Member since 5/20/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Vaser Lipo is PAINLESS and QUICK - New York, NY

I just got Smart Lipo today and boy, was the procedure painless. I have a moderate pain tolerance but the tumescent liquid infection was really nothing. My most pain actually came from the IV they put in my arm. OUCH! The procedure itself was very fast and painless. My doc got my abs, flanks and bra fat in all under one hour. I was awake and talking to him for most of time time, listening to... READ MORE

Questions from nabbynab

General Vs. Local Anesthesia for Tumescent Lipo?

I'm interested in getting lipo to my flanks, abdominals and upper back. I'm about 10 lbs overweight in those areas only. When I got a consultation with a plastic surgeon, he... READ MORE

Is Smart Lipo a Scam? Why Do So Many Plastic Surgeons NOT Do It?

I've been lipo comparison shopping and all of the board certified folks I've visited say that Smart Lipo is a scam. Is this true or are they just using antiquated methods? READ MORE

Wear Compression Garment for Only 2 Days?

I've been reading a lot about Vaser post-op on this site. According to my doc's instructions, I only need to wear the compression garment for 24 hours after the draining stops... READ MORE

Vaser Lipo: Why Am I Fatter Now Than Day 2? (photo)

Howdy! I has Vaser lipo about a week ago on my abdomen and flanks. Initially, I LOVED my results but now I feel softer than before. Is this normal? What can I do to go back to... READ MORE

Discussions started by nabbynab

How Do You Conceal Your Compression Garment (Stage 1)?

I'm wearing this compression garment after ab lipo and it looks horrible under clothes. The bumps and shape of the garment show through!   How are you all wearing your... READ MORE

Vaser Lipo Experience: Surgeon vs. Body Type?

I've been reading a lot of Vaser reviews and I'm realizing how confusing the recovery process is. Some of us (like me) were literally wearing midriff shirts 2 weeks after... READ MORE

Recent comments from nabbynab

I really want to go in for one more but it's too pricey at the moment I reeeeallly hope the cost comes down soon READ COMMENT

A+ 3 months post op and I look amazing. READ COMMENT

It's been 2 months since my operation and I took off my garment. I'm super happy with my results READ COMMENT

Good luck with your recovery. We have similar body types so I think you'll be super happy. I'm one month after my procedure and am wearing pants 2 sizes smaller :) I guess you'll be SOREEEEEE for the next week or two and will probably... READ COMMENT

I'm so sorry to hear about your pain. I had Vaser and had a very easy recovery but from this site, I truly believe it's a case-by-case basis. Have you thought of going to another PS and getting a consultation? READ COMMENT