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Liposuction is an invasive procedure used to improve body contour by removing areas of fat that've been resistant to diet and exercise. It's important to note that lipo is not intended to significantly reduce weight, cellulite, or sagging skin. Here's how it works: Thin tubes called cannulas are inserted into the body, dislodging fat deposits that are then suctioned out. Lipo can be done on various body parts including the abdomen and waist, hips and thighs, and the cheeks, chin, and neck.
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I been wanting this since my first child my tummy never been the same I can't be more excited but I'm doing this for me for years I been trying to satisfied everyone else but myself do now with out looking back I'm going on vacation to visit my papi in San fransico Macorís he Will be The one ... READ MORE

I am scheduled for breast implants with a lift. And lipo of abdomen flanks inner and outer thighs. I am starting to have second thoughts. I think I am watching too many botched shows and go ogling too much. I am worried that the liposuction will give me loose skin or turn out lumpy. Worried that... READ MORE

I'm a middle aged guy in decent health that exercises regularly. But I've always had stubborn spots that would not go away no matter what. So I eventually decided to get liposuction on my chest back in 2013. Unfortunately, I didn't goto Dr Widder first. One year later, my chest was a little... READ MORE

What drove me to this was many years of midsection weight from my waist to neck. I had water liposuction performed on my stomach/handles, abdomen, flanks, and chest. I am 6'4" 285lbs. Moderate to light exerciser. I am currently 6 days out of surgery and doing pretty well. First 3 sucked.... READ MORE

I met with Dr. Daniel Markmann and he answered all of my questions. He made me feel comfortable and hopeful. I go for my pre op appointment next Thursday. I will update with before pictures. I have been thinking about making my appt for months now and I gona took the initial step. I'm very... READ MORE

I have always held all my weight right on my stomach. I got down to 10% body fat through vigorous exercise and dieting once, and still had no visible abdominal muscles. I really wanted to be able to sit down on the edge of a pool and not have a stomach roll showing. I'd long talked about... READ MORE

I've been reading through reviews for a while (almost a year) and figured I would post my own story because I've finally made my decision - no turning back. I'm 28, no kids but my weight has fluctuated too much throughout the years. My breasts practically grew overnight during my puberty from... READ MORE

Ughhhhhh my sx date is 2/9/16 and I cant wait. Well needed bday gift to myself. I did a photo consultation and the Dr agree with what I want. Im staying at Cosmicare and so far I LOVE THERE PROFESSALISM. Kesha is WONDERFUL, and i feel like im going on another vacation. Everything is booked so... READ MORE

32 year old mother of 1 and I'm finally getting my abdomen liposuctioned. I've been to two consults with Dr Hayes and my surgery is booked! Eeekkkk! I have always had a fat deposit "pooch" on my lower belly which is resistant to diet and gym. After my child was born it seemed even harder to work... READ MORE

I'm just hoping that I see w big result and that my body can look as good as I feel inside than outside. My prom is also coming up and I wanna wear the dress that have people stopping and looking at me. I'm getting this procedure to give me that boost I need to keep my weight off of me. So... READ MORE

About 18 months ago, I had an abdominoplasty done by Dr. Kerr. Results were great, but there were some areas he couldn't lipo at the time because it would have risked healing of the big incision. There was also a dog ear on one side. Stuff like that happens, and they offered to take care of... READ MORE

I had my knees, inner and outer thighs done! The results are far from ideal, is there anything to be done to correct this? I now have banana rolls when I am laying on my stomach and its seen with clothes on. I am really more embarassed now than ever to show my legs. I have a bulge now that can... READ MORE

I wanted to do this for personal resasons and felt that I wanted to give myself a gift for Christmas. I'm a plus-size female with no shame in my game. Lol. I just wanted to get liposuction around my stomach and back area. I had my procedure last Friday so I'm 5 days post op. Had to stay in the... READ MORE

Hey ladies I've been a stocker on this page for over year and I'm finally decided on doing my own body transformation after reading so many journals and after reading so many comments and seen so many before and after pictures I don't seem to know what Dr. choose I've gotten quotes from Hector... READ MORE

Frustrated after many years of failing to lose weight or able get into shape I decided try lipo. I had thyroid cancer and ended up having my thyroid removed which caused additional weight issues. I had no confidence at social events or around men and was getting depressed. A few months after... READ MORE

Stay far far away....GET SOMEONE BOARD CERTIFIED WITH A MD BEFORE THEIR NAME. It seems all good until things go completely wrong. She is sweet and it draws you in, until she no longer wants to correct what she assured you she would. My initial surgery was blotched so she attempted to revise it,... READ MORE

Last year I got on the Atkins diet and lose 34lbs , I went from 204 to 170 in 5 months . But now I wanna get lipo for my stomach, back and love handles, am looking for a good doctor that's in Miami Fl and that's between 3,000-3,500 and that also will put me to sleep during surgery. I want a... READ MORE

I'm in the beginning stages(only 3 days in) but I see results already. Loved the doctor I choose. Dr. Shahine was great with me. He went in and took care of the problem areas that I brought to his attention. There was minimal pain during the procedure. Although afterwards is a different story.... READ MORE

I just got lipo yesterday on my arms, neck, inner thigh, side flanks, and back. I am freaking out:(. I dont see the results I want. I told the doctor os still wanted to be curvy but i feel like she did not take enough fat off my arms and hip. Im very very upset. Am I over reacting? Has anyone... READ MORE

I had a large procedure, wanted to change all little things i was unhappy with: fat ankles, heavy calves, big inner thighs, hanging lower belly. Interviewed many doctors, felt very lucky i got to Dr. Suess!!! Surgery went very smooth. Along with being super professional and performing great job,... READ MORE

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How much does Liposuction cost?

The typical cost for Liposuction ranges from $1,200-$8,533 with an average cost of $5,975. Costs will vary by surgeon, geographic region and the complexity of the procedure. Cost estimates are based on 3,272 patient reviews submitted on RealSelf. Learn more