Body contouring is the treatment done to break down fat cell around the abdomen, thighs, arms and buttocks giving the waistline more definition and contouring. Body contouring helps tightening the sagging skin giving it smooth and slimmer look.What are the indications?
Fat around the abdomen, thighs, arms and buttocks can be treated with body contouring. It is also done for people after delivery, post weight loss, bariatric surgery which is done to lose weight in extreme obese patients.
Liposuction:- It is one of the most common procedure done to get rid of fat cells, in this general anaesthesia is used before the treatment. Liposuction can be done alone or combined with other treatments as well like:-
Body contouring surgery: - is done for people who have lost weight due to dieting, it is done when liposuction procedure fails to achieve the desired results. Other surgery includes:-
The person undergoing any of the above treatment has to be on bed over night as the site takes time to heel.
Surgical drains has to be done to remove excessive fluid and blood for the surgical site
Discomfort may persist up to 4 weeks and complete heeling will take few months.
One must have proper knowledge about treatment and pros and cons of the treatment.