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You advised me to have real real liposuction to get rid of stubborn fat in areas such as love handles and belly that don't go even after doing regular sport and eating healthy diet. Ins't it too heavy? I mean, it requires general anesthesia and needs few weeks recovery.
What about the Non-surgical liposuction ? SmartLipo which doesn't require general anesthesia?

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docblinski


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Miami, FL
United States
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October 30, 2014 3:19 AM

You are mistaken. SmartLipo Triplex + lipo is "invasive" thus requires more than just local anesthesia. In fact I do ALL mine under local sedative/general.
Vaser (low wattage ultrasound) (more)
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drgrossman


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New York, NY
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October 29, 2014 5:19 AM

I am completely against the use of Smart Lipo. Today, most doctors know the dangers of this procedure and use it for marketing alone.
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