Liposuction has become one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in Argentina and in the world. It is a surgical technique that removes excess fat deposits from specific areas. Liposuction involves the use of a cannula which is introduced in the body through tiny incisions. These incisions are placed to be as inconspicuous as possible, so that they cannot be seen when wearing a bathing suit.
The procedure can be performed on any area of the body, being the most commonly treated:
Liposuction improves body contour, so it is a necessary condition for the patient to have elastic skin, so that this one can easily adapt to the new body outline, otherwise it might be required to eliminate the excess skin afterwards.
To help skin contract to the new body contour, patients will be required to wear compression garments for the period of one month after surgery
When fat deposits produce a sustained and intense stretching of the skin, both, fat and skin excess need to be removed.
The area more commonly treated is the abdomen, after pregnancy, obesity, or illnesses that produce important weight gain. Once weight loss and stabilization is achieved, a dermolipectomy can be performed to remove excess skin and underlying fat. If necessary, the muscles are also repaired. The name "dermolipectomy" refers to both, the removal of skin and fat excess, therefore, the procedure can be performed on other areas of the body, like arms and thighs. Dermolipectomy can be carried out in conjunction with liposuction in the same operating procedure.
The incisions are placed to be as inconspicuous as possible, so that they are not noticeable even when wearing underwear or bathing suit.
Breast augmentation is an operation to enlarge and enhance a woman's breasts. This is done by putting an implant behind the mammary gland or under one of the chest wall muscles. The results of a breast augmentation should be a breast size and shape which is harmonious with the overall body physique. The size of the implant has to suit the height, the diameter of the patient's thorax and thighs, as well as the patient's wishes and goals.
Implants are placed through incisions that can be performed around the nipple, at the bottom half of the aureole, or under the breast mound, in the natural crease which is formed when the breast meets the lower chest wall. Incisions will leave scars that will be visible immediately following the surgery, but they will fade out as time goes by, until they become imperceptible.
There are different sizes and styles of breast implants, which patients will be able to evaluate at consultation time. In order to assist patients in the decision making process, they will be able to try the implants in front of a mirror.
Sometimes patients need to correct droopy breast in conjunction with breast volume. In these cases, in addition to placing an implant, it is necessary to uplift the breast tissues, so that best results can be obtained.
Outcome from breast enlargement surgery can be seen immediately after the operation is performed and it is among the most satisfying procedures in terms of patient happiness.
El aumento mamario es una cirugía donde los cambios se observan de inmediato y produce una inmensa gratificación a todas aquellas pacientes que se deciden a este cambio.
Breast reduction is a surgical procedure which involves the reduction in the size and weight of breasts.To this end, excess of the glandular tissue and skin are removed, while another procedure is used simultaneously to counteract drooping of the breasts, aiming to return them to their natural position.
The incisions are placed to be as inconspicuous as possible, so that scars are not very noticeable afterwards. They are usually performed around the aureole and, depending on the breast size, they can extend downward, following the natural curve of the breast. The reason for such a large incision is that, occasionally, it might be necessary to remove a kilogram or more of glandular tissue. When this happens, the shoulders and the spinal column are released from a significant amount of weight and symptoms like, pain of the neck, back, and shoulders disappear. Whilst adding to patient's general comfort and boosting self esteem, a breast reduction will also improve other aspects of life, such as sports, physical exercise, and everyday activities.
Sometimes, and for causes like breastfeeding, the breast can just lose firmness and drop. In these cases, there might be no need to remove any breast tissue and instead, a breast lift is performed aiming to raise and firm the bust, readjusting the skin and tissues.
Gynecomastia is the enlargement of male breast producing a feminine aspect.
With the help of an ultrasound scan and / or mammogram the doctor studies the gland and diagnoses what the problem is. Sometimes only fat, without a gland is found, other times, both, gland and fat coexist. Once the problem is identified, the surgeon will decide which the best technique to be used is:
resection or liposuction. In both cases, tiny incisions are performed and they are barely noticeable.
Mesotherapy is a medical treatment which involves injecting medication to a specific area of the body with a needle of tiny caliber.
Mesotherapy can be used to treat or assist in a variety of conditions such as:
The procedure must be performed in the doctor's office and by trained health care professionals.
It is necessary the correct diagnosis of the patient's condition so that the adequate treatment and medication can be selected.
Several applications might be necessary before results are visible, but patients can continue with their daily activities after each session.
This is a surgical procedure that is being more asked at the doctor office, the purpose of the surgery is the buttock augmentation, to obtain this, there are two possibilities.
One option is using a silicone prosthesis similar those used in breast augmentation, which is insert below the gluteal mayor muscle to get more natural result. Size and shape of it will be choose taking account the patient body.
Other possibility is to use fat graft, obtained from other areas of the body: thighs, arms, abdomen or any other no desire fatty area of the body. This is absolutely natural and out of risk of allergic events. It may need more than one procedure to obtain the desire result.
Other choice is the use of fillers, like hyaluronic acid, being used more often in face fill, these are non-permanent fillers, and can be use in little augmentations, and in the case of cellulite. Other fillers are permanent with a very long lasting results.
Many women feel pain or discomfort in the sexual intercourse, doing exercises, or even in their daily activity because of the abnormal enlargement of the labia minora, this is resolved in a minor surgery taking out the excessive tissue, giving the labia back a youth size and shape and getting over the symptoms, at the same time the outer labia can be either rejuvenated with skin fillers or fat graft.
Laser technology has evolved many plastic surgical procedures, one of this is liposuction, previous of fat suction, the laser ray melts the fat, keeping safe other structures, taking less recovery time with less blood lost, giving better results. Another enhancing effect of diodo laser is the skin retraction of the treated area.
One or two little areas can be treated at the doctor office with local anesthesia. This is a painless procedure with very short recovery time.
The areas of treatment could be: neck, chest, flanks, arms and others.
Our 980 nm diodo laser is being used to treat many skin and vein pathologies, like:
Skin rejuvenation and resurfacing: Face, neck, hands and other areas wanted to rejuvenate, it improves texture, elasticity and luminosity giving the skin a youthful appearance.
Little facial and leg veins (capillaries): In few minutes and without post-procedure recovery time, it takes out that disgusting little leg and facial capillaries and veins. It may take 4 to 6 sessions at all.
Facial spot and sun damage: spot and wrinkles produced by the sun rays (UVA and UVB) added to the misused of skin protectors can be improved with 980 nm diodo laser, it’s recommended to do 5 sessions with 30 day interval between them.
Facial blood flush: this a common problem in many patients, some extremely cases are accompanied with pustules, in both cases can be improved with 980 diodio laser in few sessions.
Acne and acne sequel: Both are improved in 4 to 6 sessions and can be combined with other treatments like peelings at the same time to enhance the result.
Permanent hair removes: It take around 6 to 8 sessions with 21 to 28 days between them, it should be doing it in non-tanned skin and any hairy skin area can be treated.
Tattoo remove: The best results are obtained with dark colors tattoos, it takes between 5 and 6 sessions with 4 week interval between them.
Laser procedures can be done in addition to others like botulinum toxin and fillers to enhance the results.
Skin booster: Hialuronic acid is used at the bottom layer of skin to replace the hyaluronic lost by age and sun damage, it’s applied with mesotherapy technique in face, neck, hands and upper chest, giving a fresh skin look, improving it’s texture and elasticity.