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Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Lipedema is a fat disorder that can happen to women and men of all body types, which becomes more advanced, larger, and painful as it progresses.

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Lipedema treatment can range greatly from diet and exercise modifications to lymphatic sparing liposuction for the removal of the abnormal tissues.

Recovery Time
6 Weeks

Lipedema of the upper arms can cause the skin to become so large, there is a loss in elasticity and the skin becomes pendulous (a.k.a. "batwings").

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Lymphatic sparing liposuction is a medical treament for the safe removal of fibrous tissues and lipedema fat for patients with Stage I – IV lipedema.

Recovery Time
6 – 8 Weeks

A lymphatic sparing thigh lift for lipedema is a redundant skin and fat removal surgery to improve your mobility and prevent related skin infections.

Recovery Time
Varies

Some TLC patients with lipedema on the abdominal area of their body may qualify for a lymphatic sparing tummy tuck (an excess skin removal procedure).

Recovery Time
Varies

A panniculectomy is the removal of heavy, hanging lower abdominal skin (apron fat), which may alleviate symptoms of lipedema (painful fat syndrome).

Recovery Time
Varies

Large, bulbous fat accumulations on the upper section of the buttock (shelf) disproportionately form from a genetic fat disorder known as lipedema.

Referred to as “lipedema pearls,” nodules are intertwined in other connective tissues and firmly attached to the skin.

*Individual results are not guaranteed and may vary from person to person. Images may contain models.