Liposuction is getting more popular in Malaysia as well as other countries due to the the increase in self-awareness to stay healthy and looks good, especially with the advent of social media. This trend is similar to other procedures such as Bhlepharoplasty, Otoplasty, Breast Augmentation, Abdominoplasty, Hair Transplantation and many other cosmetic Plastic Surgery operations.
Nowadays we have a lot of different methods to do liposuction such VASER Liposuction, LASER Lipolysis and Waterjet Liposuction.
Truly, this plastic surgery procedure has evolved much since it was first introduced nearly a century ago. Liposuction can be performed alone or in combination with other Cosmetic Surgery procedures such as Abdominoplasty, Rhinoplasty, Bhlepharoplasty, Buccal Fat Removal or Silicone Breast Augmentation.
The cost of Liposuction Surgery Malaysia is dependant on a few factors such as
1) Whether it is done in a hospital or a small clinic setup?
2) Whether the procedure is under general anaesthesia or local anesthesia?
3) Will there be a few days of hospital stay or just as a daycare procedure?
4) Which areas of the body that is going to be treated?
5) Will it be combined with another procedure?
With this is mind, we can look into the price range for Liposuction in Malaysia, according to body area;
LIPOSUCTION OF THE ABDOMEN
RM 9000 TO RM 18000
Abdominal liposuction can be for the upper and lower abdomen. Usually this type of liposuction needs to be done under general anaesthesia due to the huge area of abdomen. Abdominal liposuction can also be performed to create the six-pack in men and women.
LIPOSUCTION OF ARM
RM 7500 TO RM 12500
Arm liposuction is another frequently-requested procedures. Liposuction of the arm will result in a nicely-shaped arms. However, if there is too much excess skin of the arms, liposuction is not suitable but the patient may benefit more from skin removal or also known as Brachioplasty.
LIPOSUCTION OF SADDLE BAGS
RM 7500 TO RM 12500
Liposuction of the saddle bags can be done to reshape this area of the body. Saddle bags or fat collection in the flanks is notorious as one of the areas with stubborn fat resistant to diet and exercise alone.
RM 7500 TO RM 12500
Similar to the saddle bags, thighs are another popular areas of liposuction. Thigh liposuction needs to be done carefully as it may cause irregularity of the skin surface if not perfomed properly. As for the other areas, the patient will be required to wear compressive garments for 6 to 9 months after liposuction to help recontour the treated areas.
LIPOSUCTION OF CHIN
RM4500 TO RM 9500
Double Chin Liposuction technique is slightly different due to the anatomical arrangement of tissue at this area. The chin is compartmentalized into. several zones by the delicate fascia and contains a lot of vital structures such a. blood vessels, lymphatic channels, salivary glands and nerves. The fatty tissue at this area too is different from those in other parts of the body such as the abdomen, as they are finer and less dense.
Sometimes, to get the best treatment outcomes for double chin liposuction, additional procedures such as mesotherapy, radiofrequency, threadlift, microbotox and lymphatic massage.
LIPOSUCTION OF THE CHEST (GYNAECOMASTIA)
RM6000 TO RM 15000
Chest Liposuction for gynaecomastia is done either alone or in combination with surgical removal of breast tissue also known as Webster procedure. This procedure will take around 2 to 4 hours depending on the amount of tissue to be removed. The patient will be required to wear compressive garment and can revert to normal activity around 1 week after this operation.
As a conclusion, Liposuction is widely-performed in Malaysia. The most important thing is to get it done by a qualified
at a certified centre to ensure safety while obtaining the best results as desired.