Getting your body to conform to the shape you want it to be isn’t always an easy task. Sometimes it takes diet and exercise, but sometimes it also takes a surgical approach. The results you’re after—the results that will enable you to feel comfortable in your own body—are not always achievable naturally. There are some surgical procedures that are designed to help you achieve transformations in size and shape that are both subtle and striking.
There are several ways that “body contouring” can be accomplished surgically. One is to focus on contouring the fat deposits around the body. The other is to focus on the skin. Sometimes, both of these approaches are combined. Your plastic or cosmetic surgeon will help you determine which approach will best accomplish your desired results, but much will be determined by your body—where there is excess fat, where there is excess skin, and so on. Getting the best body contouring result will often come down to choosing the best procedure.
There are several options for achieving your body contouring transformation surgically. Among them are the following:
Sometimes, you are not able to affect change on your body without help. These surgical solutions can help you get the body size and shape that will finally enable you to feel comfortable in your own skin. You will, of course, have to discuss your options and your expectations with your cosmetic or plastic surgeon. That discussion begins with a consultation, so start making calls today.
In the United States, there were almost 16 million cosmetic surgery procedures performed in 2014 alone.
That number represents a 3% rise over 2013, a testament to the popularity of these procedures.
These cosmetic procedures were performed on 92% women, though the percentage for men is also on the rise.