Month: October 2014

Will Liposuction Help You Lose Weight?

Will Liposuction Help You Lose Weight?

Many people have the perception that they can solve their weight loss struggles with one quick trip to a plastic surgeon for liposuction. Although liposuction can dramatically improve body contours and remove a fair amount of fat from problem areas, there are limitations to how far lipo can take you on your journey to a slimmer you. Here’s a closer look into the role lipo can play in your weight loss efforts.

Liposuction Is for Body Contouring, Not Weight Loss

By definition, liposuction involves the removal of fat from the body via suction. However, lipo is intended to improve the contours of the body and is not a substitute for (or method of) weight loss. Some fat will be removed during liposuction,


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3 Popular Reasons Women Consider Breast Implants

3 Popular Reasons Women Consider Breast Implants

Breast augmentation remains one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries among women year after year. Although the primary motivation for getting breast implants — namely, a curvier figure — may seem self-explanatory, here are some other reasons why women decide on breast augmentation as well.

1. To Correct Asymmetry

While nearly every woman has some degree of asymmetry between her breasts, the difference isn’t enough to be noticeable in most. When the size difference between breasts is dramatic, breast implants can improve symmetry even if you’re not interested in a significant size change. An implant can be placed in the smaller side only if you’re happy with the size of your breast, or implants of different sizes can be used to increase the size of both breasts while helping to create symmetry.


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