Liposuction,is a cosmetic surgery operation that removes excess fats from certain parts of the human body through special vacuum or special injectors. Through liposuction, excess stubborn fats in deep layers are removed and also fat accumulation leading to contour irregularities are eliminated by surface- liposuction or liposculpture method. It can be applied to abdomens, belly, backs, arms, chins (double chin), outer thighs, inner thighs, inner knees, breasts (gynecomastia) and hips.
Liposuction means vacuuming the fat Through the specially designed cannulas connected to a vacuum pump, fat is taken out from several parts of the body. Purpose of liposuction that is applied with cannulas is shaping the body. With liposuction, fat is removed and may be transferred to such areas of the body that lost their volume. Actually, Liposuction operation is not a good alternative to diet or exercise. It is not an operation for losing weight, but rather for correcting body contours.
The safety limit is deemed to be 4.5 liters approximately in the liposuction operation. Higher amounts can be removed but the measures to keep the liquid and electrolyte balance of the patient should be taken. If the patient has wider areas, he/she can have another liposuction 3-6 months later
The operation is performed under the supervision of anesthesiologists in the operating room and under hospital conditions. .Lokal anesthesia and sedation in combination is preferred. Very limited to small areas
local anesthesia can be applied. Vacuum surgery takes between 1-5 hours depending on the area to be treated. depending on the type of operation and the anesthesia applied the patient can exit on the same day or after 24 hours from the hospital.
After operation, dressing is done and special liposuction clothing is put on. No notable pain occurs after the operation, painkillers will make you relaxed and You can get back to work in 2 days or 2 weeks depending on the procedure . Edema, bruises, numbness or formication are less seen comparing to the other liposuction methods , They go away in 3 weeks automatically. The patient can continue to wear liposuction clothing (corset) for about 5 weeks. Liposuction cannula input area is 2-4 mm and becomes almost invisible in 3 months.
You’ll notice and enjoy the new shape of your body after the third week. The liposuction area takes its final shape between 2 to 6 months .