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Cosmetic Surgery – An Overview Of Liposuction

Liposuction is a very commonly requested cosmetic treatment, with breast augmentation and rhinoplasty (nose job) surgery; this is one of the most often performed cosmetic procedures. It is not a treatment that improves a person’s health, but their appearance. Basically, it eliminates any pockets of fatty tissue from areas that …

Abdominoplasty: The Consequences Of Weight Gain After Tummy Tuck Surgery

Abdominoplasty is the cosmetic procedure that removes excess skin from the stomach area. It is typically needed after extreme weight loss or after pregnancy. The procedure makes an incision, folds the skin back and tightens the abdominal muscles. Liposuction can also be used to remove stubborn fatty deposits that might …
Weight Loss

Lap Band Surgery – A Brief Overview

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, more commonly called LAP-BAND surgery is a weight loss surgery option. One of the fastest growing forms of bariatric surgery, the LAP-BAND procedure has been approved by the FDA for use in the United States since June 2001 and has been used abroad since 1993. Over …