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Body Procedures for Massive Weight Loss

Body Procedures for Massive Weight Loss

The United States has had an epidemic of obesity in the last decade. Many overweight people have managed to shed large numbers of pounds either by a radical change in eating and exercise or by weight loss surgery. Weight loss takes discipline and very hard work no matter how it is achieved.

After massive weight loss many people are left with skin and fat deposits that have been stretched out and will not return to their former contour. For these, a completion of their goal may involve plastic surgery for getting the best result from their new choice for healthy living. There are several operations that are used to achieve a more desirable shape. These operations include liposuction, abdominoplasty, buttock lift, lower body lift, breast lift and facelift. The right procedure for each person needs to be customized.

See our section on plastic surgery after weight loss for more information.