If you have lost a significant amount of weight or undergone multiple pregnancies, your skin may have become loose or saggy. For many people, loose skin doesn’t just “bounce back” to its original state, and the effects of weight gain and weight loss may have changed your body shape.
Let’s get one thing straight: Liposuction in San Antonio is not a form of weight loss. There are people who consider liposuction to be a way of cheating the system; losing the fat without the diet or exercise.
Plastic surgeons often advise patients to exercise after they’ve recovered from liposuction surgery in order to maintain the results. But can exercise after liposuction prevent looming health risks? A recent study by researchers from the University of São Paulo has revealed that exercise after liposuction surgery can prevent the development of harmful visceral fat. The […]
In a survey published in the February issue of the Aesthetic Surgery Journal, the ASAPS (American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery) found that many of its members prefer more traditional liposuction methods to newer techniques. The survey asked members about various liposuction techniques including newer technologies. It found that overall, most respondents perform between 51 […]
The first international survey of plastic surgeons has been completed, providing data on the worldwide number of cosmetic procedures performed by board certified plastic surgeons in 2009. Thanks to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, we can now better understand the growth of this medical specialty. Liposuction was the single most popular cosmetic surgery, […]
Posted on: Aug 16 2010
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Posted on: Mar 22 2010
There are many new liposuction devices on the market that may or may not be as effective as advertised, from laser and ultrasonic lipo to water-assisted methods. Tumescent liposuction is still considered the gold standard for many surgeons. Remember that whatever liposuction treatment you choose, the operator – your plastic surgeon – is still the […]