Post Weight Loss Body Reshaping Surgery
Body reshaping and sculpting removes excess amounts of skin that has lost elasticity from weight loss. Consult MyBreast today for information and advice.

Post-bariatric Surgery Skin Removal

Body Reshaping is a procedure that removes extreme amounts of sagging excess skin and can achieve amazing results. It is designed for those who have lost a huge amount of weight, either through diet and exercise or post-bariatric surgery, particularly from gastric band surgery, where the skin has been so over-stretched it will never regain tone or elasticity.

If you do not require a whole body lift, spot body sculpting procedures that we offer include arm lift, thigh lift, tummy tuck, and buttock lift.

Book A Consultation

Who should get body reshaping surgery?

The best candidates for excess skin removal or post-bariatric body sculpting surgery are patients who are eating a well-balanced nutritional diet and are in good health. Weight loss and BMI should have stabilised, goal weight should have been maintained for several months with a good general fitness level.

What body lift surgery involves

This form of surgery involves procedures on multiple areas of the body to tighten the tissues of the abdomen, thighs, hips, buttocks and lower back. The result is an overall more youthful appearance and contoured body shape. Surgery is performed in two to three stages and normally takes between 4-6 hours:

  • Stage 1: Excess skin and fat is removed from the buttocks, hips, back and thighs.
  • Stage 2: Excess skin and fat is removed from the buttocks, hips, back and thighs.
  • Stage 3: Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) is performed.

Book A Consultation

How much does body sculpting surgery cost?

The price of body reshaping surgery will depend upon the extent of surgery you require, which is different for every person. Your surgeon will discuss with you the best options for you and the correlating price of the surgery. We understand that payment can be difficult to make upfront, which is why we also offer surgery on finance.


Body reshaping takes place under a general anaesthetic, with a two to four-day stay in hospital. Stitches are dissolvable and will not need to be removed. Rate of recovery depends upon the individual, but you can generally expect the following timeframes following surgery:

  • Back to work – 2-3 weeks
  • Support garments – 4-6 weeks
  • Exercise & sex – 6-12 weeks
  • Full recovery – 12-16 weeks

Potential complications

As with any surgery, there is an element of risk. However, our expert surgeons will talk you through everything before your surgery. Due to the extent of body lift surgery, scarring is inevitable, but should be hidden by underwear and will fade over time. Learn more about Body Reshaping If you would like to learn more about body reshaping please contact us, or book a consultation for a discussion with a surgeon. Book A Consultation

Contact Us Today

MyBreast have the UK's finest cosmetic plastic surgeons and we're committed to offering you the highest standard of care, before, during and after your surgery. MyBreast offers free virtual consultations with your operating surgeon.

Please give us a call on 0203 642 1490 to book your consultation or pop your details on our form and one of our friendly patient advisors will call you to answer any questions you may have and book your appointment. We will give you all the information and time you need to think about your cosmetic surgery wishes. And, we'll be here, caring for you every step of the way.

Here at MyBreast, we take your privacy seriously. We will only use your personal information to administer your account and provide the products and services you have requested from us. However, from time to time, we would like to contact you with news and updates on services we provide. If you consent to us contacting you, please tick the box.

The information you provide will be used in accordance with the terms of our Privacy Policy and you can opt out at any time.

I consent to contact