Thigh lift in Turkey

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Written by Manuella

Is rubbing your thighs uncomfortable? Has the skin on your thighs become loose? Are you overweight… And would like to have firm, sculpted thighs? Would you like us to organise your thigh lift in Turkey? Discover the best offer for a surgical holiday without delay!

BestClinic.co.uk provides information about thigh lifts in Turkey and helps you book an operation with qualified surgeons. This content is for information purposes only and is not intended to replace the advice of a medical professional.

How much does a thigh lift cost in Turkey?

The average cost of a thigh lift in Turkey is €2,000. Depending on your needs, the price can vary from €1,600 to €2,400. The procedure is carried out under general anaesthetic and lasts 4 hours. The length of stay in Istanbul is 7 days, with 1 night’s hospitalisation. The price includes the anaesthetic, the operation and the compression garment. The results of the operation are visible within 7 months.

Thigh lift2000 €
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Hip lift1600 €
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Everything you need to know about thigh lifts in Turkey

A thigh lift in Turkey is cosmetic surgery that can also be referred to as “cruroplasty”. This operation consists of slimming and toning the appearance of the legs. The procedure is suitable for both men and women.

Femme complexée par ses fesses
Women with a complex about their buttocks

The plastic surgeon removes excess skin from the inner thighs. Depending on the case, this operation may be performed in conjunction with liposuction.

Thigh lift surgery in Turkey produces satisfactory results. However, patients should be aware that cruroplasty leaves a long scar on the inner thigh, and in some cases on the inguinal fold.

Who are the best candidates?

A thigh lift in Turkey is cosmetic surgery that generally targets 4 categories of people:

  • Patients who have undergone bariatric surgery;
  • Patients who have lost weight;
  • Elderly patients;
  • Followers of the slimming diktat.

The first and second categories are left with flabby, abundant skin around the thighs; this operation is a necessity. For the other categories, the aim is to have more aesthetically pleasing legs.

Tracé d'un chirurgien sur les fesses d'une patiente
A surgeon’s line on a patient’s buttocks

Although this is a low-risk operation, it is essential to obtain the agreement of your GP. Find out whether you are suitable for a thigh lift in Turkey before embarking on this adventure.

How much does a thigh lift cost in Turkey?

In Turkey, a thigh lift by a reputable surgeon costs around €3,100. This price includes airport transfer, hotel, surgery, anaesthetic, hospital fees, pre- and post-operative consultations, compression garments and medication.

Contact our coordinator

We’ll contact one of our best surgeons, give him or her your requirements and your medical file, plus photos of your thighs, if necessary. Our coordinator will then give you the surgeon’s pre-diagnosis and the medical estimate.

Thigh surgery procedure

As soon as you give us your consent, we will begin the procedures for your thigh lift in Turkey, at an incredibly low price for the surgery combined with the stay.

Mosaïque de silhouettes
A mosaic of silhouettes

Our agency will take care of organising your surgical trip:

  • We contact the best plastic surgeon
  • Booking appointments at the best clinics in Turkey
  • Booking your plane tickets,
  • Your accommodation before and after hospitalisation,
  • Pre- and post-operative consultations,
  • The services of a translator, if required… etc.

Before the operation

For your information, you will need to take 2 to 4 weeks off work. You will also have to stop taking any medication that could trigger bleeding during the thigh lift in Turkey, i.e. anticoagulants, anti-inflammatories and the pill. This must be done 10 days in advance.

In addition, when you come to the clinic, don ‘t forget to bring the compression girdle and the pre-operative check-up prescribed by your doctor:

  • Blood tests,
  • And the electrocardiogram.

Note that people with HIV are eligible for this surgery.

Before the operation, you will have a consultation with an anaesthetist. The anaesthetist will explain

  • The procedure and its duration,
  • Any risks and complications arising from cruroplasty,
  • Precautions to take after the facelift, among other things.
Thigh lift video

The day of the operation

A thigh lift in Turkey lasts 2 to 3 hours in the operating theatre, and is performed under general anaesthetic. First, the surgeon draws lines on your thighs to indicate the areas to be treated. These serve as markers for the incisions he will make once the sedation has taken effect.

