Large calves due to fatty tissue is something liposuction can assist with. High density fat deposits in this area can be shaped away using the latest and most precise Vaser Liposuction procedure.
Calf Liposuction: What to expect?
Vaser Liposuction to the calves is a performed under mild sedation with local anaesthesia and uses ultrasound energy to deliver precise results, by melting fat cells and promoting skin tightening. During the procedure, a small ultrasound probe called a cannula is passed under the skin via a small incision to dissolve the fatty tissue layer before unwanted fat is suctioned away. Immediately after surgery, your lower legs will be fitted into compression garments to reduce swelling and assist in aftercare.
Calf Liposuction: What are the costs?
Complete and personalised quotes for either of the cosmetic treatment options used in the calves, are always provided during the initial consultations at Cosmos Aesthetics. The price for the initial consultations start from $200, depending on the medical team member your appointment is booked with, and the clinic location.
Liposuction procedure costs and patient suitability to undergo calf liposuction will vary widely depending on multiple factors, including but not limited to:
Having realistic expectations about the achievable results from having a liposuction procedure.
The complexity of the specific areas being considered for treatment.
Understanding the recovery time before results become visible after liposuction surgery.
The potential risks, side effects and complications from an invasive procedure using liposuction.
As a guide, prices for Muscle Relaxant Injections to the Calves starts from an average cost of $2,200. Pricing to undergo Vaser Liposuction surgery to the Calves, starts from a minimum base price of $5,500 for the first area. These costs are not a personalised treatment quote and any prices listed are to be used for guidance only.
Undergoing the initial consultations with our doctors and medical team members will provide you with an exact price and recommended procedure options best suited for your individual needs.
Regardless of the clinic location, a GP referral, attending a minimum two initial consultations with our doctors, and waiting a mandatory minimum seven day cooling off period, are all required prior to deciding to book for any surgical procedure at Cosmos Aesthetics.
Calf Liposuction: When can I expect to see results?
You should see results approximately 6 months after liposuction surgery. During this recovery time, due to the calf area being so far away from the heart, swelling can occur.
Calf Liposuction: What else do I need to know?
Calf liposuction is a cosmetic treatment used on the calves to try and help achieve a more refined shape. As with any cosmetic procedure, it is essential that you do your research and choose a fully accredited clinic like Cosmos Aesthetics with qualified doctors who have years of experience in calf liposuction. To maintain your results, you will need to follow a healthy diet with regular exercise.
Many women suffer from large muscular lower legs due to genetics, exercise or sports. Muscle Relaxant Injections can be one way to try and create a slimmer appearance for the calf. They can also be used therapeutically to assist with reducing tight calf muscles caused by exercise and reduction in pain from wearing high heels. These injections are widely used in Asian countries bulky, muscular calves are a common genetic predisposition. Muscle Relaxant Injections can be injected into the large muscles that make up the calves to help reduce muscle bulk. The result is a more streamlined and slimmer leg.
Muscle Relaxant Injections for Calf Reduction: What to expect
Treating this condition is usually quite straight forward with a series of Muscle Relaxant Injections. The procedure is a walk in – walk out treatment and takes approximately 30 to 40 minutes to complete. You may experience some temporary soreness or bruising in the area. Very fine needles are used and hurt no more than a routine blood test. Most patients tolerate the treatment very well.
Muscle Relaxant Injections for Calf Reduction: When can I expect to see results?
In most cases, results will take 2 to 3 weeks to fully take effect. Following the procedure, we recommend not performing any physical exercise for the remainder of the day.
Muscle Relaxant Injections for Calf Reduction: How long does the treatment last?
Reduction in size and/or pain can often last between 8 to 12 months in most cases.
Muscle Relaxant Injections for Calf Reduction: Are there any risks with this cosmetic treatment?
Muscle Relaxant Injections have a multitude of uses all over the body. As further research and development is being put into this wonder drug, its therapeutic uses are constantly growing. Muscle Relaxant Injections should be administered only by a trained professional who has had experience in injecting into the calf muscles. For more information on Muscle Relaxant Injections, read here.
How do I know which treatment option is best for me?
It is important to determine what type of results you are looking for and to have realistic expectations. Whether the calf is caused by muscle bulk excess fat will also determine which treatment option will deliver you the best possible results.
Leg liposuction can also be performed on other areas, including inner thigh and outer thigh liposuction, knee liposuction, and even ankle liposuction.
Contact us today to book your initial consultations and discuss with the doctor which treatment option will best suit your needs.
*Results may vary from patient to patient. **All photos are of patients from Cosmos Aesthetics, and all ‘after’ images are taken 6 weeks or later post-procedure.