For a long time, body contouring has primarily focused on two areas: fat removal and skin rejuvenation. These aspects are critical to helping patients achieve tighter, firmer, fitter-looking bodies, but one crucial facet of body contouring has long been underserved: muscle toning.

It won’t be neglected any longer. CoolTone, from Allergan, the makers of CoolSculpting, is a revolutionary new muscle-toning device that was approved by the FDA in June 2019. It is being released on a limited basis, and the Larrabee Center for Plastic Surgery is proud to be the first practice in Seattle to offer the treatment. Continue reading CoolTone®

Thigh Lift

Improving contours of the inner or outer thigh can be achieved with a thigh lift. This may require an incision extending from the groin around the hip. Through these incisions your plastic surgeon will tighten tissues for a smoother, better toned thigh.


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Body Lift

A complete lower body lift treats sagging buttocks, abdomen, waist, hips and outer thighs. Incision patterns vary, and may include a circumferential incision around the body to remove the “belt” of excess skin and fat.

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