Love Handles Liposuction

While they go by many names such as "love handles" or ‘’muffin top’’, this area of stubborn fat can be difficult to tone. Love handles liposuction from the experts at Me Clinic solves this issue by reducing bulges and slimming the body.

This is a commonly requested procedure as the love handle area can be particularly resistant to exercise and diet. Love handle liposuction has proven to be effective via a safe procedure that will help boost your confidence and comfort. Liposuction is a way to achieve a more desirable shape, and our expert team will be able to determine which is best for you

Find Out More

Download Booklet
Download Booklet

What are the benefits of love handles liposuction?

This minimally invasive procedure offers the primary benefits of allowing you to return to your normal routine quickly, along with a more desirable body shape. Targeting the stubborn fat on the back with love handles liposuction offers the following benefits:

  • Only a small incision site is required, needing less recovery time
  • A minimal chance of scarring
  • Can be done under a local or general anaesthetic
  • Increased skin tightening as collagen is stimulated during the process
  • A slimmer figure that fits into clothing in a more comfortable way

Patient in her thirties was not happy with the appearance of her hips, abdomen, inner and outer thighs. She did not like her "Rubinesque" shape.


Liposuction was performed to this area to dramatically improve the shape and appearance. The after photograph is taken only a short while after the procedure and some minor bruising is evident as is her wonderful new figure.

The love handles are difficult to target with exercise and diet, Me Clinic offers a solution with small amounts of downtime.

What is involved with love handle liposuction procedure?

It is easy for our expert surgeons to use this method to help patients sculpt and tone their body and permanently remove any love handle bulges. We use a local or general anaesthetic, injected into the area and make small incisions through which a cannula removes the fatty tissue.

The recovery process is quick and while you may experience some swelling or bruising, this will rectify itself within two to six weeks.

Is this procedure right for me?

If you are constantly bothered by pockets of fat above your hip line you may be suitable for love handles liposuction. The Cosmetic Surgeons at Me Clinic bring over 35 years of experience to this procedure and they are well-positioned to determine if it is right for you.

You are particularly well-suited if you have no prior health conditions and you keep realistic expectations in mind for your possible results. A consultation with our expert will be used to determine whether or not this procedure will help you achieve your goals. We will assess your current state and suggest the most suitable surgical path for you moving forward.


This 39 year old male had lost a total of 45kgs by exercise and healthy eating. He was having trouble with stubborn fatty areas that were not responding to exercise.


He underwent Liposuction to his Abdomen, Upper Hips and Chest. He was very pleased with his new body shape and physique after his procedure.

This minimally invasive procedure offers the primary benefits of allowing you to return to your normal routine quickly, along with a more desirable body shape.

What does love handle liposuction cost?

The cost of this procedure will depend on your unique needs and goals. There are significant variances in the time and work required to ensure each patient reaches the look they are aiming for, for this reason, each quote is very different. A consultation is required to determine the specific cost of your procedure.

During this appointment, a surgeon from Me Clinic will examine your needs and provide a customised, no-obligation quote along with all of the answers to your questions and relevant information about the procedure. When you have all of this, you will be best-positioned to make your decision as to whether or not love handles liposuction is right for you.

Why should you consider Me Clinic for a liposuction procedure?

When you undergo a liposuction treatment at Me Clinic, you know you are working with dedicated professionals with over 35+ years of experience, providing many successful liposuctions to patients in the past. They not only work hard to find the right solution for you but take the time and care needed to ensure it is a success.

With a strong focus on our patient's needs, a positive outcome and significant lifestyle change are assured. The patients at Me Clinic place a great deal of trust in the team, which is not a responsibility that we take lightly. Only the highest level of care is accepted, and Me Clinic has the experience and skills required to ensure your safety.

Frequently Asked Questions

What timeframe should I expect for recovery, and how long do results last?

You will be able to return to a desk job within two to three days with only slight swelling or inflammation to worry about.

The fat cells removed during this procedure are gone for good. If you maintain a healthy lifestyle, your results can last for a very long time.

Will I have any scarring in the area?

There will always be a level of scarring with any procedure that requires an incision; however, they are minor for love handles liposuction and the scars will likely fade over time.

What complications should I consider with liposuction?

This procedure has shown to be a safe form of fat removal with the most significant risk occurring when too much fat is taken from the body. The experienced team at Me Clinic negate this risk, and they are well-experienced in the safe practices of liposuction and perform this treatment regularly.

Our experienced cosmetic surgeons will explain any other levels of risk during your consultation.

Surgical Warning: Before proceeding with any surgical procedure, patients should seek a second opinion from qualified healthcare practitioners.
The information on the website is for general guidance only and cannot be used as a basis to make a surgical decision, an initial consultation with our surgeon is required to help patients make an informed decision before proceeding with any surgical procedure.
Back to Liposuction Melbourne (Fat Cell Removal)  

Online Consultation?

Register Here


Contact Us

* Required fields

Love Handles Liposuction Patient Stories

Download Booklets

Download Booklet
Download Booklet


  • Lisa Gilbert - A Current Affair Part 1
    Part 1 | Lisa Gilbert
    A Current Affair
  • Lisa Gilbert - A Current Affair Part 1
    Part 2 | Lisa Gilbert
    A Current Affair


as seen on

Channel 7 Channel 9 Channel 10 abc

Other Liposuction Melbourne (Fat Cell Removal) procedures

Case Studies Patient Stories Download Booklets Videos
Contact Us

need to contact the me clinic? choose from any of the options below:

online consultationwant more information?
Online Consultation

A personalised one on one video or phone consultation with one of our experienced surgeons or cosmetic physicians.

sign up for our newsletter

Welcome to Me Clinic

Please leave a message and we'll get back to you.