The plastic surgeon then removes the amount of skin and fat in the thighs, one after the other. If you have a lot of fat cells, your doctor will take the opportunity to suction out the excess fat. Provided that liposuction has been planned and discussed with you beforehand, of course.

Once the cruroplasty has been completed and the thighs sewn together, the surgeon will place you in a support garment, which you will have to keep on for a month, 24 hours a day. Note that the sutures are absorbable. If they are not, they will be removed from the operated thighs 15 days later.

After the operation

The medical staff will remove you from the operating theatre and take you to your room for 24 hours’ hospitalisation. The day after the operation, the surgeon will apply a dressing, which will be changed during the following week.

Galbe fessier apres un lifting des fesses
Shaping the buttocks after a buttock lift

We will then provide you with a nurse. Their job will be to change your dressing every 2 days for 2 weeks. You should also be aware that during the first few days, you will notice marks on the areas of your thighs.

Such as oedema and/or bruising. However, these will disappear completely after 6 months.

Unlike scars, which fade slightly but do not disappear. They can, however, be eliminated by other cosmetic surgery.

Risks, complications and side effects

There may be some rare risks during a thigh lift:

  • Swelling of the skin ;
  • Deep vein thrombosis;
  • Damage to fatty tissue;
  • Fluid accumulation (seroma);
  • Poor wound healing;
  • Skin numbness.

That’s why you should trust us to help you choose your surgeon in Istanbul, and opt for a reputable and experienced practitioner.

It should be noted that, in Islam, a thigh lift is not considered haram. It is halal and acceptable if used to remove a blemish.

We are committed to providing tailored assistance to people with reduced mobility. Our clinic is wheelchair accessible.

Precautions to be taken

The operation does not cause much pain, but some irritation may occur during the healing process. Your doctor will prescribe painkillers for this. As well as anticoagulant treatment (Lovenox, or other), to be taken for 10 days. To avoid phlebitis or thromboembolism.

Photo avant et après un lifting des fesses en Turquie
Photo before and after a buttock lift in Turkey

In conclusion, cruroplasty is reconstructive and/or cosmetic surgery that reconciles you with your body. However, to maintain the beautiful, sculpted and streamlined shape obtained thanks to a thigh lift in Turkey, adopt a healthy lifestyle!


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FAQ – Frequently asked questions

Whether for restorative or aesthetic purposes, the results obtained after a cruroplasty are permanent. But you do need to adopt a healthy lifestyle. That means eating a balanced diet, giving up smoking and exercising regularly.

No, cruroplasty is not painful. You may feel some irritation after the operation. But this is completely normal; it means that your skin is healing. You will be prescribed painkillers to ease this discomfort.

Turkey is one of the most popular destinations for patients. For the affordability, the quality of the care provided and, above all, for the high success rate. In fact, Turkey has up to 90% of successful femoroplasty operations.

Walking is recommended from the first week after the operation. However, it is not advisable to engage in any intense activity for at least a month. So no sport for at least the first month after a femoral plasty.

The effect of a thigh lift is instantaneous. But it is true that to appreciate the final result, you need to wait between 3 months and 1 year. This is the time needed for the oedema caused by the operation to disappear. And for the morphology of the thighs to become more harmonious.

The total medical stay in Turkey is 7 days. This takes into account the hospitalisation period and the pre- and post-operative consultations. It should be noted that cruroplasty is performed under general anaesthetic and requires an overnight stay in hospital.

Non-surgical options for lifting the thighs include targeted exercise such as squats, weight loss, body contouring treatments such as radiofrequency or cryolipolysis, and wearing compression garments. Consult a healthcare professional for personalised advice.

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Manuella

My name is Manuella Fiorentini. I am an experienced marketing professional in the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. With over 7 years' experience, I have worked in creative and strategic roles to develop marketing campaigns, product launches and international conferences.

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