Is it possible for fat to return after liposuction? How to maintain the results?


Is it possible for fat to return after liposuction? How to maintain the results?

Do you know?

Liposuction compound annual growth is expected to be 11.7% from 2019 to 2026.

Well! This makes it clear why liposuction surgery in Punjab, is the most demanding cosmetic treatment. It is the procedure of removing unwanted fat from the desired body part to create a better appearance. The stubborn fat is not able to respond properly to diet and exercise, and this is the reason doctors suggest getting liposuction.

One of the major concerns of our patients is, “Can fat return after liposuction surgery?”

Permanent fat removal is possible with liposuction

All thanks to medical advancement, it has made it possible for us to use different options. The main aim of the treatment is to remove the fat cells from the targeted area. During the surgery, the cannula is used along with an aspirator which helps to suction out the fat from the problematic area. Undergoing this procedure is beneficial to remove fat cells from the body permanently.

But, can fat return?

YES! Although, it is possible only when you are negligent. Following the surgery, the patient needs to keep a check on their weight. In case you gain weight, then it dramatically affects the liposuction results.

For instance: If a patient weighed 58 Kg or 130 pounds before treatment and 2kg or 6 pounds are removed with the surgery. In such cases, the patient needs to maintain their body weight 56 kg or below (124 pounds).

If the patient gains even a small amount of weight after the surgery, say 6 pounds or 2.721 Kg, the fat cells will transfer throughout the body. Even a slight weight gain can affect the results you have achieved.

On the other hand, if the patient has gained weight in excess, then the fat cells are developed on different body parts. It means the fat cells are formed in an even manner on the body.

How to maintain the liposuction results?

What you can do is maintain the results of liposuction so that you do not get into this situation. Keep a check on your body weight and the results are maintained for a long time. Given below are some of the lifestyle changes which you need to follow after undergoing the procedure:

  • Religiously follow all the suggestions and tips given by the surgeon,
  • Limit the intake of calories. It is better that you have a diet filled with protein and healthy carbohydrates to maintain weight.
  • Make sure to drink as much water as you can.
  • Eat small and healthy meals throughout the day.
  • Do not skip any meal of the day.
  • Exercise regularly to keep a check on your body weight.