Tumescent Liposuction Tips

Tumescent Liposuction Tips

Most of you understand what liposuction procedure is all about and what is involve. But a handful of people have knowledge of a specialized liposuction procedure called as tumescent liposuction. This type of liposuction uses traditional methods and quite common nowadays. The patient is put under local anesthesia, a solution of saline, lidocaine and epinephrine is then injected under the skin where the fatty deposit lies and then the excess fat is removed by suction through a thin tube called cannulae a much smaller than any other types.

In the mid 1980’s this type of liposuction was developed by dermatologic surgeons. But its popularity did not prosper until these recent years. Nowadays liposuction is the easiest and fastest way to lose weight, rather than exercising regularly, having a good diet or eating healthy food, people much rather have this radical procedure.

What are the benefits of having a tumescent liposuction?

There are a number of benefits particularly on other liposuction procedures. In contrast with other surgical methods these types of liposuction procedure generate less skin irregularities, have less bleeding, bruise-free and have a quicker recovery time.

What are the risks involve in this type of procedure?

These types of liposuction procedure have its own certain risk and complications. Such risks and side effects of the procedure includes skin irregularity, some cases may lead to skin lumpiness or dimpling, loosed skin and some infections. Although these risks seems to be a frightening, in reality this type of procedure is very safe and have quite a few side effects.

How long will it take me to recover?

Recovery time typically takes about six weeks or so for the scars to soften up, but as the healing process continues these scars will become faint and hardly noticeable. You might feel some numbness in the treated area due to the general anesthetic given to you but I assure you that this effect is temporary.
Stay away from doing physical activity at least for the first week because you are fresh from surgery and may cause strain on treated area and may cause unnecessary problems. Most patients that undergo this procedure are alert and proficient to function and do not complain of any nausea or grogginess.
Having a tumescent liposuction is very favorable procedure, you can have the body that you always wanted, have the self confidence and feel good inside and out.

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