How long do smart lipo results last?

How long do smart lipo results last? Your results will continue to develop over the next six months as the treatment area recovers and additional fat cells are flushed from the body.

How soon do you see results from SmartLipo? Instead of waiting two to four weeks to see results as you do with the traditional procedure, you can start seeing results instantly, with more noticeable results within a week. The skin changes that come with SmartLipo take a little longer. Expect your skin to start firming up in three to four weeks.

Is SmartLipo as effective as liposuction? Smart Lipo works similarly to liposuction in that fatty tissue is suctioned out of the body to achieve a slimmer appearance. One of the major advantages of choosing Smart Lipo, however, is that it is also a skin tightening procedure.

How painful is SmartLipo? Since local anesthesia is used during a SmartLipo procedure, pain is absolutely minimal. In addition, there are some doctors that administer painkillers to the patient, mainly in order to ask patients to safely stand after the procedure is near completion.

How long do smart lipo results last? – Additional Questions

How many pounds can Smart lipo remove?

For your safety, there is a limit to how much volume can be removed at one time. Depending on BMI and other factors, we are limited to removing between 10 pounds (5 liters) and 12 pounds (6 liters) of excess adipose tissue and the surrounding liquid.

How many inches can you lose with SmartLipo?

Most people can expect to lose between one and two inches from their waist with this lipo treatment, and if you’re treating your upper arms or thighs, you can expect to lose around an inch from these areas, too. However, some people do lose more.

Are you awake during Smart Lipo?

Smartlipo is laser-assisted liposuction performed under local anesthesia, in which the patient is awake and aware throughout the procedure.

Are you put to sleep for Smart Lipo?

Oral sedation makes the procedure relaxing. A small number of patients (for example if they are only doing the neck area), will opt for no sedation. If you have oral sedation, then you must have someone drive you home after the procedure. The patients are awake during Smartlipo.

How long do I wear compression garment after Smart Lipo?

Dr. Herte recommends her patients wear compression garments for around six weeks following most liposuction procedures. There are three really good reasons why. You may think your body will heal itself, but it likes having some direction.

What are the side effects of Smart Lipo?

The Possible Side Effects of SmartLipo®

Most patients will experience minor swelling and some discomfort. Bruising and tissue tenderness may also occur. In most cases, swelling, bruising, tenderness, and discomfort resolve within a few days after treatment. Some rare risks of SmartLipo® include infection and hematoma.

Can Smart lipo cause blood clots?

Answer: Pulmonary embolism and SMART lipo

Blood clots and pulmonary embolism are rare but possible events during / following liposuction. It appears to be related to the amount of fat removed, the length of the procedure, and the administration of general anesthesia.

Will Smart Lipo tighten skin?

What is Smartlipo® TPX Laser Liposuction? The Smartlipo® TPX system is minimally invasive and provides the optimal blend of three laser wavelengths to disrupt fat cells at the source to remove fat and tighten the skin.

Can you have smart lipo twice?

Answer: SmartLipo

Yes, SmartLipo can be done on the same area twice. Please make sure you seek treatment from a board-certified dermatologist.

What is the best age to get liposuction?

Hips and thighs – Liposuction – optimum age is 30-35. Before 30, diet and exercise are the best option. Under 35, skin elasticity is better, producing better results since the skin snaps back over the new, slimmer shape. Skin – Laser skin resurfacing – optimum age 50.

Will lipo lumps go away?

While these lumps can last for more than a month, chances are you will see them disappear within a few weeks. If you still experience lumps, there are some other techniques, such as massage, that can help give you the smooth body contours you were hoping for.

Does fat come back after liposuction?

Fat will not return (and ideal results will remain intact) if the patient maintains their “post-lipo weight.” For example, if a patient weighed 130 pounds prior liposuction and had a total of 6 pounds removed through the procedure, fat will stay away if the patient maintains their weight at or below 124 pounds.

Why is my stomach still fat after liposuction?

It’s important to keep in mind that liposuction results are not necessarily permanent. While the fat cells are removed from your body for good, some fat cells still remain and can grow. It’s up to you to take good care of yourself so that you can enjoy your slimmer look for a long time.

Why do I weigh more after lipo?

It is believed that the weight gain after liposuction is caused by the fluid. It is inserted into the treatment area that the body produces causing swelling.

Why do I weigh the same after liposuction?

Answer: Liposuction is not weight removal

Part of that fat that was removed was injected fluid and water in the fat cells. The water you drink will replace some of the water in the cells in the tissue. I tell my patients you will look different, but your weight will stay the same.

How many sizes do you go down after liposuction?

With liposuction you can lose about 2 sizes. 6 to 7 litres of fat can be removed at most, depending on which areas you are having treated. Liposuction is especially suitable if you want to reduce local accumulation of fat that dieting and plenty of exercise have been unable to shift.

Do you pee more after lipo?

Answer: Frequent urination after liposuction

This swellin causes patients to be dehydrated requiring consuming more fluids. The swelling later on reverses and the extra fluid that was held in the swollen tissue’s returns to the circulatory system and excess water it’s eliminated by the kidneys as urin.