Until recently, VelaSmooth was the top treatment for cellulite with its combined use of infrared light and radio frequency to smooth out cellulite. Recently, the same company that introduced Velashape added the benefits of vacuum and mechano-stimulation to infrared light laser and radio frequency technology. The result – VelaShape, More on Velashape
The newest member to the cellulite roller and vacuum club is SmoothShapes. What sets it apart is its use of two different lasers during treatment. The first laser delivers energy to the subcutaneous fat cells to increase their permeability, while the other melts the lipids inside the fat cells. The massage from the rollers along with the suction then helps to eliminated the liquified lipids by speeding up lymphatic drainage. More on SmoothShapes
Cellulite is not unusual; 90% of women over the age of 20 have it. The dimples and puckers that develop on the thigh, hip and stomach is normal fat that collects just below the skin surface.
There are lots of opinions but no sound medical agreement about the cause of cellulite. The contenders are: More on Cellulite Treatments
People who deal with extra-fat problems know how frustrating it can be to get no results from diets and exercise. After trying just about anything, surgery is the chosen option for many. Fortunately, cosmetic surgery keeps evolving and surprising us, as more non-invasive methods become available. CoolSculpting is one of these treatments and has been given good reviews both by doctors and patients. Its results are considered significant, durable and reliable to remove fat, without the risks and recovery period associated with an invasive procedure like liposuction.
How Does CoolSculpting Work?
CoolSculpting, also known as Zeltiq, is an FDA-approved non-invasive fat reducing procedure created by Zeltiq, a global medical device company. It is commonly used to treat those areas of the body that easily accumulate fat – waist (love handles), hips, upper and lower abdomen, bra line and mid-back. …More on How Coolsculpting – Zeltiq Works
Cellulite. Ugh. Just the word is enough to make most women shudder. Whether it’s on your thighs, rear, arms, or abdomen, cellulite is sometimes unavoidable and often hard to get rid of.
Fortunately in today’s constantly evolving cosmetic procedure industry, it’s not all bad news when it comes to stubborn cellulite. The FDA has approved several devices that all take a similar approach to the battle of the demonic dimples. So similar in fact, it can be hard to keep them straight. Endermologie, Velashape, and SmoothShapes all use More on Removing Cellulite
A woman’s legs are often the last bastion of youth. Free of sagging and wrinkles, legs enjoy the light of day well into our senior years. But when a woman finds herself burdened with varicose veins, a future of fashionable tennis matches and summer dresses seems hopeless. However, advances in laser therapy have not only put an end to painful vein stripping but have ushered in a new era of effective varicose vein treatment.
Causes of Varicose Veins
Your body’s circulatory system is made up of More on Varicose Laser Therapy
CoolSculpting by Zeltiq Offers Spot Fat Reduction Without Liposuction. Who amongst us doesn’t have that little problem area? You know the one. It can be that little “pouch” below the belly button or the dreaded “muffin top.” It may be that annoying extra roll above the bra line that shows up in a tight fitting tee shirt. It’s often the first thing you notice …More on Zeltiq Fat Reduction
Cellulite is the dimpling of the skin due to underlying fat deposits that adhere to the underside of the skin, pulling it down in an uneven pattern. It is most often found on the backs of the thighs, buttocks and abdomen. Cellulite is more common in women than in men and it usually appears after puberty. …More on Ways To Eliminate Cellulite
If you have unsightly spider veins, you can probably thank your grandmother or mother for them. Spider veins, which are most often found on the thighs, ankles, calves and face, are mostly hereditary. However, other factors such as hormone and weight changes during pregnancy, extended periods of standing (common among waitresses/hairdressers) and weight gain can also contribute to the formation of spider veins. Luckily, as you’ll see in this article, you can also thank modern medicine for giving you a way to get rid of them.
What are Spider Veins?
Spider veins are small blood vessels that appear near the surface of the skin and can be either red or blue in color. They are sometimes a symptom of deeper vein reflux problems – when the blood in the legs is flowing down instead of …More on Removing Sider Veins with Laser and Schlerotherapy
Sagging thighs can be the result of extreme weight loss or the natural aging process. Thigh lifts are a safe and effective way to give thighs a firmer, more youthful appearance, and new techniques have been developed which minimize scarring and maximize aesthetics.
Thigh lift surgery, also known as thighplasty, is a cosmetic procedure that removes excess skin and fatty tissue from the thighs. Since different patients have different problem areas, surgeons have come up with …More on Thigh Lift