Physical appearance of an individual builds confidence and also aesthetic looks. Body shaping can be performed by various techniques by bothinvasive and non-invasive techniques such as liposuction, lipo-light. Lipo-light therapy provides immediate results after sessions. You can find all the information about lipo-light below
What is Lipo-Light?
Lipo-Light is a cosmeceutical procedure performed to remove or reduce the fatty layers in the body. The method utilizes light emitting diode (LED) system. The procedure involves usage of 16 pads which are strapped to different areas whose fat is difficult to be removed by diet or exercise.
What is the mechanism of action of Lipo-Light?
The light emitted from the Lipo-Light increases the permeability of the cell membrane and releases the fatty substances. The fat released gets processed by the lymphatic system. The fatty substances are broken into process able forms such as triglycerides to free fatty acids and glycerol. The released substances can help in producing energy and th rest is processed by liver which gets removed through feces.
What areas can be treated with lipo-light?
Lipo-light can target specific body parts such as belly fat, arms, hips and thighs. Almost all body parts can be treated with lipo-light except for women breast.
How much reduction in body parts can be expected?
An individual can reduce about 2 inch to 6 inch circumference of the body parts.
What are the points to be considered for Lipo-Light?
Following points are to be considered before Lipo-Light
• The candidates should be fully hydrated. One should develop the habit of drinking 8 glasses of water in a day
• Avoid using diuretic products such as coffee or alcohol
• The blood circulation is important post-surgery, hence once should perform exercise. Ideally the candidate should burn 350 calories in a day.
What are the specifications of the Lipo-Light?
It is composed of 16 pads. Each pad has contained 28 ultra-bright diodes. The optical output of each is 450mw per pad and the depth penetration is 10 to 12 mm. Lipo-Light delivers a consistent 635nM/10-12mW of energy
What is the medical device classification of Lipo-Light device?
It is a class I medical device.
What is the difference between Lipo-Light and liposuction?
Both the procedures Lipo-Light and liposuction are performed to remove excess fat from the body parts. Liposuction is an invasive procedure wherein small incisions are done in the body to remove fat with the help of syringes, whereas lipo-light is a non-invasive procedure wherein light generates heat and melts the bodyfat which is then excreted through feces.
It is a good option for candidates who do not want to go for an invasive procedure. It is a simple body shaping procedure which reducing the circumference of fatty areas such as arm, abdomen, thighs, etc. There is some evidence that the patients who have undergone lipo-light developed a better skin tone and texture whereas liposuction ca be performed only on candidates who has good skin elasticity. Lipo-light also seemed to have reduced the appearance of cellulite.
Is Lipo-Light unsafe?
Lipo-light emits light of the visible spectrum and it makes the cells work to remove the excess fat from the body. It does not seem to have caused cancer. It is not recommended for people with certain disease conditions. You can discuss your medical history before opting for the session.
How much time does it takes for each lipo-light treatment?
The treatment is quick to be performed; it takes about 30 minutes to complete the procedure.
How long do we have to wait to get the results?
The results can be visible after each session. At the end of the treatment course your body will get into the desired figure and the cellulite is also reduced or removed.In each session, the candidates can expect loss of upto 3” (the results will depends on individuals metabolism and body response).
How long does the liposuction result is retained?
One can maintain the figure obtained by following diet and exercise. If you turn lazy after treatment and chances of fat building is high.
Can only lipo-light therapy sufficient to maintain the body shape?
It is not an alternative to healthy lifestyle and exercise. Candidates should do regular exercise and maintain diet inorder to maintain the figure obtained after lipolight session.