What to Know Before Getting Liposuction?


Liposuction is a surgical procedure that is used to remove fat from different parts of the body. The process is carried out by a pressure suction technique. The surgeon performing liposuction is known as a lipo surgeon. During the process, the small tubes are entered into the targeted areas and these tubes sucked out the fat cells. But this technique cannot be used to reduce fat or lose weight.

This procedure has gained widespread popularity even in the Gulf region. Many clinics now specifically offer liposuction Dubai procedures.

If you are planning to undergo it, then you should know some important things about it. These are discussed below.

Ideal Candidates for Liposuction

 The ideal candidates for liposuction are those who have an ideal weight according to their age. But have some extra fat hanging around their bodies, deforming their shapes. Their ages should be less than 50 years, as most surgeons don’t treat a person above 50.

 Ideal candidates must not be addicted to some sort of drug and should possess good health. They should be realistic about the results. Good skin is also necessary for liposuction. Patients with good skin elasticity and muscle tone are ideal for it.

Liposuction Procedure

Liposuction is not the treatment if you are willing to lose the 30 or 40 pounds of weight that you have gained from the carelessness of the previous few years. It’s mainly used for removing some extra fats that are hanging around your body. It will help you reshape your body. If you are having some fat despite dieting and exercising, these fats can be removed by liposuction.

You should keep in mind that this is not the process for the treatment of obesity. For this purpose, take a healthy diet and exercise regularly.

Side Effects and Risks

As you know that every treatment has some side effects or complication risks. The same is with liposuction. There are certain chances of complication during or after this treatment. First, there might be an excessive flow of blood. Second, there might be inflammation or swelling of the tissues, or these might end by Necrosis.

Third, it might also cause some heart or lung problems. If you feel a pain chest after liposuction, then immediately contact your surgeon. Fourthly, there might be some complications because of anaesthesia reactions.

Recovery Process After Treatment

The basic step of surgery is the recovery after it. Liposuction might cause swelling, pain, and fluid drainage at the site of treatment. So You must have to take some painkillers or anti-inflammatory medicines for some days after the treatment. You have to wear loose, flexible clothes for a few weeks. You might have to regularly visit your surgeon for a few days.

Usually, recovery takes 5 to 7 days. Within three months you will be able to do all your physical activities.

Cost of the Process

The most important thing is that you should have knowledge about the total expenses of the process. Charges may vary depending upon the size and number of areas of treatment. The average fee of the surgeon for liposuction ranges from 3700 dollars to 5000 dollars.If you do not want to opt for a surgical procedure, you can choose one of the non-invasive skin tightening Dubai procedures.

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