Where is liposuction commonly performed?

Published On: Aug 15 2013 03:24:48 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 28 2013 04:32:31 PM EDT
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Lipoplasty, more commonly called liposuction, allows plastic surgeons to remove excess fat deposits to improve a patient’s shape, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Liposuction is most commonly performed on the following areas, according to ASPS:

The ASPS says that liposuction should be performed on patients who have fat deposits despite exercising regularly. The ASPS states that liposuction is not a treatment for obesity.