Liposuction

Fat removal - suctioning; Body contouring

Liposuction is the removal of excess body fat by suction using special surgical equipment. A plastic surgeon typically does the surgery.

Fat layer in skin

The fat layer of skin is located in the subcutaneous layer of tissue called the hypodermis. The thickness of the fat layer, which varies greatly from one person to another, depends on the size and number of fat cells.

Liposuction - series

Liposuction is the removal of excess body fat by suction with specialized surgical equipment, typically performed by a plastic surgeon.

Description

Why the Procedure is Performed

Risks

Before the Procedure

After the Procedure

Outlook (Prognosis)