Traditional liposuction removes fat cells from the body. High definition liposuction, on the other hand, pays attention to the natural topography of your body and accents certain muscle groups by differentially removing fat and sculpting your body. During your consultation, Dr. Lee will examine your fat distribution and carefully plan where to remove the fat and where to accent the contours.
Liposuction is among the most powerful – and empowering – methods of body contouring. It contours and tones the body while increasing confidence and quality of life.
It is often genetics and not a lack of willpower that causes bulging in the undesirable areas such as underneath the chin and the torso. Together with a healthy diet and daily exercise, liposuction can help you create your ideal figure. Liposcution is effective in treating…
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Liposuction is among the most popular cosmetic procedures on the planet. It can be performed under local or general anesthesia depending on the amount of fat removed. During the procedure, a numbing fluid known as tumescent fluid is first injected to not only numb the area but prevent blood loss.
After the injection of fluid, a thin tube known as a cannula is inserted through a small incision near the target area. Excess fat is then suctioned out of the body and either discarded, or saved for use during a fat transfer procedure. Liposuction is often used in tandem with another surgical treatment, such as male breast reduction, mommy makeover, arm lift or a thigh lift.
As with any procedure, the best way to make an informed decision is to schedule a private consultation with Dr. Lee at her Beverly Hills office.
She will perform a customized physical evaluation, analyze your body’s fat distribution and help you get started on the road to achieving your personalized aesthetic goals. In general, good candidates for liposuction are: