Smartlipo is a medical device designed exclusively to perform laser-assisted lipolysis (laser liposuction). A very thin tube containing the Smartlipo laser fiber is inserted in targeted fatty areas through a small incision. Thermal energy is delivered through the laser fiber directly to fat cells, disrupting the fatty tissue for easy removal. Gentle suction removes the melted fat and, at the same time, tissue around the area tightens through coagulation, contributing to a smoother shape overall.
Smartlipo has been shown to involve less pain, less bruising and swelling, and provides a faster recovery time than traditional liposuction. Eight years of studies have shown that Smartlipo:
According to American Health and Beauty, Smartlipo laser-assisted liposuction was the most popular requested cosmetic procedure in 2008 and 2009. Treatment areas include:
Smartlipo trims triceps and downsizes “saddlebags” by removing excess fat permanently. Results are visible in a week! The benefits of Smartlipo for arms and legs include:
Smartlipo gives health-conscious people a new choice after diet and exercise fail to bring the desired results. As the first laser lipolysis procedure to be cleared by the US Government, Smartlipo has led the way to less invasive and safer body-shaping treatments. What diet and exercise cannot change, Smartlipo can!
Smartlipo has proven most effective at tightening the tissues on cheeks, jowls and neck. The treatment is performed while you are awake using very small incisions, about the size of the tip of a pen. Benefits include:
Smartlipo is perfectly suited to treat delicate skin on the neck. The benefits of Smartlipo for the neck include:
On average, procedures will take 1.5-2 hours, being dependent on the number of areas to be treated and the size of the areas. Because the area is anesthetized, there is minimal discomfort during the procedure and you may feel a light pressure. You will experience some aches, much like after a physical workout.
For most patients, results are achieved in just one Smartlipo treatment. Results are visible within a week, with continued improvement over 3-6 weeks. Although Smartlipo permanently destroys fat cells in the treated area, it is important to maintain a healthy diet and exercise regimen to enjoy long-lasting results.
The best candidates for Smartlipo are women and men who are not significantly overweight but have accumulated fat deposits. Candidates should:
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