4D Lipo

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4D Lipo Liposuction

4D Lipo, also known as 4D liposculpture, is a leading liposuction method that combines traditional liposuction with innovative body sculpting techniques. This procedure involves the removal of excess fat deposits from specific areas of the body to create a more defined and aesthetically pleasing silhouette. 

What sets 4D Lipo apart is its comprehensive approach, targeting multiple dimensions of the body to achieve a harmonious result. By strategically removing fat in areas such as the abdomen, flanks, back, and thighs, 4D Lipo aims to create a sculpted figure that appears naturally toned and athletic. As a minimally invasive procedure, 4D Lipo offers a safe and effective solution for those seeking fat reduction, better muscle definition, and skin tightening in targeted areas of the body.

At Tehrani Plastic Surgery, we pride ourselves on staying at the forefront of innovation in plastic surgery. Dr. Ali Tehrani, a highly skilled and experienced plastic surgeon, specializes in 4D Lipo and is dedicated to helping patients achieve their desired body contours.

If you’re considering 4D Lipo as a means of achieving your desired body shape, we invite you to schedule a consultation with Dr. Ali Tehrani at our La Jolla or Apple Valley office. During this personalized appointment, Dr. Tehrani will thoroughly evaluate your unique needs and goals, creating a customized treatment plan tailored specifically to you.

To take the first step towards your aesthetic transformation with 4D Lipo, please contact Tehrani Plastic Surgery at (949) 706-7776 or send us a message to learn more and request a consultation.

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Better Definition with 4D Lipo

4D Lipo, also known as VASER 4D Liposuction, is a minimally invasive procedure that combines the power of VASER technology with advanced sculpting techniques. 

Unlike traditional liposuction, which solely focuses on removing excess fat, 4D Lipo takes a comprehensive approach to body contouring, targeting both fat removal and muscle definition.

The procedure begins with the use of VASER ultrasound technology. This state-of-the-art system selectively breaks down unwanted fat cells while preserving surrounding tissues, such as nerves and blood vessels. (1) This precision allows for smoother results and faster recovery times compared to traditional liposuction methods.

Once the targeted fat has been emulsified, the surgeon strategically sculpts the treatment area to create natural-looking contours and enhance muscle definition. By taking into account the patient’s underlying musculature and desired aesthetic goals, they can sculpt a more toned appearance.

What is the Transitioning Phase?

Transitioning in VASER liposuction refers to a crucial step in the surgical technique that helps achieve optimal muscle definition and body contouring. (2) The transitioning process plays a pivotal role in achieving optimal results with VASER liposuction. By strategically targeting specific areas and carefully sculpting the underlying muscles, surgeons can enhance muscle definition and create a more toned and contoured physique. This technique is particularly beneficial for individuals who desire a more athletic appearance or want to address localized fat deposits that are resistant to diet and exercise.

Experts in the field of plastic surgery recognize the importance of transitioning in VASER liposuction to achieve optimal results. They appreciate the precision and artistic skill required to seamlessly blend treated areas, creating a natural-looking contour. Many surgeons consider transitioning an integral part of their VASER liposuction technique, emphasizing its ability to enhance patient satisfaction and overall aesthetic outcomes.

What Areas of the Body Are Suitable for 4D Lipo?

4D Lipo is not limited to a specific area of the body. Whether you desire a chiseled abdomen, a trimmer waist, defined arms, sculpted thighs, or contoured buttocks, this advanced technique can be customized to address your unique needs and goals. It offers a versatile solution for individuals seeking comprehensive body transformation.

Benefits of 4D Liposuction

4D Lipo targets and reduces stubborn fat deposits in the body, helping individuals achieve a more toned and sculpted appearance. 

Highly-Targeted Body Sculpting

One of the key benefits of 4D Lipo is its ability to enhance body contouring by specifically targeting problem areas such as the abdomen, thighs, or arms. By precisely sculpting these areas, 4D Lipo can result in a more harmonious and proportionate physique, boosting self-confidence and improving body image.

Customizable to Your Needs

The treatment is highly customizable, allowing healthcare professionals to tailor it to each patient’s unique needs and goals. This ensures optimal results and patient satisfaction. Not only is 4D Lipo quick and convenient, with treatment sessions typically lasting around 30 minutes to one hour per targeted area, but it also offers long-lasting results when combined with proper maintenance and a healthy lifestyle. Patients are advised to maintain a balanced diet and engage in regular exercise to maximize the benefits.

