What is Aqualyx® used for?
It is used to reduce localised, stubborn fat deposits in areas such as the chin, stomach, outer and inner thighs, hips, knees etc.
Who is the treatment suitable for?
It is suitable for patients who do not want the more invasive liposuction or laser lipo treatments, who do not have large amounts of fat to remove and who are over 18 years and under 60 years of age. The treatment is not suitable for pregnant or lactating women or those with a pathological condition.
Is the treatment suitable for overweight patients as a weight loss method?
No, Aqualyx® are aimed at reducing localised stubborn pockets of fat.
How quickly will I see results?
A reduction in fat deposits can be seen after just one treatment, however more sessions may required to see the optimal effect. The speed at which results are seen will vary depending on the stability of the cell membranes; younger patients are more likely to results after a longer period.
How long does it last for?
The treatment results are permanent as long as a strict diet and good exercise regiment are maintained.
What are the side effects?
Minimal side effects have been reported globally since its introduction, but patients can expect a little skin irritation, bruising and oedema, which will ease after a few days.
What are the benefits?
• Non-invasive treatment
• Suitable for men & women
• Treat small pockets of fat without surgery
• No downtime
• No aftercare
• Virtually pain-free