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Category Archives: Liposuction

CoolSculpting® vs. Liposuction: Which Body Contouring Procedure Is Best for You?

Woman (model) with clear skin and a toned body in front of a pale blue background.

If you are considering a body contouring procedure to eliminate stubborn fat, you may be trying to decide whether you can achieve the results you want with liposuction or nonsurgical CoolSculpting. It’s probably not surprising that the two procedures differ in a variety of ways, including their effects and recovery time. In this post, we will discuss the benefits of…

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Can Plastic Surgery Give You a Flat Stomach?

Woman (model) with a flat stomach posing in front of a window.

Cosmetic surgery procedures such as a tummy tuck or liposuction can give you a flatter and firmer midsection, as long as you have realistic expectations! These procedures are not magic bullets that can give you the same midsection you had when you were 16, but they can give you a trimmer-looking abdomen. If you decide on plastic surgery to improve…

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Most-Asked Questions About Liposuction

Spend some time researching liposuction online and you may wind up more confused than ever. Scattered across the liposuction internet landscape are marketing phrases such as tickle lipo and liposculpture, not to mention multiple techniques that include laser-assisted, power-assisted, and ultrasound-assisted. It’s no surprise that we get a lot of questions from liposuction patients at our Richmond, VA, plastic surgery…

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Dad Bod? Pair Liposuction With a Tummy Tuck

Rocking a “dad bod” these days? You’re not alone. Many men struggle with concerns about their bodies as they age, and it’s something I treat with plastic surgery on a regular basis. If you’re looking for medical help shaping up your dad bod, you may want to consider liposuction paired with a tummy tuck at our Richmond, VA, area practice.…

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Liposuction: Your Best Ally to Keep That New Year’s Resolution

With the start of the new year, many people are making New Year’s resolutions to eat right and be more active so they can shed unwanted pounds. And while focusing on diet and exercise is important for promoting overall health, it may not always get you the body you really want. Liposuction is 1 of the most effective ways to…

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An Infographic on Liposuction 101

Liposuction surgery is an effective solution for stubborn, localized fat deposits that won’t go away despite diet and exercise efforts. We use various liposuction techniques to help address fat affecting one or more areas of the body. Liposuction enhances and reshapes the body, leading to a slimmer, more attractive physique. This infographic guide gives a breakdown of what areas liposuction…

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Bikini Goals: I Want a Toned Body by Summer

Do you long to wear a bikini, but always find yourself covering up due to a little extra fat on the tummy or love handles? Start now and you can have a tight, toned body this summer. Skip the cover-ups and sport your bikini with pride. You’re going to love your summer body this year. Liposuction – Shape and Sculpt…

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I’m Considering Liposuction. What Do I Need To Know About Recovery Time & More?

Would you like a gorgeous body by summer? You might want to consider liposuction. This body contouring procedure reshapes and refines your body, yielding a stunningly sculpted shape. If you’re thinking about liposuction, keep reading for answers to common questions about the procedure. Then call and schedule your consultation with Dr. Lewis. What Is the Typical Liposuction Recovery Time? Liposuction…

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Liposuction Myths: Debunked

How much do you know about liposuction? Many of our patients are surprised to learn that much of their liposuction knowledge is actually myth. Turns out there are a lot of misconceptions about this popular procedure. Today, let’s uncover the truth behind these liposuction myths. Liposuction Myth #1: Liposuction Is a Weight Loss Procedure Many people believe that liposuction is…

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Liposuction: It Isn’t Just for the Body

When patients come in looking for ways to restore lost facial contours or to eliminate the bulge of fat beneath their chin, they are often surprised at our recommendation: liposuction. Many people believe that liposuction is only for the body, but it can be a great asset for aesthetically enhancing the face too. This minimally invasive procedure can leave you…

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