It takes a considerable amount of time and a strict diet and exercise regime to lose the baby fat gathered during pregnancy. For some women diet and exercise can work alone. However, for those women that do not benefit from diet and exercise, tummy liposuction using VASER liposuction technique can be a great option. It is also an alternative to traditional abdominoplasty, also known as tummy tuck.

Liposuction of abdomen is an outpatient procedure and it can be performed under conscious sedation. The recovery is much faster than traditional abdominoplasty and you are not left with a long scar to your abdomen.

Mummy tummy liposuction can be combined with abdominoplasty or tummy tuck. In fact combining these two procedures results in better contouring of the abdomen.

Additionally, abdominal liposuction can be combined with breast augmentation or breast lift. This combination is typically called as mommy makeover in which a woman tries to get back her pre-baby body.

Ideal candidate for Mummy Tummy Liposuction

Pregnancy can stretch your abdominal skin and muscles to make space for your growing baby. It takes some time before you can get the muscle tone back in your abdominal muscles. These women can benefit from mummy tummy liposuction.

Women who have reasonable skin but not excessive amounts of loose skin. Those women with little to no muscle separation. If women do have loose skin and lots of fat and they just want to look better in clothes, then Vaser Liposuction may be an option. It is best to see our Doctors at Dezire clinic to assess your situation. So don’t wait and make an appointment at one of our clinics located at Pune, Bangalore, Delhi or Gurgaon and take the decision to look your best using minimally invasive technique.

Difference between tummy tuck and VASER liposuction

Tummy tuck VASER liposuction
Large scar across abdomen Smaller scar
Best suited for excessive loose skin Can tighten moderately loose skin
General anesthesia is used Performed under conscious sedation
Recovery takes longer Faster recover
Used to correct problems in abdominal area Can be used on any body part
Will repair muscle separation Will not help muscle separation
costly Much cheaper

Liposuction Technique:

Anesthesia is given using intravenous sedation.

Then, very tiny incisions are made wherever the liposuction is needed. Generally somewhere between 2-4 tiny incisions are made. The abdominal area is filled with a tumescent saline solution that contains local anesthetic and helps numb the site and shrink the blood vessels (this will minimize any blood loss and reduce bruising). This saline solution wets and fills the area to be treated, making it easier to break up fatty tissue with the Vaser system’s ultrasound energy.

Next, a small probe  is inserted into the treatment area. It transmits sound energy to break up and liquefy or melt the fat, while preserving other important tissues. This technique selectively removes the smaller deposits of fat surrounding specific muscle groups. In turn, this then enhances the natural contours of the muscles.

Finally, a gentle suction is used to remove the liquefied or melted fat. This process minimizes trauma to surrounding tissue structures such as nerves, blood vessels and connective tissue. This approach promotes smooth results and rapid healing. The advantages of vaser liposuction include:

  • Smooth contouring
  • Low to minimal quickly
  • Resume activities quickly
  • Minimal swelling and bruising bruising
  • Gentle wrist motion by surgeon: Precise sculpting and contour
  • Finesse

Benefits of Tummy Liposuction

In addition to being less invasive and less traumatic procedure than a traditional tummy tuck, tummy liposuction requires fewer incisions, less scarring and no displacement of the belly button. You should ensure that you fully understand the procedure and ask lots of questions whilst you are deciding whether this is the right solution for you. Finally, the decision should be yours and yours only however, having made the right decision for you, you will be on the path to joining the hundreds of happy women and men who undergo tummy liposuction every year and who are delighted with the results. After having a Tummy Liposuction procedure it is much harder to get fat again in this area.

Risks and complications after mummy tummy liposuction:

Common side effects of liposuction include:

  • Temporary swelling, bruising, soreness, and numbness in and around the treated areas.
  • Irritation and minor scarring around the incision sites where the cannulas and probes were inserted.
  • Baggy or rippling skin. The skin will usually tighten and retract after a few months. But in some people the skin may remain somewhat loose

Aftercare post liposuction:

After the procedure,your abdominal area will be covered  in bandages and compression garment needs to be worn for several weeks to reduce the swelling and bruising. The swelling and bruising can last up to 10 days. We will be providing you with pain killers which should help you with pain. We will also put you on antibiotics to avoid any infections.

Some fluid may leak from incision sites for some days which is normal.

On going home after the procedure, you will not be bed-ridden, and we encourage you to move about. Everyone heals differently, you know your own body and we encourage you listen to it and give yourself time to heal properly. Normal daily activities can be returned the next day after the procedure but we suggest you please avoid vigorous activities such as intense exercise or sports for around 2-3 weeks.

Final results of your surgery can be seen around 3 months after your procedure of abdominal liposuction.

Liposuction on Stomach Cost:

Cost of Mummy tummy liposuction depends upon the amount of work that needs to be done on each patient. When you visit one of the Dezire clinics located at Pune, Bangalore, Delhi or Gurgaon, Dr prashant Yadav will discuss all aspects of the procedure including its cost with you.

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