Liposuction is quite simple. It removes fat from areas where it is unwanted. In the event diet and exercise has not done the trick for eliminating fat from a specific area of the body, then liposuction may be right for you. The end results of liposuction can be extremely dramatic. You’ve probably known or met someone who lost a ton of fat and they looked like a whole new person. That’s the type of results liposuction can produce. The results of liposuction are not only noticeable they are also permanent. As liposuction has grown in popularity, the options available have grown as well. Liposuction techniques can be used to reduce fat in the following areas; hips, buttocks, abdomen, back, upper arms, inner knee, chest, calves, and ankles. It is also used for facial contouring. Many patients choose to have liposuction done as a standalone procedure. It’s also becoming more and more popular for it to be combined with other surgeries like a mommy makeover or facelift.