It is the surgical procedure more often requested by men and women who want to regain lost body contour. Providing a harmonious result with the rest of the body and aesthetically acceptable.
This procedure involves removing localized unsightly fat deposits, unwanted in certain surface areas of the body, throughout small diameter blunt cannulas, for minimal openings in the skin.
Liposuction is not a slimming method, is a method that shapes the body by removing these localized fat deposits that cannot be eliminated through diet or exercise etc.
There are different techniques:
Laser liposuction: through a laser light fiber causes the destruction of adipose tissue and then is sucked by cannulas.
Ultrasound liposuction: with ultrasonic waves, the adipose tissue is destroyed and then sucked by cannulas.
Conventional Liposuction: the adipose tissue is infiltrated with saline solution, then with cannulas and with vacuum pump is sucked.
The procedure lasts 1 to 3 hours, with local, regional or general anaesthesia depending on the areas to treat the body, and hospitalization for 24 hours in a common room. After surgery, the patient will receive antibiotics and analgesics for 4 days, lymphatic drainage, and ultrasound and use body girdle for 20 days.
Hematomas, wound infection, Fat embolism, irregularities etc.