Can I Get Lipo More than Once in the Same Place?

If you’ve landed on this page, then you’re considering liposuction. You may even have some specific questions regarding the surgery, such as, whether or not lipo can be done in the same place more than once.

Here, at Denver Aesthetic Surgery LLC, we’re prepared to inform you on all things liposuction, ensuring you leave not only looking and feeling better, but also completely satisfied!

Sometimes called “lipoplasty” or “liposculpture,” liposuction refers to a type of cosmetic surgery that breaks up and sucks fat away from the body. Generally, this type of surgery is used on regions of the body that include the abdomen, thighs, buttocks, neck, chin, arms, back, and calves.

Depending on your specific goals, liposuction can be quite effective, producing a variety of benefits. In particular, the most popular benefit is the fact that liposuction is a safe process. Further, not only can fat be removed, but the appearance of cellulite can often be improved as well. Following the successful procedure of liposuction, an individual may discover an increase in energy.

When an individual is interested in liposuction, a list of questions often arises. For example, people frequently want to know if the procedure is expensive. Unfortunately, because everyone has different wants or needs, it’s difficult to blanket this answer. The fee of liposuction will be determined by how many areas of the body are treated.

Further, it’s often speculated on whether or not a person can get lipo more than once in the same place.

While it’s not completely unheard of to get liposuction in the same area more than once, the first time it is performed is generally the best chance to get the most noticeable results. However, there are instances were revisions can (or need to be) done. Regardless, it’s imperative to wait at least six months before liposuction in the same area is considered.

Remember, even though this practice is possible, each time liposuction is conducted in a repeated area, there is the risk of uneven or irregular results. Other risks of liposuction include bruising, infection, and change in skin sensation.

If you are curious about liposuction, talk to your doctor to find out if you are a good candidate for this type of cosmetic surgery.

Ready to learn more? You can schedule a consultation with Dr. Ben Lee at Denver Aesthetic Surgery LLC by calling 303-770-1379 today!