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What Is Smartlipo & How Can It Help You? March 22, 2018

Irvingdale, Lincoln
What Is Smartlipo & How Can It Help You?, Lincoln, Nebraska

Do you have areas of your body that you wish were a little different? Age, genetics, and a history of bad lifestyle habits can cause the body to accumulate fat in certain areas, which is why cosmetic surgery can be so helpful. Here is a little more information about Smartlipo, and how it could improve your body. 

Understanding Smartlipo

What Happens During Smartlipo?

Unlike other forms of cosmetic surgery, Smartlipo is performed under local anesthesia, which means you can be awake during the procedure without being in any pain. After the parts of your body that are being improved are properly numbed, your doctor will create a small incision in a non-noticeable place to insert the liposuction cannula. Next, a laser attached to the device ruptures and liquifies fat cells, making it easier for your doctor to suction it away. After the procedure is finished, the incisions are closed with small stitches, and a compression garment will be prescribed to reduce swelling. 

How Can Smartlipo Help?   

cosmetic surgerySmartlipo is a special cosmetic surgery procedure because it helps coagulate small blood vessels, reducing bleeding and tightening the skin. The procedure also helps stimulate the production of collagen, which can make the skin look plumper and smoother. Since skin tends to become more lax after the age of 35, Smartlipo is especially helpful for people who are experiencing sagging skin. To be a candidate for Laserlipo, patients should have good muscle tone and be committed to living a healthy lifestyle. 


Are you thinking about transforming your body with the help of cosmetic surgery? Dr. Mitchell J Henry in Lincoln, NE, is a certified plastic surgeon who can help with everything from targeted liposuction to face-lifts and breast augmentations, and he would love to help you look and feel your best. As a member of the American Board of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Plastic Surgeons, Dr. Henry provides an excellent standard of care and the latest procedures to offer his patients a superior experience. To learn more about his practice, visit his webpage or give his office a call at (402) 435-0044.

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