How Much Does Excess Skin Removal Cost?

The average cost of excess skin removal surgery is $30,000 as of 2015, as reported by WebMD. The cost of surgery depends on the doctor's experience, type of procedure and location of the office, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

On average, breast lifts cost $4,200, lower body lifts cost $8,000, upper arm lifts cost $3,500 and thigh lifts cost $4,500, according to Everyday Health. Most health insurance providers do not cover body contouring surgeries unless it is for health-related issues, which can be difficult to prove, as Bariatric Surgery Source explains. However, many doctors offer financing plans.