Have you always wanted an athletic-looking and sculpted body but diet and exercise are not working on the stubborn fat? Hi-def Vaser liposuction surgery may be the key to getting your dream figure. It helps sculpt the body and removes the fat to create a slimmer and toned body. 

If you are considering getting a Vaser hi-def liposuction surgery, here are the Vaser hi-def surgery FAQs answered to help you understand the procedure. It is best to consult a trusted cosmetic surgeon to discuss the process along with your expectations to reap the best benefits.

  1. What is Vaser hi-def liposuction surgery?

Vaser hi-def surgery is an advanced liposuction procedure that precisely removes fat from different body parts, including legs, arms, flanks, male chest, and abdomen, in a way that shapes and sculpts your body. Once the fat is removed, the muscles become more highlighted and defined. 

  1. Will the Vaser hi-def surgery be painful?

The process requires local anaesthesia, meaning you won’t feel any pain or discomfort during the surgery. However, some patients experience minimal discomfort for the initial few days of the surgery since it is a sculpting procedure. You might also experience numbness and soreness for the initial days. 

  1. Am I the right candidate for Vaser hi-def surgery?

You are an ideal candidate for Vaser hi-def procedure if you have an active lifestyle, follow a healthy diet and consistently work out. This surgery is perfect for those who are close to their fitness goals but cannot get rid of stubborn fat. 

  1. Which body parts are targeted in Vaser hi-def lipo?

This is a body-sculpting procedure that can target multiple body parts, including:

  • Calves
  • Knees
  • Thighs
  • Arms
  • Love handles
  • Waist
  • Chest
  • Abdomen

The cosmetic surgeon would recommend the best areas to target based on the gender of the patient, as well as the goals and expectations. 

  1. Will the results of the surgery last long? 

If you continue to maintain an active and healthy lifestyle, you can enjoy long-lasting results of Vaser hi-def surgery. Gaining up to 10 pounds still wouldn’t impact the results, but over that could result in losing the definition of the muscles. 

  1. What steps are involved in the surgery?

The procedure begins with a consultation with the cosmetic surgeon to determine the goals of the patient, overall weight and health, and which parts need to be targeted. During the day of the procedure, you will be given local anaesthesia or numbing solution. 

The surgeon will start by making small incisions at strategic locations and using the innovative hi-def device to remove the fat from the target area. Once the fat is removed, the surgeon ensures to sculpt the body before closing the incisions. 

  1. What is the recovery process for Vaser hi-def surgery?

The surgeon provides guidelines and instructions for the recovery process depending on individual cases. It is integral to strictly follow these instructions to ensure a fast recovery. You might be asked to rest for a week and only perform light activities for the first two weeks. You might be asked to wear foam garments for the first few weeks to aid the healing process. 

  1. Is Vaser hi-def lipo beneficial?

There are multiple benefits of hi-def Vaser liposuction, including:

  • Fast recover process
  • Skin tightening and toning
  • Removal of stubborn fat
  • Minimal invasive procedure
  • Lasting results
  • Minimal scarring
  • Little to no pain
  • Minimal bruising and bleeding
  1. Are there any side effects of Vaser hi-def surgery?

Vaser hi-def surgery is a safe procedure when performed by an experienced and skilled cosmetic surgeon. Most people experience certain pain and discomfort for a few days after the surgery, but this can be managed by painkillers. 

Some patients also experience bruising and swelling at the incision site, but it subsides in the next three to five days. You must avoid strenuous activities for at least three weeks after the surgery but can perform light, everyday activities. 

Since the procedure is done under local anaesthesia, you must not drive after the surgery and have someone help you get home. 

  1. Why is Vaser hi-def surgery expensive?

This procedure involves innovative technology and highlights skilled surgeons to produce sculpted, toned, and long-lasting outcomes. Since this is the most advanced and unique type of liposuction, the cost is higher than other liposuction procedures. However, the results are more profound and lasting, depending on which area you are targeting. 

  1. Is this surgery ideal for both women and men?

Vaser hi-def lipo is ideal for both men and women, even though it is more common among men looking to achieve a defined set of muscles. Many women also experience outstanding results by achieving a more toned and athletic body. Since the physique of men and women are different, skilled surgeons target different areas of the body based on the goals and expectations of the patient. 

  1. What is the aftercare for Vaser hi-def surgery?

The aftercare of the Vaser hi-def procedure is crucial and requires a certain level of commitment from the patient. Since each case is different, the surgeon provides customized aftercare guidelines and instructions for every patient. These may include massages, stretching exercises, and wearing foam or compression garments. 

Author’s Bio

Dr Kam Singh 

Dr. Singh is a Specialist in Lipo Sculpture and Cosmetic Dermatology. He was the first UK trainer for the Vaser liposuction procedure and provided training to multiple surgeons over the years. He is a member of the British College of Aesthetic Medicine (BCAM), is part of the dynamic team of aestheticians at Manchester Private Hospital and has performed numerous cosmetic surgeries with great results.