For many people, the appearance and heaviness of their upper legs become increasingly problematic as they age. Not only do the thighs remain stubbornly resistant to diet and exercise after massive weight loss, but fat cells, cellulite, and excess sagging skin can accumulate on the thighs. The result is that you seem heavier and older,… Read More »
Where on Your Body Can You Get Liposuction?
Liposuction is consistently one of the most common plastic surgery procedures performed in the United States and worldwide. Designed to help men and women get rid of stubborn pockets of fat that don’t respond to diet and exercise, liposuction is best suited for people who are already in good physical shape and close to their… Read More »
Is Weight Loss Your New Year’s Resolution? What’s Next When You Lose the Weight?
Few things in life are as transformative as losing weight—especially when it’s a significant amount. For many of us, our weight defines how we feel about ourselves and how we believe others view us. Our body image influences how we interact with others and how confident we feel at work and in public. We all… Read More »
Why Fit People Seek Liposuction
One of the most common misconceptions about liposuction surgery is that people get it to achieve healthy body weight. At The Maryland Institute of Plastic Surgery, however, we caution our potential liposuction patients that the procedure is best suited for people who are already in good physical shape and within their ideal body weight. Why?… Read More »
Let Liposuction Support Your 2020 Resolutions
A brand-new year is rapidly approaching, which means it’s time to start thinking about what goals you’d like to set for yourself in 2020. Many people commit to lifestyle changes like fitness and diet, especially coming out of the self-indulgent holiday season. However, research shows us that new habits are challenging to stick to, which… Read More »
Tips for Staying Slim After Liposuction
Liposuction surgery remains one of the most sought-after cosmetic procedures in the U.S. because it can help create a sleeker physique and serve as a major boost to progress you’ve made on your body through nutrition and fitness. While it can be deeply satisfying to free yourself of hard-to-lose body fat, many people wonder how… Read More »
Do I Need a Tummy Tuck or Liposuction?
Do I Need a Tummy Tuck or Liposuction? As board-certified cosmetic surgeons, one of the most common complaints we hear from our patients is that they are dissatisfied with the appearance of their abdominal region. There are many reasons the belly area is such a widespread “trouble spot.” For one thing, most people are genetically… Read More »
Tummy Tuck vs. Lipo
So, you’re thinking of getting a tummy tuck or liposuction. It’s definitely something to look forward to; the tummy tuck and liposuction happen to be two of the most effective body contouring procedures in the world. But what makes them different? If you’re not entirely sure which one will help you achieve the body of… Read More »
Your Liposuction Options
Since its invention in 1974, liposuction has evolved greatly. Modern liposuction is safer, smarter, and much more effective. And better yet, patients can choose from a myriad of liposuction techniques to suit their needs. Some popular liposuction options include traditional liposuction, ultra-sound assisted liposuction, and laser liposuction. How do you know which liposuction technique is… Read More »
Liposuction vs. Tummy Tuck—Which Is The Right Option For Me?
People often use the terms “liposuction” and “tummy tuck” interchangeably, but in reality, these are two very different cosmetic procedures. Both are important, however, and they are often complementary. If you’re wondering which treatment is right for you, read on to discover what makes each one uniquely useful: What’s The Difference Between Liposuction And Tummy… Read More »