Cosmetic Surgery For Men

Liposuction

Liposuction works well to remove stubborn areas of fat that simply won't shift through diet and exercise alone. Fat removal through liposuction is also popular for men who want accomplish a more youthful physique. For liposuction to be most effective you should already be near your target weight as it is important to understand that it is not a weight loss procedure.

THE PROCEDURE

At MYA liposuction is performed under general anaesthetic. The most popular areas for men are the chest, abdomen, buttocks and thighs. Through tiny incisions in the skin a hollow metal tube or cannula, breaks up the fat beneath the skin. It is then removed by a syringe or vacuum pump. Ultrasound waves or an injection of fluid can also break up the fat.

IS IT RIGHT FOR ME?

Any surgery is a big decision and MYA will provide all of the details you will need to make an informed choice. Liposuction provides amazing results however, it should not be considered as an alternative to diet and exercise.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE?

Approximately 30 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the technique and the extent of the surgery.

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER SURGERY?

You will need a few days off work to recover and no exercise for a couple of weeks. A liposuction support garment will need to be worn for a few weeks after surgery.

Click here to see one of our male liposuction patients talk through his experience.

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