If you have experienced major weight loss or pregnancy, you may be bothered by the changes that have occurred on your body. Loose skin, excess fat, and disproportional body shape are common problems that occur after your body weight fluctuates. Fortunately, these problems can be corrected through body contouring surgery. At Beyond Beautiful in Torrance, Dr. Khattab performs a variety of body Contouring procedures that can restore a proportional figure. For dramatic results, many of these procedures can be combined in a single operation. Read more about our body contouring procedures below.
An arm lift is a surgical procedure to remove loose skin and excess fat deposits in the upper arm. The aging process or significant changes in body weight can leave a person with sagging upper arms and excess skin.
Body contouring is designed for people who have lost a large amount of weight. These procedures can address problems with excess skin and sagging tissue in one or many body areas.
A complete lower body lift treats sagging buttocks, abdomen, waist, hips and outer thighs. Incision patterns vary, and may include a circumferential incision around the body to remove the “belt” of excess skin and fat.
Labiaplasty goes by a variety of names, including:
These terms are used to describe the different types of procedures used to improve the appearance — and in some cases the function — of pubic and gynecological anatomy.
Liposuction is a procedure that can help sculpt the body by removing unwanted fat from specific areas, including the abdomen, hips, buttocks, thighs, knees, upper arms, chin, cheeks and neck. This is not a method for weight loss, but a surgical way of removing localized fat.
For men who feel self-conscious about excess breast tissue, breast reduction surgery can help. The procedure removes fat and or glandular tissue from the chest area, and in extreme cases removes excess skin, resulting in a chest that is flatter, firmer, and better contoured.
Pregnancy can bring many unwanted physical changes, especially weight gain and sagging skin. A growing number of new moms are choosing to undergo cosmetic surgery after childbirth. A mommy makeover is a combination of surgical procedures that restore or improve a woman’s body after pregnancy.
Unsightly excess skin and fat can appear on the inner and outer thighs after major weight loss. A thigh lift, also known as thighplasty, is a cosmetic procedure designed to surgically remove this persistent fat and loose skin to reveal a more svelte body shape.
Abdominoplasty, known more commonly as a tummy tuck, is a major surgical procedure to remove excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen and to tighten the muscles of the abdominal wall.