After Liposuction for a BBL I have like a swollen tube like appearance going down my flank . Any suggestions? (photos)
Doctor Answers 2
Tube like appearance
Even during the swollen phase immediately after liposuction patients should look a little more even than you do.
still, results take 3 to 6 months so it's not a good idea to judge results too early.
I have a feeling the area just below your area of fullness was treated a little more aggressively and the "tube" may have not had enough treatment.
The area just above the groin tends to be thin and should not be liposuction aggressively.
The area around the belly button tends to have more fat that requires much more effort or fat removed.
In your case I suggest you wait 3 to 6 months for your final results and review your results with your plastic surgeon.
By then all the scat tissue should be mature and should not be interfering with your final result.
At that time you may or may not need a revision depending on what the results look like.
Mats Hagstrom M.D.
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