It is sometimes impossible to avoid fat accumulation in some areas of our body. Even regular physical activity is usually not enough to get rid of them. These areas are located on the woman’s hips, thighs and abdomen, and chest and abdomen for men.
This procedure is performed to get rid of the fat located in certain parts of the body. Its results are long-lasting, only if the patient maintains healthy eating habits, control his/her weight and engage in regular physical activity. It is important to mention that liposuction does no fight obesity, but it an effective and fastest way of eliminating localized fat.
It is a sort of aspiration technique during which the surgeon removes the excess fat by suction. This surgery can be performed at any stage of life, before or after pregnancy and without any age limit.
The procedure can be completed within 1h30.
It can be performed under both local and general anesthesia depending on the magnitude of the job to be done.
Depending on the magnitude of the surgery, a period of 2 to 4 days is recommended for rest. Wearing a low compression garment or panty is necessary for the support of treated areas. Bruising may appear but will eventually fade after a few weeks.