Liposuction or liposculpture allows us to obtain a new body contour, by eliminating localized deposits or accumulations of fat that resist diet and exercise, reducing and shaping the operated area. For Liposuction Lahore visit our clinic.
✓ Visibly improves the appearance of the figure and the skin in general.
✓ Possibility of conjunction with other aesthetic treatments.
✓ Permanent results.
✓ Increase self-esteem.
What is liposuction?
Liposuction is performed by a qualified plastic surgeon, who makes small incisions through which he introduces a hollow tube or cannula, and by carrying out controlled movements, he destroys the fat deposits that will later be aspirated with a special syringe or surgical aspirator. connected to the cannula.
This technique can be performed locally in the thighs, hips and glutes, abdomen and waist, upper arms, cheeks, chin, and neck, back, chest area, around the breasts, and the internal area of the knee, calves, and ankles.
At our Aesthetic Surgery Center in Lahore, we carry out both conventional liposuction combined with vibratory system-assisted liposuction, as well as CO2 Laser Liposuction. Likewise, we specialize in the demanded HD (High Definition) Liposuction, which allows us to redefine the figure and highlight and enhance, among others, the muscle groups of the abdomen, pectorals, shoulders, and legs, giving an appearance not only thin but also toned. It is often combined with lipofilling or filling with its own fat.
During the first consultation, the plastic surgeon evaluates the general condition, the existing fat deposits and the skin tone and firmness in one of our Liposuction Lahore
Alternative methods to improve body contour, such as abdominoplasty, are explained, and options or a combination of procedures that are most appropriate for the patient are discussed. The type of anesthesia used and the need or not to enter the hospital where the surgery is performed are also explained.
It is essential that the person interested in undergoing Liposuction explain their expectations to the doctor in a sincere and frank way, so that the plastic surgeon is also frank and shows him the alternatives available for his problem, with the risks and limitations of each one of them. they.
Before performing the surgery, the doctor will make a preoperative marking on the skin to have a reference of the areas to be operated on to guarantee the success of the intervention.
How is liposuction surgery?
The intervention basically consists of the aspiration of the excess fat through fine cannulas that go through small incisions in the fatty deposits located under the skin. The incisions are about 3 to 4 millimeters. Through these incisions, a saline solution is introduced with different medications that allow the fat to be obtained in such a way that the patient does not feel any pain. The remaining scar will be practically imperceptible.
The duration of a Liposuction depends on the amount of fat to be removed. The tumescent local anesthesia and sedation-monitoring is most commonly used for this surgical procedure. The duration also depends on the factors mentioned, but it does not usually go below an hour and a half. The half-stay regime is the most common.
During the first postoperative hours, the patient will expel a serohematic fluid through the incisions that have been made. Here are a series of recommendations that you should keep in mind after performing this surgery:
- The patient must wear an elastic compression girdle for a month that will help rearrange the skin on the new volume.
- The patient will be able to return to daily activity after two or three days, or at most, two weeks after the intervention, depending on the extent of liposuction and the recommendations of his surgeon.
- It is essential to perform lymphatic drainage massages in the treated areas during the first month.
It is normal that after the intervention you feel some discomfort that will disappear over the days. The resulting scars are minimal and are strategically hidden so they cannot be seen. After having undergone liposuction, it is advisable to take care of your eating habits and exercise so that the fat does not locate again.
What advantages does liposuction provide?
Liposuction gives us a new body contour and improves the general appearance of the intervened areas, providing permanent results if a healthy lifestyle is carried out. It can be done on its own or in conjunction with other treatments such as facelift, tummy tuck, etc.
Who is it recommended for?
Liposuction is recommended for those people who, even having an adequate weight or due to their particular genetics, have deposits or accumulations of fat in certain areas of the body that resist diet and exercise. The result will depend on the elasticity and firmness of the skin and its muscle tone. It is important to have realistic expectations about possible outcomes. The professional can answer all your questions. Also, it is important that you answer honestly to all the questions that the medical professional asks you.
