Flank liposuction is a cosmetic surgical procedure that can effectively improve your body’s shape by targeting and removing excess fat from the flanks, which are the areas located on the sides of your torso, often referred to as “love handles.” This procedure is a popular choice for those looking to achieve a more sculpted and contoured waistline. Love handles or “back fat” is a notoriously difficult area to shrink through diet and exercise alone. Here are some of the ways flank liposuction can improve your body’s shape.
Fat Reduction and Contouring
Some individuals struggle with persistent fat deposits in the flank area, even after diet and exercise. Flank liposuction specifically targets these localized pockets of fat, providing a solution to this common problem. This procedure can significantly reduce the volume of fat in this area, leading to a slimmer, more contoured waistline. It can help create a smoother transition from the waist to the hips, enhancing your body’s overall shape.
Flank liposuction can help balance your body’s proportions. By reducing love handles, lipo can create a more aesthetically pleasing silhouette, especially when combined with liposuction in other areas like the abdomen or thighs. Many people choose to undergo Lipo 360 when considering flank liposuction, which addresses and removes excess fat from the abdomen, waist and flanks in one procedure.
Enhanced Clothing Fit
The removal of excess fat from the flanks can make a noticeable difference in the way your clothing fits. Many people find that after flank liposuction, their clothes fit better, and they feel more confident in their appearance.
Achieving a more desirable body shape through flank liposuction can boost your self-esteem and body confidence. Feeling better about your appearance can have a positive impact on your overall well-being.
Flank liposuction can help restore a more youthful and toned appearance by eliminating fat deposits around the torso that are more common with age.
The fat cells removed during liposuction do not typically regenerate, meaning that the results can be long-lasting if you maintain a stable weight and a healthy lifestyle. Liposuction is a permanent solution for reshaping and contouring your body.
It’s important to note that while flank liposuction can be highly effective in enhancing your body’s shape, it is not a substitute for a healthy diet and regular exercise. It is best suited for individuals who are close to their ideal body weight but have localized fat deposits in the flank area that are resistant to traditional weight loss methods.
Before considering flank liposuction, it’s essential to consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon who can assess your candidacy for the procedure and discuss your expectations. Contact our team at Preserve your Pretty Skin and Body Plastic Surgery to schedule a consultation with Dr. Myla, our founder and board-certified plastic surgeon. Dr. Myla will explain the details of the surgery and help you determine if this procedure is the right choice for you. Call our office in Johns Creek, GA, to schedule your appointment.