Are There Any Risks or Restrictions of Having Vaser Liposuction During a Course of Roaccutane?

Are there any risks or restrictions of having vaser liposuction during a course of ruaccutane treatment? Area to be treated by lipo are legs and acne treament for face.

Doctor Answers 2

Vaser Lipo Risks

{{ voteCount >= 0 ? '+' + (voteCount + 1) : (voteCount + 1) }}

Thank you for your question. Having liposuction is an additive stress on the body so I would prefer the Accutane be finished, then wait 6 months for a surgery.  I hope this helps.

Danville Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 26 reviews

Surgery after Accutane use

{{ voteCount >= 0 ? '+' + (voteCount + 1) : (voteCount + 1) }}

Because of the changes that occur in the skin with Accutane use, the safest policy is to wait a year after discontinuing treatment before having an elective procedure.

Ian Lonergan, DO
Wilmington Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 45 reviews

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.