Liposuction Questions & Answers


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A while back, I saw a segment on the news about ultrasonic cavitation liposuction. It was pitched as a 'non-surgical' alternative to liposuction. As someone considering a little liposuction, this seems pretty attractive...
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I am a bit overweight and have always had a pudgy face. Is it possible to have liposuction to remove some of my facial fat? If it is possible, what are the chances of me being left with an uneven face?
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How often do people get Chin Liposuction? I don’t know anyone to be sincere about it. I wonder if anyone’s had good results with it. I'm definitely interested in visible results only because it’s a costly operation...
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I saw a video showing a doctor performing a tumescent liposuction, in which he said it's safe and effective, but in the video of the patient after a week, she looked bloated. She actually looked worse than before. Are t...
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I want tohave liposuction in the near future. I know a thin tube must be inserted under my skin to suck out the fat and I will therefore have the potential to form a scar. However, I also know the tube is so small there...
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I'm interested in having liposuction. I'm slightly overweight but workout pretty frequently. What makes someone an ideal candidate for liposuction?
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I recently saw a commercial for Kybella and am also aware of CoolSculpting, Is there a recommended procedure for removing fat below the chin? What would you recommend and what is the cost?
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I would like to know how long it takes for recovery for this and what is the price range... what kind of activity is allowed. Also what is the price range for cool sculpting?
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It seems that a lot of people are more inclined to choose CoolSculpting to remove some unwanted fat since it is non-invasive, however I have heard that liposuction yields better results. I have some excess fat on my fla...
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I'm 42, female and I'm tired of the excess skin on my cheeks making it look like I have jowls like a hound dog. I don't want a full facelift - at least not yet - but something like liposuction seems more appealing. I'm ...
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I have some fat under my chin; what some would call a "double chin". Do you recommend Kybella, CoolSculpting, or liposuction to address my problem area? I have around $4,000 to spend, but am open to financing if I have ...
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What type of patient is a good candidate for CoolSculpting, instead of just standard liposuction? Thanks, Dennis
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My husband and I want to have a baby this year but I had liposuction in my abdominal area about six months ago and I'm at the point now where all the pain and swelling and bad stuff has paid off and where I'm really hap...
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Will I have to wear a compression garment after my liposuction procedure or is that at my discretion? If I do have to wear one, for how long will I need to? I have worn Spanx or Spanx-like products in the past and found...
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I keep hearing about these supposed liposuction techniques that don't involve surgery. But there's no such thing, is there? I know about CoolSculpting, of course, but that isn't quite liposuction, even if it is supposed...
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From the videos I've watched, it looks like someone is rubbing a machine on your belly, giving you a lymphatic massage at the end, and that's it. Does it melt enough fat to see the difference after 8 sessions? Knowing t...
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I don't know if I need one or another.Would you please give me more information on this?
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i am an avid runner and try to run 5 days a week. I am going to get liposuction to my flanks to remove some unwanted fat that has been there ever since I had kids. How soon after having liposuction will I be able to run...
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I'm especially interested in non-surgical methods. Thank you!
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Really want to get some procedures done but I’m really scared about getting cut and being in so much pain!!! Can liposuction be done to achieve a flat tummy and no bra rolls?? I would love to do my stomach and transfer ...
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CoolSculpting, SculpSure and liposuction all seem to be similar treatments to eliminate excess fat. Which treatment do you prefer at your practice and why?
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What is the difference between Liposculpture and Liposuction? Does the difference have more to do with what part of the body is being targeted and not so much is one better than the other overall?
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I read about Laser Liposuction and I have been going back and forth on whether or not I should try it. Do you have any opinions or information on Laser Liposuction? I really only need it in my abdomen and I am not overw...
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I've recently learned about ankle liposuction, which I didn't think was possible. I don't have fat ankles, but they're definitely a bit swollen in relation to the rest of my body. Would it be possible to make them look...
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It's incredible how self-conscious a double chin can make you, and you can't even do anything to improve this. Maybe your attitude but that's really hard when you have to see yourself in the mirror every day. Nothing hi...
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The amount of fat, the area, the body fat distribution? I want to understand how liposuction works to make sure I get the maximum results when I decide to give it a try.
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I would like to learn how they go about pricing liposuction. Does it go by the amount of fat they remove, how long it takes them to do it, where on the body it's being applied, etc? Or might it be a combination of all t...
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I never realized they could do liposuction on the arms until yesterday, but am totally stoked to hear that they do. I'm a 28 year old woman who isn't really fat, but I'm not slim either. I guess I could stand to lose 20...
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Is recovering from a liposuction session a lengthy, involved procedure? Or is it more just a matter of a couple days rest, a compress or two, and maybe a few strong painkillers if necessary? I'm hoping to hear it's the ...
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