Archives by Tag 'Weight loss'

Breast Reduction Before and After

May 10, 2012

A breast reduction (reduction mammoplasty) is a form of plastic surgery to reduce the size of breasts. This page focuses on women. If you are interested in male breast reduction, please visit our gynecomastia page. If you want smaller breasts, you may get some reactions like “What! You want smaller boobs!?” That’s the shock many […]

Body Wrap Before and After

May 4, 2012

Body wraps are a non-invasive spa treatment which has various uses. Some can be used for weight loss or skin tightening whilst others are primarily for detoxing the body. Some types have helped to reduce acne. You can buy the wraps as at-home kits or you can have an indulging body wrap treatment at a […]

Bra Line Back Lift Before and After

May 4, 2012

You can imagine what this procedure is just from its name. Yes, it refers to those bulging fat deposits and sagging skin which appears around the bra-line area. A bra-line back lift is a form of plastic surgery which focuses on making your back beautiful. We all know that tight bulging look when a woman […]

Body Lift Before and After

May 4, 2012

So you’ve managed to lose a huge amount of weight, but now you’re haunted by sagging skin. It even overhangs your pubic area – not a good look. A body lift is designed to tighten the skin on the abdomen, lower back, hips, buttocks and/or thighs after massive weight loss. The plastic surgeon makes an […]

Body Jet Before and After

May 4, 2012

Not sure about traditional liposuction? There is a less invasive way to get rid of those stubborn fat deposits. Body jet is essentially water-assisted lipo. It uses a pulsed-spray to loosen and rinse away fat. Numbing lotion helps to minimize discomfort, so the procedure can be done while you’re awake. Another bonus, you’ll have less […]

Body Contouring Before and After

May 3, 2012

Body contouring can involve many different types of plastic surgery procedures. Plastic surgeons are masters at reshaping your body the way you really want. For women, that may involve larger breasts, a slimmer tummy and smaller hips and thighs (perhaps a body lift) for a nicely shaped hourglass figure (as opposed to looking like a […]

Sagging Skin Before and After

March 12, 2012

Sagging skin is a very common problem which occurs as people get older or after dramatic weight loss. With age, the skin can become loose on the face, jowls, neck and even on the back. If the problem is only mild, causing fine lines and wrinkles, then you could use minimally invasive skin tightening methods […]

Arm Liposuction Before and After

March 6, 2012

Arm liposuction is a surgical option for removing excess fat from the upper arms. It can be combined with brachioplasty (arm lift) to also tighten the skin which is left behind. Flabby arms which flop in the wind as you wave come as early as the age of twenty. Sometimes they can be prevented with […]

Thinspo Before and After

February 29, 2012

So you’re feeling fat and need some inspiration for weight loss? Thinspo is only an abbreviation for “thinsporation” which is means looking at pictures of skinny slender women to get inspired to lose weight. It’s become a cult around America to look at these photos and become motivated by the beauty of healthy women. The […]

Mons Pubis Reduction Before and After

February 28, 2012

A Mons Pubis Reduction (Monsplasty) involves the use of traditional liposuction in the area below the abdomen where pubic hair naturally grows. Usually this operation is performed for the purpose of sexual enhancement by contouring the fat area above the genitals to make it look better. A Mons pubis reduction is a plastic surgery procedure […]

Brachioplasty Before and After

February 20, 2012

Brachioplasty (known as an arm lift or arm tuck) is a plastic surgery procedure which reduces patients’ sagging loose skin from the upper arm (between the elbow and underarm) which develops after moderate to severe weight loss. Patients who are ideal for this type of procedure are expected to have attained their ideal weight and […]

Abdominal Etching Before and After

February 17, 2012

Abdominal etching (also known as ab etching or the six pack shortcut) is a plastic surgery operation invented by Henry Mentz which uses a cannula to shape and contour stored abdominal fat. This procedure provides patients with a much flatter sexier stomach often giving a more athletic looking six pack. It may even be for […]

Having a Baby Before and After

February 15, 2012

Plenty of men and women look up “before and after having a baby” online on their favorite search engine, either because they want to see before and post pregnancy weight loss photos or information relating to how to prepare and what to expect.  Some people are just looking for Hollywood celebrity mom before and after […]

Gynecomastia (Male Breast Reduction) Before and After

February 10, 2012

Gynecomastia is a condition where males develop breasts. Males who suffer from this often consider breast reduction surgery as a means of wishing to look normal or less like a woman. The surgeon uses liposuction to remove the fat from the chest. In fitness and men’s magazines around the world gynecomastia among males has been […]

Gastric Bypass Before and After

February 9, 2012

Gastric bypass surgery is a weight loss procedure which involves dividing the stomach into two sections so that a person feels full much quicker after consuming food. It provides similar benefits to lap band surgery. Following a gastric bypass upper part of the stomach is divided into a smaller section leaving a larger part for […]

Weight Loss Before and After

February 3, 2012

Weight loss is one of those frustrating aspects of life. It can be tough and challenging but very rewarding in the end. Unless you were born thin (lucky you) then you will no doubt have struggled with being too heavy at one point in your life. So many of us try dieting and exercising but […]

Liposuction Before and After

February 2, 2012

Liposuction or lipo is a body contouring procedure which removes excess fat from specific areas of the body to improve shape and contour. It enables you to improve your look by sculpting your body to achieve a nicer figure. Nearly everyone who has bulges of fat has considered at least some of the options of […]