A healthy diet and a regular exercise regime is part of your daily routine, however if you still have 5-7 kgs of localized fat that does not seem to go away, liposuction could be an option for you.
Liposuction, luposculpturing, lipoplasty, suction assisted lipectomy, all these names describe a surgical procedure designed to remove fat from various parts of the body such as the abdomen, hips, thighs, flanks, back, inner knees, upper arms, submental area and breasts.
There are several techniques of liposuction such as Wet liposuction, Super-wet liposuction, Tumescent liposuction etc. At Divine Proportions, our well qualified surgeons can help you to identify the procedure best suited to achieve the look you are aiming for.
Week 2 – After surgery, sutures are removed during the 2nd week, bruising and swelling will reduce drastically and a marked difference in the body structure is visible.
Hardening in the operated areas may be noticed which is reduced by going through a series of lymphatic massages. There might also be a blunting of sensation for a period of 6-8 weeks however sensation often returns as early as a month following liposuction.
You are a suitable candidate for liposuction if
Liposuction is performed under regional or general anesthesia; the procedure involves removing excess fat deposits located between the muscle and skin, with help of an aspirator and a cannula.
Patient may go home the same day of the surgery.
Based on the type and extent of the procedure, the patient can return to desk type work within 2 days to 2 weeks from the surgery.
Results of liposuction are visible almost immediately however the final result may be visible only after a month after all the swelling has reduced.
Scars should not be problem as cannulas used are very small.
What are the expected risks?
You surgeon will be able to give you an estimate after examining your general health, your specific requirement and also the desired result.
Patient should be above 18 years.
Various body parts such as abdomen, hips, thighs, flanks, back, inner knees, upper arms, submental area and breasts can be treated by liposuction.
Fat cells removed by liposuction will not come back, however if a good exercise and diet regime are not followed the existing fat cells will enlarge and cause irregularity in skin appearance.