Smart Lipo is just that, smart. This is the latest innovation in liposuction medical technology. This is a laser body contouring procedure that uses laser beams to melt fat cells, heat and tighten the skin to give you a smother profile.
SmartLipo is a highly effective solution that promises successful fat reduction and body toning with minimal scarring and down time, practical for people of different body types. The process does not even require stitches and can be performed under local anesthesia.
The procedure is ideal for treating areas of arms, hips, face, neck, male breaks, ankles, knees tummy and other areas of the body. Here is some important information you need about this procedure.
Smart Lipo Tips to Know Before the Procedure
1. Ideal candidate
Patients considering this procedure must be above 18 years. Smart Lipo is no good for younger individuals who may still be developing. Regardless of age, the patient must also be in good health. This procedure does not affect a woman’s ability to have normal pregnancy. In fact, some women prefer to have this procedure done before having babies so they can start their pregnancy in a batter physical state. However, you should not consider SmartLipo is you are already pregnant.
2. Skin color
SmartLipo procedure is completed under the skin, so skin color doesn’t really affect the outcome of this treatment. The only thing that may be different for dark and light skinned patients is the type of scarring that may result at the incision site.
3. Abdominal fat
SmartLipo will help reduce fat above the abdominal wall. The methods targets the layer of fat closet to the surface of your skin, but not used for deeper fat. The layer under your abdominal wall is called visceral fat and can only be reduced through diet and exercise. Your surgeon will help you determine how much fat should be removed by SmartLipo.
4. Permanent fat removal
If your weight remains the same and no other conditions arise to later your physical condition, such as pregnancy, then this procedure results should be permanent.
5. FDA approved
All SmartLipo procedures are FDA approved and must be performed by certified plastic surgeons.
Different patients notice results at different times. Some patients may experience swelling and bruising after the procedure, but this will soon go away. However, after 2 weeks, you should begin to see some results. Maximum benefits can take up to 3-4 months. A follow up visit should be scheduled 4-8 weeks to ensure everything is okay.
There are many reasons why many people chose Smart Lipo over other traditional procedures. Patients undergoing this procedure benefit from:
- Effective fat removal
- Minimal scarring
- Minimal discomfort during the procedure.
- Minimal pain.
- Smoothest, best body contouring results.
- Lesser bleeding and bruising.