Liposuction is a commonly known procedure, but few people understand what modern liposuction really means, how it works, and what the full results entail.
What Can Liposuction Achieve?
This popular surgery is largely for body contouring, specifically to target stubborn areas that won’t budge with exercise and diet alone. Every year, about 415,000 liposuction procedures are performed around the world. The maximum amount of fat loss from liposuction is around eight pounds.
The most reputable surgeons usually utilize liposuction as a complementary procedure to more intensive surgeries such as a tummy tuck, mommy makeover, breast augmentation, or body lift. Liposuction is not usually recommended as a solo procedure, though that does occur in some instances