Knowing what to expect after your liposuction procedure can help you to better prepare. While recovery can vary from person to person, you can expect to follow this general liposuction recovery timeline as you heal.
The First Week After Liposuction
Most people plan to take around seven to ten days off work to rest and recuperate after their liposuction procedure. During this time, you can expect bruising, swelling and tenderness and will be instructed to wear a special compression garment to help you feel more comfortable and to reduce swelling.
Plan to take it easy for the first week after liposuction, limiting physical activity and closely following your plastic surgeon’s guidelines. read more
Lumps and bumps caused by cellulite are very common, especially among women, and are also notoriously difficult to get rid of. Fortunately, there is now an effective, minimally-invasive treatment called Cellfina™ that can smooth away that characteristic “orange peel” look and restore a smooth, even skin texture.
Take a look at the answers to these commonly asked Cellfina questions to help prepare for your cellulite reduction consultation.
1. Which Areas Can Cellfina Treat?
Cellfina is FDA-cleared to reduce cellulite in the buttocks and upper thighs, a few of the most common areas where cellulite occurs. It works by using a small needle-like device to release the tight bands of connective tissue that pull the skin downward, read more
Choosing the right implant size is a top priority for most women when planning their breast augmentation. Vectra 3D imaging is an advanced tool that can help you visualize your results before your procedure, so that you can select the breast implant options that best align with your goals. read more
Summer is always the time of year when we tend to put a little more focus on our bodies. With warmer temperatures, we tend to wear less clothing, so it’s only natural that we want to feel confident about our appearance. Here are the best body contouring procedures to help you achieve the summer body you’ll love.
Try a Tummy Tuck
Due to its effective results, tummy tucks are considered one of the best body contouring procedures for reshaping. Most tummy tucks are associated with postpartum women, though men and women who have experienced extreme weight loss also choose to have this type of surgery to remove excess skin and/or fat and improve their appearance. read more