Liposuction is a procedure to permanently remove the subcutaneous fatty tissues from the areas not responding to diet and exercise. Liposuction also helps you in body sculpting, creating six-pack abs, and calf-shaping.
Liposuction procedure can be used for hips, thighs, abdomen, knees, ankles, arms, face, chest, chin, and neck.
The following can opt for Liposuction:
If you have localized collections of excess fat resistant to diet and exercise.
If you want to change the contours of your body.
If you are near your ideal weight and want permanent contour changes.
If you desire permanent solution for your body contour abnormalities.
You will have enhanced contour.
Your contours will improve as the swelling subsides.
The results are permanent. But, increase in weight or obesity can lead to rippling of the skin in treated areas.
Liposuction doesn't treat obesity.
Fat gain post surgery will occur at the areas that are not treated.
Liposuction procedure is carried on an outpatient basis under the influence of general anaesthesia.
The small and discreet incisions are made in the areas to be treated.
A microannula is inserted into the incisions and its other end is attached to a suction machine.
A limited amount of tissue can only be removed at a time in order to maintain a margin of safety.
Post Operation Care
You will be able to walk on the same day of the surgery
You will go home with a compression garment covering the treated areas
This compression is advised for three to four weeks and it assists in reducing the swelling
You will be able to resume your professional life in four to six days
You will observe the final results in two to three months.
You should avoid the sun rays till all bruising has subsided and used a sunscreen regularly.