What is Liposuction?
Liposuction in Cleveland, Ohio is also known by other names including liposcultpture, lipoplasty, body contouring surgery, and suction lipectomy. Liposuction refers to the one of the most common cosmetic surgery procedures performed all over the world and also in the United States of America. It is formed by two words; ‘lipo’ and ‘suction’ so in simple terms it refers to the removal of fat by suction or aspiration.
Liposuction is one of the most common cosmetic surgeries performed at Cleveland Cosmetic Surgery and has gained popularity in recent times due to the desire to look beautiful. According to American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, approximately 400,000 liposuction procedures are performed in a year. This cosmetic surgery helps in removing unwanted fat from different parts of the body.
Actual patient photos before and after liposuction surgery
How is Liposuction performed?
Liposuction surgery at Cleveland Cosmetic Surgery contours and sculpts different areas of the body. The areas commonly affected are abdomen, thighs, buttocks, and neck, back of arms. It is suitable for men and women who have normal weight but have pockets of fat in certain areas of the body which gives a disproportionate appearance to the body. These pockets of fat are unresponsive to exercise and dieting, so they need to be removed by surgery.
With the advancement in technology, liposuction procedures have undergone refinements which have resulted in safe and effective method of achieving the desired body shape. Different techniques of liposuction help in sculpting and contouring the body, depending on the unique feature of an individual. Some of these techniques are as follows:
- Tumescent Technique or Tumescent Liposuction
- Power- Assisted Liposuction (PAL)
- Ultrasonic Liposuction (UAL)
- Vaser Liposelection
- Laser Lipolysis
Who is a candidate for Liposuction?
It is very important to determine whether a candidate is fit for liposuction or not. If one has excess fat or is in need of contouring in any of the following areas, then he is a good candidate for Liposuction in Cleveland, Ohio. The areas that may need contouring include any of the following:
- Abdomen and Waist
- Breasts (Male and Female)
- Inner and Outer Thighs
- Cheek, Jowls and Neck
- Inner Knees
- Hips and Buttocks
- Upper Arms
Liposuction is not a method of weight loss. This procedure gives best results when done in conjunction with regular exercise and a healthy diet. Liposuction can be performed on several areas of the body and also can be done in conjunction with other procedures. The final result of liposuction varies from individual to individual due to different physical factors. Each individual is unique and hence the individual characteristics are identified so as to give the most effective treatment.
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