In today’s age, looking better can solve many issues and losing fat can solve some health problems as well. Notably, Liposuction- Laser or Ultrasound Assisted is one of the most sought after methods in this regard. This process helps to peel out the fat by sucking it completely to give off that toned look.
With modeling becoming a very lucrative career choice, Liposuction (also termed as lipoplasty) can help in assisting the career option and take it further. Toned body is no more a problem as one can now shake all the fat off without having to work hard and injuring themselves in the process. This process is very safe and easier than going to the gym for a year.
Lipoplasty involves removing the fat from neck, thigh, belly, arms, etc. The expert surgeons perform either laser-assisted liposuction or ultrasound-assisted liposuction, depending on the patient’s consent or the body requirement.
This method leverages the power of medical laser beams to turn the fat into liquid. To be precise, it delivers lower-energy waves to the treatment area through small incisions by using think laser fiber. The laser energy melts the fatty pockets to transform it to liquid. Next, the surgeon sucks out the liquefied fat by using small cannula. This minimally invasive technique can provide fruitful aesthetic results and requires least postoperative interactions with the surgeon.
This method involves the use of a cannula, which is a hollow pipe that goes under the skin and applies a vacuum to suck the fat out completely. The ultrasonic waves emitted by the cannula through tiny incisions liquefy or emulsify the fat, which is then taken out of the body with the help of a small cannula. The ultrasound can occur below the skin surface with the help of cannula or above the skin by using emitter.
Things to Keep in Mind
• Anesthesia is used to carry out the process.
• This cosmetic procedure may accompany several side effects.
• Some of the side effects can be scarring and infection.
• It can treat some health related issues as well.
For anyone looking to have that beach body or wishing to have a body with a very beautiful aesthetic appeal, Laser or ultrasound assisted Liposuction can be a go to process. Keep in mind that it is not a weight loss method but a cosmetic one. Hence, if you have a medical insurance, it will not cover this particular procedure.
Commonly Targeted Areas for Lipoplasty
Some of the common areas from where people want fat removal through Liposuction include:
Lipoplasty does not provide any health benefits of any sort. To the contrary, it can leave one scarred or with dent in skins in case of excess fat removal from the body. Yet again, it is only cosmetic method to get the aesthetic effect.
Why go for Lipoplasty?
It is ideal for people who are unable to get the results they want from lifestyle changes like exercising or dieting. The process reduces fat and can help you to flaunt a beautiful body. Among the many plus points that it ensures, includes the emotional aspect.
Excess fat can be a big curse to your life. Especially, if the change in your lifestyle fails to induce the intended results. You may start feeling disheartened and your self-esteem can drop significantly as you realize that the dream of the beautiful body is going out of reach.
Thankfully, with Lipoplasty you can regain your self-esteem and can start life with full confidence. With this procedure, your remains no more a dream rather a possibility that open doors to other possibilities.
Who is a suitable candidate?
This process is not suitable for anyone under the age of 18 and for people suffering from any form of artery disease or diabetes or any form of immunity weaknesses.
Benefits of Liposuction
Anyone opting for this procedure will make way for multiple benefits; here are the prominent ones:
• Lipoplasty can cure Lymphedema disease as this process helps to suck out the lymph tissue to reduce the pain and swelling that comes out of it.
• It helps to suck out fat that accumulates under a man’s breasts.
• Sometimes one part of the body has more fat than other, and lipoplasty can provide an even look to the body.
• Obesity is a huge problem these days. Out of every 5, 1 person suffers from this problem. Liposuction can be a blessing in disguise for those 20% people fed up of excess fat in their body.
• Lastly, the procedure can also clear out some fatty tumors easily.
Measures to Take before the Liposuction Surgery
• Anybody taking any anti-inflammatory medicine must stop taking it 2 weeks prior to surgery.
• Females should stop taking any form of contraceptive pills.
• Anemia patients should stop to take iron supplements.
Before the surgery the patient will be asked to sign a consent form that confirms the patient is aware of the risks, benefits and other alternative procedures.
After the operation, results can be visible after 4 weeks when the inflammation and the swelling go down. The area thus targeted during the surgery will become less bulky. Also, keep in mind that you can observe permanent results if you are able to maintain your body weight. For people who find it hard to maintain weight loss will see some alteration in fat distribution. So the advice is to keep the weight gain in check to see permanent results of lipoplasty.
The decision to opt for Liposuction- Laser or Ultrasound Assisted, needs thorough introspection and consultations. You must be aware about the pros and cons and be well informed about what to expect and what can go wrong. It is always better to approach an experienced surgeon to help you get through the process with utmost ease and grace. Life can be taken by its horns with Lipoplasty, and the dream is never far away.
Liposuction can be an ideal process, in selected cases, to enable you to get rid of additional and unwanted body fat. In the process if you have a body image issue, you will soon get back your self-confidence, and become a new you!
The information is being provided by PlasticSurgery.in and have no intention to replace the medical advice of your doctor. Please consult your doctor directly for advice about a specific medical condition. This document was last reviewed by Dr. Tejinder Bhatti, Plastic Surgeon on: 20-JUN-2020
“Dr. Tejinder Bhatti is a cosmetic plastic surgeon by training but now completely dedicated to the art and science of minimally invasive hair restoration surgery. He also runs a hospital, the Five Rivers Hospital in Mohali, Chandigarh where junior plastic surgeons perform esthetic plastic surgery under the overall supervision of Dr. Kulwant S Bhangoo who is the Chairman of the Program. Dr. Bhangoo is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons. He is an internationally renowned top cosmetic surgeon and chief of Plastic Surgery in Buffalo NY, USA.”