Liposoft technique in which the removal of fat deposits reshapes a specific part of the body, Liposoft is a technique of body contouring to reduce centimetres, not kilograms. Liposoft is not an effective way to lose weight. It is intended to treat stubborn isolated collections of body fat that cannot be treated or moved by diet or exercise.
Liposoft corrects stubborn fat cells deep below the surface of the skin. It is suitable for people who have a healthy lifestyle however cannot move stubborn areas of fat cells. Liposoft is commonly used to treat problem areas such as ‘love handles’, ‘muffin tops’ and thighs. Liposoft is not suitable for people who are looking for a quick fix to weight loss, it does not address sagging or excess skin associated with weight loss
Liposoft uses a fine jet of water to gently dislodge fat drops for suction. The smooth pulsated water beam is strong enough to dislodge the fat drops for suction while remaining gentle enough to not damage or affect blood vessels and nerves, significantly improving patient safety and recovery. The injection of the water jet solution which dislodges the fat from the tissue making it easier to remove. The next phase of the procedure is contouring, where a cannula is inserted to suck out the fat. Following the surgery excess fluid may need to be drained over three days after the surgery. The procedure can be performed under local anaesthetic so the patient may remain awake throughout the procedure. The patient remaining awake is useful within the procedure as the patient can move which assists the surgeon accessing various treatment areas.
The gentle effect of this treatment on the surrounding tissue structures reduces the trauma caused within the body, recovery times are shortened, as well as bruising and swelling minimised. It is recommended to wear a compression garment over the treatment area following the procedure, the garment may need to be worn up to four weeks following the procedure.
The result of the treatment will be evident immediately, however will continue to improve over the weeks following the procedure. The Liposoft treatment area is not overly affected by swelling, the surgeon can check the natural form and contours of the body and assess the result throughout the procedure this allows the surgeon to maintain a high level of precision.