Westport, CT area men and women who spend hours at the gym each week trying to get six pack abs may find that additional fat that has accumulated in the area makes it impossible to see the results of one’s hard work. This is why Dr. Ellen Mahony will recommend elective procedures such as abdominal etching.
What is abdominal etching?
Imagine being able to see the definition of your abs underneath the excess fat in the stomach area. This is possible with abdominal etching. Using a specialized technique that removes unwtned fat and helps make this hard work recognizable. Even men and women who do not have six pack abs underneath this fat can still undergo abdominal etching to give the appearance that they do. This cosmetic procedure is done using a method of liposuction that creates the simulation of larger muscles in the abdominal area. For men and women who actually have six pack abs underneath their stomach fat, this procedure will make it more apparent.
What is done during abdominal etching?
First, Dr. Ellen Mahony will evaluate a patient during their initial consultation visit to determine if they are a good candidate. The procedure does not work well on overweight patients and does best on those who are within their ideal body weight, live active and healthy lifestyles, and are in good overall health and wellness. The procedure is done to remove fat through hi-definition liposuction to create the appearance of six pack abs or help define abdominal muscles that are present underneath this fat. It is important that the doctor understand the anatomy of the abdominal muscles to achieve natural-looking results. Amplifying the shape of the fat to look like muscles will be done in a way to ensure it simulates the appearance patients desire.
Are you ready to learn more about abdominal etching?
Call the facility of Dr. Ellen Mahony in Westport, CT to discuss your options. Our team is here to help determine if you are a candidate for this or other elective procedures available in our practice. Call (203) 221-0102 to book an appointment with our staff, conveniently located at 131 Kings Highway North.