Liposuction age

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Liposuction is a process to remove extra body fat from the beneath of the skin of different part of body. People have misconception that by this process one can loss their body weight but it is the procedure only for reshape the body, not for weight loses. In fact, liposuction has no age limit. But most of surgeon would consider that 17 to 18 is the minimum age limit for liposuction.

Liposuction has become most common and popular cosmetic surgery among the people of United State. Now a days most of the teenagers has tendency to become fatty and getting weight. Many young men and women suffer from distorted body images. For this reason they want to get liposuction or other cosmetic surgery in their early age. But most of the surgeon recommended the fixed age limit not before 17 or 18.It must be considered an issue of psychological and emotional development of teenagers. 

Many of the surgeons suggest to the teenagers to counseling with the psychologist who are particularly obsessed with negative body images and to wait for the time when he/she will be likely candidate for liposuction , it means at age of 18.Because they should make sure about the realistic expectations.

Naturally weight loss by different types of instrument, exercise, and diet is always preferable and right option. But there are some portion of the body fat which would difficult to remove only by diet and exercise. In that case liposuction or other cosmetic surgery needs to remove that fat by suctioning. It has a certain age to perform this operation. Before that it will be highly risk and be dangerous.

Statistics have shown that a 12-year-old girl from Austin, TX, had a liposuction surgery, becoming the youngest liposuction patient in the world. After liposuction she can decrease her weight by 35 pounds. Her family was very happy and satisfied with this operation.. However many doctors considered it a dangerous precedent that can become a trend doubt that a liposuction procedure is wise for such young patients. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgery over 3,000 people under 18 had liposuction the previous year.

Now doctors are suggesting their patient to pay attention about food and diet and overall the life style and eating habit to their children. It is necessary to understand everybody about the risk of liposuction and the fact that people with bad eating habits gain removed pounds back very quickly.

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This article was published on 2011/08/04