Deprecated: mysql_connect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home/a26f9f83/public_html/articles/includes/config.php on line 159
Alternatives When Considering Liposuction > NetSparsh - Viral Content you Love & Share

Alternatives When Considering Liposuction

One alternative method to traditional and tumescent liposuction is mesotherapy. Mesotherapy involves a series of injections of varying ingredients. According to advocates of this method, the injected fluid breaks down fatty pockets effectively and is the most minimally invasive of the liposuction techniques. Generally, it is not a more cost-effective method of getting rid of fat; on average each session costs around $500, and requires multiple repeat sessions to achieve the desired affect. This technique is controversial, and doctors encourage patients to carefully research options prior to deciding on this technique.

Doctors who regularly perform mesotherapy on patients claim that the mixes of chemicals injected under the skin literally melt the fat away. They also claim that not only does mesotherapy fight fat, it can also be used to treat backaches, headaches and neck pain. These surgeons are quick to cite a 1994-95 study claiming that those receiving the injections lost weight even without diet and exercise.

The American Association of Plastic Surgeons (AAPS) says that mesotherapy is not a guaranteed safe or effective method of removing excess fat, citing a lack of research data and evidence. Other critics call the method "too good to be true," and do not find the claims to melt fat away credible. They also say that while mesotherapists assert that risk factors are slim and downtime virtually non-existent, no one is quite sure what ingredients these chemical cocktails contain. Some may use various plant extracts, others chemical combinations or mixes of both. The general consensus among physician members of the AAPS is that it cannot be determined to be safe or effective until more hard data and case studies are performed.

Many other alternatives to liposuction are available to consumers. Most are unsupported by the AAPS but are widely available on the Internet and through TV Informercials. These methods tend to have extremely varied results, and are not supported by medical research or studies. Most of these alternative methods are based on the do-it-yourself principle and are backed by testimonials from past and present users of the product.

In the fast-paced world as we live in, many are not satisfied unless they achieve immediate results. Liposuction or liposuction alternatives seem to be the best route to go for many. It is safe to say that liposuction is not for everyone and often the risks will outweigh the benefits. According to the Food and Drug Administration, the only safe and effective alternative to liposuction is the tried and true route of diet and exercise. The FDA also suggests that people learn to accept the way they look and embrace who they are. The bottom line is that as one begins his or her search, they will likely be overwhelmed with advertisements and an overload of information to process. The best advice is to consult with a qualified cosmetic surgeon who will objectively review an individual's needs and weigh the risks and benefits of any given procedure.

Liposuction Info provides comprehensive information on the costs of standard, tumescent, and abdominal liposuction, "before and after" information, liposuction alternatives, and more. Liposuction Info is the sister site of Tummy Tuck Web.

In The News:

This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news

PEOPLE.com

Jenna Jameson Reveals She Feared She Couldn't Lose Weight Sober as She Shares Before & After Photos
PEOPLE.com
Jenna Jameson is opening up about the strain not being able to lose weight had on her mental health after giving birth to her daughter Batel Lu. The former adult film actress, 44, shared a before and after photo of herself on Instagram Monday. “Let's ...


Live Science

Yes, Men Lose Weight Faster Than Women. Here's Why.
Live Science
Now, a new study delves into differences that take place when men and women diet — and confirms that, yes, men do lose weight faster. In the study, published online Aug. 7 in the journal Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, the researchers tracked more ...
Is running a quick weight loss exercise?Lincoln Journal Star
Diet Rules That Helped These People Lose 20+ Pounds | Reader's ...Reader's Digest
Marry science with discipline: Here's how to keep those lost kilos awayEconomic Times
LatestLY -The Siver Times
all 42 news articles »

menshealth.com

This Guy Got Gastric Sleeve Weight Loss Surgery, and Went on to Lose 170 Pounds in 8 Months
menshealth.com
After all, the 20-year-old recently went through one of the most stunning physical and mental changes humanly possible: In just eight months, he's dropped an astonishing 170 pounds with the help of weight loss surgery. Croteau grew up in a duplex with ...


menshealth.com

How Much Do You Know About Weight Loss Tips? Take Our Quiz
menshealth.com
ANSWER: A. As you lose weight, your body senses the calorie deficit. It goes into starvation mode, slowing your metabolism and making it easier for you to pack back on the pounds you lost. But if you're able to keep the weight off for a year, your body ...


