3 Reasons You May Need or Want Liposuction

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There are several reasons you may want to undergo a liposuction procedure. While liposuction is not a weight loss solution, there are many other situations where liposuction can help you obtain your desired goals and results.

No. 1 — Getting Rid of Stubborn Fat Deposits

One of the main reasons is that you want a better shape.  You have been eating right and exercising, but you are still experiencing those stubborn fat deposits. In most of these cases, you are at or near your ideal weight, but you don’t have the body shape you desire because of pockets of unwanted fat deposits.   

Liposuction can easily treat those stubborn fat deposits.  The most common treatment areas include the stomach or abdomen, waist, thighs, buttocks, and arms. Even your facial areas can benefit from liposuction contouring.

No. 2 — Boost Your Confidence

If you are experiencing those pesky fat pockets, especially if you have just experienced a large weight loss, you may still feel embarrassed by your body shape. Liposuction offers near immediate results that will reveal a more toned figure, which can lead to feeling attractive and confident.

No. 3 — Reduction in Fat Production

Because the liposuction procedure removes fat cells, you have a much lower risk of gaining fat in the areas treated.  Of course, you will still need to engage in a good diet and exercise regime to help keep those wonderful results. Additionally, certain types of liposuction, such as laser therapy, can actually help stimulate the production of collagen. This new collagen can help your skin become firmer and smoother.

Liposuction from St. Louis Laser Vein Center

Says Dr. Thomas Wright, medical director at the St. Louis Laser Vein Center, “In addition to these three benefits of liposuction, your overall health may benefit from this procedure.” He continues, “The liposuction technique can often help reduce triglycerides (fat cells in the blood). By reducing these levels, your risk for heart disease can be lowered.”

At the St. Louis Laser Vein Center, we specialize in various liposuction techniques. We want to ensure that all of our patients receive the very best procedure for their individual situation. If you would like to know more about liposuction and find out if you are a good candidate for the procedure, please call us today to schedule a complimentary consultation. We can help you understand the procedure, its benefits and how it can help you achieve your desired goals.