About Laser Lipolysis
What is Laser Lipolysis?
Get rid of stubborn and unwanted fat with Laser lipolysis
For those who wish to get rid of excess fat around thighs, abdomen, forearms, buttocks, and other parts of the body, laser lipolysis is worth considering. The procedure is quick, painless, and safe way to get thinner and slimmer body without the hassle of surgery.
Laser lipolysis is a minimally invasive procedure that uses heat to melt away the body fat. Unlike traditional liposuction procedure that makes use of vacuum suction to remove excess fat from the body, laser lipolysis uses laser to rapidly dissolve the fat in target areas. Laser beams enter the subcutaneous tissue in the skin and melt the fat, without damaging the surrounding tissues though. As well as breaking the fat deposits in the skin, laser lipolysis helps stimulate the production of new collagen, resulting in tighter and better looking skin.
Laser lipolysis is ideal for various areas of the body that accumulate fat, such as inner thighs, buttocks, forearms, knees, and abdomen. It can also be used to sensitive areas like lower eyelids for improving the appearance of the eyes and making one look younger and attractive.
The procedure is easy and very quick. It doesn’t require hospitalisation. Patients are able to return to their normal activities the same day. However, patients are given local anaesthesia before the treatment.
Who is the best candidate?
Anyone who has stubborn and unwanted fat areas in one’s body can go for laser lipolysis. The person must have healthy body weight and should have realistic expectations in order to enjoy the benefits of laser lipolysis. People who are overweight or those who are obese are not considered ideal candidates for this treatment. Pregnant women are also not considered ideal for laser lipolysis. In order to find out whether you are an ideal candidate for laser lipolysis or not, you would need to take an appointment with your doctor or surgeon who specialises in laser lipolysis.
All procedures have some risk and laser lipolysis is not an exception. Some of the risks and side-effects that are commonly associated with laser lipolysis are: Infection Bleeding Scarring Nerve damage Blood clots Adverse reaction to anaesthesia Skin discolouration Contour irregularity Development of fluid under the skin The above side-effects and risks can be reduced in the hands of an experienced and qualified surgeon.
What is the Cost?
The cost of laser lipolysis depends on the area that is being treated. When two or more areas are being treated simultaneously, the cost of the treatment increases. Further, your location and the experience of the surgeon can also influence the cost of laser lipolysis. In order to get the exact cost, you must talk to your surgeon.