It usually lasts between 1 and 2 hours, depending on the area to be treated and the amount of fatty deposits to be removed.
Normally it is an outpatient treatment that is performed under local anesthesia and sedation or epidural. In cases where several areas are operated, it can be carried out under general anesthesia and 24 hours of hospitalization.
Recovery and care after the intervention
After the intervention, lymphatic drainage will be performed to prevent fluid accumulation and decrease swelling. A compression bandage or elastic garment will be applied depending on the treated area that will help the skin adapt to the new contour. This should be used for 2 or 3 weeks permanently and then during the day for a few more weeks. The appearance of bruises and inflammation in the treated areas is normal, as well as the feeling of heaviness due to the fluids that are administered in the intervention. Antibiotics are given to prevent possible infections. It is important to correctly follow your doctor’s recommendations for a proper recovery. It is advisable to have a person who can accompany you after surgery and assist you, if necessary, the first few days.
With this treatment, a more defined body contour of the areas to be treated can be achieved, visibly improving the appearance of the figure and the skin in general. The result depends greatly on the firmness and elasticity of the skin of each patient and may require additional treatments to remove excess skin that does not adjust to the new figure. Also, this lack of elasticity could leave small sags and depressions in the skin that would require subsequent suctions or injections of localized fat. The surgeon will assess at a first consultation the type or types of treatments that best suit the results that he hopes to obtain and his particular case.
The results can be observed after a minimum of 3 months and up to 6 months to be definitive.
Transient insensitivity may appear in the affected area, irregularities, or depressions in the skin due to a lack of elasticity and adaptation of the skin, bruising, and asymmetries.
What is the price of liposuction?
The price ranges of Liposuction Lahore are between Rs 65,500 and Rs 8 5,500 Per area depending on the complexity of the case and the areas to be intervened.
Closed prices are given with all expenses included (preoperative analyzes, surgical and anesthetic medical fees, hospital, operating room, medication, postoperative reviews, with 24-hour telephone service ) .
Frequent questions and queries
Who is this surgery appropriate for?
Liposuction is a recommended surgical technique for both men and women, with the aim of shaping and improving the general appearance of the areas to be treated, reducing fat accumulations that do not disappear with diet and exercise.
What results should I expect?
It may happen that, due to a lack of elasticity of the skin, it has not fully adapted to the new contour and irregularities or depressions appear in the operated area, requiring correction by selective liposuctions and / or fat injections. Adjusted to realistic expectations, patients usually obtain satisfactory results with their new figure after the intervention. It is important to keep in mind that the results cannot be observed until after a minimum of 3 months and 6 months for them to be definitive.
What should be taken into account before the operation?
Before the intervention, it is necessary to carry out a correct preoperative evaluation, the general state of health of the patient and the areas to be treated, the elasticity and firmness of the skin, muscle tone and the possibility of carrying out the treatment in different interventions or other additional treatments. to improve the possible result.
Does liposuction eliminate cellulite?
No, liposuction does not eliminate the skin irregularities caused by cellulite, although it is possible to observe a general improvement in the contour and the treated area.
Is it a suitable treatment to lose excess weight?
Liposuction is a method of eliminating localized fat accumulations that resist diet and exercise. For this reason, patients are recommended to perform the treatment when they have reached a suitable weight to obtain the best results.
Are the results permanent?
This technique provides a new body contour and the results can be permanent if accompanied by a balanced diet and regular exercise. In the case of gaining weight, the treated areas will not regain the same rhythm or disproportionate as before the intervention, but they will do it gradually with the whole body.
The duration of the surgery will vary in each case, normally being between one and two hours.
What type of anesthesia is used?
Usually, local anesthesia and sedation or epidural are used, but if performed in several areas and very extensively, it could be done under general anesthesia.
What is the withdrawal time?
