Liposuction, also called lipoplasty, liposculpture suction lipectomy, or lipo, is a type of cosmetic surgery which breaks up and “sucks” fat from various possible parts of the body, most commonly the abdomen, thighs, buttocks, neck, chin, upper and backs of the arms, calves, and back. The fat is removed through a hollow instrument a cannula which is inserted under the skin. A powerful, high-pressure vacuum is applied to the cannula. Patients who undergo liposuction generally have a stable body weight, but would like to remove undesirable deposits of body fat in specific parts of the body. It is not an overall weight-loss method – it is not a treatment for obesity.
2. Tummy Tuck
Tummy-tuck surgery or abdominoplasty, can flatten your abdomen by removing loose, excess fat and skin and tightening muscles in the abdominal wall. It can also remove some if not all of the stretch marks in your lower abdomen. It is popular following pregnancy, massive weight loss or whenever a flabby abdomen with weak muscles impairs body contour. Most patients report improved self-esteem as a result of this procedure A tummy tuck is suitable for both men and women who are in good overall general health.
Rhinoplasty is one of the most common cosmetic surgery done.the nose is the central part of the face and good nose define the facial feature of the person. The shape of the nose is different for the different race. The nose for Europians, Caucasians, Asian, Nigerian is different. The surgery for rhinoplasty is done keeping in mind the race characteristic.
Nose surgery the surgery is being done for two reason one is functional in which only septoplasty is done. The other is for cosmetic purpose where both septoplasty and rhinoplasty is done.
Septoplasty it is the correction of deviated septum done for difficulty in breathing and recurrent sinusitis.the septum is a partition which divide the nose into two half. It is cartilaginous and bony both. Deiviation can be only cartilaginous or more severe combined with bone. For complete correction both of them needs to be corrected.
4. Face Lift
A facelift, or rhytidectomy, is a surgical procedure that improves visible signs of aging in the face and neck, such as:
• Sagging in the middle of your face
• Deep creases below the lower eyelids
• Deep creases along the nose extending to the corner of the mouth
• Fat that has fallen or has disappeared
• Loss of skin tone in the lower face that creates jowls
• Loose skin and excess fatty deposits under the chin and jaw can give even a person of normal weight the appearance of a double chin
The loss of youthful contours in the face can be due to a variety of factors, including heredity, gravity, environmental conditions, and stress.
5. Breast Reduction
Female breast reduction, also known as reduction mammoplasty, is an operation to reduce the weight and volume of the breasts. During the procedure, fat, glandular tissue and skin are removed from the breasts, which are then reshaped and the nipples repositioned. Breast size is determined by genes, hormones, body frame and weight. For most women, breast size is proportionate to the body, but for some women the breasts are particularly large.
6. Breast Augmentation
Augmentation mammoplasty or breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to increase the size, shape or fullness of a woman’s breasts. The surgeon places silicone, saline or alternative composite breast implants under the chest muscles or breast tissue.
• Breast augmentation is done to:
• Enlarge breasts that are naturally small.
• Restore breast size and shape after pregnancy, weight loss or breastfeeding.
• Restore symmetry when the breasts are asymmetrical
• Restore the breast(s) after surgery as treatment for breast cancer or some other condition or event that affected the size and shape of the breast.
7. Breast Lift
As gravity takes over, the breasts begin to sag. Add in skin changes, weight-gain or -loss and pregnancy, and it’s no surprise that your once-perky breasts are now in need of a little help. A breast lift, also known as a mastoplexy, is the only way to reposition the breast back to where it belongs. The goal of a breast lift is to restore the breasts to a higher, more youthful position. Most sagging results from overstretched skin and breast lift surgery removes the excess skin and tightens underlying breast tissue so the breast is supported in a higher position
8. Reconstructive surgery
Reconstructive surgery is performed on abnormal structures of the body caused by congenital defects, developmental abnormalities, trauma, infection, tumors or disease. It is generally performed to improve functions, but may also be done to approximate a normal appearance.
Types of reconstructive surgeries
Surgeries for feet and hands- This surgery is available for people affected by any number of maladies, including tumors (cancerous and non-cancerous); webbed toes or fingers; extra fingers or toes. People also can receive treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome.
Wound care- For individuals who have been severely burned or cut, skin grafts or other reconstructive techniques are available.
Microsurgery or flap procedures- These surgeries can be performed to replace parts of the body affected by injury or disease, such as cancer.
Facial surgeries- These can be performed to correct facial defects such as cleft lip, breathing problems, or chronic infections, such as those that affect the sinuses, or even snoring.