Liposuction is a type of cosmetic surgery used by millions of women for removing the useless unpleasant fat from the body trying to change female body shapes. Liposuction is an invasive procedure which can improve your body contour by removing areas of fat that have been resistant to intensive diets and regular exercises. More and more women use liposuction for improving body shapes and becoming more beautiful. It is important to know that liposuction can just remove some fat but it is not intended to significantly reduce weight, cellulite or sagging and aging skin. Women should pay very special attention to liposuction risks and complications.
Liposuction risks depend very much on health condition and client diseases and following conditions should be checked before planning liposuction procedures:
High blood pressure;
Diabetes (any type);
History of heart problems;
Different types of allergy including allergy to specific medications;
Pulmonary problems (shortness of breath, air pockets in bloodstream);
Smoking, alcohol and/or drug abuse.
In general liposuction performed by an experienced doctor in a properly equipped facility is safe but there are some risks which should be discussed before making final decision. Usually risks are increased if liposuction covers large area and/or many areas. Risks correlated to liposuction include:
Liposuction risks and complications
Post-operation swelling, bruising, soreness, and numbness in and around the treated areas;
Post-operation scarring and/or irritation (around the incision sites, skin surface may be irregular, asymmetric, or even “baggy,” especially in older people);
Shock (usually when not enough fluid is replaced during the surgery);
Fluid overload (usually from the procedure);
Bleeding and/or blood clot;
Fat embolism – when tiny globules of fat moved to the bloodstream block blood flow (very dangerous!);
Nerve, skin, tissue, or organ damage or burns from the heat or instruments used in liposuction;
Liposuction is the removal of excess body fat by suction using special surgical equipment – it is very popular type of cosmetic surgery. Sometimes liposuction called lipoplasty. During liposuction, small,…
Disclaimer: It is strongly recommended to consult your doctor for professional advice. Above mentioned information and recommendations are just general and should be adapted to each person according to personal health indicators and status.