Expedited Recovery

Compared to more invasive surgical procedures, 4D Lipo has minimal side effects. Patients may experience temporary redness, swelling, or bruising in the treated area, but these usually subside within a few days. Furthermore, 4D Lipo is non-destructive to surrounding tissues, selectively targeting fat cells without damaging the surrounding muscles or tissues, ensuring a safe and effective treatment experience.

If you are seeking a minimally invasive solution to stubborn fat deposits and desire a more sculpted and defined physique, 4D Lipo may be the ideal choice for you. Contact Tehrani Plastic Surgery, located in La Jolla and Apple Valley, at (949) 706-7776 to schedule a consultation and find out if 4D Lipo is the right treatment option for your aesthetic goals.

Candidates for 4D Lipo

The ideal candidates for 4D Lipo are individuals who have struggled with stubborn fat deposits that are resistant to diet and exercise who are looking to further enhance muscle definition. Whether it’s excess fat in the abdomen, thighs, arms, or other areas of the body, 4D Lipo can target and eliminate these problem areas with precision and efficiency.

It’s important to note that while 4D Lipo is highly effective, it is not a substitute for healthy lifestyle habits. Candidates should maintain a stable weight and commit to a balanced diet and regular exercise routine to maximize and maintain their results.

During a consultation at Tehrani Plastic Surgery, Dr. Tehrani will conduct a thorough evaluation of your unique needs and goals. He will discuss the benefits and limitations of 4D Lipo and determine if you are an ideal candidate for this transformative procedure.

Personal Consultation

During your one-on-one consultation, Dr. Tehrani will explain the entire process of 4D Lipo, including its benefits, potential risks, and expected recovery period. He will take the time to answer all of your questions and address any concerns you may have, ensuring that you are fully informed and comfortable with your decision.

At Tehrani Plastic Surgery, we believe in the power of individualized care. Dr. Tehrani will create a tailored treatment plan designed specifically for you, taking into account your unique needs and desired outcomes. Whether you are seeking body contouring, facial rejuvenation, or both, our personalized approach ensures that you receive the highest level of care and achieve results that exceed your expectations.

To schedule your personal consultation with Dr. Ali Tehrani at Tehrani Plastic Surgery in La Jolla or Apple Valley, please call us at (949) 706-7776. We understand that not everyone can make it to our physical location, which is why we also offer virtual consultations. Simply follow the prompts, and one of our knowledgeable staff members will be in touch to assist you.

Embark on your journey towards a transformed appearance and enhanced self-confidence – book your personal consultation today. Dr. Tehrani and his team are committed to providing you with the utmost care and expertise throughout your entire plastic surgery experience.

Corresponding & Complementary Procedures 


SlimLipo is an advanced and innovative technology in the field of body contouring and cosmetic surgery. It is a minimally invasive procedure that utilizes laser energy to target and remove localized fat deposits while simultaneously improving skin tightening. With SlimLipo, patients can achieve enhanced body sculpting and a beautiful, natural-looking silhouette.


Emsculpt utilizes high-intensity focused electromagnetic (HIFEM) energy to induce powerful muscle contractions. These contractions go beyond what can be achieved through regular exercise, resulting in targeted muscle stimulation and enhanced muscle definition. The electromagnetic energy penetrates deep into the muscles, causing them to contract at a rapid rate. This process not only strengthens and tones the muscles but also leads to increased muscle mass.


BodyTite is a leading aesthetic treatment that combines radiofrequency-assisted liposuction with skin-tightening capabilities. This minimally invasive procedure offers an effective alternative to traditional surgical methods, providing patients with impressive body contouring results without the need for extensive incisions or prolonged downtime. This innovative technique can be used on various areas of the body, including the abdomen, arms, thighs, buttocks, and love handles, among others.

How Much is 4D Lipo in La Jolla?

The cost of a 4D Lipo procedure will vary depending on several factors specific to each patient. During your personalized consultation with Dr. Tehrani, he will carefully assess your unique needs and goals to develop a treatment plan tailored specifically for you. The techniques used, the extent of the procedure, and any additional services required will all contribute to determining the overall cost.

We encourage you to reach out to our office at (949) 706-7776 to schedule a consultation with Dr. Tehrani and discuss your 4D Lipo procedure further.


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