Liposuction in Turkey


Liposuction is a surgical operation that removes the fat layers that are fixed in the anatomical regions of the person such as arms, hips, abdomen, and buttocks by a vacuuming method. The purpose of liposuction is not slimming, but body contouring.

What are Liposuction Methods?

Liposuction can be performed with 6 different methods depending on the body proportion of the person.

These methods are:  SAL (Vacuum Assisted), PAL (Power Assisted), UAL (Ultrasonic), RFAL (Radio Frequency Assisted), WAL (Water Assisted), LAL (Laser Assisted)

What is SAL (Vacuum Assisted)?

SAL (Vacuum Assisted) method is the process of removing the fat layers by injecting a medical fluid agent through 3 mm micro cannulas.

What is PAL (Power Assisted)?

PAL (Power Assisted) method is the process of removing the fat layers dispersed by vibration frequencies through micro cannulas.

What is UAL (Ultrasonic)?

UAL (Ultrasonic) method is the process of removing the fat cells that are disintegrated by ultrasonic sound waves with a micro-cannula procedure


What is RFAL (Radio Frequency Assisted)?

RFAL (Radio Frequency Assisted) method is the process of fat absorption from the subcutaneous fat layer, which is stretched and heated with the help of radio frequency vibrations, provided by micro cannulas.

What is WAL (Water Assisted)?

WAL (Water Assisted) method is the process of removing sterile water injected under the skin through micro cannulas by thinning the subcutaneous fat tissues.

What is LAL (Laser-Assisted)?

LAL (Laser-Assisted) method is also used in the treatment of sagging and wrinkles in the skin tissue by triggering the natural collagen production in the body, and it is the process of absorbing the fat cells that become liquid with laser beams with microcannulas.

What is the Age Limit for Liposuction?

Liposuction is suitable for patients of the age of +18 who have completed their physical anatomical development and whose general health status does not have any indication that will prevent the operation.

Who Can Undergo Liposuction?

Liposuction is a body contouring operation. In this operation, the person does not lose weight, but the stubborn fat layers are absorbed. The operation can be applied to every person with no general health issues and is of recommended age. Although it is life-threatening for those with conditions such as heart, diabetes, and kidney failure, it can be decided after the check up and approval of your doctor

Is Liposuction Operation Permanent?

In the liposuction procedure, a permanent and successful outcome is obtained as a result of the nutrition and exercise program that the individual will pay attention to after the operation process.


How is Liposuction Operation Performed?

Liposuction is a fat removal operation performed under general anesthesia with standard sterile conditions. The risk of this operation is very low by competent doctors, as long as the patient has no general health issues. If the person has any health issues. The operation may be performed with the permission of the doctor after a full checkup. In surgery, the safe intake of stable fat cells based on the person’s body mass index is between 2 and 5 liters. In cases requiring more intake, the person is informed and prepared for possible complications. Micro cannulas placed through small incisions are used to vacuum out the fat layers that turn into liquid. Surgery lasts between 2 to 5 hours depending on body fat volume and surgical method. Microcannula incisions are sutured with aesthetic sutures so that the person does not have a visible scar from the operation over time and no stitches are removed.

Is Liposuction Operation Painful?

During the operation, pain is minimized by localizing the area simultaneously with general anesthesia. Pain is not felt much with regular use of your doctor’s instructions

Is Liposuction Surgery Risk?

In liposuction operation, regional numbness may be experienced in line with the temporary destruction of the region by the fat layers removed. Surgeries are performed under hygienic conditions in line with the person’s general health condition being suitable for the operation which do not carry a high risk. After the liposuction operation, the person should consult his/her doctor in case of bleeding, pain, fat embolism and regional numbness do not go away.

To Which Areas Can Liposuction Be Applied?

In liposuction operation, fat layers can be removed from these areas:
– Hip Area
– Basin Region
– Waist Area
– Arm Area
– Back Area
– Lower Jaw
– Chest Area
– Abdomen
– Leg Area

Who Cannot Undergo Liposuction?

The suitability of people who want to undergo liposuction surgery as a result of the diseases they have carries a vital risk. The person has
– Obesity
– Alcohol and Drug Addiction
– Hypertension
– Diabetes
– Pregnancy
– Surgery is not recommended and not applied in line with disorders where blood clotting cannot be achieved.

To Which Areas Can the Fat Removed in Liposuction Removed Transfused?

In liposuction surgery, fat layers are vacuumed from the determined areas of the person,
– Hip
– Lip
– Nasolabial
– Jaw
– It can be transfused to areas such as the cheekbone.

Does the Skin Tighten in Liposuction Operation?

