Liposuction is a popular cosmetic procedure that is performed for the purpose of removing excessive stubborn that can’t be removed through exercise or diet. Traditional liposuction only removes the fat and does not tighten the skin. This is why most of the people hesitate to go for the procedure thinking that it will leave saggy skin behind. More and more new more effective techniques are now available in market for the procedure of liposuction. Laser liposuction is one of them that not only removes excessive fat but also tightens the skin. This is the reason that it is replacing traditional liposuction.
Laser liposuction is a fast fix for fat removal and provides you with trimmer and more contoured body. It targets the fat that is hard to shift or lose through other means. It is minimal invasive procedure and does not cause any severe pain or discomfort requiring less time for recovery. The procedure is suitable for any area of the body but the most frequently treated areas include.
- Neck and
Laser liposuction is performed under local anesthesia and during the procedure heat from fiber optic lasers having different wavelengths is used to melt the fat. Fiber optic laser is introduced to the targeted fat deposits through extremely small cannula inserted through small incisions. The heat from the laser breaks the fat, which are later on sucked and eradicated completely. Having fat melted before sucking it out makes the procedure less invasive. The added benefit of using laser is that it also boosts the production of collagen and makes the skin tauter. The tightening of skin with laser liposuction is nearly 50 percent more as compared to traditional liposuction.
You can be an ideal candidate for laser liposuction if you have fat deposits on certain areas of body and you have good general health. The procedure is no doubt effective for the patients but there are some limitations associated with it. Bear in mind that it is not an alternative of exercise and obesity can’t be addressed by it. It is only effective to reshape or contour body areas having excess fat. Limited amount of fat can be removed in one treatment that is not more than 3 litres usually. If you want to reduce more amount of fat, you will need to wait for nearly six months to get it removed again.