The most popular areas targeted for liposuction surgery include the back, the thighs, the abdomen, the arms, and the flanks. These areas are most commonly targeted; because they are the more difficultareas in which to eliminate fat or cellulite using diet and exercise alone.
Thebody areas that can be treated by Liposuction Surgery are different for men and women. The most frequently treated areas for women are the abdomen, breasts, hips, outer thighs, anterior thighs, inner thighs, knees, arms, buttocks, cheeks and neck.In men, the most commonly treated areas include the chin and neck area, abdomen, flanks and breasts.
*The flanks are commonly known as love handles, and are the greatest problem area for men. The flanks are located above the hipbone and tend to accumulate fat that is hard to eliminate using diet and exercise. In the female the identical anatomic area is called the waist.
*In men and women the abdomen is the most common area of the body to be treated with liposuction. There are some important factors that affect the success of abdominal liposuction such as; the amount and location of abdominal fat,
history of weight gain and weight loss, history of pregnancy, and the age and the sex of the patient.
*Tumescent liposuction is a very effective method of breast reduction for women with very rapid recovery. For women it reduces 20 to 50 percent of the breast volume with minimal risk of postoperative complications.
*The male breast is one of the four areas on men most commonly treated by liposuction.
*Using microcannulas and tumescent liposuction techniques, the size and shape of the buttocks can be improved with excellent, symmetric, and smooth results.
*For removing fat from the chin, cheeks and jowls, “Tumescent liposuction” is the safest and usually the most effective technique. Some positive outcomes of tumescent liposuction of the face and neck are fewer risks, scars, and rapid recovery
*Liposuction of the thigh is not a very complicated process and recovery time is generally fairly quick. The inner thigh area is a common area of concern among women who seek liposuction. Ideally, there should be no significant lumpiness or irregularity of shape, and no visible evidence of a surgical procedure after liposuction. Some patients have fat deposits only on the outer edges of the thighs while others have fat bulges on the inside. For many women,
liposuction of the thighs means they will look better in their clothes
*The arms are one of the areas that consistently yield the highest level of patient satisfaction and happiness Tumescent liposuction of the arms using microcannulas provides excellent cosmetic results.
Liposuction is not intended to be used strictly for weight loss. Rather, liposuction is most effective and beneficial when used to contour a patient’s overall figure by removing pockets of fat in specific areas that are resistant to diet and exercise. Liposuction can be very useful when performed on localized areas of the abdomen, flanks, hips, thigh
area, buttocks, arms, and breasts.