A 42 year old Gastonia, NC woman is shown here 12 months after liposuction of her love handles. She also underwent a fleur-de-lis abdominoplasty, also known as a tummy tuck with a vertical resection. This is sometimes done in patients with massive weight loss who have excess skin of their abdomen. She lost over 100 lbs prior to her surgery.
53 year old South Charlotte, NC woman had previously undergone weight loss surgery and lost over 150 lbs. Part of the excess skin that remained involved her mid and upper back. She is shown here over 1 year after an upper back lift. Her scar is hidden within the bra line as shown.