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Thight lift Paris

A thigh lift is a cosmetic surgery procedure that treats excess skin and fat on the thighs to reshape your thighs and improve your figure.

This information sheet was written by Dr. ABBOU and Dr. PESSIS who are plastic surgeons in Paris. Dr. ABBOU and Dr. PESSIS are specialized in cosmetic surgery and regularly perform aesthetic surgery of the thighs and legs.

What is a thigh lift?

A thigh lift is a cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedure that removes loose and damaged skin from the thighs along with excess fat from the thighs.

What are the objectives of cruroplasty?

  • Tightening the skin of the thighs
  • Treating excess skin on the thighs
  • Reduce the volume of the thighs
  • Treatment of excess fat on the thighs

Who should have a thigh lift ?

The thigh lift is intended for people who have significant excess skin and fat on the thighs.

It is often indicated :

  • after a very important weight loss. ( post bariatric surgery )
  • in case of discomfort when walking (friction)
  • to fight against the slackening of the thighs.
  • in case of discomfort when dressing

What is the procedure?

Before the intervention

Two cosmetic surgery medical consultations with your cosmetic surgeon to analyze your thighs and figure and establish a surgical strategy. During these consultations, we evaluate the quality and tone of your skin.

Thigh lift procedure

The thigh lift is performed in the operating room under general anesthesia. It consists of tightening the skin of the thighs that has fallen off, and removing excess skin. The choice between the two existing techniques will be made according to your particular case and we will advise you on the surgical strategy that will bring you the most satisfaction.

  • Certaines personnes ont un excédent cutané très léger, et on leur proposera uniquement une cicatrice horizontale très discrète cachée dans le pli inguinal. Cette cicatrice est quasiment invisible en sous vêtements et Some people have a very slight skin excess, and we will only propose a very discreet horizontal scar hidden in the inguinal fold. This scar is almost invisible when wearing underwear or a bathing suit.lifting des cuisses
  • Other people have a more important skin excess, and we will propose a vertical scar to remove the excess skin on the whole height of the thigh. In this case, only the vertical scar allows the skin to be correctly tightened over the entire thigh.

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Liposuction of the inner thighs and the knee is associated with the reshaping of the entire thigh.

The Urgotouch laser is frequently used to make the scar as discreet as possible.

Post-operation after a thigh lift

  • First of all, bruising and swelling will appear during the first two weeks after the operation.
  • The post-operative period is not very painful, but aches and pains and discomfort when walking are frequent for 15 days.
  • Afterwards, the activities of daily life can be resumed within a few days.
  • A support garment must be worn for 6 weeks to ensure an optimal result, and scar care and massages will be prescribed.
  • Air travel is not possible for two weeks.
  • Finally, the aesthetic result of the thigh lift is stable after several months for a final result at 1 year.

Thigh lift price in Paris

Surgical interventionPrice
Thigh lift From 7 000 €

This price may vary according to the personalized diagnosis of the plastic surgeon.

Coverage by social security or by your health insurance is possible in certain cases. Your plastic surgeon will suggest it if your case justifies it.

The questions most often asked by patients

How to tighten the skin on the inner thighs?

If the excess skin is moderate, there are medical treatments to tighten the skin of the inner thighs:

  • Aesthetic medical radiofrequency
  • Renovation
  • Bodytite

However, in the case of significant excess skin on the inner thighs, a thigh lift is the reference solution.

Which specialist for a thigh lift?

For a thigh lift, the plastic surgeon is the competent practitioner.

What scars after a thigh lift?

There are two types of scars for a thigh lift:

  • Short horizontal scar: hidden in the fold between the leg and the pubis for moderate skin excess
  • Vertical scar along the inner side of the thigh for significant skin excess.


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