Losing weight is a huge accomplishment that anyone can be proud of. We’ve talked before about how body contouring like CoolSculpting can help you lose fat in unwanted areas that you can’t get rid of with exercise alone. But once you’ve lost weight, when is the right time to get body contouring? In this article, we are going to talk about when you should consider body contouring when after you’ve lost a lot of weight. Here are some of the important factors to consider before moving forward with body contouring.

Your Overall Health

First of all, it’s important to make sure you are in good overall health before proceeding with body contouring. If you are just starting a new diet plan, or you’ve just had weight loss surgery, you should wait and allow you body to adjust to these new changes before doing body contouring.

Your Ability to Maintain Stable Weight

Another important factor is your ability to maintain a stable weight. You want to make sure you are able to sustain your weight before getting body contouring. If you immediately start putting on weight again after the procedure, the effects of body contouring will be significantly diminished.

Your Provider

Finally, it’s essential that make sure your healthcare provider is board-certified. This ensures that you are in capable hands.

Riverview Facial Plastic Surgery

At Riverview Facial Plastic & Total Body Aesthetic, our team of cosmetic professionals offer a wide range of treatment options to help you achieve your goals. From facial plastic surgery, to non-surgical options like facial fillers and Botox, we have the tools you need to accomplish your aesthetic goals. Dr. Daniel Schneider is a board-certified facial plastic surgeon with years of experience treating patients throughout the Twin Cities area. Contact us today at our St. Paul cosmetic clinic to set up your appointment.