Healing + Liposuction

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Does Liposuction Leave Scars?

If so, how long would they take to heal for a patient under 25? is it true that special garments must be worn(for inner thigh lipo) and for how long... READ MORE

How Does a Compression Garment Help After Liposuction Surgery?

I see lots of references in the stories posted on Real Self about compression garments post-op. I don't really understand how a compression... READ MORE

Liposuction - How Long Until You Can Be Sure No Complications Will Occur?

How long after a liposuction procedure you can tell that you did not have any complications, or that you are no longer in danger of complications... READ MORE

Experience from Laser Lipo on Neck and Jowls?

Looking for someone to explain their experience with the Laser lipo of the neck and jowls as well as recovery time. READ MORE

How Long Does it Usually Take for Swelling to Go Down After Liposuction?

I am planning on getting liposuction of my hips, thighs, and knees. My PS said he could probably remove around 5000cc and he's closing the... READ MORE

Does Swelling on Knees After Liposuction Last Longer Than Other Areas?

Hi i had liposuction on my knees and inner and outer thighs a week ago. does it take longer for swelling to go down on knees as they look bigger than... READ MORE

Does Sleeping on my Side Affect Liposuction Healing?

Hi, sorry for yet another question haha. Does sleeping on one's side affect the outcome or healing of liposuction? I don't wear my garment... READ MORE

What to Expect 6 Weeks After Lipo? My Abs Are Hard/Numb? Will Ultrasound help? (photo)

1200cc Removed- Min. Results- Lipo Lwr Abs Muffin Top on 8.7.12 My Dr told me that I was 20% swollen, that I was seeing my result. He was pleased at... READ MORE

What Are Some Things I Can Do at Home to Help Speed Up the Healing Process Following Lipo?

How much of diet and rest a factor in recovery from liposuction? Is keeping the area hydrated with lotion also equally helpful? At what point, a week... READ MORE

Arm Liposuction Nerve Injury - How Long to Heal?

I had arm liposuction revision 3 days ago. During procedure I felt a zip zip type pain shoot down my forearm. Later that day the underside of the... READ MORE

How Long Do I Have to Wait Before Applying Gel on my Scars From Lipo?

How Long Do I Have to Wait Before Applying Scar Get to Help Fade my Scars from Lipo? READ MORE

What to Expect from Liposuction the Second Time Around?

Can I expect the same results as the last time I had Liposuction five years ago? The last time most of my swelling and bruising was gone after one... READ MORE

Lack of Drainage After Liposuction?

I am 12 days post op from liposuction. I was very surprised to find my incisions were stitched closed and I had NO drainage. I thought my surgeon said... READ MORE

Why Am I Healing Slowly After Liposuction?

Ten days ago, I had liposuction on my inner/outer thighs, love handles, and the full length of my stomach. I was told I could return to a desk job... READ MORE

Could Sitting for a Long Time Affect Liposuction Result?

9 Weeks ago, I had Liposuction done on my thighs, hips and buttocks. I experienced little pain and the discomfort subsided fairly quickly within the... READ MORE

Must Fat Melted with a Laser Be Liposuctioned?

If a small pocket of facial fat is melted with a laser, must the fat be removed with liposuction? If not, what happens? Does the fat simply... READ MORE

1 Week Post Lipo To Arms- What's The Best Way To Heal Correctly? Any Movements To Avoid?

What movements should i avoid when recovering from arm liposuction? I have had liposuction to the arms 1 week ago. now i feel tightness and its hard... READ MORE

Results of Liposuction to Pass Army Tape Test, Easily Pass Fitness Test?

I am a 34 yr old male in the Army. They measure with a tape parallel to the floor across the navel. This maximizes my abdominal fat and flank fat. I... READ MORE

How Long Does Nerve Pain Usually Last While Healing After Liposuction?

I had liposuction on my inner& outer thighs, hip, and abdomen yesterday. Right now, I'm experiencing minimal buising and pain is tolerable.... READ MORE

Is It Normal to Be in Pain One Month After Laser Lipolysis?

I am a 59 year old healthy female that had 1100cc fat removed from abdomen and thighs with laser lipolysis. I wore the compression garment for 2 weeks... READ MORE

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