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CLATUU Treats 4 Major Areas of Stubborn Fat

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We all have a few areas on our abdomen, the inside of our thighs and under our arms that could use some toning. Watching what you eat and long hours of exercise just can’t seem to get rid of these stubborn areas of fat, no matter how hard we try. Our clients at Pure Aesthetics know that we always offer the trending cosmetic solutions for these sensitive body issues, which is why we now offer the latest fat blasting treatment that is taking the cosmetic industry by storm—CLATUU. When it ...
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Surgery After Massive Weight Loss

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Massive weight loss is a huge accomplishment for men and women around the world. However, after all the extra weight is lost and a new lifestyle has begun, excess skin is left in its place. At Pure Aesthetics, we want to congratulate every one of you out there that have shed sweat, tears and time to get healthy and live well. Your healthy heart is worth it, we promise! The extra skin is unpleasant and isn’t much of a reward for the amount of work you’ve put into the new ...
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Top Plastics and Cosmetic Procedures in Sydney and Macquarie

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As one of the founders of Macquarie University’s Department of Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery, Pure Aesthetics surgeon Dr Merten provides a wealth of state-of- the-art plastic and cosmetic procedures to patients spanning Sydney City and works directly with Macquarie Hospital. Dr Merten and our team of world class surgeons are at the height of plastics providing everything from face, body, and breasts to post-pregnancy and gynecomastia surgery. Our patients come to us with specific needs for their ever-changing bodies and we provide them with top notch surgeries and non-invasive topical ...
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Tummy Tuck FAQs

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Can a Tummy Tuck Make My Stomach Flatter and More Attractive? According to Sydney Plastic Surgeon Dr Steve Merten a tummy tuck, also called abdominoplasty, is one of the most common types of plastic surgery performed in Australia. Many plastic surgeons offer this procedure, and the plastic surgery reviews are full of comments and ratings for tummy tuck plastic surgery. You may want a tummy tuck because you have had children in the past and you now have a pouch that exercise and dieting will not eliminate. You could have ...
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Liposuction or Tummy Tuck: How Do I Know Which Is More Appropriate?

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Many of us have areas of excess fat that accumulate in spite of proper diet and exercise. While there are many body procedures designed to achieve a slimmer, more toned figure, each surgery provides unique benefits for our patients. Liposuction is one of the most popular procedures we perform at Pure Aesthetics. Our plastic surgeons can use this procedure to permanently eliminate excess fat from nearly any area of the body, including the abdomen, love handles, inner and outer thighs, or buttocks. For the best results, liposuction patients will already ...
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What is the Difference Between a Tummy Tuck and a Mini Tummy Tuck?

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For many of our patients at Pure Aesthetics, the abdominal region is a common area of concern – even for those who maintain a healthy diet and exercise regularly. Isolated pockets of fat are often resistant to these traditional forms of weight loss. To achieve a more sculpted figure, a tummy tuck and a mini tummy tuck are two of our most popular solutions. A traditional tummy tuck (known as a full abdominoplasty) is designed to tighten the abdomen from the pubic bone to the beast bone. For patients with ...
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What Factors into the Cost of a Mummy Makeover?

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Deciding to undergo a plastic surgery procedure like the mummy makeover can be a difficult decision. A major concern that many individuals have while making this decision is if they can afford the procedure in the first place. If you are considering a mummy makeover, it can help to understand what factors influence the total cost to determine if the procedure is right for you. Since mummy makeovers are highly customisable – combining procedures such as breast augmentation, breast lift, tummy tuck, and liposuction – the amount you can expect ...
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How Long Is Recovery After a Mummy Makeover?

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Being a mother requires a lot of sacrifices, but your confidence shouldn’t be one of them! Many women have regained their pre-baby bodies with the help of a mummy makeover. Our team at Pure Aesthetics is pleased to offer such a deserving group of women the chance to correct the unwanted changes that often result from pregnancy and breastfeeding. A major concern that many of these women have, however, is how long it will take to get back to normal after the procedure. Since a mummy makeover can involve different ...
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What Preoperative Tests Should I Get Before a Mummy Makeover?

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Motherhood can be one of the most rewarding jobs, but there’s no doubt pregnancy can cause physical changes that aren’t as desirable. For those wishing to restore their pre-baby bodies, our team is proud to offer the mummy makeover procedure, which combines different surgeries to address the specific concerns of each individual. Although we strive to help you achieve your cosmetic goals, safety is our number one priority. Prior to your procedure, you will need to undergo a few medical tests to ensure you are eligible for the mummy makeover. ...
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Dr. Merten Featured in Body Contouring Article

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Loosing a dramatic amount of weight is quite the accomplishment, but for many people this is not the end of their journey. Regardless of how the weight was lost, excessive amounts of skin can still lead to self-consciousness and health problems. Fortunately, body contouring procedures are available to help eliminate extra skin. Read the article below, published in The Sunday Morning Herald, for a first hand view of how people used these procedures to help complete their life changing transformation and what Dr. Merten has to say about the process....
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