Cosmetic Surgery

Plastic Surgery for New York City (NYC), Manhattan and all of New York (NY)

Benefits of Buttock Enlargement

In the recent past, the cultural standard of beauty has been dominated by thin figures without much definition. Today, the balance is slowly swinging back in favor of more curvy, full, and healthy body shapes – including well-proportioned buttocks. However, many women find it difficult to reshape their buttocks through diet and exercise alone. Buttock enlargement can help solve this problem.

How Long Does it Take to Recover From Liposuction?

Liposuction is one of the least invasive cosmetic surgeries, but you will still need to set aside a reasonable amount of downtime to fully recover from the procedure. Pain and discomfort can vary greatly depending on the extent of your procedure, your body's healing rate, and your own tolerance levels for discomfort. However, most patients only need to use pain medication for the first few days of liposuction recovery.

What do I need before undergoing aesthetic surgery?

Congratulations, you’ve decided to take the next step toward increased confidence and improved appearance! This can be a very difficult thing for many, but a successful aesthetic surgery can transform people in ways they could have never imagined. After you’ve selected the surgical procedure that you would like and picked a plastic surgeon to perform your procedure, there are a few additional things that you need before the actual surgery occurs. They are as following:

Body Contouring After Weight Loss

If you recently lost a significant amount of weight – whether through weight loss surgery or diet and exercise – you may be excited about reaching your goals, but disappointed with the way your body looks. Loose, hanging skin and excess tissue are common problems after weight loss. Some patients also notice stubborn pockets of fat in certain areas of their body that remain completely unaffected by exercise.

Body contouring can help you solve these problems and more, putting the finishing touches on an appearance you have worked hard to achieve.

When is the Best Time to Get a Tummy Tuck?

If you have been considering a tummy tuck, it’s important to take few different factors into account when deciding when to schedule your procedure. Tummy tucks achieve the best results when you are close to your target weight. This means that if you are still in the process of losing weight, you should wait until you are at or near your goal weight before undergoing a tummy tuck.

What is the Safest Type of Liposuction?

Over the years, several different liposuction techniques have been developed, each with unique advantages and disadvantages. However, the safest form of liposuction is still tumescent liposuction. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), tumescent liposuction is the preferred technique nationwide. This technique has the quickest recovery period, while at the same time allowing Dr. Lefkovits to produce precise, excellent results.