How much weight can you lose with Laser Liposuction?
How much weight can you lose with Laser Liposuction?
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Replied on 8/28/2010
Replied on 8/20/2010
By: Rejuve | John Tang, M.D.
With laser liposuction you only lose a few pounds. The goal with laser liposuction is lose inches. Losing several inches is very possible. However, if you want to lose more inches or lose weight than the laser liposuction is not the procedure. For patients wanted to lose more than 10 lbs, you should consider the HCG weight loss program.
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