Losing weight can often feel like an insurmountable task, especially when it involves making big lifestyle and dietary changes that you may not be used to. But that makes the reward all the more fantastic when you finally reach your ideal weight and health goals and get to live the life that you want. However, for some, the battle isn’t over with a successful loss of weight, as loose and inelastic skin can be left behind around various areas of the body. This is where post-bariatric body contouring comes into play.
Post-bariatric body contouring is a unique set of body sculpting techniques that cater to those who’ve rapidly lost weight naturally or through a variety of bariatric surgeries that seek to quickly address obesity. Here are a few of the most essential things that post-bariatric body contouring could do for you after your weight loss:
Help Overcome Excess Skin
First and foremost, post-bariatric body contouring will help free your body of the excess skin left behind in the wake of your weight loss. Through procedures such as SmartLipo, tummy tucks, arm lifts, and breast reductions, your body can be recontoured into your ideal post-weight loss look.
Make Life More Comfortable
Physical discomfort, such as rashes and chafing, is a common issue for those living with loose skin around their body. The most considerable side effect of dealing with that excess of loose skin through post-bariatric body contouring is that your body will invariably feel more comfortable living and existing. Moreover, your rejuvenated, elastic skin will hold closer and more effortlessly to your body, making your day-to-day activities a breeze.
A Quick and Easy Recovery
To finish off, do you want to know one of the best parts about post-bariatric body contouring? The recovery period is often straightforward to rest through. Depending on what form of body contouring you need and the extent of the work that needs to be done, you’ll only have to take off from work between one and three weeks. Plus, it’s an excellent excuse to avoid strenuous activities and relax while you recover.
Body Contouring Made Easy With Genesis Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa
If your rapid weight loss has left you with loose skin around your body, reach out to Dr. Panchal at 405-340-9949 for his Edmond, OK, location or 405-310-6767 for his Norman, OK, location. Dr. Panchal’s list of awards is extensive and has even been recognized as the “best of the best” by Oklahoman Magazine—so you can trust that any work he performs will be of only the highest quality.