5 things to know about liposuction

Friday, July 11, 2014

By: Femi Cole

Liposuction is a popular procedure to remove unwanted bulges and pockets of fat. Many individuals are annoyed with their “problem areas” or parts of the body that don’t respond to diet and exercise – liposuction is a great option for those specific areas. Liposuction is commonly used on the abdomen, buttocks, flanks, thighs, hips – and even the face.


5 facts about liposuction

  1. It is effective
  2. It is permanent
  3. It can be done while the patient is awake
  4. It is used to treat problem areas
  5. It’s safe!


Board Certified plastic surgeon Steven C. Schmidt, MD, goes into further detail in the video below.


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