Liposuction is used in cosmetic procedures, especially in women, in addition to repairing deformities resulting from an accident, through many different methods that do not leave marks or scars after the operation.
What is Fat injection?
It is the process of taking fat cells from one place to another by an injection needle and there are many different methods of it.
Mainly transport is done by taking fats from abdominal area and injected elsewhere in the body, depending on the person’s request.
Fat is usually taken from the abdominal area as the fats naturally acclimate to the area to which they injected, and act as a natural filling.
The success of this process depends only on the continuity of the life of the transferred fat cells.The bottom line is that dead cells are melting in place.
Who is suitable for Fat injection? In what areas can it be done?
Mostly are performed by some women to enlarge the lips and give them a certain shape, or in the ends of the mouth to remove deep wrinkles, in addition to injecting them in the cheeks and lower jaw to enlarge it slightly, and can be injected in the back area to give it an attractive shape, or injected in the chest area.
Liposuction is not only cosmetic, it can be used to repair deformities caused by an accident.
Is it performed under local or general anesthesia?
In this process local anesthesia is sufficient since there is no stitches or any surgery.
Does it leave marks or scars? What are the negative effects?
This operation is not considered as a surgical procedure and is not performed by a wound that requires stitches. Therefore there are no traces or scars after the operation.
How long does recovery take after the operation?
The person needs to stay in the hospital for a night after the operation.
Some edema may occur in the areas that have been injected with fat, especially in the lips area; when it looks bigger than it is at first, however, there is no need to worry, it is a few days and the lips will take the desired appearance.
some swelling will happen in the operation place that lasts for one to two weeks, and the recovery period varies from person to person.
Smoking and drinking alcohol are factors affecting the healing period, it is important to stop taking them before and after the operation to get the desired result shortly, the patient also can start to practice normal life after 5 to 10 days, also can start exercising a month after the operation.