Like BOTOX and breast implants, practically everyone has heard of liposuction. And in the common imagination, it’s often thought of as a great way to remove flab and leave a gorgeous body behind. Plenty of people might think, “Nothing that a little lipo can’t fix.”read more
After achieving a weight loss goal, many people consider getting liposuction to complement their results. While there are many benefits to getting liposuction to fine-tune your weight loss efforts, there are some limitations as well. Use this guide to help you decide if post-weight loss liposuction could be right for you.read more
For men and women looking to trim away stubborn fat, CoolSculpting® and liposuction are two of the most popular and effective solutions. While one obvious difference between these two body contouring treatments is that CoolSculpting is non-invasive and liposuction is a surgical procedure, there are other nuances that make each treatment unique.read more
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