Archive for the ‘Liposuction’ Category

Mini-Liposuction: When Diet & Exercise Aren’t Enough

Friday, January 10th, 2014

New Year’s resolutioners taking up precious time on your favorite elliptical? While studies show that those with a goal of losing weight give up after about 38 days, the success stories tend not to make the news. Whether you’ve been committed to a four-days-a-week workout routine for years, or are beginning to see trouble spots, [...]

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Maintaining Liposuction Results

Monday, July 1st, 2013

Liposuction remains to be one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures to this day. According to the 2012 Plastic Surgery Statistics Report released by The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), the fat-removing procedure was the second most popular, trailing breast augmentation by about 5 percent. Some liposuction patients have found that they [...]

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Liposuction: Is There a Way to Maintain Fat Loss?

Monday, June 18th, 2012

If you’ve had liposuction or follow health news, you’ve probably known for some time that fat can return post-surgery, and to places other than where it was removed. A new study by Brazilian researchers now proves that when patients lose fat through liposuction, it tends to come back and gets redistributed deep within the abdomen, [...]

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Liposuction Loopholes

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr Fredric Barr explains that any liposuction procedure which removes more than a liter of fat must be done in a regulated office. Right now there are very few laws which regulate liposuction in an office setting.

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How to Correct Gynecomastia with Plastic Surgery

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

From workplace pressure to dating later in life, it’s no wonder we’ve seen a marked increase of men undergoing plastic surgery procedures in 2011. But there has been another force driving men to go under the knife for decades, and its incidence is more common than you may think. Although gynecomastia typically affects newborns, adolescents [...]

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Growing Interest in Body Contouring Procedures

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

Body contouring procedures, in the form of liposuction or tummy tucks, are quickly becoming one of the most highly demanded cosmetic surgery procedures in America. In fact, in 2009 Americans underwent twice as many liposuction procedures and four times as many tummy tucks as they did 10 years ago, according to the American Society for [...]

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Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Benefits are More Than Skin-Deep

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

The Herald-Sun of Durham, North Carolina reported today in “Plastic Surgery’s benefits more than skin-deep” that successful cosmetic and plastic surgeries are transforming people’s lives for the better. In an interview with patients of different ages, they describe each of their surgeries and how it has helped their physical appearance while boosting their confidence and [...]

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