Treatments for laser cellulite removal used to be popular until the arrival of endermologia which was found by the Clinics and Spas to give better results. However, the latest treatments have two or three different approaches, usually combining both laser technology ad Endermologia and sometimes including radiofrequency as well. These new laser cellulite removal treatments are known by various names:
SmoothShapes (FDA approved) is a high-tech laser and light based remedy for the effective removal of unwanted cellulite. It uses massage rollers and vacuum sucking to help break up the fatty deposits, followed by radio frequency to soften the fat and make it easier for removal. These treatments are pain-free, altough not enjoyed by some sensitive people, and effectively move the liquified fat out through the lymphatic system while at the same time increasing circulation and regenerating collagen, resulting in a smooth, firm body.
VelaShape (FDA approved) is another form of laser cellulite treatment using bi-polar radio frequency and laser light technologyum and mechanical massage. ell as vacu, as wto remove cellulite, using a bi-polar radio frequency and laser light technology, as well as vacuum and mechanical massage. This treats the deeper layers of fat as well as the surface cellulite to increases lymphatic drainage and reduces the orange peel skin effect of cellulite as well as reducing a few unwelcome inches from the area treated, which could be an additional bonus for overweight clients. About 16 treatments over 8 weeks are required for the treatment, followed by monthly maintenance.
TriActive Laser Dermatology (FDA approved) uses a combination of low energy laser to improve circulation, localized cooling to reduce inflammation and a suction massage to promote lymphatic drainage and stimulate collagen growth. At least 10 treatments are recommended for the initial treatment, plus regular maintenance thereafter.
Bio-Cellulite. This treatment is a combination of endermologie massage with infrared laser therapy.
Smartlipo Liposuction for Cellulite Removal. (This is not the conventional liposuction which only removes fat at a deep level. Smartlipo laser turns fat into an oily substance which is eliminated by the lymphatic system in the usual way but it is used for treating small areas such as face, neck,and arms. Treatments require local anaesthetic and are usually complete in one session. Stitches are not required but clients are required to wear compression garments for a period of time.
Endermologie. (The first cellulite treatment to be approved by the FDA) This cellulite removal treatment uses a vacuum contained in which the client stands. It measures up to waist level and mechanically vacuums the skin for the purpose of breaking up the hardened connective tissue. This is followed by a mechanical massage machine with 2 rollers and a gentle suction action crease circulation. The treatment is not painful but a little bruising might occur.
In recent years a lot of research has been done in an effort to find a solution to the problem of orange-peel skin and the clinical option of laser cellulite removal is now a greatly improved reality.