Every year at Mountain State ENT & Aesthetic, Dr. Paine has a number of patients who come in just before summer wondering what it will take to get their bodies “beach-ready”. Come summer, it is often too late. Fortunately, there is still time to get the body you want this spring. Here, we take a look at three of our most popular body contouring procedures that can have you looking better by summer and explain just how far ahead you should schedule your consultation with Dr. Paine.
Liposuction has long been a summertime favorite as it effectively removes unwanted fat deposits from tricky areas including the midsection, stomach, arms, and even around your thighs.
Why Choose Liposuction?
Patients with a significant amount of fat are the best candidates for liposuction. In comparison to non-surgical methods, liposuction is able to target and remove larger quantities of fat than . As a surgical cosmetic procedure, liposuction does require that you “go under the knife”. That said, liposuction has come a long way and is now a far gentler procedure and is generally well tolerated by the body.
Advancements like SlimLipo, have made traditional tumescent liposuction even more effective! SlimLipo, a form of laser liposuction, boasts the benefits of skin tightening in addition to fat reduction.
What to Plan For?
A full recovery from liposuction can take upwards of a few months. During your initial recovery, your activities will need to be limited. As your body heals over the next few weeks, you will be able to gradually return to your normal lifestyle.
A non-invasive procedure that stimulates collagen using a radio frequency technique that can be performed from the nose to the toes. There is no downtime to this and usually a series of 3-6 treatments are recommended.
Why Choose Thermi250?
Anyone who wants skin tightening, elasticity renewal, cellulite reduction, collagen production, or a fresher outlook without any downtime. Most clients say it is comparable to a warm massage.
While newer to the market than liposuction, Coolsculpting has none-the-less revolutionized non-surgical fat reduction.
Why Choose CoolSculpting?
CoolSculpting is perfect for those who are already living a healthy lifestyle but need some assistance in losing that last little bit of fat. Targeting otherwise hard to exercise areas, CoolSculpting is ideal for love handles, a stomach pooch, and saddle bags. With each session, CoolSculpting boasts up to a 25 percent reduction!
What to Plan For?
Because CoolScupting does not require surgery, there is no downtime. Although you may be sore, swollen, and bruised for a day or two, you are able to return to your daily activities immediately following your CoolSculpting treatment.
Dr. Paine often advises his patients that CoolSculpting should be performed as a series—achieving better results with each treatment. You do want to plan ahead as it can take one to three months to see the final results from CoolSculpting.
Start now! If you want your body to be ready for the summer season, it’s important to schedule your consultation during the early days of spring!