So you’ve been dieting and working out and you look great except for that stubborn belly pooch. Or maybe for you it’s the upper thighs, or the buttock area. The problem area that just won’t respond to diet and exercise. If only you could wave a magic wand over the area and make it vanish.
Maybe you can. Liposuction is fantastic at removing small deposits of fat from “problem areas.” Some people refer to liposuction as “body contouring” surgery because of how successful it is at re-shaping the body. Liposuction performed as a substitute for diet and exercise isn’t as successful- these individuals almost always just gain the weight back again. But for the person dedicated to a healthy lifestyle who just needs a little help with one or two areas liposuction can be a dream come true.
Is it safe?
Liposuction is very safe when used to perform “body contouring.” It only becomes risky when large volumes of fat are removed. As with any invasive procedure there are slight risks of infection, and in very rare cases a patient may react badly to the anesthetics. Individuals with severe heart problems or clotting disorders should probably not undergo liposuction, just in case. Read more