Paradoxical adipose hyperplasia happens. Here’s what to do when it happens to your cryolipolosis patients.
Patients who are not candidates for liposuction or excisional body sculpting procedures have fallen into a treatment gap — until now.
Cutera’s latest technology, truSculpt iD claims speed, comfort and full abdominal sculpting in 15 minutes.
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If you’re providing body contouring services to patients, chances are you’re doing it differently than you were a decade ago, according to a presentatin by Dr. Mathew Avram from the 2018 AAD Summer Meeting.
Facial rejuvenation and body shaping make up the two main categories of today’s medical aesthetic market. In the case of body contouring, the risk of postoperative morbidity, recovery and downtime, has led to a decrease in the amount of surgical liposuction procedures being performed, and an increase in the demand for non-invasive solutions.
Delivering pulsed, focused ultrasound to cause fat cell destruction for long-lasting visible circumference reduction, non-thermal UltraShape Power from Syneron-Candela (Irvine, California, U.S.) is the only device of its kind that can be adjusted to treat all over the body, without pain or downtime. Together with the complementary non-invasive shaping and tightening of VelaShape III, physicians have a powerful armamentarium to achieve exceptional non-invasive body shaping results.
Researchers report that season is the strongest risk factor for body contouring surgical complications.
Providers and patients alike continue to reap the benefits of utilizing radiofrequency (RF)-based energy for non-surgical, no-downtime body shaping and skin rejuvenation procedures. As a versatile example of this trend, the Thermi250® device from Thermi, an Almirall Company (Dallas, Texas) employs temperature-controlled RF that delivers a tailored treatment for non-invasive, non-ablative body rejuvenation for people of all skin types.
A task force representing several plastic surgery societies urges practitioners to reevaluate performing gluteal fat injections.