Frequently Asked Question
How much time is required for a stretch marks treatment?
The treatment takes approximately 30 minutes (the time will depend on the size of the area being treated). It is performed over a period of four weeks.
Do I require to get admitted or is it an Outpatient procedure?
It is an outpatient procedure wherein the patient can be immediately released.
What are the side effects of stretch marks treatment?
There are no major side effects with this treatment. A few minor problems like soreness, and pain might arise. These are easily curable through rest and off the counter drugs.
How long do the results of a stretch marks treatment last?
The effects are for a long period of time. But the longevity of stretch marks cures depends on patient’s lifestyle, physical characteristics, and the part of the body treated.
What is Velashape for cellulite reduction and how does it work?
Velashape is a Class II Medical Device which is approved for circumferential reduction and for the reduction of cellulite. Symphony Laser Center’s Velashape treatments combine multiple modalities simultaneously to produce desired results in the targeted and treated area. The Velashape technology incorporates vacuum suction, mechanical rollers, infrared light and bi-polar radio frequency (RF) energy. When performed by a trained and certified clinician, patients can expect to see a reduction in cellulite, a reduction in the size of the treated area as well as contouring and smoothening of unwanted lumps, bumps and bulges.
Am I candidate for Symphony Velashape treatments?
Anyone who wants improvement of the appearance of cellulite in the thighs, hips, buttocks, and abdomen is a good candidate for Symphony Velashape treatments. Those who wish to contour unwanted bulges and disproportionate fatty areas will also a benefit of Velashape treatments. While Velashape treatments can produce outstanding results in the area of cellulite and circumferential reduction, longer term effects can be achieved by maintaining and adhering to a healthy lifestyle.
How does Symphony Velashape treatment improve the appearance of cellulite?
The mechanical process of the Symphony Velashape treatment combines gentle light and radio frequency (RF) energies. When combined with mechanical rollers and vacuum suction, the superficial fat tissue layer that contributes to cellulite can be manipulated to achieve the desired results. Furthermore, the heat from the light and RF energies increases metabolism of this fatty layer and thus promotes a reduction in the size of fat cells. The mechanical rollers and vacuum suction promote an increase in blood circulation to the local area, as well as massaging the skin to produce a smoother, less dimpled surface appearance.