BodyFX - FAQs


 

With all of the different devices out there, you may be wondering, why BodyFX?

BodyFX is the first and only non-invasive body contouring technology proven to both permanently kill adipose tissue and contract the skin. BodyFX addresses problematic fatty tissue in large body areas such as the abs, flanks or love handles, thighs, back and much more.  It works by using radio-frequency energy and negative pressure which leads to killing fat and tightening the skin. If you have unwanted pockets of fat, cellulite or just wish you tighten skin, this device can achieve your goals.

 

 

WHAT IS BODYFX?

BodyFX is a new, long-lasting, non-invasive solution to reduce the unsightly appearance of cellulite. BodyFX will reshape your body to provide a non-surgical alternative to liposuction. BodyFX is the perfect solution to get rid of your mummy tummy or muffin top, and improve your general body contour.

HOW DOES BODYFX WORK?

BodyFX uses a combination of different clinically proven modalities including radio-frequency energy, deep tissue heating, and suction coupled negative pressure. The radio-frequency energy distributes heat to the skin and underlying fat, causing the tissues to heat and contract. The vacuum and controlled energy pulses then work synergistically to provide beautiful body shaping results.

HOW SAFE IS THE TREATMENT?

A series of radio-frequency energy is delivered by a succession of pulses at 1 million cycles per second. While this may sound intense, it is very safe. To maximize comfort, the body’s temperature will be constantly monitored, with ongoing accurate feedback of the skin’s temperature. This thermal monitoring provides the utmost in temperature control.

DOES IT HURT?

Most users find BodyFX comfortable. During treatment you can expect a warming of your skin and gentle pulling sensation as the radio-frequency and vacuum work to smooth out unwanted stubborn pockets of fat.

HOW SAFE IS THE TREATMENT?

A series of RF energy is delivered by a succession of pulses at 1 million cycles per second. While this may sound intense, it is very safe. To maximize comfort, the temperature will be constantly monitored, with ongoing accurate feedback of the skin’s temperature. This thermal monitoring provides the utmost in temperature control.

DOES IT HURT?

Most users find MiniFX comfortable. During treatment you can expect a warming of your skin and gentle pulling sensation as the radio-frequency and vacuum work to smooth out unwanted stubborn pockets of fat.

HOW MANY SESSIONS ARE REQUIRED?

It is recommended that weekly sessions are performed over an eight-week period. Gradual improvements in the treatment area can be seen following the first few treatments – with the skin’s surface feeling smoother and softer immediately.

WHAT KIND OF POST PROCEDURE CARE IS REQUIRED?

There is absolutely no downtime for BodyFX. It can be a lunchtime procedure. Patients will notice redness and warmth in the treated area which will subside after a few hours. This warmth is equivalent to the sensation felt after a deep tissue massage and will not prevent anyone from their regular activities.

 

WHAT IS MiniFX?

MiniFX is a new non-invasive solution to reduce the unsightly appearance of cellulite. MiniFX targets small areas requiring fat and cellulite treatment.

HOW DOES MiniFX WORK?

MiniFX uses a combination of different clinically proven modalities including radio-frequency energy, deep tissue heating and suction coupled negative pressure.  The radio-frequency energy distributes heat to the skin and underlying fat, causing the tissues to heat and contract. The vacuum and controlled energy pulses then work synergistically to provide beautiful shaping results.

HOW SAFE IS THE TREATMENT?

A series of RF energy is delivered by a succession of pulses at 1 million cycles per second. While this may sound intense, it is very safe. To maximize comfort, the temperature will be constantly monitored, with ongoing accurate feedback of the skin’s temperature. This thermal monitoring provides the utmost in temperature control.

DOES IT HURT?

Most users find MiniFX comfortable. During treatment you can expect a warming of your skin and gentle pulling sensation as the radio-frequency and vacuum work to smooth out unwanted stubborn pockets of fat.

HOW MANY SESSIONS ARE REQUIRED?

It is recommended that weekly sessions are performed over an eight-week period.  Gradual improvements in the treatment area can be seen following the first few treatments – with the skin’s surface feeling smoother and softer immediately.

WHAT KIND OF POST PROCEDURE CARE IS REQUIRED?

There is absolutely no downtime for MiniFX. It can be a lunchtime procedure. Patients will notice redness and warmth in the treated area which will subside after a few hours.  This warmth is equivalent to the sensation felt after a deep tissue massage and will not prevent anyone from their regular activities.

 

PLUS stimulates the formation of new collagen and improves the skin's elasticity for long-lasting and remarkable results. This is the perfect treatment if you have sagging skin in your face and neck, knees, abs and other parts of the body.  If you want to improve and contour areas of your body, even more, this can help to achieve those results as well. It’s a comfortable, non-invasive solution that you can do over your lunchtime break without worrying about downtime. Most patients go through a series of recommended treatments based on the consultation.  These results can be long lasting with proper maintenance and the right skin care routine.

WHAT IS PLUS?

PLUS uses fractionated radio-frequency energy to stimulate collagen production for body remodeling. After Plus treatments you can achieve a more youthful and toned skin contour making your body appear smoother, sexier and younger.

IS PLUS FOR ME?

PLUS is recommended for individuals who are looking for a non-invasive skin treatment to address targeted areas that require contraction. Plus can be used to reduce texture irregularities in lax skin to provide a lifted appearance. Plus is safe and can be used on all skin types and tones.

WHAT RESULTS WILL I SEE AND FEEL?

During treatment, most patients will feel a heat sensation and “feel” tighter. Over time patients typically notice a reduction in the folds of their skin leading to a smoother contour of the body. Textural irregularities will even out and sagging skin will appear more toned.

WHAT AREAS CAN BE TREATED?

PLUS can be used on parts of the body that may need contraction after the effects of weight gain/loss or general aging. Most common areas of treatment include the abdomen, arms (bat wings), inner thighs, outer thighs, back fat, and knees.

WILL IT HURT?

PLUS is essentially painless and has no downtime; it feels like a hot stone massage. Patients may see slight redness in the treated area, which will lessen within a few hours. All patients are able to return to their daily activities immediately after treatment.

HOW MANY SESSIONS ARE REQUIRED?

Typically, weekly sessions are recommended over a six to eight-week period. Individuals with mild skin laxity may be treated in fewer sessions with more weeks between each treatment. Scheduling should be based on a pre-evaluation. Best results will be noticed over time or after a series of treatments.