Lower Body Liposuction (Lipo360)
Dr. Barnes Explaining Tickle Lipo
About this Procedure
|Improves body shape by removing exercise-resistant fat deposits using a vibrating cannula and vacuum system. Using the tumescent technique, targeted fat cells are infused with a local anesthetic solution containing medication prior to liposuction to numb the treatment areas and reduce post-operative bruising and swelling. Liposuction areas include the abdomen, pubic area, flanks, armpits (auxillary), upper and lower bra line, upper arms, inner and outer thighs, inner knees, back hump (Dowagers hump).
|1 to 3 hours
|Typically local anesthesia with sedation
|Temporary bruising, swelling, numbness, soreness, burning sensation. Temporary fluid drainage from incision sites. Possibility of small incision scars that improve over time
|Asymmetry. Rippling or laxity of skin. Pigmentation changes. Skin injury. Fluid retention. Excessive fluid loss leading to shock. Infection.
|Back to work: 2 days to 2 weeks depending on the area. More strenuous activity we advise waiting 2 to 4 weeks. Full recovery from swelling and bruising is up to 8 months and sometimes a year. Tickle Lipo with the use of tumescent technique may decrease post-operative bruising and swelling
|Permanent when maintained with a sensible diet and exercise
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Upper Arms & Armpits
Back Abdomen & Flank Lipo
Dr. Barnes uses Smartlipo and Tickle Lipo (Nutational Infrasonic Liposuction) for minimally invasive surgery which he can do awake or with twilight sleep.
This includes contouring of the tummy, upper arms, thighs, back and hips. The Advantages of Smartlipo MPX™ are endless, especially combined with Tickle lipo.
How do you know what procedure you may need to reach your goals?
That’s what you and Dr. Barnes will determine together in your private consultation or in your virtual consultation online with Dr. Barnes. Face or neck concerns and signs of aging of face and neck are very personal issues.
Dr. Barnes will carefully listen to your personal concerns and offer options to meet your own goals for face and/ or neck rejuvenation.
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if you’re looking for a highly skilled very attentive and genuinely caring surgeon, look no further. Dr Barnes is the best.