What areas can be treated by Liposuction ?
Liposuction, known also as lipoplasty or suction lipectomy, is a procedure that can help sculpt the body by removing unwanted fat Depending on your individual pattern of fat distribution individual patient, lipoplasty may result in dramatic changes.
Most Common Liposuction areas ?
Dr Shienbaum seeks to improve your entire silhouette by contouring and defining specific highly critical body areas. The most commonly treated areas in women are the abdomen, hips, buttocks, thighs, knees, upper arms, chin, cheeks, and neck. In men, the commonly areas treated include the love handles, abdomen, breasts, neck, and chin.
Can Lipo suctioned fat be successfully transferred and used elsewhere ?
Liposuctioned fat is routinely used by Dr Shienbaum for Brazilian Butt Lifts , Natural Breast Enhancement , Facila Rejuvenation , Breast Reconstruction , and all sorts of skin irregularities including scars, indentations , cellulite , dimples , and contour deformities .
What is the best type of Liposuction. ?
There are many types of Liposuction with a variety of names including Smart Lipo , Aqua Lipo , Slim Lipo . and Vaser Lipo etc. As the oldest and most common technique Tumescent Liposuction is routinely used by Dr. Shienbaum.
Vaser Ultrasonic Liposuction
However significant improvements in liposuction technology have occurred during the last ten years which allow more precise control and more effective sculpting . Dr Shienbaum has found Vaser Ultrasonic Liposuction to be particularly effective for melting areas of stubborn adherent fat especially in men.
Types of Liposuction
Water – assisted Liposuction is said to be less traumatic and gentler, while Radiofrequency assisted Liposuction has significant skin retraction. . Power assited Lipoosuction increases treatment speed and is less fatiguing for the surgeon , while Laser assisted Liposuction has a greater potential for tissue burns.
How much improvement can I expect from a Liposuction procedure ?
Most patients have realistic expectations about what liposuction can do for Them . While the procedure can enhance your appearance and help boost self confidence, it won’t necessarily alter your skeletal size or match some ideal or unrealistic body shape. You should seriously consider what you want to achieve, identify your expectations, and discuss these with Dr. Shienbaum.
Can Fat Return Following Liposuction?
If you have a weight gain of more than 10% following your liposuction procedure fat will reform and visually lesson the effect. One should strive to maintain your ideal body weight following your liposuction procedure by adopting a more active lifestyle and eating cleanly .
What is “Safe Lipo?”
This is a 3 step liposuction technique using separation, aspiration and fat equalization. The procedure attempts to leave a layer of separated fat grafts to smooth the tissues to avoid irregularities.
Should I loose weight before Liposuction ?
While there is no weight limit for liposuction, the best candidates are people with firm, elastic skin who experience inappropriate distributions of excess fat in visible areas. Typically the less excess hanging skin the better the result. Thus any weight loss you achieve by exercise or dieting will improve your Liposuction result.
Can Liposuction remove armpit fat ?
Fullness in the armpit area can be attributable to localized fat or glandular tissue representing axillary breast tissue. Liposuction can only remove fat – not glandular tissue. If the anterior axillary roll has thin sagging skin with hanging folds then a skin tuck may be required as well.
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How is Vaser Liposuction performed ?
Dr. Shienbaum is highly trained in and routinely employs both Vaser and Tumescent liposuction. These techniques are the most common and are considered the safest form of liposuction for removing large or stubborn areas of fat with minimal blood loss. In these techniques, Dr. Shienbaum will inject a numbing salt-water an aesthetic solution beneath the skin in the area to be suctioned which numbs the area while the Vaser ultrasound energy liquefies fat, for a more thorough removal.
How much fat can be removed in a single liposuction procedure ?
Florida has very specific limits on how much fat can be removed in an office or ambulatory surgical facility. For patients with large liposuction needs Dr Shienbaum will therefore perform these extensive liposuction s at a hospital. Physiologically there is a upper limit on the amount of fat that can be safely removed during a single procedure.
Spanx compression garments following Liposuction ?
After several days patients can usually switch to a firm tight Spanx like girdle . It is essential to continue compression until the swelling and edema is totally resolved. Make sure the garment goes beyond the areas of liposuction . Not surprisingly patients will continue using these garments because of the comfort and support.
Which fat areas need Liposuction ?
The areas for fat removal are determined for each individual at your consultation. Should a larger amount, or more areas, of fat removal be desired than can be completed during one treatment, a second procedure may be performed at a later date.
Will any scars be visible after my Liposuctiuon ?
Removal of the fat cells involves the use of a micro or small tube, called a canula, which is inserted through very small incisions. Dr. Shienbaum strives to keep the incision sites
How long will my liposuction surgery take ?
The extent of your specific procedure requirements will dictate the duration of the surgery. The time required to perform liposuction may vary considerably, depending on the size of the area, the amount of fat being removed, and the type of anesthesia.
How much weight can I loose with Liposuction ?
Most liposuction patients will loose less than five pounds The external pockets of fat simply do not weigh that much . Much of your body fat content is carried internally around your gut and internal organs.
What is Cryolipolysis?
This refers to the application of cold temperature to break down and destroy fat cells. It is specific for localized areas of fat deposition but not intended for areas with loose or saggy skin. Multiple treatments are often required .
What are the most common risks with a Liposuction ?
As with any surgical procedure, liposuction has certain common side effects, such as bruising, swelling, and temporary numbness. Although irregularities of the skin are possible, this is minimized by Dr. Shienbaums use of the specifically designed micro cannula.. Persistent areas of swelling and induration are the most frequent complaints. These irregularities will typically resolve with the use of compression garments, vibratory message ,and ultrasound all of which improve lymphatic drainage.
Will my fat grow back after Liposuction ?
Liposuction permanently destroys and removes fat cells. While significant amounts of fat can be removed during a liposuction procedure fat cells elsewhere in the remainder of the body can continue to grow.. Ensuring a healthy diet and maintaining your weight , with an appropriate level of exercise will prevent growth of fat in other areas of the body.
How long before I see my final result from Liposuction ?
The new body contour will be immediately noticeable on day one. Over the next several weeks you will continue to improve as the swelling gradually absorbs. It is important to stay in your compression garments to prevent any additional swelling It typically takes several months for all the edema to totally resolve. Message and lymphatic drainage are helpful in removing stubborn persistent areas . You should be able to resume most non- strenuous activities within 1 week
Can I have my face lipo suctioned. ?
The neck and jawline are the two areas most commonly improved with liposuction. . Small blunt micro cannula are used to avoid skin injury . Because of the thinness of the upper facial skin liposuction of the cheeks eyelids and temples there is a potential for indentations and contour irregularities
Can my Fat be used as a Facial Filler ?
Most aging faces suffer from fat atrophy and become increasingly hollow over time. .Modern facelift procedures will use fat grafting to augment the volume of these deflated facial areas. There is a reason why fuller cheeks tend to look more youthful.
What is nonsurgical fat reduction?
Options for fat removal include both non surgical and minimally invasive applications of ultrasound , infrared light, combined vacuum massage . cold or heat , laser, . radio frequency . and injectables. These include names such as CoolSculpting , Kybella, Vanquish and , SculpSure all of which can induce lipolysis.