Friday, July 29, 2011

4 Myths about Liposuction

Liposuction is one of the most popular cosmetic surgical procedures in the United States with over 203-thousand cases performed in 2010 alone. It’s important to learn about this procedure before deciding if liposuction in our Omaha practice is right for you.

Myth #1: Liposuction is Only for Women


The American Society of Plastic Surgeons documented 24,000 cases of men undergoing liposuction procedures in 2010, which is a 7% increase over the previous year, and the numbers continue to rise. Fatty tissue typically rests on the thighs, hips, buttocks, and abdomen for women; while men see this excess tissue around their flanks, abdomen and back.

Three Benefits of Breast Reduction in Omaha

Many patients visit Aesthetic Surgical images to learn more about their options for an Omaha Breast Reduction. Below are three benefits of undergoing a breast reduction procedure.

1) Reduced or Eliminated Pain
Overly large breasts can cause pain for women in their neck, back and shoulders. Some patients even experience migraine headaches and notice deep grooves in the shoulders from bra straps. When breast tissue is reduced, much of this pain is eliminated or significantly decreased.