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Keeping It Real: What NOT to Expect from Liposuction

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Let’s be honest: there are lots of really amazing things about liposuction, which is probably why it’s one of the most popular cosmetic procedures year after year. But even great things like lipo have their limitations. It’s important to understand some of these common myths and misconceptions about liposuction before deciding if it’s right for […]

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Male Breast Reduction? Lipo? How a Cosmetic Surgeon Treats Gynecomastia

Not quite sure if male breast reduction, liposuction or other body contouring procedures are right for you? If you’re one of the many men across the country who struggles with a genetic condition called gynecomastia, here’s what you need to know about male breast reduction. You’ll also learn more about which treatment(s) could help you […]

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What’s VASER® Hi Def Liposuction & Could You See Better Results?

If you’re thinking about getting liposuction, you now have a number of different techniques to choose from to see the best results. See how one of the latest lipo techniques, called VASER® Hi DefLiposculpting, stacks up against traditional liposuction and how to decide which treatment method could be the best pick for you. What Is […]

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The No. 1 Reason to Literally Turn It Around in 2018? 360-Degree Lipo

If you’re already planning on “turning things around” in 2018 as part of your New Year’s resolution, why not really give yourself a spin — literally — with 360-degree liposuction? Not sure what 360-degree lipo is, exactly? Take a look at these three common questions about this popular body contouring treatment to help you decide […]

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Can You Get Rid of Male Breasts with Exercise?

Enlarged male breasts are a cosmetic concern for many men, but reducing their appearance can be tricky. That’s because gynecomastia, a medical condition in which male breasts are abnormally large, is genetic and therefore does not typically respond to diet and exercise alone. However, if you’re dealing with what’s known as pseudogynecomastia, exercise may be […]

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What Can You Expect While Recovering from Male Breast Reduction?

Male breast reduction has become a popular cosmetic procedure among many men struggling with a condition known as gynecomastia, or male breast enlargement. When preparing for your procedure, you may be wondering what your recovery time for gynecomastia treatment will look like. Here are a few tips to help you plan your procedure and know […]

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The Biggest Benefit of Smartlipo™ You Didn’t See Coming

When most people think of liposuction, traditional tumescent lipo is usually what first comes to mind. However, this is no longer your only body contouring option. Smartlipo™ uses advanced laser technology to offer a unique set of benefits that may not be possible with traditional lipo.* Here’s what you need to know about this innovative […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Quit Exercising after Having Liposuction

Thanks to advancements in medical technology and surgical techniques, cosmetic procedures like liposuction can help to reshape the contours of your body for a slimmer, sleeker look. However, liposuction isn’t a magic weight loss wand, so you’ll still want to keep pumping iron well after your procedure to maintain the same wonderful results. Here’s why. […]

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3 Reasons Breast Augmentation Remained Popular in 2016

Breast augmentation was one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in 2016, with nearly 300,000 procedures having been performed in the last year. Here are just some of the reasons why breast augmentation surgery continues to be such a common procedure, and why you might consider getting implants yourself. 1. Breast Implants Boost Your Self-Esteem […]

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Liposuction or a Tummy Tuck? How to Contour Your Waist

One of the biggest body complaints people have is that they’d like a slimmer midsection and shapelier waistline. Even if you are otherwise in great shape, bulges around your tummy can throw off your body’s proportions and make you appear heavier than you actually are. So, how do you get there? Is liposuction or a […]

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How Is 360˚ Lipo Different from Traditional Liposuction?

Updated for 2019. One of the most popular cosmetic surgeries in the world, liposuction can offer beautiful results for men and women who want to get rid of stubborn fat. Today, 360-degree liposculpture is a similar body contouring procedure that takes liposuction a step further. Key Differences between Lipo and 360 Degree Liposuction Liposuction is […]

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360˚ Lipo vs Waist Training: Which Is Better?

You’ve probably seen celebrities on Instagram showing off their waist training efforts. More and more women are cinching up their midsections in tight corsets and other “training” devices in hopes of sculpting and slimming their stomachs. Does Waist Training Actually Work? The truth is that short-term corset use doesn’t provide any kind of lasting results. […]

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Can You Bring Photos to a Breast Augmentation Consult?

Breast augmentation offers a great opportunity for you to make some changes to your breast appearance, enhance your appearance and feel more confident. Having some pictures on hand is a proactive way of helping Dr. Andan know your expectations. However, there are some things to keep in mind before attending your breast augmentation consultation. Look […]

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Will Exercise Change My Breast Augmentation Results?

Many active-minded women who consider breast augmentation wonder how exercise will impact their breast implants. Those with a consistent fitness routine, particularly such activities like CrossFit or weight training, want to know if and when they can resume regular workouts. If you’re worried that an extra set of push-ups or your morning run might ruin […]

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Your Guide to the 3 Types of Breast Implants

For women considering breast augmentation surgery, there’s a range of breast implant options to choose from. We’ve compiled a list to help you understand some of the key differences between the implants as well as the advantages of each type. 1. Silicone Implants There are two main materials that all breast implants are made of: […]

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What Can I Do to Get Ready for Body Contouring?

For people who experience significant weight loss, dropping the pounds is only half the battle. They’re often left with loose folds of skin that hang down from various parts of the body, obscuring their slimmer physique. That’s where body contouring surgery can help. Depending upon how much weight you’ve lost and what region of the […]

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Should You Massage Your Implants after Breast Augmentation?

Recovery from breast augmentation is almost as important as the procedure itself. As you heal from breast augmentation, you want to take all the necessary steps to ensure you’re getting the rest and care that you need to support your recovery. During breast augmentation recovery, it’s universally accepted that you should refrain from specific activities […]

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Will Your Body Contouring Results Last a Lifetime?

Men and women who are considering cosmetic surgery often wonder how long they can expect their results to last. Perhaps partly why body contouring procedures like abdominoplasty and liposuction remain so popular is the fact that they can deliver an excellent outcome for a long time to come, as long as you maintain a healthy […]

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What’s the Difference between Regular Liposuction and Smartlipo™?

If you’re thinking about getting liposuction, you may have come across Smartlipo™ as a possible treatment option to help you achieve a leaner, more contoured figure. So how do you decide which procedure might be right for you? A good place to start is to understand the differences between the two and know when you […]

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Boosting Breast Appearance When You’re Already Happy with Size

The first thing that most people tend to think about when considering breast augmentation is breast size, but what if it’s not the size of your breasts that you’re concerned with? In reality, there are a number of factors that can influence your breast appearance, and although size may be one of them, there could […]

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3 Questions to Ask at Your Breast Augmentation Consultation

Women opt for breast augmentation for a variety of different reasons, whether they’re looking to correct asymmetry, have recently lost weight or simply want more volume. If you’ve been considering breast augmentation for any reason, the first step is to seek a consultation from a skilled cosmetic surgeon like Dr. Andan. Knowing the right questions […]

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