Flank liposuction targets the area between the bottom of the rib cage and the top of the waist. Liposuction of the flanks is one of the most common liposuctions. People often get it to reduce the fat on love handles and reduce your waist. Fat on love handles is laser very difficult to reduce even by dieting and exercising. So, Liposuction is a very successful way to get in shape for people of all sizes. At Orange Tree, our surgeons specialize in Liposuction body contouring in South Delhi. Liposuction is believed to be an art form to make a perfect sculpted body.
Liposuction is not a substitute for dieting or exercising but can be used as a supplement to your regimen. There is no significant amount that you lose but you will surely lose several inches and end up looking like you lost weight. The new-look will boost your confidence and you start liking your body even more. Hence, you will eventually end up working more for your body once the rigid layer of fat is gone.
It is generally performed under general anesthesia. Once you become unconscious, the Doctor will make a few incisions on the sides of your waist and insert a small tube called a cannula that will suck the fat cells from your body. The extra fat is then suctioned out using a surgical vacuum or a syringe attached to the cannula.
Everyone has a different body but the procedure is generally well-tolerated and you will get to work in 3-4 days. You will be sore after the surgery for some weeks or even months but it’s not painful. Post-surgery, it is recommended to walk the same day to reduce the chances of risks. Also, you need to wear a compression garment for a few weeks at least. You can resume your daily workout after 4-5 weeks post-surgery.
The results vary on some factors such as age and the overall health of the patient. It is extremely effective for trimming the waistline and getting you in shape. If you undergo flank liposuction to redefine your waistline after dramatic weight loss then it might take time to adjust to your new body shape. Successful results also depend on the elasticity of your skin. Don’t remove more than 8 pounds from your body at one time, otherwise, there are high chances of complications. You can always get another surgery if you are not satisfied with your first one and want to lose some more fat cells.