Liposuction bad practice? could fat transfer work? (photos)

I got a liposuction on august 16th I'm noticing that my upper abdomen skin is a bit loose which is normal but above the belly button I have sagging skin I went to my doctor 5 days ago and what he did is to break or release the fold I had with a needle to make it symmetric the results are worst I really wouldn't like to make a reverse tummy, my abdomen was not in a bad condition before Could this be solved with an umbilicoplasty? could this be swelling? can this problem be solved with exercises?

Doctor Answers 3

Liposuction

It can take 4-6 months to see the final results from liposuction. Be patient and good luck..............


New York Plastic Surgeon
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Liposuction bad practice? Could fat transfer work?

Thank you for sharing your question and photographs.  Though the exact cause of this fold can not be determined without an in-person examination I would first allow your liposuction and subcision results time to fully heal, upwards of 3 months from both procedures.  Once the tissues have returned to their normal elasticity a better assessment as to the cause can be determined and treatment advised.  Best wishes.

Nelson Castillo, MD
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
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Creese after lipo

Thank you for your question. At this moment Please wait at least and re evaluate. Most of the time they settle. Please follow instructions from your PS.

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