WHAT IS AN ARM/LEGS LIPOSUCTION?
Liposuction can be used in different body parts; its purpose is to eliminate unwanted fat through small incisions in localized areas such as the legs or arms. Our experienced team of surgeons achieves this with a subtle method of removing excess fat without compromising the integrity of the tissues, thus preventing fibrosis.
WHO IS A GOOD CANDIDATE?
A liposuction is an excellent option if you have a few localized problem areas you’d like to eliminate but are difficult to sculpt with diet and exercise alone. With liposuction, you can expect smoother and more attractive body contours. For skinny people, high-definition liposuction can be used for abdominal marking, also known as the “Six-Pack.”
Liposuction is a surgery that lasts anywhere from 1 to 3 hours, depending on the treatment areas. This procedure is done under anesthesia. A series of discrete incisions are created in the skin folds to carry out the process of extracting accumulated fat.
The initial recovery period for liposuction generally takes about a week. During this time, some discomfort may occur, along with temporary swelling and bruising. Initially, mobility will be limited, along with some activity restrictions. This can include taking time off work, exercising, and many of your normal daily activities. You may return to work after one week.
The ideal liposuction results are permanent; the fat does not grow back in the area where it was removed. A compression garment is placed over the top to support healing tissues and ensure a beautiful contour.
A liposuction on the legs or arms is $ 4,500 individually. If added as another surgery, it is $ 3,000.
As a service to our patients, we are pleased to offer financing through CareCredit. CareCredit is a healthcare credit card that allows you to finance your cosmetic surgery. Financing through CareCredit will enable you to have your procedure done when you want and make affordable payments over time. CareCredit offers instant approval and low or no-interest payment plans. We gladly extend several CareCredit programs at Ideal Plastic Surgery: 6 or 12 months interest deferred 24, 36, or 48 months with a fixed APR. You can apply through the website https://www.carecredit.com/howcarecreditworks/prospective/ or by calling (866) 893-7864.
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