Male Chest

  • Gynecomastia can commonly be caused by hormonal imbalance as well as other factors including age, medications, weight gain, and health conditions.
  • Diet, exercise, and weight management may not always be enough to reduce the appearance of an enlarged male chest.
  • Vaser liposuction is a surgical procedure option to reduce excess fat and breast tissue in men.
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What Is Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia, commonly referred to as “man boobs”, is a condition where men develop excess breast tissue, giving the chest a swollen, more pronounced appearance. It’s not just about carrying a bit of extra weight; gynecomastia involves actual breast tissue growth, not just fat. This condition can affect one or both breasts and isn’t necessarily linked to overall body weight.

What Causes Enlarged Male Breasts?

Gynecomastia usually results from hormonal imbalances. It’s common for oestrogen (the female hormone that men also have) levels to rise or testosterone levels to fall, leading to breast tissue growth. Factors like aging, certain medications, drugs, and health conditions can also play a role. Sometimes, it’s simply a genetic card you’ve been dealt.

How To Reduce Chest Size

Lifestyle changes, like regular exercise and a healthy diet, can help manage body weight and may reduce the appearance of man boobs. But in many cases, these steps might not be enough to tackle gynecomastia, especially if it’s due to hormonal imbalances or genetic factors. That’s where Vaser liposuction comes in. It’s a more direct approach to reducing excess breast tissue.

About Male Chest Liposuction

Gynecomastia surgery is a cosmetic procedure aimed at reducing excess breast tissue in men. This method uses ultrasound technology to break down fat, making it easier to remove. It’s less invasive than traditional liposuction and often leads to a quicker recovery. You can also pair gynecomastia surgery with other procedures such as arm fat liposuction and abdomen and waist liposuction for more defined and dramatic results.

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Man Boobs Liposuction FAQs

How long does it take to get rid of man boobs?
The time it takes to get rid of man boobs varies depending on the method used. With lifestyle changes like diet and exercise, it can take several months to see a noticeable reduction, especially if the gynecomastia is predominantly fatty tissue. For quicker results, Vaser liposuction offers a more immediate solution, with recovery times typically ranging from a few days to a couple of weeks. However, the full effect of the surgery and the final shape may not be completely apparent until a few months post-procedure.
Can exercise eliminate gynecomastia?
While exercise is great for overall fitness, it might not fully resolve gynecomastia, especially if it's due to hormonal issues. Exercise can reduce body fat, which may help in some cases, but it's not a surefire solution for everyone.
Is man boobs liposuction safe?
Like any surgical procedure, liposuction for gynecomastia carries certain risks, but generally, it's considered safe. It's crucial to have this procedure done by a qualified and experienced professional. They'll discuss potential risks like infection, swelling, and changes in skin sensation. The safety of the procedure also depends on your overall health and medical history.
Am I a good candidate for this procedure?
If you're struggling with gynecomastia and haven't seen results from lifestyle changes, you could be a candidate for Vaser Liposuction. It's best to consult with a professional who can assess your situation and give personalised advice.
Is man boobs Vaser liposuction suitable for obese individuals?
Vaser Liposuction isn't a fix for obesity and it's not considered a weight loss surgery. But for those needing to remove a large amount of fat, Mega Liposuction might be an option to consider.
How to get rid of man Boobs without surgery?
If surgery isn't what you're looking for, we've got non-surgical methods too, like CoolSculpting. This treatment is designed to target specific areas of your body and is a non-invasive alternative to surgery.
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Our highly skilled medical team consists of plastic surgeons, FRACS surgeons, and liposuction doctors. It's your choice who you decide you want to operate on you.

Want to learn more about a treatment at Levant? Reach out for a consultation today on 1300 323 772.

You can also learn more at https://www.levantcs.com.au/

Results, recovery & potential complications will vary for each individual patient. Read more here https://www.levantcs.com.au/risks-and-recovery/

Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from a qualified health practitioner.
Photos & videos featured are not a guarantee that your results will be the same & do not guarantee a particular surgical outcome.
Content on our Instagram page is published with the consent of our patients.
The content featured is general in nature and does not constitute medical advice.
Images taken immediately post-operatively may not reflect final results.

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Results, recovery & potential complications will vary for each individual patient. Read more here https://www.levantcs.com.au/risks-and-recovery/

Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from a qualified health practitioner.
Photos & videos featured are not a guarantee that your results will be the same & do not guarantee a particular surgical outcome.
Content on our Instagram page is published with the consent of our patients.
The content featured is general in nature and does not constitute medical advice.
Images taken immediately post-operatively may not reflect final results.

Treatment performed by Dr Mitchell Kim AHPRA MED0001187435, Dr Karen Gebusion AHPRA MED0001264960 Registered Medical Practitioners. General Registrations.

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