Thigh Lift (Thighplasty) Surgery Cost and Procedure Guide

Thigh Lift (Thighplasty) Surgery Cost and Procedure Guide

Thigh lift surgery also called a thighplasty is a surgical procedure that aims to smooth and reshape the upper thighs by removing loose skin and/or fat. This procedure helps patients achieve firmer and more aesthetically pleasing thighs. It is growing in popularity especially among those who have lost substantial amounts of weight and have loose skin on their thighs that impedes their mobility or they find unattractive.


Procedure time

1 to 3 hours

Overnight stay

Day case or 1 to 2 nights


General or Local with Sedation

Recovery time

6 to 12 months

Please note that we do not offer cosmetic surgery services. The information provided on this page is intended as a general guide for patients. For personalised advice and treatment options, please consult with a qualified healthcare professional.

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Thigh lift surgery is popular with patients who have excess skin and stubborn fat due to ageing or weight loss