Category Archives: Liposuction Q&A

The Albany Plastic Surgery Blog by Dr. William F. DeLuca




The Skinny on Liposuction

Liposuction is a body contouring procedure that removes fat under the skin to address trouble spots throughout the body. Traditionally liposuction has been used to tweak areas resistant to exercise such as the love handles, the lower abdomen, the neck, … Continue reading

Traditional Versus Smart Liposuction: Get the Facts

Patients who are looking for body contouring options may have heard of a new option that has appeared in the U.S. over the last several years. SmartLipo is a procedure that has gained a lot of buzz, causing patients to … Continue reading

Laser Liposuction (SmartLipo) vs Tumescent Liposuction: Neither Truly Tightens Skin

Laser liposuction (SmartLipo) vs Tumescent (“Standard Liposuction”) for skin tightening? The science says that neither truly tighten skin. Since Dr. Illouz and Dr. Fournier first brought liposuction to the United States in 1982 – when I was beginning my residency … Continue reading