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Esthetic Surgery

Liposuction

The aim is to eliminate localized fat, reduce the volume and improve the silhouette disproportionate body contour. In women the most typical are the "cartridge", the "Michelina", thighs and knees. In men the line of "float" the abdomen and breasts (gynecomastia). In fact liposuction can be applied in many areas such as arms, chin or back. 

Liposuction is a reduction of volume, not weight, so it is important to inform the patient of the objectives or constraints that can be found in the results. It is important to several areas at once, but there is a limit: we can not exceed the amount removed.

It consists of removing localized fat in certain areas of the body by means of cannulae introduced by small incisions strategically placed and connected to a vacuum system that sucks the fat surplus.

FAQ

Virtually all parts of the body: belly, thighs, "cartridge",knees, arms, neck ...

Obviously the fat cells have been removed by liposuction do not gain weight again because it does not exist. The remaining cells or clusters of fat it can become fattening if you do not maintain a proper diet and exercise is performed correctly. Therefore recommend a balanced diet and take regular physical exercise.

A plastic surgeon. Obviously must be performed by a doctor specializing in plastic, cosmetic and restorative. We must be wary of very cheap prices and doctors who are not specialists in plastic surgery.

Intervention is annoying, especially the first few days. Take painkillers and anti-inflammatories. Bring a compression shapewear for 4-6 weeks to help reduce swelling and adapt best skin so that it is not flabby.

NO, the results can begin to see the first few weeks and months as it looks pretty good. The final and definitive not get up past about 3 to 6 months.


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