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5 Types of Liposuction and Costs-They Have Different Recovery Time

2023-10-13 16:34:58

Liposuction is a surgical procedure. It uses suction to remove fat from specific parts of the body, such as the abdomen, buttocks, thighs, hips, arms, or neck. Liposuction can also shape these areas. This process is called shaping. Other names for liposuction include lipoplasty and body shaping.

5 Types of Liposuction and Costs

5 Types of Liposuction and Costs

1. Abdominal Liposuction:$3,500~$5,000

2. Arm Liposuction: $2,500~$4,000

3. Thigh Liposuction: $5,000~$7,000

4. Face Liposuction: $3,000~$4,000

5. Full body liposuction cost: $10,000-$20,000

Full body liposuction is the most expensive liposuction.

Abdominal Liposuction

Abdominal Liposuction also called stomach liposuction. During the procedure, the surgeon inserts a narrow tube called a cannula through a tiny incision (usually just below the navel or bikini line). The tube pushes and pulls through the fat layer, breaking up the fat cells and sucking them out.

Face liposuction can target multiple areas of the face to get your desired results in just one procedure, such as chin, cheeks, jowls and neck.

●Procedure time: 3-4 Hours

●Abdominal liposuction recovery timeline: 6-8weeks

Abdominal liposuction

Arm Liposuction

Arm liposuction is a surgical procedure that aims to remove excess fat deposits in the upper arms. It is performed using a small cannula (a thin tube) which is inserted through tiny incisions in the targeted areas. The cannula is used to gently suction out the excess fat, contouring and slimming the arms.

Arm liposuction is often sought by individuals who have stubborn fat in their upper arms that is resistant to diet and exercise. The procedure can help achieve a more toned and proportionate appearance.

Arm liposuction recovery time: about 4 weeks.

Arm Liposuction

Thigh Liposuction

Thigh liposuction can address concerns such as inner thigh fat, or overall thickness of the thighs.   The procedure is popular among individuals who have difficulty achieving desired thigh shape and size through diet and exercise alone.   The goal of thigh liposuction is to create a more proportionate and toned appearance in the thighs.

Thigh liposuction recovery time: 2-week recovery period

Thigh Liposuction

Face Liposuction

Facial liposuction is an immediate, once-and-for-all solution to unwanted facial fat, no matter what the cause. Patients who undergo facial liposuction will feel less facial fat, look more contoured, and have a permanent reduction in fat. Whether you are looking to remove excess facial fat due to weight gain, aging, or genetics, facial liposuction may be the right treatment option for you.

●Face liposuction recovery time: one or two weeks

Face Liposuction

Full Body Liposuction

Full body liposuction is characterized as the removal of more volume of fat and different liquids from the patient by suction utilizing a long, fine, empty metal tube (cannula).

Liposuction surgery can treat areas of overabundance fat in the stomach, buttocks, hips, love handles, saddlebags, thighs, calves, ankles, breasts, back, arms and neck.

●Full body liposuction recovery time: about six months

Full body liposuction