Learn About common Body Contouring Procedures

Learn About common Body Contouring Procedures

April 14, 2018


Body contouring is a procedure that alters or changes the shape of the body. It includes procedures that reduce excess skin and fat, in a variety of places including the face. One of the most common contouring procedures is face lift treatment  in Gurgaon. Other contouring procedures include upper arms, breast, stomach and thighs. Botox & fillers treatment in Gurgaon is also very popular owing to the expertise of our experienced team of cosmetic and plastic surgeons and use of most advanced technology.

Common Body Contouring Procedures

1. Facelift –  Sagging of the mid-face, jowls and neck.
2. Breast lift – Sagging, flattened breasts.
3. Stomach lift – Excess skin hanging over the abdomen.
4. Lower body lifts – Sagging of the abdomen, buttocks, inner and outer thighs.
5. Arm lift – Sagging of the upper arms.

Facelift or Rhytidectomy

A facelift or rhytidectomy is a surgical procedure for improving of visible signs of aging in the face and neck, such as-

  • Loosening of the skin of the face causing sagging,
  • Deepening of the wrinkle lines between the nose and corner of the mouth,
  • Fat that has collapsed,
  • Looseness of lower flesh of the cheek and jaw,
  • Loose skin and excess fat of the neck that appears as double chin.

Facelift treatment in Gurgaon is performed through both surgical and non-surgical methods. During the procedure, an incision is made in front of the ear extending up into the hairline. The incision curves around the bottom of the ear and then behind it, usually ending near the hairline on the back of the neck.

Other facelift procedures include the following-

  • SMAS lift
  • Deep-plane facelift
  • Composite facelift
  • Mid face-lift
  • Mini-facelift
  • Subperiosteal facelift
  • Skin-only facelift
  • MACS facelift

If you want to restore your youthful glow, you can use a combination of non-surgical procedures to achieve a natural looking facelift without surgery, through botox & fillers treatment in Gurgaon. Some of the common non-surgical face-lifting methods are –

  • Botox
  • Dermal Fillers
  • Fat Transfer
  • Intense Pulsed Light (IPL), Ultrasound & Laser Treatments
  • Kybella
  • Laser Lifts

Arm Lift Or Brachioplasty

It is the removal of extra flesh present on the arms of the patients. Surgeons make incisions made from the armpit to the elbow to remove the skin. A brachioplasty procedure can use some liposuction after the incision is made. With the arm opened, the surgeon pulls the skin tight and then trims away the excess skin.

Breast Lift or mastopexy

A breast lift, known as mastopexy, is amongst the most common types of body contouring procedures. It involves the removal of excess tissue from one or both of the upper breasts.

Lower Body Lift

In addition to breast lift, a lower body lift is another common type of body contouring procedure. For an inner thigh lift, the surgeon makes an incision high on the inner legand continuing down to the knee. Suctionassisted liposuction may also be used in conjunction with a lower body lift to enhance the results.

Stomach Lift Or Abdominoplasty

Stomach lift is commonly performed in body contouring which is also known as abdominoplasty.This procedure involves the removal of excess skin from the abdomen and lower stomach region. Stomach lifts have become increasingly popular among both men and women nowadays.