The withdrawal time is usually 2 to 3 days and can be extended to 1 week in cases of a larger intervention. The doctor will recommend you to walk to avoid venous thrombi in the legs and to carry out a practically normal life, without exerting effort or intense activities for 2 to 4 weeks. The stitches are removed after 5-10 days. The bruises disappear after 1 or 2 months and the final results can be seen in 6 months.
Will I have scars?
The incisions are minimal and made in such a way that they are hidden by a bikini. Care should be taken not to expose them to the sun to avoid them being permanent.
How many areas can be intervened in the same operation?
The plastic surgeon will assess in a first consultation what is the amount of fatty tissue that will be convenient to remove, depending on the particular conditions of each patient and what will depend on the condition of the skin, its elasticity, and firmness.
What is a liposuction or liposculpture operation?
The liposuction ( liposuction ) is a surgical procedure used in cosmetic surgery in order to reshape your figure by extracting fat or adipose tissue of specific parts of the body. The procedures can be diverse, from the use of a fine cannula to suck up the fat, to ultrasound or laser to facilitate its extraction or dissolution.
It is important to keep in mind that liposuction (liposculpture) is not the solution for obesity, but rather cosmetic surgery capable of extracting localized fat from undesirable areas.
Liposuction is usually performed on the abdomen, hips, and thighs (liposculpture). It is also common on the dewlap, face, arms, knees, or ankles.
Liposuction or liposculpture, therefore, is an intervention that requires the best surgeon, experience, and the best equipment. At Cosmoplast we are experts in liposuction and we have extensive experience. The satisfaction of our clients is our best argument to explain why we have remained a benchmark in plastic and cosmetic surgery in Spain for more than four decades.
What is the difference between liposuction and liposculpture?
When we talk about liposuction, we are referring to the surgical intervention that, in the first place, dissolves the excess fat and accumulated in specific areas (abdomen, thighs, arms, waist, etc.), and then extracts it by sucking it with a cannula.
However, a liposculpture implies the idea of modeling (sculpture), so the procedure does not have to involve removing fat, but only being part of the procedure to achieve the desired silhouette.
What are the most common reasons to perform liposuction or liposculpture?
Liposuction is one of the most requested surgical procedures at present, both in men and women. The reasons that lead to more and more people considering liposuction or liposculpture is because the result is magnificent, immediate, it is a safe intervention and with a short recovery.
Weight is one of the problems that more and more consumption of resources poses to our culture. Getting control of the fat that can appear over time, for a sedentary lifestyle, after suffering hormonal problems or work stress, is not always easy. In fact, for many people it is the main focus of their low self-esteem, as well as of complexes, social rejection or constant ridicule.
Solving it is, in many cases, a way to regain the confidence and self-esteem lost after years gaining weight and neglecting your silhouette.
Eliminating accumulated fat, whether or not in areas that can be easily seen, is in many cases an objective to solve a problem that can lead to a complex.
Unforeseen personal circumstances can lead you, over time, to accumulate fat in unwanted areas such as cellulite, with the first discomfort, frustration, and rejection appearing. If you feel fat, overweight, neglected, you think you have a lot of cellulite or you are frustrated because you have tried to eliminate fat on your own, but you do not succeed by exercising, dieting and other traditional procedures, you may get in the liposuction a way to get the figure you want so much.
At Cosmoplast you can undergo liposuction or liposculpture with the maximum guarantees. We have more than 40 years of experience in liposuctions and we have expert plastic surgeons.
What does liposuction consist of?
Liposuction consists of a surgical intervention in which the plastic surgeon, first, marks the areas to be aspirated, then makes an incision of a couple of millimeters and traverses the area with a fine cannula, injecting a liquid solution. This has the triple function of anesthetizing, constricting blood vessels and helping fat to shed from the skin or muscle, turning it into the viscous liquid that is finally extracted by suctioning by aspiration.
The intervention has an average duration of between 1 and 3 hours, depending on the type of intervention and the technique or combined techniques that are necessary.
