How long does the Laser Lipolysis procedure take?

The Laser Lipolysis procedure takes an average of 2–3 hours per session.

How many Laser Lipolysis treatments are required?

Most patients typically require only one treatment. Each Laser Lipolysis session may last from 45 minutes to one hour for each area treated. Laser Lipolysis can also be used for “touch-ups” and revisions to previously treated areas.

Does Laser Lipolysis treat cellulite?

The Laser Lipolysis procedure will improve the body’s shape and will not improve cellulite.

Do I have to stay in the hospital?

No. Laser Lipolysis is performed as an out-patient procedure under local anesthesia. You won’t be required to stay in the hospital, since recovery from Laser Lipolysis works best within the comfort of your home.

What if I’ve already had regular liposuction?

Laser Lipolysis may be extremely effective for improving upon body areas that have been previously treated with traditional liposuction. With the Laser Lipolysis procedure your doctor can further sculpt or contour those areas on the body that have “droopy” skin, especially if you are a relatively thin, healthy person who wants additional toning and tightening.

What are the main advantages of Laser Lipolysis?

It offers the smoothest, best body-contouring results. It entails only a short recovery time. Minimal discomfort is involved. It is safer than traditional liposuction. It tightens the skin around the treatment area. It is more affordable than traditional liposuction. The results are permanent.

Can Laser Lipolysis work on areas that regular liposuction can’t?

Yes. Since the aiming beam at the tip of the Laser Lipolysis laser allows the doctor to know exactly where he or she is at all times, the procedure is very precise. As such, Laser Lipolysis is very effective in body areas that are not suitable for traditional liposuction, such as the face, neck, back and knees.

Does the Laser Lipolysis procedure hurt?

Since the Laser Lipolysis procedure is performed under local anesthesia, there is very little pain or discomfort involved. You may feel a minor stinging sensation and an impression of tugging at your skin during the Laser Lipolysis treatment, but these discomforts are minimal.