What is Liposuction?
Liposuction, or simply lipo, is a type of fat-removal procedure used in plastic surgery. Evidence does not support an effect on weight beyond a couple of months and does not appear to affect obesity-related problems. In the United States, liposuction is the most common cosmetic surgery.
Average Cost Of Liposuction In South Africa
As an example, the duration of liposuction of the abdomen, flanks, and thighs in theatre is roughly 150 minutes and is currently priced at R 56,000.00 The cost of surgery includes the initial consultation, hospital, anesthetist, assistant, and surgeon’s fees.
How Much Does It Cost To Do Liposuction In South Africa?
|1. Upper Stomach||From R9 500|
|2. Lower Stomach||From R9 500|
|3. Inner Thighs||From R9 500|
|4. Upper Front Legs||From R6 500|
|5. Saddle Bags||From R10 000|
|6. Hips & Lower Back||From R10 000|
|7. Buttocks||From R6 000|
|8. Inner Knees||From R5 500|
|9. Outer Knees||From R5 500|
|10. Upper Side Back||From R8 500|
|11. Front Upper Arm||From R5 500|
|Back Upper Arm||From R9 500|
|12. Ankles – 2 Areas||From R6 500|
|Ankles – 4 Areas||From R12 000|
|13. Pubic Re-shaping||From R4 500|
|14. Breasts||From R12 500|
|15. Chin & Cheeks – Small Area||From R6 000|
|Chin & Cheeks – Large Area||From R7 500|
|16. Side Chest||From R7 000|
|17. Lower Front Legs||From R6 500|
|Fat Harvest & Transfer||From R9 000|
Does liposuction have side effects?
As with any major surgery, liposuction carries risks, such as bleeding and a reaction to anesthesia. Possible complications specific to liposuction include Contour irregularities. Your skin may appear bumpy, wavy, or withered due to uneven fat removal, poor skin elasticity, and unusual healing.
Does liposuction hurt?
Liposuction surgery itself is not painful.
As long as anesthesia medications are used and the operation is performed in an accredited surgical facility by a board-certified plastic surgeon, liposuction should be a relatively pain-free experience.