What is fat thigh?
Fat thigh is when excess fat accumulates in the thigh area, it can cause the thighs to appear bulky, heavy, and out of proportion with the rest of the body. Fat thighs can also cause chafing and discomfort, especially during physical activity or in hot weather. In some cases, the excess fat can lead to the development of cellulite, which can create a dimpled or lumpy appearance on the skin surface. Fat thighs can also make it difficult to find clothes that fit comfortably, particularly pants or shorts. Overall, having fat thighs can negatively impact one’s body image and self-esteem, and may be a source of frustration and dissatisfaction.
What causes it?
Several factors can contribute to the accumulation of fat in the thighs. One of the main factors is genetics, as some people may be predisposed to store excess fat in this area. Hormonal imbalances, particularly in women during menopause, can also lead to fat accumulation in the thighs. A sedentary lifestyle with little physical activity and a poor diet high in calories and unhealthy fats can also contribute to the development of fat thighs. Finally, aging can also cause changes in body composition, leading to a redistribution of fat to the thighs and other areas of the body.
How can it be treated?
At Deemesh Oudit Plastic Surgery, there are several plastic surgery options available to address fat in the thigh area, including liposuction and lower body lift. Liposuction is a minimally invasive procedure that can remove excess fat deposits in the thighs, while a thigh lift can address excess skin and fat in the upper thigh area. We offer personalized treatment plans to address each patient’s unique concerns and goals. Our experienced plastic surgeons and dedicated staff provide compassionate care and exceptional results to help our patients look and feel their best.