While exercising is necessary for a healthy lifestyle and keeping trim,
there are some pockets of fat that do not succumb to even the most
rigorous of exercise routine. If this is your experience, you should
consider body contouring surgery to get you back in shape.
Liposuction is a procedure that removes excess pockets of fat from your
body. Common locations for this kind of procedure are the tummy,
under the chin and neck, breast, chest or thighs. The procedure
reshapes areas of your body that may seem out of proportion leaving a
refined sculptured look and great body confidence.
Liposuction refers to the removal of fat from specific areas of your
body. The procedure is intended to treat pockets of excess fat, and not
to remove fat from large, overall areas. Liposuction may be performed
on multiple areas of the body during a single procedure but it is not a
treatment for obesity. It does not usually improve rippling on the skin
surface, and is not a way to treat cellulite.
Liposuction can dramatically improve your overall appearance. During
consultation, your surgeon would talk you through your options, the
specific technique that would be applied to your case and provide
answers to any questions that you may have.
Liposuction is a common cosmetic procedure. You would find lots of
practitioners in the industry willing to undertake your case however, it
is important that you only engage the services of board certified plastic
surgeons, and those with high reputational image and client
There are a few other points to note:
• Experience. The years of experience and number of surgeries the
surgeon has performed can help you determine if they are the
right fit for you.
• Specialty. Are they specialist in this area of surgery or is the
procedure one of many they can handle? Answers to these
questions can help you filter your search.
• Repuscore. The repuscore is the overall rating of the surgeon or
surgical practice on our platform. The score collates the ratings
under different metrics and assign a commiserate score to the
surgeon or surgical practice based on client reviews and
Depending on the amount of fat and number of areas to be treated, the
whole operation can last between two to four hours. The procedure is
generally considered an outpatient surgery, as such; patients would
usually go home the same day.
There is no scarring in this procedure, only some swelling and small
bruises. Small incisions usually measuring less than ¼ inch each, are
placed in inconspicuous areas of your body around the site of
Depending on your unique needs, you can opt for a localized or general
anesthesia, an epidural block or intravenous sedation. Your surgeon
should advice on the best methods and procedure for you.
Liposuction – Body Contouring before & after photos