Candidates: Patients without excess weight and with loose skin on the interior of the thigh due to loss of skin elasticity due to age or extreme weight loss. It´s important that a patient who undergoes this procedure prefers a long scar to hanging skin.
Type of pain: Stinging of the wounds, heaviness of the legs and pain when changing posture.
Scars: Usually the whole lengh of the inside of the thigh, continuing into a T behind the knee and sometimes with surplus skin behind the knee.
Consequences: Depending on the lengh of the incision, it may provoke a widening of the labia in women or a widening of the scar.
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