Many men wish to have those perfect six-pack abs. But no matter how much time they spend at the gym, it’s difficult to get the desired results. Abdominal etching surgery, also known as six-pack liposculpture, lipoetching or high-def liposuction, is a non-invasive procedure that uses liposuction to help you achieve abdominal definition. In this article, we will cover the fundamentals of the abdominal etching in Miami so you can decide whether it is right for you.
Men that have a small amount of abdominal fat in the body difficult to burn off through diet and exercise alone are the best candidates for this procedure. Candidates should be non-smokers with less than 20% body fat, and adequate abdominals strength. If you are a smoker, you must quit for at least there weeks prior and after the procedure. It’s also crucial you are honest with your doctor about any pre-existing conditions that may interfere with surgery and recovery.
Ideal candidates should have realistic expectations and be willing to maintain a healthy lifestyle so that they can enjoy the results for much longer. Keep in mind that abdominal etching is not a weight loss tool.
While most patients undergo ab etching under twitlight sedation, general anesthesia is also available. This procedure can be completed in about one hour. First, the surgeon will outline the abdominal appearance as, and several small incisions are made with a small cannula to allow access to the treatment area. A tumescent fluid is then injected into the targeted areas to numb the site, shrink the blood vessels and assist with fat removal. The abdominal tissue is eliminated and contoured through SmartLipo, VASER liposuction or a mixture of both.
During your initial consultation at Jolie Plastic Surgery, your surgeon will go over some things to help you understand what abdominal etching is all about. To better determine candidacy, your medical history will be reviewed as well as medications you are currently using and any relevant lifestyle habits. Our surgeons have both the experience and artistic eye to help you reach your goals. Other body contouring procedures such as Smartlipo may be suggested as needed.
The cost of abdominal etching varies from patient to patient based on the type of liposuction technique chosen. The average price is $5,100.00 to $7,000.00, and it will be assessed during your initial consultation. We also have patient financing available.
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