After you submit bariatric surgery it is necessary to consider that there are aesthetic options that can help you feel better and more comfortable with your body. Therefore, this time I will refer to what is and what is liposuction after weight-loss surgery.
Weight loss surgery
Those who undergo weight-loss surgery often have a Body Mass Index (BMI) greater than 30 or 40 depending on whether they have other complications associated with obesity. Once you have undergone this type of surgery may need later other surgeries aesthetic nature, such as liposuction.
What is liposuction?
This surgery has become one of the most frequent treatments in aesthetic practices. While there are different techniques, such as ultrasonic liposuction, suction assisted, lipoplasty, liposculpture and lipolysis; This technique involves the permanent removal of subcutaneous fatty tissue. This procedure is performed by placing cannulas mechanically disturbed adipocytes (fat cells), which then pneumatically by a special mechanism.
What is liposuction after weight-loss surgery?
The goal of liposuction after bariatric surgery is to remove the rest of adipose tissue that could not be removed neither exercise nor diet. Moreover, it helps to reshape the body.
While this type of cosmetic treatment can be very useful to shape up and improve self-esteem who is subjected to this type of surgery; It is important to know what are the possible adverse effects of this type of technique.
They can be classified in liposuction risks associated with preexisting background and inherent risks of liposuction.
Risks preexisting background
Snuff or alcohol consumption.
own risks of liposuction
Shock by excessive loss of body fluids.
Fat embolism (small fat globules passing blood).
Nerve damage, skin, tissues or organs.
Burns due to the heat of the instruments used for liposuction.
Irregular skin especially in elderly patients.
It is important that these treatments are not taken lightly, because if it can be very effective, can also be risky. Therefore, if you take the decision to make this type of practice consultation with a specialist.