Patients often request that as much fat as possible be removed during liposuction (or liposculpture), but the real art is removing just the right amount of fat to optimize results.
Liposuction using local anesthesia, called tumescent liposuction, is the safest and most effective procedure for removing fat. Although most patients with loose skin before surgery will notice some degree of tightening after liposuction, they may still have a certain amount of loose skin after the procedure. Now there is a non-surgical way to further tighten [...]
Liposuction performed using only local anesthesia is the safest method of liposuction surgery.A review of complications resulting from office-based surgery by various specialties over a 7-year period published in March 2008 revealed that there were 31 deaths over 7 years*.Liposuction and liposuction with abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) or another cosmetic procedure accounted for the largest percentage [...]
The goal of this blog is to disseminate information about liposculpture and facial rejuvenation. These fields have grown and are changing rapidly, and there is much information to know. As a board certified dermatologist in Los Angeles and liposuction doctor, I will do my best to provide useful information.