will give a permanent change in body contour and can be performed
in both men and women of all ages. However, pregnant women and people
with certain medical conditions should not undergo this type of
certain individuals there is an inherited tendency to deposit fat
in a number of "problem areas". These include the abdomen, inner
and the outer thighs, inner side of the knees, chin area, neck and
the arms. The stubborn fat on these areas can be permanently removed
by Liposculpture, as the fat cells do not regenerate in adults.
amount of fat that can be removed is limited to three litres in
any one time, so it is very important for the patient to understand
that Liposculpture is not a treatment for obesity.
operation is performed in a private hospital and a local or general
anaesthetic is used, depending on the area that needs to be treated.
There is some swelling, numbness and bruising for several weeks
after the initial treatment. It is expected that patients can resume
normal duties after a few weeks, depending on the size of the treatment.