Updated for November 2018.
Many people wonder if liposuction could be right for them. Although every individual is different, there are three specific signs that could indicate you’re the perfect candidate for liposuction.
1. You’re Almost at Your Best
Because liposuction is meant for difficult or “trouble” areas, a person at or near his or her ideal weight is the best candidate for liposuction. Liposuction is a way to contour the body while you’re at a weight that can be maintained over a long period of time. Most surgeons recommend being within 10 pounds of your target weight before considering liposuction. As an added bonus, the closer you are to your ideal weight,