Liposuction is the removal of localized fat tissues that the person cannot eliminate with diet and exercise by means of micro cannulas. In this operation, the skin tissue of the person is not intervened. During liposuction or after recovery, the person can combine his/her appearance with Post Bariatric (Skin Lifting) operation.

What is the Recovery process After Liposuction Surgery?

After the liposuction operation, it is important to wear a corset for between 3 to 9 weeks to prevent complications such as sarcoma, fat embolism, bruising, and swelling. Since the corset causes sweating, winter months are recommended for patients who want to have an easy Liposuction surgery process, unless there is no exception.


Stitches are removed after 1 week, and the person should follow a healthy and regular diet during and after this period. Avoidance of substances that negatively affect the healing process such as smoking and alcohol and the use of medications prescribed by your doctor without interruption is one of the most important factors for the success of the operation. After the liposuction operation, the person can return to work and social life within 3 – 4 weeks if there are no problems and complications in regular follow-up.

What Should Be Considered Before and After Liposuction?

Before and after liposuction operation;
– The use of blood thinners should be stopped before and after the operation.
– Ideal body mass index should be reached before the operation.
– Post-operative medications should be used regularly.
– Do not wear make-up and nail polish before the operation.
– Smoking and alcohol use should be stopped before and after the operation.
– Attention should be paid to healthy and regular nutrition before and after the operation.
– After the operation, the corset should be used as long as your doctor recommends.

Liposuction Results in Turkey

Liposuction is the ideal treatment for regional fat deposits that cannot be removed despite diet and exercise. After the liposuction operation, patients gain the aesthetically desired appearance and their self-confidence increases, which positively affects their social and business lives.

Liposuction Prices in Turkey

Liposuction prices vary depending on the area to be liposuctioned and the technique to be applied. In addition, the level of the clinic where the operation will be performed, the surgeon’s experience, knowledge and price policy are factors that affect liposuction prices. You can learn everything you wonder about liposuction and 2023 liposuction prices by contacting Lygos Clinic.

What is Vaser Liposuction?

Vaser liposuction is an aesthetic surgical procedure that allows the removal of excess and stubborn fat tissues under the skin that cannot be eliminated by diet and exercise by breaking them down with the help of ultrasound waves. The aim here is to minimise the damage that may occur in the tissue during the operation. Vaser liposuction method is one of the most preferred methods among liposuction applications because it is a highly effective method for liquefying regionally stubborn fats. In this method, there is no wavy surface appearance seen after classical liposuction application. A smoother appearance is obtained. Vaser liposuction targets only fat cells. Therefore, it does not damage important tissues such as nerves and vessels. The use of sound waves during fat breakdown prevents damage to fat tissue and stem cells. These fats can be injected in combination with vaser liposuction or in a second session to other areas needed in the body such as butt aesthetics.

Who is Suitable for Vaser Liposuction?

Vaser liposction is not a weight loss method contrary to what is known. It is a form of treatment that allows to get rid of stubborn fat deposits that resist in the body despite diet and exercise. Vaser liposuction application can be performed on anyone who has regional fat, who is at or close to their ideal weight, and whose general health condition is favourable, regardless of whether they are male or female. However, the skin structure of the people who will undergo vaser liposuction should also be suitable for the operation.


Vaser Liposuction Process in Turkey

In Vaser Liposuction application, firstly, necessary tests and examinations are performed to decide whether the patient is suitable for the operation. Afterwards, the most appropriate anaesthesia method is applied to the operation area and the general health status of the patient. Fat tissues under the skin are broken down and liquefied with ultrasonic sound waves. In the next stage, the disintegrated fat cells are removed from the body with the help of thin cannulas. Although the duration of the operation varies depending on the region, it is a procedure that takes approximately 1-2 hours.

Vaser Liposuction Results in Turkey

Although Vaser liposuction is a procedure performed to eliminate aesthetic concerns in general, it has been observed that it has achieved results that positively affect the general health status in line with the researches conducted. In the researches conducted, a decrease of 11% in the inflammatory rate after vaser liposuction was determined. After the operation, patients gain motivation for healthy and regular nutrition and exercise to maintain their appearance. The rate of participation in physical activities increases with the ease of mobility of people who have undergone vaser liposuction operation. Excess fat in the waist and abdomen causes posture disorder. Posture improves after the procedure. All these are details that seem small but increase the quality of life. Finally, the self-confidence of patients whose mood improves and who are motivated after the vaser liposuction procedure increases and they take a more active role in their business and social lives.

Vaser Liposuction Costs in Turkey?

Vaser liposuction costs vary according to the area to be treated, the technique to be used, whether an additional procedure will be performed according to the general health status of the patient, and the pricing policy of the clinics. You can learn everything you wonder about Vaser liposuction aesthetics and 2023 Vaser liposuction prices by contacting the expert staff of Lygos Clinic.

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