arm lift?

After an arm lift your recovery and your job will dictate when you can return to work. I usually would advise patients to leave 2 weeks before returning to work although this does vary depending on each individual.

When can I go back to work following an abdominoplasty?

After an abdominoplasty your recovery and your job will dictate when you can return to work. I usually would advise patients to leave 2 weeks before returning to work although this does vary depending on each individual.