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Not required: It is not required if you achieved the results from the vaser procedure itself. If there are other surrounding areas you want to improve it won't hurt to try the zerona. Remember though zerona does not permanently destroy fat cells and the results are not as dramatic as with vaser. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Different drugs: Botox is what we call a neurotoxin. It's a purified protein that blocks the transmission of a signal from the nerve ending to the muscle. By doing so, it allows the muscle to relax and in turn, it gives the skin a chance to relax and the wrinkles disappear. Restylane (dermal fillers) is a hyaluronic acid that is injected under the skin to fill depressions. It's usually used to reduce laugh lines or plump the lips. ...Read moreSee 8 more doctor answers
Only partially true: Fat injections have both advantages and disadvantages. The fat needs to be prepared properly or it will be resorbed quickly. The process must be done with excellent sterile technique to prevent infection. Results can be difficult to evaluate in the short term due to swelling and eventual loss of some fat. Fat is a natural product and very safe to use and has the potential to last a long time. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
DONT DO IT!!!: Dermal graft lip augmentation is when a surgeon takes a contiguos strip of dermis and fat usually from the groin area and slides it in the lip from one side to the other. This never looks natural, does not move like a normal lip and is something you would surely regret. Stick with a hyaluronic acid filler or your own injected fat and a surgeon you can trust! ...Read more
Could someone get restalyne, radiesse, (dermal fillers) sculptra, etc. injected into their jaw to enhance jaw definition?
Does liposuction cause lipoma? I want to do liposuction for back bra overhang bulge.r there side effects m 23 years old.
Lipoma: lipomas are fatty tumors that are formed by the body, not by liposuction. Masses that occur after liposuction are either blood collections like hematoma, or scarred fatty tissue, which might be somewhat similar to a lipoma but is a body's repair for the tissue removed. Done carefully liposuction in the area mentioned usually has few complications or residual masses ...Read more
What kind of incisions are needed for fat transfer? How big are the incisions for fat transfer?
Buyer beware: Any chemical used to stimulate breast tissue growth has the potential to stimulate abnormal growth. Given the fact that 9% of women are afflicted by breast cancer in their lifetime i would hesitate to use any breast tissue stimulant for fear of developing life threatening abnormal tissue growth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No such thing: No food will cause you to lose fat by eating it. Anyone who tells you otherwise is lying to you in order to get you to visit an internet site. You can get actual results and make actual friends by spending time doing aerobic fitness in a gym, on a racing team, or on an athletic field. Do yourself a favor and try this approach instead. ...Read more
Diet AND exercise: Make sure you exercise at least 30 minutes a day, don't skip meals, avoid soda, juice, dairy, alcohol and fried foods. Eat a healthy well balanced diet! also water, organic vegetable broth, green leafy vegetables, natural pickles, apples are great to fill you up so you dont feel hungry and they are very low in calories. Being overweight can increase ur risk of hypertension, diabetes, sleep apnea. ...Read more
Burn fat: Any type of cardio will help burn off fat in general. Core exercises (sit ups, crunches, etc) will help you mid section as well. For arms, high reps (15-18) per set will help burn fat and tone up without bulking up with too much muscle. A proper diet helps tremendously too. Lots of protein and veggies, very little carbs. ...Read more
Body lift vs belt li: Yes these terms are used interchangeably. A body lift is a more accurate term as the procedure not only excises the excess tissue, but also elevates tissue to their original location. Thus the results of the surgery will have dramatic effects not only on the abdomen, but also in the lateral thighs and buttocks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not best choices: The first is overpriced hyped retinol. Bioderma has salicylic acid that may work. Both compounds have some use in some acne preparations, but if you're serious about managing acne, start with some topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated, and ask your physician if you need something more. ...Read more