I inherited large muscular calves from my mother that are disproportionate from the rest of my normal/thin sized body.
Options for Calf Reduction?
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Calf Reduction Surgery
Calf reduction surgery is a common asian cosmetic procedure. There are several available options. 1. gastrocnemius muscle resection 2. Radiofrequency nerve ablation 3. surgical division of the nerves to the gastrocnemius muscle. Non-surgically, botox can be injected into the calves. However, botox injections only last for approximately 8 months to 1 year. This is a good alternative for those who are unsure about surgery, and results are reversible. It allows patients a preview of the results achievable with surgery. If interested, you should schedule a consultation with a plastic surgeon and discuss which option is best for your.
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