Melt away fat with radio frequency

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Gentle treatment methods with the most natural results possible are the most important trend in aesthetic medicine. Radiofrequency can be used to tighten skin on the face as well as on the body and reduce fat – without surgery and downtime.

The BTL Exilis Elite system works with high-frequency monopolar current, radiofrequency and ultrasound whereby the skin, subcutaneous tissue and fatty tissue can be selectively heated. And this is how it works:

Exilis Elite offers a wide range of applications and has been used in the USA, Western Europe and Asia for some time. Now, the system developed by the American FDA (Food and Drug Adminsteration) certified device increasingly used by German physicians, dermatologists and plastic surgeons.

Radiofrequency is suitable for body and face

“For example, it is a perfect, non-invasive and painless way to get legs in shape,” explains Dr. Sonja Sattler of Rosenpark Clinic, who uses Exilis Elite at Bellaris in Hamburg and Frankfurt. In her experience, the technique is ideally suited the inner thigh to tighten or Cellulite to combat.

However, the manufacturers of the device promise much more. In principle, according to the medical technology company BTL, which also develops devices for the fields of cardiology and physiotherapy, this technology allows the shape the entire body silhouettefrom Bust and cleavage over arms, back, buttocks to the small folds above the knee.. In facial treatments it is used especially for the Tightening of the chin and neck area used.

Treatment without downtime

Here’s how it works: Therapy is performed by operating two differently sized handpieces. During the treatment, which is also known as a Lunchtime-Treatment can be performed during the lunch break, the respective handpiece is guided in gentle, circular movements over the selected body or face area.

Tightening the skin with radio frequency

Through the targeted heating of the tissue to 45 degrees Celsius sets the breakdown of fat cells and the tightening of the collagen fibers in. Patients can sleep, read, or simply relax during the treatment. The heating of the tissue is comparable to a hot stone massage. There are no downtime. Immediately after the application, the patient can start again in his usual everyday life.

Innnovative Layering Technique

The Treatmentitself lasts about30-45 minutes. Thanks to an integrated cooling system in three stages, it is possible to heat in a so-calledLayering techniqueprecisely determine the penetration depth of the radio frequency, Fat cellscan so destroyed with pinpoint accuracybe destroyed.

SIDE EFFECTSdo not exist. The skin surface, surrounding tissues and nerves are not damaged. The skin area may be red for a short time after treatment.

Four sessions are usually recommended, one to two weeks apart at most. Final RESULTS are visible after six months. COST per treatment from 200 euros.

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