What is liposuction?
Liposuction in Turkey is one of the cosmetic options that remove fat from many areas of the body after losing weight to restore a slim and healthy shape. The accumulated fat often causes inconvenience, and in some advanced cases, it becomes a source of diseases and bad health conditions. Therefore, liposuction is necessary. Liposuction can be done from many areas of the body, such as: hips, buttocks, lower back, chest and abdomen. The procedure can be performed in a period of time ranging from 3 to 4 hours according to each case, and the operation is carried out under full anesthesia of the body, and a stay of one or two nights is required in the hospital. As for the results, they appear immediately as soon as the surgical effects disappear. Here is some quick information on the procedure:
|Procedure Duration||1-3 hours|
|Results||Immediate – Lasting as long as keep on the same weight>|
|Stay in Hospital||1-2 Nights|
|Turk Aesthetic Cost||1800 EUR first body area, 900 EUR second body area.|
How is liposuction performed in Turkey?
Many people dream of getting a fit, healthy and harmonious body through exercising, controlling weight and following diets to get rid of the accumulated fat, but unfortunately, these methods are not enough in most cases, so liposuction is the best solution. The goal of liposuction is not to lose weight, but to get rid of excess fat and sagging caused by many reasons, the most important of which is losing weight as a result of a health problem or applying a strict diet regimen to lose weight.
Liposuction video in Turkey
Below is a video of the liposuction procedure in Turkey, Istanbul.
Who can perform liposuction in Turkey
Anyone who is in good health and over the age of 20 and suffers from excess fat in some areas of the body such as the abdomen, waist, back, and thighs as a result of weight loss or sudden change in the body as a result of childbirth and negatively affects the person’s psyche, he can perform liposuction to restore his self-confidence.
Who can not perform liposuction in Turkey
- Everyone who has not yet reached the age of 20.
- Suffering from a chronic or contagious disease.
- For those who have excess weight, they must get rid of the extra weight, then liposuction the accumulated fat that occurred as a result of losing weight.
The doctor who performs liposuction
Liposuction is a cosmetic procedure performed by a plastic surgeon who has sufficient experience to perform this type of operation. No doctor from another specialty can perform this type of operation. It is taken into account when choosing a hospital or medical center to investigate a reliable center, a clinical environment with a high degree of sterilization, and a highly qualified doctor. The high cost of the procedure may sometimes reflect the center’s high efficiency and credibility, so it is preferable not to discuss or bargain on the issue of the high price.
Anesthesia types used in liposuction surgery
Liposuction can be performed under general anesthesia only. The patient must stop eating and drinking 6 hours before the operation to avoid feeling uncomfortable in the stomach after waking up from the operation. The patient stays in the hospital for one or two nights in the case of general anesthesia.
Liposuction surgery steps in Turkey
Time needed: 3 hours.
Liposuction goes through three stages like other operations:
- Before the operation
Before starting liposuction, it is preferable to tell the doctor about any chronic diseases that the person suffers from or any medications used, if any, and to inform the doctor about any previous operations that were performed, without neglecting any information related to the health condition. Several instructions must be followed, the most important of which are:
Discuss with the doctor about the results related to the operation.
Refrain from food and drink for at least six hours before the operation, because the body is under general anesthesia.
Inform the doctor of any medications used periodically.
Refrain from alcohol and smoking for at least one week before the operation.
Stop any blood-thinning medications such as aspirin after consulting a doctor.
Choose comfortable clothes on the day of the operation.
- During the operation
The patient is given general anesthesia, then the doctor makes a small incision of 1 cm or less in the place of accumulation of fat on which the procedure is required to be applied, and he puts through the incision a small tube through which fluids are placed, the task of which is to dissolve the accumulated fat, and then the phase of liposuction begins and remove it from the body, in Sometimes the suctioned fat can be used to be injected into other areas of the patient’s body according to his request for several purposes such as enlarging the buttocks or penis enlargment. The process takes about 1-3 hours.
- After the operation
After the operation, bandages are applied to the operation area, and doctors recommend wearing a tight corset to put pressure on the bruises, reduce swelling and help heal faster. A small absorbent tube can be temporarily placed under the skin to drain the fluid that may collect and instructions and instructions will be given by the surgeon as far as the patient’s commitment to it literally will get better results. The patient must stay in the hospital for one or two nights.
Liposuction techniques in Turkey
This technique is considered one of the basic techniques in liposuction for all other techniques, where fluids are injected in the area to be suctioned and waiting for a few minutes, then the fat is suctioned through small tubes with the help of hand movement to facilitate the movement of fat between tissues.
Vaser liposuction is a more effective option compared to the traditional method of liposuction. Vaser technology is characterized by using ultrasound waves to get rid of the accumulated fat instead of the hand movement used in the traditional method to move the skin layer to get rid of fat. Therefore, it can be said that the use of vaser better helps to get rid of fat. Also, one of the advantages of vaser for liposuction is that it does not cause any harm to tissues and fibers, and it also reduces bleeding during the procedure. As for the cost, Vaser liposuction is more expensive compared to the common traditional method. The video explains the difference between liposuction using the traditional method and using vaser.
Laser Liposuction (G-plasma)
LG plasma or as it is usually called laser is used after traditional liposuction procedure in some cases that the doctor may deem appropriate for this technique, where fluids are injected and liposuction is carried out, and then the laser or LG plasma device is applied to the areas where this technique is to be applied, as it secures The laser device additionally tightens the areas from which the liposuction was taken to avoid sagging that may occur after the operation.
Liposuction and body areas
Fat usually accumulates a lot in specific areas of the body compared to other areas, and therefore fat removal operations increase according to its accumulation as follows:
The most common areas of fat accumulation and accumulation in the body are the abdominal area, sometimes when losing weight significantly, the doctor resorts to liposuction with tummy tuck to obtain a healthier and more harmonious appearance. More details about tummy tuck surgery can be found via the link.
