About Lipomatic

Lipomatic is a type of liposculpting in which the excess fat will be removed from or transferred to a desired area which will slim and reshape the body. Lipomatic might seem like liposuction but the technology used in lipomatic to break and suction fat is very much different from liposution. For this reason lipomatic results in less tissue damage, uniformity of fat under skin, more fine skin look and more lasting effect.


To achieve a more natural result, lipomatic mostly combines with other procedures such as body lift, breast augmentation or reduction, abdominoplasty or similar plastic surgeries. Men who are interested in lipomatic can also do abdominal etching at the same time.


 Please note that the lipomatic procedure is not a cure for obesity since it only focuses on correcting the contour of the body and not losing weight. If you are looking for a weight-loss method, we recommend you check the bariatric surgeries such as gastric balloon, gastric sleeve, and gastric plication.

time requirements

Minimum stay

1 week

Hospital stay

Not required

Operation duration

2 to 4 hours

Anesthesia type


Back to work

1 week

Post visit

1 trip

Before Lipomatic

  • Stop smoking or drinking alcohol at least 2 weeks before the surgery
  • List your medical history and let your surgeon know if you have allergy to any medicines
  • Decrease your salt intake before and after the surgery
  • Stop taking any herbs or vitamins two weeks before the surgery
  • Do not take ibuprofen or aspirin two weeks before surgery
  • Have a companion to be with you for the first 24 hours

How is Lipomatic performed?

Liposculpture with lipomatic is mostly done under local anesthesia. However, if the procedure is applied on a larger area or if it is combined with other procedures, general anesthesia is recommended.


The procedure is more and less the same as liposuction. Lipomatic uses infrasonic sound, vibration and nutation technology to break fat cells. Cannula tube enters inside the fat tissues and destroy them by rotational movement and vibration. These movements make no damage neither to vessels nor to fat cells. Using such technology making it possible to suction fat cells completely purified with no harm. Fat cells suctioned out by lipomatic are re-usable as filler and can be injected in some other part of the body such as breast, hip, face etc.


Since the technique is different from liposuction, blood loss and scarring of this procedure are minimum. Also, less recovery time is required. Unlike liposuction, no hospitalization is required and the patient is usually discharge right after the procedure.

Anesthesia type


Lipomatic is among the most popular methods of body contouring in Iran which can help to remove the excess fat from the body.

Recovery procedure

Possible discomfort

Pain, swelling and bruising are normal after the lipomatic procedure. But this procedure has shorter healing period. Pain, swelling and bruising are normal after the lipomatic procedure. But this procedure has shorter healing period.

Post procedure care

  • Wear special garment after the surgery for your surgeon recommended duration (It is usually recommended for 2 weeks which is very much less in comparison to liposuction which is recommended for 6 months)
  • Do not use any warm or cold compress on surgical areas.
  • Take bath 24 hours after the procedure
  • Normally it is ok to fly after 48 hours
  • Take care of your daily diet to have foods with no or less oil or salt.
  • Do not do any sport for 2 weeks.
  • Swimming is allowed after 2 weeks. Sunna and hot waters are allowed after 1 months.

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What you need to know

Not recommended for

  • Patient with obesity
  • Heavy smokers
  • Patients with diabetes or high blood pressure
  • Patients with loose or saggy skin

Potential risk

  • Changes in skin color
  • Infection or bleeding
  • Scarring

Cost parameters

  • Type of anesthesia
  • Number of targeted areas
  • Patient’s health condition i.e diabetic
  • Qualification/expertise of the surgeon


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