The appearance of the
abdominal section of the body can be refined and contoured using various
or "Tummy Tuck")
Generally referred to as a
removes excess fat and skin from the abdomen. The procedure also
helps to flatten the abdomen by tightening the surrounding
Women, with stretched abdominal areas due to previous
pregnancies, can benefit considerably from abdominoplasty. Older
individuals whose skin has lost some of its elasticity and are slightly
obese can experience an improvement in their abdominal area.
If you are in generally good physical shape but are concerned about
abdominal fat deposits or loose skin that does not respond to diet and
exercise, the procedure can potentially reduce or even eliminate a
protruding abdomen. Abdominoplasty
can produce a permanent scar which can possibly extend to both sides of
your hips, although the scar will likely be located below the bikini or
bathing suit line.
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Now among the most popular
cosmetic surgery procedures, liposuction (also known as "lipoplasty"
or "suction lipectomy") sculpts the body by removing undesirable
fat from areas around the neck, chin, upper arms, waist, flank, back,
abdomen, hips, buttocks, thighs and knees. Ultrasound-assisted liposuction
(UAL), tumescent technique are among the
various techniques used to provide precise results.
not a substitute for a healthy diet and exercise, but the procedure can eliminate
areas of fat that are unresponsive to typical weight-loss methods.
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