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To lipo or not to lipo?

Liposuction is a procedure by which one can get rid of excessive fat accumulation in the body. It alone cannot eliminate cellulite. This is because it does not help in tightening loose skin. Thus, a combination of techniques are used to get effective results. This is a quick and easy alternative to a healthy diet.

Liposuction surgery cannot be used to remove visceral fat. So, people out there who are suffering from obesity are not good enough candidates for liposuction.

Customized treatments with different techniques

Traditional liposuction is a technique in which fat is suctioned by negative pressure. It often results in swelling and bruising. The traditional cannulas have a large diameter, so the fat can be removed quickly. But this can make the skin lumpy. They even leave marks.

Power-Assisted Liposuction is one in which fat cells are detached from the surrounding tissue by means of vibrations. It causes much less damage to the surrounding tissues. The recovery period is less here and it is observed to have a less recovery time.

Laser-Assisted Liposuction is also referred to as Smartlipo and is a new technique that uses a laser. The cannula used here is mall and it does not cause much hassle.  Although this technique can cause the skin to somewhat tighten.

Ultrasound-Assisted Liposuction (UAL) is a technique in which fat cells are liquefied. This is done by using ultrasonic waves radiated via a cannula. This treatment is really effective.

Micro Liposuction: This treatment is hardly invasive. This is because it uses a very tiny cannula. This method is primarily used for treating the neckline and jawline of a person.

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Radio Frequency-Assisted Liposuction: It a newer technique in which radiofrequency. It is used to melt the fat and after this very step, the fat is removed. With this method, the skin is tightened. But one drawback of this very technique can cause the skin to droop.

The tumescent technique is a technique in which a large amount of anesthetic solution is injected in the target area. The excessive fat is removed. This causes fewer issues and is really effective. This technique gives a person full authority to carve and sculpt the skin.

Super-wet technique: This technique is similar to the tumescent technique. This technique is used when one needs to carry out a minute change in the overall contour of the body. The best fit technique is decided by the surgeon itself during the consultation period.

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