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Cypress, Texas 77433
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Houston, Texas 77056
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Category Archives: Body Contouring

Woman of All Shapes and Sizes both With and Without a FUPA

How to (Finally) Say Goodbye to Your FUPA

Do you struggle with unwanted fat in your pubic area? You’re not alone. The term “FUPA,” or “fat upper pubic area,” made headlines when Beyoncé name-dropped the condition after her pregnancy, but FUPAs have been affecting men and women forever. And while Queen Bey said she was enjoying her FUPA, we don’t all share her …

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Woman Enjoys Results from CoolSculpting at Basu Plastic Surgery

Is Massage Really Necessary After CoolSculpting?

Have you heard about people getting a massage after their CoolSculpting treatment and wondered why? Spoiler: post-CoolSculpting massage isn’t simply a “spa add-on”; it’s actually performed for a very specific reason, and in this post, we’ll explore why massage after CoolSculpting is becoming increasingly popular—and whether or not it can help optimize your results. What …

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Dr Basu Updates Houston patients on the safety of Brazilian Butt Lift BBL surgeries

Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) Safety Update: Report on the Latest Task Force Findings

If you’ve ever considered enhancing your buttocks, you may have heard warnings about the safety of the Brazilian butt lift (BBL), a surgical operation that can add natural-looking shape to the buttocks via a fat transfer procedure. While qualified plastic surgeons have been safely performing butt lifts for a number of years, unscrupulous doctors were …

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How Many CoolSculpting® Treatments Do I Need?

Houston Plastic Surgeon Dr. Basu Answers Your Questions About Non-Surgical Fat Reduction Here at Basu Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery, we meet many patients looking to reduce fat in areas of their body. While liposuction has a long track record of success, we are pleased to also offer CoolSculpting, a fat reduction technique that requires no …

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Can You Get Pregnant After a Tummy Tuck?

A tummy tuck is a surgical procedure that can slim the abdominal area by removing excess skin to give a more tight silhouette. This is a common procedure after extensive weight loss, having children, or for people who feel as though diet and exercise are not toning their midsection the way they would like. Because …

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How Much Fat Can Liposuction Remove?

Liposuction is a very effective procedure that removes stubborn, localized pockets of fat. This procedure is most beneficial for smaller areas of fat that have not responded to diet and exercise changes. One important consideration is that liposuction is not appropriate as a solution for overall weight loss. Liposuction vs Weight Loss When you lose …

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What is a Plus Size Mommy Makeover?

During pregnancy, women’s bodies undergo extensive changes that cannot simply be reversed with diet and exercise. If you are ready for a solution to your post-baby body, a mommy makeover is the customized set of procedures—performed together with one consolidated recovery—that allows you to meet your body goals. Understanding a Plus Size Mommy Makeover While …

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