With growing popularity of Body Contouring Treatment procedures among the general public, few experts are skeptical about the possible risks involved with the procedure. Among major problems cited, the most common are bleeding and wounds. There are also chances for excessive fluid accumulation in case of surgical body contouring. If not performed properly, body contouring techniques are known to leave behind residual skin laxity. The other side effects of contouring are skin loss, blood clots, wound infections and numbness. In order to remain in the safe zone, it is always advisable to hold a detailed discussion with your surgeon before the actual procedure.