Is it right for me – More Information

Cellulite will affect 80 to 90% of post pubertal women at some point in their lives hence there are thousands of solutions out there promising the miracle cure.  They range from treatments with scientific back up to absolute myths so let’s look at some of the more common treatments you will find out there

Why is there a lot of media about cellulite?

The condition is not new but, now that there’s are non-surgical solutions BTL Unison for it, demand is growing as many women would not contemplate surgery.  Improved appearance of cellulite giving improved confidence is now a simple short painless procedure.

What treatments are available and how does it work?

BTL Unison treatment is specifically designed to help women who suffer from cellulite. The treatment works in conjunction with the body’s natural reparative process kick starting the fibroblast activity to rebuild collagen and elastin fibers without surgery, without pain and without down time.

Safety

The treatment requires no anesthesia has no downtime and has passed all the relevant safety certifications

When will I see results

3 to 4 treatments sessions in the normal recommended protocol.  Results will be visible very early on but will continue to improve over a full 12 weeks as the fibroblast (rebuilding activity continues within the

 

Other options currently available to women across the globe

Cellulite differs from fat.  Treatments that can effectively remove fat often have very little effect on cellulite

Laser treatment may improve the appearance of cellulite however it is an invasive treatment. It involves inserting a laser probe under the skin.

Subcision This treatment is again like laser is invasive.  A medical instrument is inserted under the skin to cut the connective septae that creates the dimple in the cellulite

Carboxytherapy.  During this treatment carbon dioxide gas ins injected under the skin again making it invasive which can be painful and cause bruising

Endermologie involves a deep massage with a vacuum-device this in effect gives the same as a manual lymphatic drainage massage that only deals with one aspect of the causes of cellulite

 

Laser-assisted liposuction this will remove small amounts of fat but again is an invasive procedure that is used more to re-contour the body rather than improve cellulite

Ultrasonic liposculpting this will remove small amounts of fat but again is an invasive procedure that is used more to re-contour the body rather than improve cellulite

Creams

Containing Caffeine This topical application is shown to dehydrate the skin this temporarily improving the appearance of cellulite

Retinol may reduce the appearance of cellulite by improving levels of collagen. To be effective it must be of a concentration that would normally require a prescription and only deals with the thinning skin factor is =n the causes of cellulite

Compression garments.  These restrict the flow of blood to the area so actual may be counterproductive as healthy blood flow is a pre-requisite of healthy collagen production

Liposuction and dieting do not remove cellulite because it does not affect the structure of the connective tissue.

Acoustic wave therapy

Studies show that this can reduce the appearance of cellulite. Several treatment sessions are needed to see a reduction.

Acoustic wave therapy: A handheld device uses sound waves to break up cellulite.

Weight Loss. Extra Weight can make cellulite more visible.  Whatever health matter you are researching being a healthy weight will always be good advice

Exercise Improved muscle tone will make skin appear tighter.  Also, will increase blood flow and lymphatic drainage again two big pluses in the fight to reduce cellulite

If you see results, it seems that you must continue the treatments to continue seeing results. The cellulite tends to return within 1 month of stopping treatment.

Cryolipolysis This treatment freezes unwanted fat to get rid of it.  While it can be very effective for getting rid of small pockets of unwanted fat, it currently cannot get rid of cellulite.

Mesotherapy During this procedure, injections are administered directly into the cellulite site. Different substances are injected into the area, including caffeine, hormones, enzymes