Tumescent Liposuction

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Tumescent liposuction is a body-sculpting procedure that injects a large volume of fluid with local anesthetic and adrenaline into the tissue. This process shrinks capillaries, which reduces bleeding, and hardens fat, making it easier to remove. It is the preferred method of nearly all plastic surgeons performing liposuction, as it also reduces recovery time. LEARN MORE ›

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36 y/o getting lipo on 4/27/17 of full abdomen, flanks, and lateral back

I gained 40 lbs. in less than a year when I was taking antidepressants/SSRI's. Before this significant weight gain I worked out 5-6 days a week incorporating weights, and cardio/dancing. I would say that I was a lot more confident about myself and my body then. Although I no longer take... READ MORE

23, No Kids. Upper/lower abs, hips and sides.

My procedure is in 4 days and time is switching between passing too fast and not passing fast enough. I don't think I've ever been this nervous in my life. I've been wanting to do this even before it was legal for me to do it. When I turned 18 I poked around only to find it was way out of my... READ MORE

Dr Thomas Su is the One

First i want to thank ScubaRN who has left a detailed review here on realself about her experience with Dr. Thomas Su. Her detailed review and continued correspondence with everyone that asks a question of her has led me right to his office, as well as returning the favor to the realself readers... READ MORE

23, lipo to Abdomen,flanks and Back. Not Sure if Am Satisfied About my Result Yet

Had my liposuction 3/20/17. I have always been insecured about my body even when I was small.I didn't have that hour glass shape which I have always wanted and my belly fat especially the lower pouch flat,even with several sit ups and exercise,i couldn't get rid of it. Hopefully liposuction... READ MORE

28, Tumescent Lipo of Upper/Lower Abdomen and Flanks

After a great consult with Dr. Weiss, I've decided to schedule my procedure with him. It's for 4/20/17 and I'm more excited than ever. I didn't wan to go overboard, I just want to contour my problem areas. I'm using this procedure to kick off (and stick with) a strength training regime. Wish me... READ MORE

Chin, Abs, Flanks, and Back

I just go the procedure yesterday. I was under local anesthetic. This means that I was awake and under pain killers. During the procedure, I watched a movie with a headset that looked like VR headset. I did not feel pain during the procedure because there was a nurse assisting the doctor who... READ MORE

25 Years Old Getting Liposuction on Abdominal Walls, Flanks and Thighs

Hello ladies (and gentlemen) I just want to start by saying how helpful this site and the reviews have been in my research on liposuction. That is why I have decided to share my experience with people who are thinking on having plastic surgery.I am getting liposuction on my stomach, flanks and... READ MORE

38 yrs old, 2 children, lipo on flanks, abdomen, and bra/back roll

I researched several doctors and consulted with several. I found reviews and credentials for Dr. Liland online. He was very direct and to the point and answered all the questions I had which I appreciated very much. I read through several of his patients' reviews and felt that it was the best... READ MORE

33 Yrs Old, No Kids - Stubborn Fat Abdomen, Hips, Thighs - Ridgefield, CT

I have been thinking about having this procedure for years. I lost 40-45lbs after starting college, but I always had a little pooch. Long story short over the last 4-5 years I gained the weight back and inches, too! I looked up Dr. Goldman (he had done a different procedure on me in 1999) and... READ MORE

Getting ready for my Twenty FINE , its about time!

For the past couple of years I've contemplated getting this procedure done. I've always had a problem with my weight-im not only tall but I am thick as well and Ive always been referred to as the big girl and been put down about my weight. I've tried so many things over the years and failed. I... READ MORE

26 Years Old and Ready for a Flat Tummy and Small Waist!

I'm so excited and I can hardly wait! My procedure is schedule for March 2nd at 7am. I will be getting tumescent lipo 360 so that will include my upper, lower abs, loves handles, bra roll, and armpit fat if you will!! I will definitely be uploading photos for you all to see. Please feel free to... READ MORE

Dr Thomas Su Helps 40 Y/o with Too Many Curves - Tampa, FL

I'm a 40 year old female with one child who has had thick knees and love handles that I just couldn't get rid of despite years of exercise and a healthy diet. I've had these ever since my early 20's. I finally got the nerve up to try liposuction. I know that this isn't a weight loss program... READ MORE

Lipo Was Best Bday Present

Hey guys I'm 37 2 yrs ago I did cool sculpting that's was a waste of my money and I think it should be classified as false advertisement. So I again I've been going to the gym eating clean but my kangaroo pouch still existed so I finally decided to take the next step and go for liposuction. I... READ MORE

32 year old ready for my suction party!

Time to get my suction on! 32 year old mama of 3, 5ft2 54kg, ready to suck the life out of those terrible problem areas! Doing entire stomach, sides/love handles and saddlebags/outer thighs in 12 hours time. Feels a bit surreal, had first consult with my PS 2 weeks ago, and boom.... here we go.... READ MORE

37 Year Old with Gobbler Chin

Had a gobbler all my life thanks to the gifts of genetics. I'm taking a leap and looking into surgery options. I would love to do liposuction using the tumescent technique for my chin area. Thanks to this forum I know I do that want a necklift due to cost. I do have a consultation set up with Dr... READ MORE

28 Yo No Kids Lipo to Abdomen Flanks & Bra Strap - Houston, TX

My procedure with Dr Hennessy was great!! I was very nervous going in but he calmed me and assured everything would be fine! I got lipo to my abdomen flanks & bra strap & it's a HUGE difference! My stomach is a little wrinkly from trapped fluids but he suggested a massage therapist &... READ MORE

29 Years Old, One Kid 5 Years Old

Today was the big day, doctor testa was the best doctor ever, he was really patient, concern about me all the time, inna the assistant was really nice, she gave me like 3 teas to get me calm. i was very nervious, happy,... i dont know.. to be honest many feelings at the same time. when I get... READ MORE

Lipo Gone Wrong - Toronto, Ont

I am 42 yrs old and have never had kids. I have always hated my shape and finally decided to do something about it. I was tired of my thighs rubbing together, wanted to remove some bulk from by stomach and get rid of the dreaded back fat. I consulted 3 board certified surgeons and was told by... READ MORE

Tumescent lipo on flanks, bra strap, lower and upper abdomen

It's day 6 after my procedure, the first day was very difficult please make sure you have someone with you cause changing the pads, going to bathroom and even eating it's difficult on you own. Second day was more manageable and I was alone. I got a lymphatic drainage massage as I read it help... READ MORE

Tumescent Lipo 4 Weeks Post Op

Hello this is my first time posting I am four weeks out from having tumescent Lipo of my flanks, abs, and Lower Back. I work out a lot and just couldn't get rid of the love handles. I now experience a lot of swelling after my workouts I am wondering is there a better option than the fajas to... READ MORE

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