Smartlipo, otherwise known as Liposmart or Laser Lipolysis, is a new technique for removing excess fat from the body. Unlike liposuction, the Smart Lipo laser melts the fat cells leaving the healthy cells intact.
This less invasive technique results in minimal bruising minimal blood loss and minimal recovery time.
Cost and prices
The price of Smartlipo in a private UK clinic is approximately £2000 for one area and £3500 for two areas. If you choose to have Smartlipo abroad the procedure will cost around 40% less.
Risks and complications
As with any surgical procedure, Smartlipo has risks and there can be complications. associated with. There is a small risk of infection, and some patients may experience minor swelling and bruising.
However, compared with most other cosmetic procdures, the risks of Smartlipo are very low. As long as you use a reptable surgeon or pratcioer, you should be fine.
NHS, private or abroad
Smartlipo is not available on the NHS because there is little clinical reason for the procedure.
However, many private clinics in the UK offer the treatment as do many clinics abroad.
Is medical treatment abroad a good idea or is it less safe than in the UK?