Unlike other contour treatments, laser lipo sessions do not leave any scars. It can be done in your doctor’s office. The procedure usually only takes about an hour. The recovery time is also minimal. You may see results after just one session, but most patients need to have 6-8 treatments.
The treatment can target areas of your body that you may not be able to reach with regular exercise and dieting. It works on the abdomen, arms, back, and thighs. You will be able to see a change in your skin within weeks.
The number of laser lipo sessions you need will depend on the area that you want to treat. It can help you break plateaus and reduce stubborn fatty areas. It can also be used to eliminate saddlebags and tummy bulges. You can get a free consultation with your physician to learn more.
The best candidates for laser lipo are healthy individuals who are close to their ideal weight. However, it is not advisable for pregnant women, people with autoimmune disorders, or those who have active cancer. The procedure should also be avoided by people with large metal implants near the treatment area.
Laser lipo is a safe, non-invasive method of fat removal. It is not recommended for people with diabetes, heart disease, or pacemakers.
You can expect to experience some soreness after the procedure. You will also need to rest for a few days. Some patients experience burning under the skin.