Sagging or unshapely thigh area can occur due to sagging skin and loss of muscle tone which could be caused by weight loss or by the natural aging process.
HOW IS SAGGING THIGHS DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of this is done by a cosmetic surgeon or general physician who would observe the wobbliness.
HOW IS SAGGING THIGHS TREATED?
Exercises such as aerobics can help lift and tone thigh muscles. Activities such as cycling, swimming and jogging can also help maintain muscle tone and strength. In some cases if there has been severe weight loss then cosmetic surgery might be required to remove excess skin and give the thigh area a toned look. Surgery could also be used to tighten skin that has become lax due to age.
DID YOU KNOW?
Though obese people tend to have this issue, those who lost excessive weight with dieting would also suffer from loose skin problems.