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Vaser Liposuction and Renuvion vs the Traditional Tummy Tuck

23 May 2024

Vaser Liposuction and Renuvion Skin Tightening vs the Traditional Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

When it comes to wanting a more contoured midsection, many people often find themselves weighing up the options between traditional tummy tuck surgery (Abdominoplasty) and newer, less invasive alternatives. Worries about scarring, recovery time, and the extent of the procedure can heavily influence their decision-making process. This common dilemma has spurred the search for clinics offering advanced techniques that provide results with minimal downtime and scarring. 

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Many people are now seeking alternatives tailored to their specific concerns while aiming for the desired outcome of a more contoured midsection. Yet, they frequently encounter recommendations for surgical procedures without a thorough exploration of less invasive options such as liposuction. 

A recurring theme emerges as patients share their experiences—traditional tummy tucks may address excess skin and fat in the abdominal region but often fall short in targeting stubborn fat deposits in areas like the sides or flanks. This shows the need for a comprehensive approach to body contouring, combining fat removal with skin tightening. 

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Treatment – Vaser Liposuction and Renuvion to upper and lower abdomen, rib cage and Vaser Liposuction to anterior waist. Photos were taken before and 1 month after

Liposuction and Renuvion Skin Tightening for the Abdominal Region

Enter innovative technologies like Vaser Liposuction and Renuvion J Plasma Skin Tightening, revolutionising the field of body contouring. Vaser Liposuction, utilising ultrasound-assisted liposuction, offers fat removal with minimal disruption to surrounding tissues, reduced discomfort and bruising post-procedure. Vaser Liposculpture focuses on the middle layer of fat while leaving the deep and superficial layers intact. This approach is effective in preserving the blood supply to the skin, which can contribute to better skin-tightening outcomes. Additionally, adjunct technologies like Vibrasat further strengthens fat emulsification and extraction, contributing to smoother contours and outcomes. 

Renuvion J Plasma stands out as one of the more advanced non-surgical technological devices for body contouring. This treatment tightens the skin from within by harnessing helium plasma energy, addressing laxity to give a firmer, toned appearance. This innovative technology delivers energy beneath the skin’s surface in a precise and controlled manner, inducing a contraction of tissue. Unlike traditional surgical skin tightening methods, Renuvion relies on small entry points, which lead to smaller scars. When combined with Vaser Liposuction, it offers a comprehensive solution for patients seeking to contour their midsection without traditional tummy tuck surgery. 

The effects of these advanced techniques are evident in the experiences of patients who have witnessed reductions in abdominal circumference and visible skin tightening just weeks after treatment. The minimal downtime and absence of extensive scarring have allowed them to return to their daily routines promptly. The landscape of body contouring is evolving, offering patients a diverse array of options to achieve their aesthetic goals. Modern techniques like Vaser Liposuction and Renuvion J Plasma are redefining midsection contouring, with results in reduced downtime and virtually no visible scarring. 



This content provided is intended for general informational purposes only and should not be construed as medical advice or be used as a basis for making medical decisions. All surgical procedures involve risks, and results may vary from person to person.

Individuals considering any medical procedure, including liposuction, are strongly encouraged to consult directly with a qualified healthcare professional to obtain advice and recommendations based on their unique health profile and medical history. Surgical procedures, such as liposuction, involve risks and the possibility of complications. The outcomes of such procedures can significantly vary among individuals due to numerous factors, including but not limited to, genetic predispositions, lifestyle choices, and adherence to post-procedure care guidelines.

For a comprehensive understanding of the potential risks and recovery details associated with any surgical procedure, it is essential to review the relevant treatment information provided by your healthcare provider.

All surgical procedures referenced in this article have been conducted by Dr. Glenn Murray (AHPRA Registration MED0001196978), Registered medical practitioner, Perth W.A.

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Dr. Glenn Murray (AHPRA Registration MED0001196978) Registered Medical Practitioner. General disclaimer: Patient outcomes can vary due to factors such as... genetics, diet, age, exercise, lifestyle, weight, and overall health. It’s essential to understand that all invasive surgeries come with inherent risks and require a recovery period and specific care regimen. Detailed information regarding surgical risks and complications is available here, but it is advisable to conduct thorough research and obtain a second opinion to ensure you are able to make an informed decision. Please note that the information provided is general in nature and does not constitute medical advice or establish a doctor-patient relationship. For real patient images, please visit our Before and After page. Please be advised that surgical outcomes vary, from patient to patient, and comprehensive research is crucial before making any decisions. This website contains imagery which is only suitable for audiences 18+.

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