Obesity is a considerable problem around the world. Some countries, such as the United States, have even more obese people than ever before. The reason for this is a combination of poor diet choices, and a lack of exercise. With technology being as advanced as it is today, there are many people who sit behind desks all day working on computers, therefore contributing significantly to the obesity epidemic.
However, for people who only have a few extra pounds to lose, there are various cosmetic procedures that are available, such as Smart Lipo. In order to understand how Smart Lipo works, it is important to have a basic understanding of how fat accumulates.
People who eat foods that are high in fat end up allowing the fat molecules that do not end up being digested to migrate to other areas of the body. Some people have a genetic predisposition as to where they store fat. However, for both men and women, a common fat storing area is the torso. Once the fat is stored inthese areas, it can be very hard to get rid of.
Smart Lipo is a procedure that involves injecting the fat layer with a special solution that liquefies the fat. Once the fat has been liquefied in that area, the fat will never again be able to accumulate there. People who are significantly overweight will not be considered good candidates for Smart Lipo. Rather, it will be suggested that the prospective patient take a year to eat healthy and exercise.