Liposuction is a type of cosmetic surgery which breaks up and sucks fat from various possible parts of the body, most commonly the abdomen, thighs, buttocks, neck, chin, upper and backs of the arms, calves and back. The procedure is used to slim and reshape the specific areas of the body by removing excessive fat deposits and helps in improving the body contours and proportion.
The technique is used to reduce localized fat deposits of the:
- Hips and buttocks
- Abdomen and waist
- Upper arms
- Inner knee
- Chest area
- Cheeks, chin and neck
- Calves and ankles
The procedure is helpful to treat condition like
- Lipodystrophy syndrome
- Extreme weight loss after obesity
- Extreme sweating in the arm pit area
In liposuction procedure before the procedure begins, you will be given anaesthesia. The anaesthesia varies depending upon the degree of fat being removed. The liposuction procedure is performed using a suction device which is attached to a cannula, stainless steel equipment. Next the cannula is inserted into fatty areas between the skins to remove excessive fat using a suction pump. This improves the overall body contour.