Frequently Asked Questions - Body

FAQs - Body
  • Scabbing is possible after blistering.  It is extremely important NOT to pick scabs off the skin, as they are protecting the underlying skin while it heals itself.  If you pick a scab off, the healing process will stop and you could be left with little pock marks.
TAGS: Body, Face, Skin
  • If any signs of redness and swelling are still present after 48 hours of treatment, please contact the IPL operator for further advice.  If your IPL operator cannot be contacted, a doctor, pharmacist or naturopath should be able to give you appropriate advice.  In the mean time, treat as sun burn.

Blanching or hyper-pigmentation will only occur if strict guidelines regarding settings for the different skin types and colours have not been adhered to; OR if the client has not disclosed all contra-indications, medications. or the full extent of their sun or UV exposure during the month prior to treatment.  Usually blanching or hyper-pigmented scars will heal and fade over weeks or months, but in extreme cases, especially on darker skins, they could be permanent.

No, ultrasound cavitation is a painless treatment. The patient will hear a light vibration "ringing" during the process. Treatments are quite relaxing and are similar to getting a warm message.

Yes, it is safe and effective. It is a nonsurgical procedure without anaesthesia. It is noninvasive and there is no downtime after the treatment. You can go right back to your regular routine.

The treatment yields immediate and long lasting results. Most clients experience a loss of 1/2 or more after a single session with increasing results after each visit. Proper diet and increased physical activity will improve your results and help to maintain the loss of inches.

Results may vary with different tissue structure, treatment area, age, metabolism, medications, and changes in hormones.

 

The body moves the liquefied fat through your lymphatic system and it get eliminated as waste. Your body eliminates the fat of a single session in approximately 3 days, so we recommend an interval of at least 72 hours between each session.

 

Non-Invasive Liposuction can be considered as a treatment alternative to surgical liposuction. Both treatments are designed to reduce fatty tissues. However, Liposuction is 'invasive' while our treatments are non-invasive.

No. Our procedures removes layers of fat a little at a time. If you gain weight you will gain it proportionally and you will not look unbalanced. Whereas liposuction procedures remove all of the fat from an area and may cause you to look unproportional if you gain weight.

Yes, ultrasound cavitation generally works well on cellulite by focussing the ‘cavitation effect’ on the superficial fat tissue. Best results are obtained when the ultrasound is applied in conjunction with the ‘radio frequency’ (RF) treatment which helps to tighten and tone the skin. Cellulite is the appearance of dimpled skin.

 

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