Powered by revolutionary Elōs technology, VelaShpae is the first FDA-cleared non-invasive medical solution to cellulite, giving smoother skin with zero downtime through the application of deep, dense heating to target areas. It is estimated that 80% of all women over the age of 20 have cellulite, and VelaShape is the first device of its kind to allow you to safely treat it. Give your patients the smooth-looking skin they desire with zero downtime.
Delivers deeper, dense heating to smaller target treatment areas. When used in conjunction with the larger, VelaShape Body Applicator, you can produce more pronounced results, faster.
Posterior Thigh • Buttocks • Outer Thigh & Hip • Anterior Thigh • Inner Thigh • Upper Arm • Neck • Saddlebags • Love Handles • Abdomen.
Who is a candidate for VelaShape?
Anyone who has dimpled skin or cellulite and isolated pockets of fat can be candidates for the procedure. Since the device can work on many body areas, the uses are almost limitless. If one wants to reduce a pant size, then treatments of the abdomen, upper thigh, and hips are recommended. If one wants to just target cellulite on the back of the legs it can be done as an isolated and customized area. Tighter arms and in some cases, double chins can be treated effectively. Bra lines, love handles, saddlebags, etc. are also popular areas for the VelaShape.
What does the procedure feel like?
The VelaShape feels like deep heat and massage. The device will lift tissues with suction and vacuum, and then target these tissues with infrared and bipolar radiofrequency energies to reduce fat cell volume and tighten skin. Most patients find the procedure very tolerable and can be relaxing.
How many treatments do I need?
Although results can be seen after 4 treatments, it is advised that 6 treatments over 6 weeks be done initially. Thereafter, one's lifestyle can make a huge difference on the need for maintenance treatments. If one watches their diet and gets regular exercise, then a treatment every 3 months may be all that is needed. However, inactive lifestyles and over-indulging could mean that a monthly maintenance is required.
Is VelaShape a permanent cure for cellulite?
No, presently we have no cure for cellulite, but this technology seems to be one of the easiest and fastest methods of showing improvement than other means available on the market today and, the procedure is non-invasive with no needles or incisions necessary.
Are there any side effects of the treatments?
Some people may experience some mild bruising which is temporary. If a patient is on anti-coagulants, they should not undergo treatments as this procedure can increase blood flow to an area. Temporary redness and increased heat can be experienced in the treated areas for about one hour.
How soon will one see results?
Doctors are reporting results in as little as 4 weeks. Treatments of the abdomen, love handles, buttocks and possibly hips can result in a reduced pant size in as little as one month.