Vaser Liposuction versus Traditional Liposuction

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Vaser Versus Traditional Liposuction Recently there have been many advances in liposuction surgery which offer significant advantages over the traditional liposuction techniques. Liposuction was first invented in France and in its early stages used wide bore suction cannulas and no infiltration of the tissue prior to liposuction. The fluid that is infiltrated into the area [...]

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July 5th, 2011   |   Body, Liposuction, Vaser Lipo Suction    |  No Comments

Explaining the latest Cosmetic Surgery Trends: New 2010 BAAPS Statistics

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Some clear trends in Cosmetic Surgery were apparent when The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) released the UK’s 2010 statistics this week. Despite the recession, there are more cosmetic surgery procedures being carried out in the UK than ever: a 5% increase on the previous year. But whilst some procedures are clearly on [...]

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Do I need Cosmetic or Plastic Surgery? The Differences Explained.

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The terms ‘plastic surgery’ and ‘cosmetic surgery’ are often used interchangeably or cause confusion: many people in the UK think that ‘plastic surgery’ is just the American term, when in fact it is a completely different field. When looking into procedures to change the way you look, it is important to get the basic terminology [...]

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Cosmetic Surgery for Men

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Do you think nip/tuck is only for women? Think again because there are many options available for men and becoming increasingly popular in the UK. Here are some statistics to start with: The top cosmetic surgery procedures for men in 2007 include liposuction, rhinoplasty, eyelid surgery, male breast reduction, and facelift. The top non-surgical procedures for [...]

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Fight Fat & Fight Cancer! 2011 Cosmetic Surgery Trend

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2011 is the year of the War on Obesity. So the Big Buzz in Cosmetic Surgery is Fat Removal procedures: “We’re talking freezing fat, zapping fat, melting fat away, as well as vacuuming fat from places where it is plentiful (thighs, tummy and love handles)” says Denise Mann (ed. Ceatus Cosmetic Surgery Group). This comes [...]

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Why is Vaser Liposuction Better Than Traditional Liposuction?

In vaser liposuction ultrasound energy is used to disperse the fatty tissue in the affected area. Just by ultrasound energy causing the fatty acids to dissolve and release the contained fatty tissue The emulsified fatty tissue is then removed by liposuction. The advantages of vaser liposuction are Quicker recovery Procedure normally preformed under local anesthetic [...]

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August 9th, 2010   |   Liposuction, Vaser Lipo Suction    |  No Comments

What Is The Difference Between Different Liposuction Techniques?

The main types of liposuction available currently are vaser liposuction, smart lipo, power assisted liposuction, water assisted liposuction. In each of these techniques the fatty tissue is removed by suction through hallow tubes (cannulas). The difference is in how the fatty tissue is treated prior to it being sucked out. In vaser liposuction a ultrasound [...]

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July 26th, 2010   |   Liposuction    |  No Comments

Is Liposuction The Solution for Me?

Liposuction is not the cure for fatness. Jenn if you are overweight particularly if your body mass index is over 30, liposuction is not the treatment for you. You need to address your lifestyle issues and perhaps a personal trainer who can give advice on exercise and diet. This is by far the safest, most [...]

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July 25th, 2010   |   Liposuction    |  No Comments

What will the Scarring Look Like After Liposuction?

Scarring for liposuction is usually done minimum and I tell tend to people that it will fade to a very small pale involve and while is doing so may that likely small mole. Generally for each area that have/has liposuction two small incisions will be required. In some cases three will be needed. And this [...]

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July 23rd, 2010   |   Liposuction    |  No Comments

Liposuction – How Much Can Be Removed?

Generally the maximum amount of fatty tissue that I recommend be removed during liposuction is 5 liters of fatty tissue. This corresponds to approximately 5 kilograms of fat. The reason I do not recommend removal of more tissue than this is that it can cause disturbances to the fluid balance in the body and serious [...]

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July 17th, 2010   |   Liposuction    |  No Comments