Bodylifting (torsoplastika circular torsoplastika), is a complex operation aimed at tightening and removal of excess skin and VLS in the area of the shoulders, back, flanks, abdomen, thighs, buttocks. Typically, this operation involves several steps, for different parts of the body. Simultaneously, you can hold the plastic arms, abdomen and thighs, but if we are talking about a large amount of interference, it is better to divide the surgery for 2 -3 phase, as for very large areas of skin flaps detachment may be adverse reactions of the body in the form of gray (post-traumatic accumulation of fluid in cavities). Typically, bodilifting, is needed after significant loss of body weight in a short period of time.  For example, when the patient loses more than 40 kilograms in six months. At the same time, inevitably there are excess skin, which is not able to independently reduced to previous levels. It is necessary to excise it.

Bodylifting is indicated to : first of all, dramatically grown thin patients; patients who had undergone bariatric surgery; women after labor, who had a large and  overstretched ABS tissue.

Prerequisites for bodiliftinga are stable body weight (after weight loss) for more than 3 months, and ideally – 6-8 months; dieting; a sufficient level of physical activity; stable medical condition.

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Operation results:

  • Slim, trim body silhouette

  • Normal growth-weight index

  • The absence of excess skin hanging loose and soft tissue areas

  • Ability to conduct a full sporting life

  • Possibility to be naked on the beach abashedly

  • Solution of hygienic problems related to the skin folds diaper rash

Operation time
3-4 hours
General anesthesia
3-4 days
10-14 days
Beautiful, athletic figure
Preparing for surgery
  • Significant excess skin and VLS after rapid weight loss of 40 kilograms and more
  • Conditions after bariatric surgery (resection of the stomach, gastric ring, etc.)
  • Conditions after birth, accompanied by overstretched ABS
  • Age-related changes in the soft tissues of the body (ptosis shoulders, abdomen, flanks, hips, thighs)
  • Significant excess skin of upper / lower body
  • Severe somatic diseases, infectious in the acute stage
  • Diabetes, cancer, autoimmune diseases
  • The tendency to keloid formation
  • Unstable weight during the last six months
  • Coagulopathy history (disturbance of blood coagulation)
  • Prolonged smoking
  • Сhronic venous insufficiency of the lower limbs


  • Full-time consultation with a surgeon and a decision on the division of operations into steps

  • Consultation with an anesthesiologist and a careful history

  • For 2-3 weeks prior to surgery mandatory submission of a complete list of tests prescribed by the doctor

  • In addition, ECG, chest X-ray, duplex scanning of vessels of the lower limbs, ultrasound of the abdomen

  • Arriving at the clinic at least one day before the scheduled date of surgery for medical training

  • Three weeks before the surgery cancellation of potent drugs that affect blood clotting

  • Three weeks before the operation stop smoking

  • After a full-time consultation with the anesthesiologist and surgeon on the eve of the operation, the patient pays for the operation and signs documentation

  • Medical photography


  • In some cases one must use special drugs before surgery

  • Apply preoperative markings, determine the future contours of the body

  • The surgery is performed under general anesthesia

  • There are dissected and excess skin and subcutaneous fat

  • Possible additional step of liposuction in some parts of the body

  • Skin grafts are redistributed and multi-row stitched seams

  • Draining

  • Intradermal sutures

  • Aseptic tight bandages and elastic bandaging

  • In some cases, a compression garment is worn directly on the operating table

Operation stages

  • Hospital stay 3-4 days

  • On the second day after surgery a compression garment is worn, the drains are removed

  • Dressings in the hospital on a daily basis

  • Postoperative swelling go for 10-14 hours

  • Sutures are removed on day 12-14

  • Wearing compression garment 1-2 months

  • Physical exertion limit up to 2-3 months (depending on the surgery volume)

Patients feedback

*The result depends on the individual of the patient

Frequently Asked Questions
For a full physical activity can and should be back within 1.5 -2 month after surgery. But the first light walks you can make in two weeks after surgery
After such a massive operation scars are inevitable, but usually within six months to a year, they are inconspicuous. In addition, most of the cuts takes place in a way that would camouflage scars in the bikini area, or where they are least visible (interior shoulder / hip area, etc.)
Yes, if the patient does not comply with the diet and is not involved in fitness at least the minimum required time, weight gain will inevitably lead to new skin excesses. But if vre medical recommendations are followed, the effect of the operation lifetime
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