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How Liposuction Could Help Sculpt Your Body

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Posted on Jun 20, 2024, 3 p.m.

Diet and exercise can go a long way toward helping you get the sculpted body you want. However, there are times when those methods just aren't enough. You could still end up with areas where you have more body fat than you want, and treating those areas can give you more confidence and comfort. Liposuction is a great way to do this because it specifically targets stubborn fat in specific locations for people who are at or close to their target weight.

Understanding What Liposuction Offers

Liposuction offers some people the opportunity to spot-reduce and target specific areas of their body that just aren't cooperating with diet and exercise. While this procedure can be used on larger people, it's typically more common for those who are smaller and have trouble spots that bother them and affect their confidence. Whether you're a candidate for liposuction depends on a number of factors, and working with a surgeon to get your questions answered is the first step toward seeing if this is a good procedure for your needs and goals.

Working With a Trusted Surgeon

Dr. Joel Aronowitz and other plastic surgery professionals know that liposuction can be a great tool for people who want to reduce their body fat. However, they also know that it's not the right option for some patients, and it's important to have a realistic idea of the potential results. Reaching out to a surgeon and asking questions can help you see what liposuction can do for you. It's vital to choose a surgeon with a lot of experience in the procedure, too, in order to get the best results.

Spot-Reduction for a Sculpted Look

According to Joel Aronowitz MD and plastic surgery professionals who work with liposuction, spot-reducing is the key to the success of the procedure. If you're a healthy weight and take good care of yourself, but you have a stubborn pocket of fat on your stomach or another area, you may benefit from what liposuction can offer. It can reduce or eliminate that area of fat that just doesn't seem to go away with other methods, so you can have a sculpted look and increased confidence.

Support Beyond Diet and Exercise

Getting the right support matters, and when you take good care of your body but still have pockets of fat, liposuction may be the right option for your needs. Working with a surgeon can give you important information about this procedure, so you can make a knowledgeable decision as to whether it's right for you. Then, you'll know you're making the right choice if you decide to move forward and can get the procedure you need to address your concerns.

This article was written for WHN by Dr. Joel Aronowitz who is a leading plastic surgeon with over 30 years of experience in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. As the Medical Director at the Cedars-Sinai Plastic Surgery Center, he specializes in body contouring procedures like liposuction. Dr. Aronowitz is known for his innovative techniques and dedication to patient education and safety. Outside of his practice, he enjoys hiking and supports community health initiatives.

As with anything you read on the internet, this article should not be construed as medical advice; please talk to your doctor or primary care provider before changing your wellness routine. This article is not intended to provide a medical diagnosis, recommendation, treatment, or endorsement. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. 

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https://www.mayoclinic.org/tests-procedures/liposuction/about/pac-20384586

https://www.youtube.com/c/aronowitzland

https://www.plasticsurgery.org/cosmetic-procedures/liposuction/procedure

https://www.plasticsurgery.org/news/blog/liposuction-10-things-to-know-and-10-questions-to-ask

https://www.cedars-sinai.org/programs/plastic-surgery.html

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