Some men suffer from enlarged breasts, as they resort to liposuction to get rid of the accumulated fat in this area, and this process is called male breast reduction (gynecomastia). More can be found via the link.
Waist and back area
The second most requested area of the body to remove the accumulated fat through liposuction. It is usually performed in conjunction with liposuction from the abdomen.
Buttocks and thigh area
The third most requested area of the body for liposuction, it is possible to resort to a thigh lift operation after completing the liposuction process in some advanced cases to give a more consistent result. More information on the thigh lift procedure can be found via the link.
The fourth most requested area for liposuction is the arms, where liposuction and tightening of sagging can be done with one operation if necessary, more information can be found via the link.
Double chin and neck area
A person’s appearance can appear annoying when fat accumulates in general in the body, and especially when fat accumulates in the lower jaws, which is called double gene. This is evident after losing weight. Usually liposuction is done from the neck and neck tightening is done in one cosmetic procedure, and sometimes a procedure Neck tightening with liposuction in case of significant sagging. More can be found via the link.
Multiple suction (body sculpting)
Usually, liposuction is performed on several areas of the body during the same procedure, which is called body sculpting, as body sculpting is liposuction for several areas of the body at the same time.
Six Pack (ABS) in Turkey
6 Pack is a plastic surgery that removes unwanted fat from the abdominal area that is difficult to get rid of through diet or exercise. The procedure aims to aesthetically improve the appearance of the body and reduce the waist circumference as well as the curves of other areas of the body. During the procedure, the surgeon draws lines with a pen on the patient’s abdomen to mark the areas selected for liposuction. A small incision of 0.5 cm is made. Then a suction needle is inserted through this incision, the needle is connected to a clear, hollow tube, and thus the excess fat is suctioned out with the help of a vacuum pump. No more than 2-5 liters of fat should be suctioned due to the high risk that it may affect the tissues. The surgeon monitors the amount of fat that is suctioned during the procedure, and when the permissible amount is reached, the surgeon stops the liposuction process Immediately. After the operation, the patient wears compression pants or a support belt, according to the area from which the liposuction was performed. Six pack procedure takes about 1 to 2 hours.
Before and after liposuction in Turkey
Below are some pictures before and after the liposuction procedure in Turkey that was performed at Turk Aesthetic Center in Istanbul Turkey.
Liposuction aftercare Instructions
Here are some things that should be taken into consideration after liposuction:
- Get complete rest and make sure to take the medications, analgesics and anti-inflammatories prescribed by the doctor to reduce any complications or pain.
- Reducing or abstaining from smoking and stopping blood-thinning medications.
- Drink plenty of fluids, which helps in better recovery and wound healing in less time.
- Adequate sleep after the operation and lying down in proportion to the place of the procedure in the body determined by the doctor with the instructions.
- Careful wound care.
- Commit to wearing the corset given by the doctor during the specified period.
Liposuction pros and cons in Turkey
The negatives are steadily increasing after liposuction in Turkey, with the degree of experience of the surgeon, in addition to the patient’s failure to adhere to the instructions recommended after the operation. Rarely, asymmetry may occur in the areas from which liposuction was performed.
When obtaining successful results, the patient regains his self-confidence as a result of getting rid of the accumulated fat in the body and obtaining a more youthful and beautiful appearance. The patient will get a tight and healthy body. This process also ensures the disposal of unwanted excess fat in some areas of the body within a short period.
Liposuction side effects
- Some skin swellings and bruises.
- Minor itching at the surgical suture site.
- Discomfort in the first week.
- Slight and temporary numbness in the body.
- Temporary redness or blueness in the suction areas in some cases.
Liposuction in Istanbul Turkey
Turkey in general, and Istanbul in particular, is the destination for many tourists who visit Turkey for the purpose of treatment and tourism at the same time because of the many advantages, such as the multiplicity of options, the expertise of doctors, the quality of service and reasonable prices. Liposuction in Turkey is one of the most important cosmetic options available, and its cost varies according to each center or case, from 1800 euros – 4000 euros.
Liposuction surgery cost in Turkey Istanbul
The cost of liposuction in Turkey varies from one place to another according to several things:
- The reputation of the medical center or hospital.
- Doctor’s experience.
- The number of areas to be suctioned on the body.
- The technique used.
- The attached services provided by the center because some centers offer packages that include treatment, accommodation and transportation.
At Turk Aesthetic Istanbul – Turkey, the cost of liposuction is 1800 euros for the first area of the body and half the cost for the second area. To request the cost of the package including accommodation and transportation, you can contact the Turk Aesthetic team via the contact page.
FAQ – Liposuction in Istanbul, Turkey
About 1 – 3 hours according to the number of areas on the body to be suctioned.
The results of the procedure are immediate and can be clearly seen once the effects of the surgery wear off.
The success rate of the operation is high compared to other operations.
Liposuction can be performed under general anaesthesia of the body only.
In Turk Aesthetic Istanbul, the cost of liposuction is 1800 for the first area and 900 euros for the second area.
In Turk Aesthetic Istanbul, the cost of vaser liposuction is by adding 450 euros to the total cost calculated in the traditional area, i.e. 1800 euros + 450 euros for the vaser option.
From a week to ten days.
Liposuction is a radical solution to get rid of the accumulated fat, and its results may range between 5-15 years, provided that you maintain a moderate weight.
The goal of liposuction is to get rid of fat after losing weight, not to get rid of excess weight.
Finally, you can contact the team directly through the link to request information and prices from Turk Aesthetic Istanbul.