Is Laser Lipo With Fat Transfer Right For You?
There’s no denying the transformative benefits of liposuction fat removal surgery. You may be surprised to learn, however, that the fat harvested during liposuction can actually be used to enhance another part of your body! Board-certified physician Dr. Christy Watson (aka Dr. Christy) and the expert team at Body Bar MD offer cutting-edge laser lipo with fat transfer in Carmel and Terre Haute, IN to help patients achieve their desired results with more convenience and less downtime than traditional liposuction. Find out more about laser liposuction and fat transfer here, including whether you may qualify for the procedure.
What is laser liposuction with fat transfer?
Laser lipo with fat transfer is an innovative body contouring procedure that involves removing fat from one area of the patient’s body and using it to enhance another. During the procedure, which can be performed with local anesthesia right in our office, Dr. Christy utilizes the breakthrough Alma BeautiFill® technology. Of note, Dr. Christy is the first and only certified provider of BeautiFill laser lipo and fat transfer in all of Indiana. Once the targeted fat has been removed from the first site, it is almost immediately purified and prepared for transfer. Using skill and precision, Dr. Christy will carefully inject the fat into the desired location(s) for a full, youthful, stunning new look.
Where is laser lipo with fat transfer used?
A particularly exciting aspect of laser liposuction with fat transfer is that it can be used on a number of different areas, both large and small, including:
- Upper arms
- Chest (male)
Am I a good candidate for laser lipo with fat transfer?
Laser liposuction with fat transfer can be highly effective when performed properly by a qualified and experienced physician. Additionally, patients should also meet the requirements for being a good candidate for laser lipo with fat transfer, including:
- In good health
- At a healthy, stable weight
- Desire fat removal in certain areas and augmentation in other areas
- Have good skin elasticity
- Have realistic expectations for their results
- Committed to maintaining a stable weight after fat transfer
For patients with pronounced skin laxity or loose, hanging skin, laser lipo and fat transfer may not be an appropriate option. During your initial consultation for laser lipo and fat transfer in Terre Haute or Carmel, IN, Dr. Christy will carefully evaluate and discuss your areas of concern and determine if the treatment is right for you.
Laser lipo with fat transfer vs. traditional liposuction
Ideal candidates for laser liposuction with fat transfer may also be seeking a more efficient and convenient treatment option compared with traditional liposuction. Not only does laser lipo with fat transfer offer the cosmetic benefits of a traditional procedure, but it can also be performed quickly in our office and typically results in less swelling and bruising than traditional liposuction. In fact, many patients are able to return to work after just a few days, depending on the extent of their procedure. For patients who have treatment on larger areas, it is still often possible to return to work in about 1 – 2 weeks.
Get double the benefits of your fat removal surgery with laser liposuction plus fat transfer in Carmel, IN
If you are excited about the possibility of removing unwanted fat and using it to actually enhance another area of your body, laser lipo with fat transfer may be right for you. To learn more about laser lipo with fat transfer in Carmel or Terre Haute, IN, call the knowledgeable team at Body Bar MD to schedule your one-on-one consultation with board-certified physician and wellness expert Dr. Christy Watson today!