This type of intervention requires the use of local or general anesthesia and, for its execution, it is essential to have the best equipment, capable of fully guaranteeing safety and effectiveness during the intervention and for the result to be successful.
The ultrasonic liposuction, for example, using suitable techniques to combat cellulite , localized fat (lipodystrophy), or correct irregularities. It is capable of eliminating fat through selective cell destruction, without affecting blood vessels or nerves.
If you decide to have liposuction at Cosmoplast , request an appointment with our surgeon to personally evaluate your case. In this way, it will know and value your own characteristics and variabilities and will design the ideal procedure and techniques so that you achieve the aspect you want. In addition, at Cosmoplast we will advise you, guide you, and explain the entire process so that you can solve your doubts, schedule times, and have a budget tailored to you.
What types and forms of liposuction are there?
There are different types and ways to extract localized fat or to model an overweight body. As we have already answered above, there is a difference in concept when we talk about liposuction and liposculpture.
The laser lipolysis or lipo laser is a technique that uses a laser to treat areas (less elastic) as, for example, on the back or top of the abdomen fibrous fat. This technique is currently very popular because it does not hurt and allows it to dissolve fat without having to extract it (it is the body itself that reabsorbs it) from parts of the body such as cartridge cases, eliminating the much-hated cellulite.
If you are considering liposuction or liposculpture, Cosmoplast has the best equipment and instruments and surgeons with more than 30 years of experience in liposuction.
For whom is liposuction recommended?
A good candidate for liposuction or liposculpture is anyone motivated by strong personal desires and without health problems that interfere with the intervention and subsequent recovery.
Cosmoplast Clinic takes care of all the details that can improve the care and quality of our interventions. For this, we have a team of psychologists who are in charge of caring for and guaranteeing the quality, safety, and full satisfaction of our clients before, during, and after the operation, solving common problems such as the stress experienced in an intervention.
If you need advice because you have doubts about the intervention, its planning, its risks or the times in which the recovery is divided, call us and request an appointment with our surgeons, more than four decades of experience guarantee us.
How is the recovery from liposuction?
After a liposuction or liposculpture surgery, recovery is usually very fast . Anesthesia, in addition, is usually local-regional, which allows the patient to be awake throughout the operation and recover quickly: discharge is usually the same day.
The patient, therefore, will be able to lead a normal life after only 3 or 4 days , as long as they do not carry out activities that require effort or expose themselves to the sun for at least the first month.
Bed rest is not necessary and routine activity is highly recommended because it helps early recovery. It is essential to use compression garments or girdle in the postoperative period for 2 or 3 weeks. After the first week, you can do any physical activity.
At Cosmoplast we will assist you so that you have a controlled and satisfactory postoperative period. Your surgeon will evaluate the results during the next dates, scheduling periodic visits in order to check the results of liposuction, as well as to resolve any doubts or unforeseen events you may have during your recovery.
What risks does liposuction have?
Liposuction is a type of surgery considered safe because it has a very low rate of complications. The key to this is having it done by a qualified specialist and the proper means. At Cosmoplast we have the best equipment and expert surgeons with more than 30 years of experience.
- However, like any surgical intervention, the risks related to liposuction are reduced to bleeding, infection, or complications related to anesthesia.
- All the interventions that are carried out in the Cosmoplast Clinic are under the care of experienced surgeons in operating rooms that comply with the strictest safety regulations to prevent infections, complications, or infections.
- All the material in our center is for single use and is disposed of safely after each intervention.
- Anesthesia is performed by a certified anesthetist with more than 20 years of experience, assisted by modern anesthesia systems that monitor the constants required for complete patient control
- If you are thinking of operating, at Cosmoplast you will find the latest advances in equipment and instruments, a team of surgeons and nurses with experience, prestige, and professionalism, and results so satisfactory that they will exceed your expectations.
Contact us, make an appointment, and put yourself in the best hands to get the figure you want so much.