Bulky calves with little muscle definition can make the lower legs look very stocky. Many women are self-conscious when wearing boots or high heels.
Clearing away some fatty tissue just above the ankle bones can give more definition and clearly separates the ankles form the calves.
It is performed as a day case under local anaesthetic or twilight sedation. You will need to wear compression garment for 4-6 weeks. MLD is imperative to reduce the swelling.
Answer: Generally after 2-3 days.
Answer: Yes they will, regular elevation is helpful.
Answer: Yes we recommend MLD for every Lipoedema patient.