For decades, liposuction has been one of the most popular plastic surgical procedures performed in the United States. Liposuction permanently removes excess fat that is resistant to diet and exercise. It is not a treatment for obesity. You should be close to your ideal body weight in order to have excellent results. The goal with liposuction is contouring and reshaping rather than seeing a smaller number on the scale.
The following areas are the most commonly treated with liposuction: