Body Lift

Tucson Body Lift

Enhance Your Body Contours & Confidence

A body lift, also referred to as a belt lift or a belt lipectomy, is a surgical procedure that targets and removes loose, hanging skin from the body. This cosmetic procedure is effective for clients who have undergone significant weight loss but continue to have unwanted excess skin in certain areas of the body. Dr. Craig Hurst is fellowship trained and has over 14 years of experience in plastic surgery. At Hurst Plastic Surgery, in Tucson, he offers body lift surgery, to provide you with a better proportioned appearance and more contoured figure.

For more information about a body lift, contact Hurst Plastic Surgery online or by phone at (520) 224-3777 today.

What is a Body Lift?

A body lift is a cosmetic surgical procedure designed to improve the look of sagging skin by altering the underlying tissue. During the procedure, excess skin is removed from around the body. A belt lipectomy involves incisions that are made in the location where the skin is to be removed. Fortunately, they can usually be strategically placed so as to be less noticeable. This procedure can also improve skin surface by removing dimpled or irregular segments.

Body lifts target:

  • Abdomen
  • Buttocks
  • Thighs

Significant fluctuations in weight, sun damage, pregnancy, and a genetic predisposition to poor tissue elasticity are all predisposing factors for sagging skin in the area of the abdomen, buttocks and thighs, especially around the midsection. A body lift is an effective solution to tighten and improve the appearance of the redundant skin in these locations.

A body lift does NOT remove excess fat. If your skin has good elasticity and you simply wish to remove pockets of fat, liposuction may be a preferable option should you have good skin elasticity and simply wish to remove focal pockets of fat. However, the two procedures may be recommended in conjunction with each other in order to achieve optimal aesthetic results*.

Good candidates:

  • Significant amount of loose skin in one or more parts of the body
  • Non smoker
  • Committed to a healthy lifestyle

Personalized Body Contouring Solutions

Dr. Hurst and his staff meet with you for a complimentary consultation to discuss your specific aesthetic body concerns. Cosmetic belt lipectomy surgery benefits both women and men who are interested in improving their shape and acquiring a toned look.

Dr. Craig Hurst has extensive experience in the field of plastic surgery. Throughout his medical career, he has dedicated himself to ensuring that all his clients are happy and highly satisfied with their personal transformations. Hurst Plastic Surgery welcomes all individuals. Dr. Hurst and his staff understand that while cosmetic surgery can ultimately improve your life, you may experience some apprehension. While results* vary for each individual, Dr. Hurst knows the risks and challenges associated with body lift surgery. He is available to discuss the many benefits of a belt lipectomy to help determine if this procedure addresses your particular concerns.

Dr. Hurst is certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He is currently a member of Arizona Community Surgeons. Hurst Plastic Surgery offers clients multiple financing options.

Meet with Dr. Craig Hurst, a Tucson cosmetic surgeon. Call (520) 224-3777 or contact us online to schedule your complimentary consultation today!

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  • “Thank you Dr. Hurst for helping make my dream come true! I don’t think I could possibly thank you enough for all you have done for me.” Jackie L.
  • “Dr. Hurst has done an excellent job bringing "normal" back into my life after my double mastectomy due to breast cancer. Thanks to you and your team!” Susan M.
  • “Yes, I love my results. I cried tears I was so happy. I got a tummy tuck, muscle repair, and liposuction. The price was very phenomenal and affordable. Dr. Hurst is very concerned about how you feel, he wants to make sure you're comfortable.” BrownBaby S.
  • “I had an Amazing Experience” Tami

What Makes Hurst Plastic Surgery Different?

  • Your Comfort & Satisfaction is Our Top Priority
  • We Offer A Patient-Centered Approach
  • Committed to Providing the Highest Quality of Care
  • Voted "Top Doctor" Every Year Since 2014