A body sculpting or body contouring surgery involves the following. They are major weight loss and removes excess sagging skin and fat while improving the shape of the underlying support tissue. As a result is a better-proportioned appearance with smoother contours.
The drastic weight loss has many benefits. After the excess amount of weight loss due to weight loss surgery or any lifestyle changes, the skin and tissues, they lack the elasticity to conform to the reduced body size.
Oliva’s acne scar treatment is normally one of the below procedure or if required a combination of two procedures. Based on the accessment done by our qualified Dermatologists, We would recommend suitable treatments for you.
Some scars simply refuse to go away since they are so deeply embedded in your skin and they make you look ugly. Acne scars are the trails that are left behind by pimples. Acne is caused by the sebum or excessive natural oil that deposits and clogs the skin pores. This makes the skin suffer from inflammation. Stress and hormonal imbalance are the reasons that aggravate scars and acne.
All medications are monitored for the comfort of the patient during the surgical procedures. There two choices that are intravenous sedation and general anesthesia. Always thedoctor will recommend the best choice for you.
The body sculpting procedures needs large incisions to remove excess skin. Almost in all the cases, these incisions may be very high.
The length and pattern of the incision depend on the amount and location of excess skin needs to be removed, and also the personal preference and your doctor's surgical decision. In recent times the advanced techniques allow incisions to be placed in locations where they can be hidden by most types of clothing, but it cannot be the case for all and always.
Always the body sculpting is done in stages. The patient’s body condition, goals and the surgeon's decision will be taken into consideration by the doctor for the surgical plan.
It might have taken two years or more to lose all the excess weight, so it may take the same duration for the results of the body sculpting to be complete.
While the body recovers from body sculpting surgery, the bandages will be done to on the area of incisions soon after the procedure is done
Some smaller size or thin tubes may be placed temporarily under the skin to drain since any excess blood or fluid which may collect.
Doctor will give instructions to avoid bending, straining or lifting for some days to weeks.
The treated area of tightening of the abdomen or thighs are done, the surgeon may also instruct to avoid standing fully upright and stressing any internal sutures as they heal, and to sleep with pillows elevating your knees.
The results of body sculpting are significant weight loss that is visible almost immediately but it may take two years or more to see the final results.
To achieve a body contour that matches your new weight and proportion visible scars are something to be accepted.
The body sculpting results are generally long lasting, but maintaining its depends on a stable weight and general fitness. Since the body ages, it is quite common losing some firmness but most of the initial improvement should remain.
Even though only good results are expected from this procedure, there is no guarantee in it. It may not be possible to achieve optimal results with a single surgical procedure and another surgery may be necessary in some situations.