Women's Health

Jenna Jameson Opens Up About The Tough 'Mental Aspect' Of Losing Weight
Women's Health
Jenna has been super open on Instagram about her weight loss journey, including having success with both the keto diet (she lost 57 pounds on it!) and intermittent fasting. She announced late last week on Instagram that she's at her lowest weight in ...


Today.com

Couple loses a combined 267 pounds — and then falls in love
Today.com
When he started his weight loss in 2013, he was more than 300 pounds. One day in 2013, he realized he was wasting his life and needed to do something. The next day, he signed up for a gym membership and started eating healthy foods. He relied on ...


Extra

'Punky Brewster' Star Soleil Moon Frye Shows Off 42-Lb. Weight ...
Extra
Former child star Soleil Moon Frye, who starred in “Punky Brewster,” has reached her goal weight, and she's flaunting it.
Punky Brewster's Soleil Moon Frye rocks a bathing suit to celebrate ...Daily Mail

all 3 news articles »

Express.co.uk

Weight loss: How to lose weight fast and get into shape WITHOUT painful exercise
Express.co.uk
With Britons leading busier lives than ever, the pressure to visit the gym or partake in strenuous exercise can often lead to giving up on weight loss altogether. However, George Pearse, personal trainer and Low Impact trainer at FLY LDN insists that ...


WSPA.com

Your Bee Healthy Medical Weight Loss Tip Of The Week
WSPA.com
Are you looking to lose a few pounds? Our friends at Bee Healthy Medical Weight Loss are going to have tips for you all month long! Here is your tip for this week. Sleep is all too often something that gets neglected. The average adult needs 6-8 hours ...


Omaha World-Herald

Are you undoing your weight loss on the weekends? Ask yourself these 6 questions
Omaha World-Herald
Since our lives tend to be more structured and scheduled through the week, it is easier to build healthy routines that promote weight loss Monday through Friday. However, the desire to relax and let loose on the weekends can prove to be an obstacle for ...

Google News

The Neuro-Science Of Losing The Weight You Hate

Are you one of the 90 million Americans who are... Read More

Your Eight Hormones and Weight Loss

If you find this article helpful, please forward it to... Read More

Help to Reduce Belly Fat

Can You Lose Weight Where You Want?If you have excess... Read More

Take Anything... Just Leave My Coffee Alone!

The pursuit of a healthier me (or you) shouldn't involve... Read More

Obesity Prevention Must Begin at Home

Not losing weight but gaining it is why we are... Read More

The 7 Phases of Change

Lose The Weight For Good With The Seven Phases of... Read More

How Did I Get So FAT!

"I never saw it coming, how did I get so... Read More

How To Burn Fat The Easy Way...The Only Way?

You have heard enough about losing weight with various means... Read More

Ive Been Dieting for Five Minutes - Am I Thin Yet?

When Instant Results Take TimeYesterday I decided to "get back... Read More

Whole Grains Prevent Weight Gain

Research from Harvard, recently published in the highly respected peer-reviewed... Read More

Aerobics Imposters

In health clubs, they run classes that call themselves "aerobics".... Read More

Weight Loss Superfecta

If you are a fan of horse racing, you are... Read More

Weight Loss Begins in the Mind

Not only was I fat, I was in poor health... Read More

Calorie Burn? Know The Optimum Walking Speed For Greatest Results

Calorie burn can be really enhanced if you follow a... Read More

What the Diet Industry Wont Tell You--6 Secrets Revealed

I am not a diet and fitness guru or an... Read More

How To Look Thinner

There is no need to worry too much if your... Read More

Diet Soda: New Study Shows Relationship Between Diet Soda and Weight Gain

A very interesting story was reported recently by WebMD.com. A... Read More

Stop Trusting the Scale--Its Probably Wrong Anyway

Have you ever stepped on the scale after a week... Read More

Obesity: Let?s Prevent A Life Threatening Disorder

In life, various factors contribute to weight gain. Be it... Read More

Diet Scams : How to Avoid Getting Ripped Off

Have you ever received those tempting ads that seem to... Read More

Free Weight Loss Tips - Help For Beginning a New Diet

If you are about to begin a diet, the number... Read More

Using The Glycemic Index To Lose Weight After Pregnancy

The vast majority of postpartum women will not return to... Read More

Look On Aisle 5

Have you ever stopped to calculate how much time you... Read More

Weight Loss Workout Routine Benefits

Is a weight loss workout routine right for you? Answer... Read More

LapBand Surgery: The Rules of the Road, Part 2

The Constant Quest for Restriction; Not enough vs. too muchRestriction.... Read More