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Liposuction is the Boss of Stubborn Fat

Fat can be stubborn, kind of like the two-year-old rolling around on the floor of Ralph’s when his mom wouldn’t get him the Sour Patch Kids candy. No matter how much you work out or what changes you make to your diet, in certain areas such as the abdomen it is very difficult to get rid of pockets of fat. Just about everyone short of distance runners has at least […]

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Liposuction Questions Answered

Liposuction has become the second most popular cosmetic surgery in the United States for the simple reason that everyone, no matter how much they exercise or watch their diet, has pockets of fat that are stubborn and won’t go away. Liposuction is the procedure that can make those pockets go away. Since Dr. Malamet performs many liposuction procedures, we thought we’d answer some common questions about the procedure. Will the […]

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Unwanted Fat Deserves No Quarter

Fat can be stubborn, much like a two-year-old throwing a tantrum in the middle of the cereal aisle in the grocery store. No matter what you do to get rid it — whether exercise or changes in diet — it just keeps keeping on, oblivious to all of your efforts. And everyone has at least a couple pockets of fat that don’t respond to anything you do. They could be […]

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Beautiful Woman at the Beach

Should You Consider Liposuction?

Liposuction can help you look slimmer and feel more confident, but it isn’t for everyone. Here’s what you should know when you’re making a decision. What areas of the body can be treated with liposuction? Liposuction is used to treat stubborn areas of fat that don’t respond to diet and exercise. In some situations, no matter how hard you work, you won’t be able to eliminate fatty spots. This is […]

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On Dimpling and Other Skin Irregularities Following Liposuction

Breast augmentation reigned supreme in 2012 as the most frequently performed surgical cosmetic procedure. However, liposuction stole the crown in 2013 when it went up by 16.3 percent from its 2012 figures. With the increasing demand in liposuction, the number of clients inquiring about the procedure at our practice have also risen. During their first-time visits, it’s not uncommon for men and women alike to ask about the possibility of […]

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body conturing myths

Do You Still Believe in These Body Contouring Myths?

There’s no denying the soaring popularity of plastic surgery. In fact, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery revealed in their recent figures that Americans spent the largest amount on plastic surgery last year since the Great Recession of 2008. Yet, we have noticed here at our practice that a huge number of our first time patients still believe in the body contouring myths we have outlined below! Liposuction will […]

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Which Body Areas Will Benefit the Most from Liposuction?

Liposuction reigned supreme in 2013! According to recent statistics by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, liposuction was the most frequently surgical cosmetic procedure last year, replacing breast augmentation which has dominated plastic surgery for the past few years. The popularity of liposuction may be attributed to the growing number of various technologies used in the procedure resulting to minimal downtime and fewer adverse effects following the procedure. Here […]

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And the Most Popular Plastic Surgery for Men Is..

Liposuction! According to the statistics released by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery earlier this year, there were roughly 1 million cosmetic procedures done in males last 2013, with liposuction leading the top surgical cosmetic procedures for men. Although liposuction has been around for a long time, it looks like an increasing number of males, including here at our Encino plastic surgery practice, are actually becoming more open to […]

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