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What is Difference Between Velashape, SmoothShape, UltraShape and Zerona?

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UltraShape, VelaShape 3, and Zerona Explained

VelaShape 3 uses infrared and radiofrequency to tighten the skin while at the same time stretching the internal fibrous bands to improve cellulite. UltraShape on the other hand his used to reduce fat resulting in a smaller waistline. When both technologies he is together as a synergistic effect and this is recommended for best possible results.
Zerona uses cool laser and in my experience this had negligible effects (ie save your money). We returned our Zerona machine and as it was not efficacious.


Orange County Plastic Surgeon
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Difference between these contouring procedures is nothing

I agree fully with the above surgeon. The only difference is...nothing. They have slick marketing and will promise big results and will underdeliver. Takes a surgeon to remove the fat, not a machine.

See a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon.

Good luck.

Andrew T. Cohen, MD
Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon
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Zerona, Velashape, Ultrashape, SmoothShape

The difference between them is not as important as what they all have in common: dubious merit, slick marketing, and a desire to cash in on the public's fascination and demand for the "latest and greatest" thing. The device does not make the result, the surgeon makes the result! Get a few opinions from board-certified Plastic surgeons and listen to what you are being told. If it sounds too good to be true, it usually is!

Marcel Daniels, MD
Long Beach Plastic Surgeon
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